Red Wings vs Stars Final: 4-1 - Recap
|Red Wings vs Stars Final: 4-1 - Recap|
Valtteri Filppula scored twice to lead the Red Wings over Dallas 4-1 on Tuesday at Joe Louis Arena.
Detroit was favored by -160 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Detroit got goals from Valtteri Filppula (2), Henrik Zetterberg, and Damien Brunner in the victory. Filppula opened the scoring at 13:14 of the second period.
Jimmy Howard stopped 25 of 26 Dallas shots in the victory.
Dallas got a goal from Loui Eriksson in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 21 of 25 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Detroit scored 1 time on 6 chances on the power play, while Dallas went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Dallas lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 27-26.
Detroit looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blues. The Stars will aim to get back on the winning track vs Phoenix.