Detroit Falls 3-2 to Wild - Recap
Minnesota skated to a 3-2 victory over Detroit on Sunday in NHL action at Xcel Energy Center.
Minnesota was favored by -132 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Dany Heatley, Torrey Mitchell, and Jason Zucker each scored for the Wild in the victory. Heatley opened the scoring for Minnesota, finding the back of the net at 9:35 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Mikko Koivu and Zach Parise.
Darcy Kuemper stopped 29 of 31 Detroit shots in the victory.
Pavel Datsyuk and Damien Brunner scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Darcy Kuemper.
Detroit got a 21-stop effort from Petr Mrazek in the loss.
On the power play, Minnesota went 0-for-2, while the Red Wings were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 31-24.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act on the road to face Edmonton looking for another win. For Detroit, they head on the road to face Nashville.