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      Wednesday
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      Thursday
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      Friday
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      Kunitz leads Penguins to 5-1 win over Red Wings

      Chris Kunitz had two goals and an assist to help the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-1 on Wednesday night in an exhibition game.

      Jussi Jokinen, Pascal Dupuis and Craig Adams also scored for Pittsburgh. Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin each had two assists, and Marc-Andre Fleury made 16 saves.

      Drew Miller scored for Detroit, and Petr Mrazek stopped 31 shots.

      Jokinen and Dupuis scored in the final 5 minutes of the first to give the Penguins a 2-0 lead. Adams made it 3-0 3:14 into the second period. Miller scored with 7:11 left in the middle period.

      Kunitz's first goal came with 2:35 remaining in the second and he added a power-play goal 9:28 into the third.