Ottawa Senators center Antoine Vermette takes a shot on goal during the first period of a hockey game against the Detroit Red Wings in Detroit, Tuesday. (AP/Paul Sancya)
The Senators, who broke a three-game losing streak, also got a goal from Chris Neil. Ray Emery made 43 saves, including a point blank stop on Mikael Samuelsson with 2:39 remaining.
Robert Lang, and Pavel Datsyuk got the goals for Detroit, which had its three-game winning streak snapped. Dominik Hasek made 19 saves.