Red Wings Down Chicago 3-2 - Match Report
Valtteri Filppula scored twice to lead the Red Wings over Chicago 3-2 on Saturday at United Center.
Detroit won as a +120 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got goals from Valtteri Filppula (2) and Todd Bertuzzi in the victory. Filppula opened the scoring at 12:59 of the first period.
Chris Osgood turned in a 26-save effort for the Red Wings.
Brent Seabrook and Bryan Bickell scored for the Blackhawks, finding the net behind Chris Osgood.
Marty Turco stopped 23 of 26 shots for the Blackhawks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Detroit went 1-for-4, while the Blackhawks were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Detroit lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 28-26.
Detroit heads into a battle against the Avalanche. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Buffalo.