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NHL-worst Red Wings beat Canadeins 4-3, sweep season series

Red Wings goalie Jonathan Bernier did not give up a goal in the third period and finished with 19 saves.
Credit: AP
Montreal Canadiens left wing Paul Byron, left, and Detroit Red Wings center Robby Fabbri vie for position during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

DETROIT — Andreas Athanasiou scored his second goal with 5:15 remaining in regulation to cap Detroit's three-goal third period and the Red Wings rallied to beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-3.

Detroit swept the season series against the Canadiens, earning four of its NHL-low 15 victories against them.

Red Wings goalie Jonathan Bernier did not give up a goal in the third period and finished with 19 saves.

Nate Thompson and Jeff Petry scored to give Montreal a 2-0 lead in the first period and Nick Suzuki's goal put it ahead 3-1 after two periods.

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