Detroit Ices Minnesota 3-2 - Recap
The Red Wings beat Minnesota 3-2 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Jimmy Howard's 12 saves.
Detroit won as a -150 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got goals from Jiri Hudler, Ian White, and Johan Franzen in the victory. White opened the scoring at 19:12 of the second period.
Jimmy Howard stopped 12 of 14 Minnesota shots in the victory.
Greg Zanon and Cal Clutterbuck scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Jimmy Howard.
Josh Harding stopped 38 of 41 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Detroit went 1-for-3, while the Wild were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 41-14.
Next game, Detroit takes its act home to face Columbus looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Pittsburgh.