Both teams exchanged fluky goals in the first period.
In the second period, Detroit scored two quick goals and added their third goal of the period (Larkin hat trick) but the Devils scored a late, shorthanded goal to make it 4-2 after forty minutes.
Detroit added one goal in the third and win 5-2.
Detroit goals below along with a Greiss save and the Hronek fight.
Last game before the holiday break is Thursday night in Minnesota.