Red Wings play host to Predators
The Detroit Red Wings are on a three-game winning streak against the Nashville Predators as those former division rivals renew hostilities on the ice on Tuesday.
The Wings are just 4-6 in their past 10 games against the Predators, but they're 3-0 in their past three meetings - with the UNDER paying out in two of those games.
The OVER/UNDER is 2-5-3 in their last 10 matchups.
This season the Red Wings are 9-5-7 overall while the Predators are 9-9-2. As for the totals, Detroit is 10-9-2 on the OU, and Nashville is 7-9-4.
This game matches up the No. 16 (Red Wings) and the No. 19 (Predators) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
Nashville won its last outing, a 7-2 result against the Blackhawks on November 16. Bettors who backed the Predators at +160 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for Detroit, they were a 5-4 loser as they battled the Islanders on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Islanders at +102 were rewarded, while the 9 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Detroit's No. 20-ranked offense (2.57 goals per game) against a Predators defense that ranks No. 26 at 3.15 goals per game allowed. The Red Wings powerplay has clicked at a 21.54% rate while the Predators have a 81.69% rate on the penalty kill.
Nashville at Toronto, Thursday, November 21st
Detroit home to Hartford , Thursday, November 21st