The Red Wings won their preseason home opener 4-1 over the Blackhawks in the second of a home-and-home Wednesday night.
Tomas Tatar had a hat trick and Justin Abdelkader also lit the lamp for Detroit.
Jared Coreau got the start in net for the Wings and allowed one goal on 15 shots and Petr Mrazek stopped all 16 shots he faced.
Detroit hosts the Pittsburgh Penguins tonight.
The puck drops at 7:30 p.m.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports