Datsyuk scores twice to lead Wings over Flyers

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Pavel Datsyuk returned after a four game absence to score twice leading the Detroit Red Wings past the Philadelphia Flyers 5-2 Wednesday night.

Stephen Weiss, who was playing in just his second game since returning from a groin injury, scored a goal and added an assist. Tomas Jurco and Henrik Zetterberg had the other Detroit goals.

Claude Giroux and Jakub Voracek had the Flyers goals.

Steve Mason was saddled with the loss after allowing three goals on 14 shots.

Jimmy Howard improved to 10-4-4 with a 22 save performance.