Red Wings vs Bruins Final: 3-2 - Recap
|Red Wings vs Bruins Final: 3-2 - Recap|
The Bruins came up short Friday against the Red Wings, falling 3-2 in a shootout.
Detroit was an underdog by +120 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Todd Bertuzzi clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 3 for the Red Wings. Pavel Datsyuk and Valtteri Filppula each scored for the Red Wings in the victory. Filppula opened the scoring for Detroit, finding the back of the net at 12:43 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Henrik Zetterberg and Ian White.
Jimmy Howard turned in a 41-save effort for the Red Wings.
Daniel Paille and Patrice Bergeron scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Jimmy Howard.
Boston got a 29-stop effort from Tuukka Rask in the loss.
On the power play, Detroit went 0-for-3, while the Bruins were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Detroit lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 43-31.
Next game, Detroit takes its act home to face Nashville looking for another win. For Boston, they head home to face Winnipeg.