What else is impressive for the Canucks is the fact that they have been on tear when it comes to winning. The Canucks are now sitting on a record and sit only 5 points out of the first place spot that is held by the Edmonton Oilers in the Pacific Division. Miller has stepped up for the Canucks on the year o far with a total of 4 goals and 8 points total.
The power play put the Red Wings in a good position to win Tuesday.
The penalty kill then botched it. The Red Wings have lost five in a row. The Canucks are Canucks captain Bo Horvat, who started the comeback with a pair of power-play goals, completed his first career hat trick with an empty-net goal with remaining.
Virtanen scored when his pass attempt went in off the skate of Detroit defenseman Filip Hronek.
Tim Schaller fired a wrist shot past Jimmy Howard off the rush at to give the Canucks some insurance. Anthony Mantha and Dennis Cholowski scored for the Red Wings, both on the power play, which went 2 for 7, after entering the night 2 for 21 9.
Horvat scored a pair of power-play goals in a span of early in the third period to tie it at Horvat put in a rebound from the net front at and then tipped in a shot by Quinn Hughes at Cholowski put the Red Wings ahead with his first of the season, on the power play, at of the second period. He took a pass from Taro Hirose, skated into the faceoff circle and fired a wrist shot past Jacob Markstrom.
Markstrom had denied Mantha on a breakaway earlier in the period. He blasted in a one-timer on a pass from Hronek.
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