Recap - Red Wings Defeat Carolina 4-3

Recap - Red Wings Defeat Carolina 4-3

Detroit earned a 4-3 victory over Carolina behind a 2-goal performance from Gustav Nyquist on Thursday at Joe Louis Arena.

Detroit was favored by -170 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.

Detroit got goals from Gustav Nyquist (2), Henrik Zetterberg, and Darren Helm in the victory. Nyquist opened the scoring at 0:17 of the first period.

Jonas Gustavsson stopped 24 of 27 Carolina shots in the victory.

Andrej Sekera (2) and Brett Bellemore scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Jonas Gustavsson.

Carolina got a 43-stop effort from Justin Peters in the loss.

On the power play, Detroit went 1-for-4, while the Hurricanes were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.

Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 47-27.

Detroit looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Senators. The Hurricanes will aim to get back on the winning track at Boston.