Boston vs Detroit Wrap - Detroit Wins 6-1
|Boston vs Detroit Wrap - Detroit Wins 6-1|
Boston couldn't hang with the Red Wings on Wednesday as Detroit blasted the Bruins 6-1 at Joe Louis Arena.
Bettors who backed the Red Wings were rewarded as +105 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.
Henrik Zetterberg, Niklas Kronwall, Drew Miller, Justin Abdelkader, Tomas Tatar, and Gustav Nyquist each scored for the Red Wings in the victory. Abdelkader opened the scoring for Detroit, finding the back of the net at 11:49 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Johan Franzen.
Jonas Gustavsson turned in a 16-save effort for the Red Wings.
Boston got a goal from Jarome Iginla in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Tuukka Rask stopped 22 of 28 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Detroit went 1-for-4, while the Bruins were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Boston lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 28-17.
Detroit looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Islanders. The Bruins will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.