Phoenix Falls 3-2 to Red Wings - Recap

Phoenix Falls 3-2 to Red Wings - Recap

The Red Wings beat Phoenix 3-2 on Monday, earning a victory backstopped by Jonas Gustavsson's 29 saves.

The Red Wings were a +135 underdog in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.

Pavel Datsyuk, Ian White, and Johan Franzen each scored for the Red Wings in the victory. White opened the scoring for Detroit, finding the back of the net at 4:01 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Jakub Kindl and Daniel Cleary.

Jonas Gustavsson turned in a 29-save effort for the Red Wings.

Martin Hanzal and Rob Klinkhammer scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Jonas Gustavsson.

Jason LaBarbera stopped 32 of 35 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Detroit went 2-for-5, while the Coyotes were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.

Phoenix lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 35-31.

Detroit looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sharks. The Coyotes will aim to get back on the winning track at Minnesota.