Red Wings Down Boston 3-2 - Match Report
The Red Wings beat Boston 3-2 on Wednesday, earning a victory backstopped by Jimmy Howard's 33 saves.
Detroit was an underdog by +135 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Detroit got goals from Tomas Tatar, Gustav Nyquist, and Tomas Jurco in the victory. Tatar opened the scoring at 4:45 of the second period.
Jimmy Howard turned in a 33-save effort for the Red Wings.
Johnny Boychuk and Carl Soderberg scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Jimmy Howard.
Tuukka Rask stopped 17 of 20 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Detroit scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Boston went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Boston outshot Detroit 35-20 in the game.
Next game, Detroit takes its act home to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Boston, they head on the road to face Toronto.