Red Wings edge Avalanche

Red Wings edge Avalanche

Nicklas Lidstrom's power play goal midway through the third period lifted the Detroit Red Wings past the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 on Monday night.

Detroit cashed as a -110 road pick 'em, while the game played UNDER the 5.5-goal total set by oddsmakers.

Lidstrom added an assist for the Red Wings, who got a goal and two assists from Tomas Holmstrom in the victory.

Chris Stewart put up a goal and an assist for Colorado, which was outshot 30-24 by Detroit on the night.