Wild vs Red Wings Final: 1-0 - Recap
Minnesota's defense, led by netminder Josh Harding, shut down Detroit 1-0 at Xcel Energy Center on on Saturday.
Bettors who backed the Wild were rewarded as +125 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Minnesota got a goal from Dany Heatley in the victory. Heatley opened the scoring at 10:51 of the first period.
Josh Harding turned in a 36-save effort for the Wild.
Detroit got a 19-stop effort from Jimmy Howard in the loss.
On the power play, Minnesota went 0-for-4, while the Red Wings were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Detroit outshot Minnesota 36-20 in the game.