Detroit vs Minnesota Recap - Red Wings Win 3-2
The Red Wings beat Minnesota 3-2 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Jimmy Howard's 28 saves.
Detroit was an underdog by +145 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Detroit got goals from David Legwand, Brendan Smith, and Gustav Nyquist in the victory. Smith opened the scoring at 10:34 of the first period.
Jimmy Howard stopped 28 of 30 Minnesota shots in the victory.
Mikko Koivu and Charlie Coyle scored for the Wild, finding the net behind Jimmy Howard.
Darcy Kuemper stopped 27 of 30 shots for the Wild, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Detroit went 2-for-2, while the Wild were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.