Rookies Lankinen, Kurashev lead Blackhawks past Red Wings

Detroit Red Wings

Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Kevin Lankinen (32) stops a Detroit Red Wings left wing Mathias Brome (86) shot in the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

DETROIT (AP) — Kevin Lankinen made 29 saves for his first career shutout and fellow rookie Philipp Kurashev scored a pretty goal in the Chicago Blackhawks’ 2-0 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday night.

The Blackhawks are 4-0 against the Original Six rival Red Wings this season. They have won three straight overall and six of their last seven.

Alex DeBrincat added an empty-net goal with 58 seconds remaining.

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