Calgary vs Detroit Recap - Red Wings Win 3-2
Daniel Alfredsson was the difference, potting a pair for Detroit on Thursday as the Red Wings skated off with a 3-2 victory over the Flames at Joe Louis Arena.
Detroit was favored by -140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Detroit got goals from Daniel Alfredsson (2) and Joakim Andersson in the victory. Alfredsson opened the scoring at 0:26 of the first period.
Jonas Gustavsson turned in a 20-save effort for the Red Wings.
Mark Giordano and Mikael Backlund scored for the Flames, finding the net behind Jonas Gustavsson.
Karri Ramo stopped 35 of 38 shots for the Flames, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Detroit scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Calgary went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Calgary lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 38-22.
Detroit looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Maple Leafs. The Flames will aim to get back on the winning track at Pittsburgh.