Detroit Falls 5-1 to Thrashers - Recap
Detroit couldn't hang with the Thrashers on Wednesday as Atlanta blasted the Red Wings 5-1 at Philips Arena.
Atlanta won as a +133 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Atlanta got goals from Anthony Stewart, Chris Thorburn, Andrew Ladd, Dustin Byfuglien, and Bryan Little in the victory. Thorburn opened the scoring at 2:39 of the first period.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 32 of 33 Detroit shots in the victory.
Detroit got a goal from Todd Bertuzzi in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Detroit got a 26-stop effort from Jimmy Howard in the loss.
Atlanta scored 2 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Detroit went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Detroit lost the shots on goal battle to Atlanta by a margin of 38-33.
Atlanta looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canadiens. The Red Wings will aim to get back on the winning track at Columbus.