Red Wings vs Oilers Final: 3-0 - Recap
Jimmy Howard stopped everything that Edmonton threw at him on Thursday, leading Detroit to a 3-0 win at Joe Louis Arena.
Detroit was favored by -150 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Jakub Kindl, Cory Emmerton, and Justin Abdelkader each scored for the Red Wings in the victory. Kindl opened the scoring for Detroit, finding the back of the net at 3:16 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Patrick Eaves and Brian Lashoff.
Jimmy Howard turned in a 22-save effort for the Red Wings.
Devan Dubnyk stopped 25 of 27 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Detroit went 0-for-1, while the Oilers were 0-for-0 with the man advantage.
Detroit outshot Edmonton 28-22 in the game.
Detroit heads into a battle against the Blue Jackets. Edmonton, meanwhile, will have their next action against Nashville.