Red Wings vs Stars Final: 5-1 - Recap
Dallas couldn't hang with the Red Wings on Saturday as Detroit blasted the Stars 5-1 at American Airlines Center.
Bettors who backed the Red Wings were rewarded as +120 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Detroit got goals from Henrik Zetterberg (2), Drew Miller, Joakim Andersson, and Tomas Tatar in the victory. Zetterberg opened the scoring at 7:04 of the first period.
Jimmy Howard stopped 44 of 45 Dallas shots in the victory.
Rich Peverley scored for the Stars, finding the net behind Jimmy Howard.
Dallas got a 12-stop effort from Kari Lehtonen in the loss.
Detroit scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Dallas went 0-for-7 with the man advantage.
Detroit lost the shots on goal battle to Dallas by a margin of 45-27.
Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face San Jose looking for another win. For Dallas, they head on the road to face New York.