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The Tampa Bay Lightning and the Detroit Red Wings will meet on the ice at Joe Louis Arena on Saturday in a battle of division rivals.

Tampa Bay won its last outing, a 4-2 result against the Oilers on November 7. Bettors who backed the Lightning at -185 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent PUSH bettors to the payout window.

Detroit lost its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Stars on November 7. Bettors who backed the Stars at +135 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Detroit:
Team record: 9-5-3 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Tampa Bay
Detroit10-0-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing at home against Tampa Bay
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Tampa Bay
is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Edmonton are 6-4
After playing Dallas are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7

Tampa Bay:
Team record: 11-4-0 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 8 games on the road
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Detroit
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing St. Louis are 4-6
After playing Edmonton are 5-5
After a win are 7-3

Next up:
Tampa Bay at Boston, Monday, November 11
Detroit home to Winnipeg, Tuesday, November 12