Recap - Red Wings Defeat Anaheim 5-0
|Recap - Red Wings Defeat Anaheim 5-0|
Anaheim couldn't hang with the Red Wings on Saturday as Detroit blasted the Ducks 5-0 at Joe Louis Arena.
Bettors who backed the Red Wings were rewarded as -147 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Detroit got goals from Nicklas Lidstrom (2), Henrik Zetterberg, Niklas Kronwall, and Johan Franzen in the victory. Kronwall opened the scoring at 7:04 of the first period.
Jimmy Howard stopped 22 of 22 Anaheim shots in the victory.
Anaheim got a 40-stop effort from Jonas Hiller in the loss.
On the power play, Detroit went 1-for-4, while the Ducks were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Anaheim lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 50-22.
Detroit looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Avalanche. The Ducks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Nashville.