Phoenix Coyotes vs Detroit Red Wings Preview
Detroit Red Wings
|6-2-0||October 19, 2013, 09:00 PM | Jobing.com Arena||4-2-2|
The Phoenix Coyotes will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the Detroit Red Wings invade Jobing.com Arena on Saturday.
The Coyotes sport records of 4-2-2 heading into this matchup, while the Red Wings sit at 6-2-0 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 4-3-1 for the Coyotes and 3-4-1 for the Red Wings.
View Detroit Red Wings vs Phoenix Coyotes Odds and Stats.
If you're going with the Coyotes in this one, they were listed as moneyline Favorite of -110 on most hockey betting menus early today for Saturday's contest. The over-under was at 5.5 earlier at BetOnline.
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Coyotes at No. 19 and the Red Wings at No. 15 heading into this contest.
Last time out for Detroit, they were a 4-2 winner as they battled the Avalanche on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Red Wings at +125 were rewarded, while the 6 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Phoenix was a 3-2 loser on the road against the Ducks. Bettors on Anaheim at -140 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Phoenix's No. 15-ranked offense (2.75 goals per game) against a Red Wings defense that ranks No. 5 at 2.25 goals per game allowed. The Coyotes powerplay has clicked at a 16.67% rate while the Red Wings have a 81.82% rate on the penalty kill.
Detroit at San Jose, Monday, October 21st
Phoenix at Calgary, Tuesday, October 22nd