In the first period, Larkin opened up scoring as he received a pass on a breakaway from Brad Richards. Larkin used a leg kick move to fake out Devils goalie Cory Schneider and finished with a backhand shot to give the Red Wings a 1–0 lead.
Larkin now tops the list for most goals by a rookie this season, and sits ahead of Buffalo Sabres forward Jack Eichel who has 13. The 19-year-old has recorded 26 points so far this season.
Watch Larkin’s goal below: