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Ducks-Red Wings series shifts to Detroit tied at 1

 

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Detroit Red Wings players celebrate Gustav Nyquist’s goal during overtime as Anaheim Ducks’ Corey Perry (10) skates off in Game 2 in Anaheim, Calif., Thursday. The Red Wings won 5-4.

ROMULUS (AP) — The Detroit Red Wings had a setback during their series-evening victory at Anaheim.

Detroit defenseman Danny DeKeyser broke his right thumb in the third period of the 5-4 overtime win in Game 2 on Thursday night, and is out for rest of the playoffs.

DeKeyser signed with the Red Wings on March 29, soon after finishing his college career at Western Michigan.

“It was a big loss and it’s hard to believe a kid out of college would be a big loss, but he is,” Detroit coach Mike Babcock said Friday night after stepping off the team plane.

Babcock has said the Red Wings wouldn...



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