Detroit vs New Jersey Recap - Red Wings Win 3-1

Detroit vs New Jersey Recap - Red Wings Win 3-1

Detroit skated to a 3-1 victory over New Jersey on Friday in NHL action at Prudential Center.

Detroit was an underdog by +117 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.

Johan Franzen, Joakim Andersson, and Tomas Tatar each scored for the Red Wings in the victory. Andersson opened the scoring for Detroit, finding the back of the net at 19:24 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Drew Miller and Daniel Alfredsson.

Jonas Gustavsson turned in a 10-save effort for the Red Wings.

Andy Greene scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Jonas Gustavsson.

Cory Schneider stopped 18 of 21 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Detroit went 1-for-5, while the Devils were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.

New Jersey lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 21-11.

Detroit looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Panthers. The Devils will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.