Brad Marchand

Bruins Lose To Red Wings After Power Play Goal

Red Wings 2, Bruins 1: Gustav Nyquist scored a power-play goal late in the second period as host Detroit won its season opener and exacted a small measure of revenge versus Boston.

Justin Abdelkader also tallied and Jimmy Howard turned aside 16 shots for the Red Wings, who were ousted by the Bruins in five games in the first round of last season's playoffs. Johan Franzen notched a pair of assists to help lead Detroit to its fifth straight home victory over its Atlantic Division rival.

Two-time Selke Trophy winner Patrice Bergeron scored an unassisted goal for the Bruins, who posted a 2-1 triumph over Philadelphia in their season opener on Wednesday. Tuukka Rask finished with...