New York Falls 5-0 to Red Wings - Recap

New York Falls 5-0 to Red Wings - Recap

Detroit cruised to victory on Friday, earning an easy 5-0 win over the Islanders at Nassau Coliseum.

Bettors who backed the Red Wings were rewarded as +100 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.

Daniel Alfredsson (2), Darren Helm (2), and Gustav Nyquist each scored for the Red Wings in the victory. Helm opened the scoring for Detroit, finding the back of the net at 7:09 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Daniel Alfredsson and Brendan Smith.

Jimmy Howard turned in a 29-save effort for the Red Wings.

New York got a 25-stop effort from Kevin Poulin in the loss.

On the power play, Detroit went 0-for-2, while the Islanders were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.

New York lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 30-29.

Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face Ottawa looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Washington.