Chicago Falls 3-1 to Red Wings - Recap
Jimmy Howard stopped 39 of 40 shots fired at him by cHicago, as the Red Wings skated to a 3-1 victory Monday at Joe Louis Arena.
Bettors who backed the Red Wings were rewarded as +122 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.
Pavel Datsyuk, Drew Miller, and Gustav Nyquist each scored for the Red Wings in the victory. Nyquist opened the scoring for Detroit, finding the back of the net at 7:49 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Damien Brunner and Joakim Andersson.
Jimmy Howard turned in a 39-save effort for the Red Wings.
Patrick Kane scored for the Blackhawks, finding the net behind Jimmy Howard.
Corey Crawford stopped 27 of 30 shots for the Blackhawks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Detroit scored 0 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Chicago went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Chicago outshot Detroit 40-30 in the game.