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Olympic Roundup: Henrik Zetterberg Scores Game-Winning Goal for Sweden

February 12th, 2014 at 4:33 PM
By Frank Vajcner

Detroit Red Wings captain Henrik Zetterberg played a key role in Sweden's victory over the Czech Republic in Olympic play.

Zetterberg's goal 51 seconds into the second period proved to be the game-winner as the Swedes defeated the Czechs 4-2 in the opening game of group play.

Niklas Kronwall picked up an assist on Zetterberg's goal.

Ottawa Senators' defenseman Erik Karlsson scored twice for Sweden, and Rangers' netminder Henrik Lundqvist stopped 27 shots.

Switzerland defeated Latvia 1-0 in the other game today.

Tags: Detroit, Detroit Red Wings, Henrik Zetterberg, Hockey, NHL

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