Detroit Falls 4-2 to Coyotes - Recap
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 43 of 45 shots fired at him by Detroit, as the Coyotes skated to a 4-2 victory Thursday at Joe Louis Arena.
Phoenix was an underdog by +160 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Lauri Korpikoski (2), Radim Vrbata, and Keith Yandle each scored for the Coyotes in the victory. Vrbata opened the scoring for Phoenix, finding the back of the net at 7:00 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Petr Prucha.
Ilya Bryzgalov turned in a 43-save effort for the Coyotes.
Tomas Holmstrom and Johan Franzen scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Ilya Bryzgalov.
Chris Osgood stopped 32 of 35 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Phoenix scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while Detroit went 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
Detroit outshot Phoenix 45-36 in the game.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lightning. The Red Wings will aim to get back on the winning track vs Nashville.