Calvin Pickard, left, finished with 34 saves for the Avalanche.
Detroit, MI (SportsNetwork.com) -
Jarome Iginla scored the decisive goal in the ninth round of the shootout as the Colorado Avalanche edged the Detroit Red Wings 2-1 at Joe Louis Arena.
Nathan MacKinnon and Matt Duchene scored on Colorado's first two chances in the tiebreaker, but the Red Wings stayed alive with goals from Gustav Nyquist and Tomas Tatar in rounds two and three.
Detroit's Petr Mrazek and Colorado's Calvin Pickard then matched one another save for save until Iginla's goal to begin the ninth round. Pickard then made a right pad save on Brendan Smith to secure the victory.