Hockey odds preview - Detroit vs. Phoenix
Detroit Red Wings vs Phoenix Coyotes Odds
The hockey wagering menu sees a clash between Phoenix and Detroit on Thursday, with the host Coyotes trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
Phoenix battles the Red Wings, currently with a 18-13-5 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 17-15-4 for the Coyotes and 15-17-4 for the Red Wings.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 14-rated Coyotes and the No. 17-ranked Red Wings, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Phoenix's No. 17-ranked offense (2.7 goals per game) against a Red Wings defense that ranks No. 11 at 2.6 goals per game allowed. The Coyotes powerplay has clicked at a 15.3% rate while the Red Wings have a 78.6% rate on the penalty kill.
Detroit won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Avalanche on April 1. Bettors who backed the Red Wings at -160 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for Phoenix, they were a 3-1 winner as they battled the Kings at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Coyotes at +119 were rewarded, while the 4 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Detroit Red Wings Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 2-8
Before playing Edmonton are 6-4
After playing Colorado are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
Phoenix Coyotes Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Chicago are 6-4
After playing Los Angeles are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
A few Red Wings at Coyotes trends to consider:
Detroit is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing Phoenix
Detroit is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Phoenix
Detroit is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Phoenix is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games
Phoenix is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Detroit
Phoenix is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games when playing Detroit
Detroit at Colorado, Friday, April 5
Phoenix home to Colorado, Saturday, April 6