The Coyotes came up short Monday against the Red Wings, falling 3-2.
Detroit was favored by -195 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Nicklas Lidstrom, Danny Cleary, and Henrik Zetterberg each scored for the Red Wings in the victory. Cleary opened the scoring for Detroit, finding the back of the net at 1:40 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Brian Rafalski and Mike Modano.
Jimmy Howard turned in a 29-save effort for the Red Wings.
Martin Hanzal and Keith Yandle scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Jimmy Howard.
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 37 of 40 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Detroit scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Phoenix went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Phoenix lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 40-31.
Next game, Detroit takes its act home to face Edmonton looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head on the road to face Chicago.