Recap - Hurricanes Defeat Detroit 2-1

Recap - Hurricanes Defeat Detroit 2-1

The Hurricanes beat Detroit 2-1 on Friday, earning a victory backstopped by Cam Ward's 28 saves.

The Hurricanes were a +169 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.

Carolina got goals from Jiri Tlusty and Elias Lindholm in the victory. Lindholm opened the scoring at 8:15 of the first period.

Cam Ward turned in a 28-save effort for the Hurricanes.

Riley Sheahan scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Cam Ward.

Detroit got a 17-stop effort from Jimmy Howard in the loss.

Carolina scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Detroit went 1-for-2 with the man advantage.

Detroit outshot Carolina 29-19 in the game.

Carolina heads into a battle against the Flyers. Detroit, meanwhile, will have their next action against St. Louis.