Johan Franzen, left, of the Detroit Red Wings reaches for the puck Antti Miettinen of the Minnesota Wild controls it in the second period Sunday in Detroit. Associated Press
Red Wings top Wild, clinch another division title
DETROIT -- Nicklas Lidstrom scored and Jimmy Howard made 27 saves, helping the Detroit Red Wings beat the Minnesota Wild 4-2 on Sunday night and clinch the Central Division title.
Darren Helm, Tomas Holmstrom and Johan Franzen also scored for the Red Wings.
Detroit has won nine division titles in 10 seasons and 14 since the 1991-92 season when Lidstrom was a rookie.
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