Detroit vs Los Angeles Recap - Red Wings Win 3-1
Los Angeles was unable to break down Jimmy Howard on Saturday, firing 45 shots but scoring only 1 time in a 3-1 loss against the Red Wings.
Bettors who backed the Red Wings were rewarded as +168 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.
Detroit got goals from Daniel Cleary, Tomas Tatar, and Riley Sheahan in the victory. Sheahan opened the scoring at 17:11 of the first period.
Jimmy Howard stopped 44 of 45 Los Angeles shots in the victory.
Los Angeles got a goal from Drew Doughty in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Los Angeles got a 23-stop effort from Jonathan Quick in the loss.
Detroit scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Los Angeles went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Detroit lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 45-26.
Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face Anaheim looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face Vancouver.