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Detroit Red Wings Host Boston Bruins in NHL Betting Action

The visiting Boston Bruins hope for a solid performance on Wednesday as they look to steal a win at Joe Louis Arena against the Detroit Red Wings.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Betting fans looking to back the visiting Boston Bruins before puck drop in this match found them as -131 moneyline favorites at 5Dimes. They saw an opening total of 5.5, according to BetOnline.

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 3.3-2.1 win for the Red Wings. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

Boston Bruins vs Detroit Red Wings Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Boston Bruins will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 23-19-5 this season, while the Red Wings are 19-19-6. Boston is 19-23-5 on the totals; Detroit is 20-18-6. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Detroit vs Boston injuries news.

The NHL Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the No. 10-rated Boston Bruins taking on the No. 28-rated Detroit Red Wings in this contest.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Detroit Red Wings No. 22-ranked offense (2.55 goals per game) against a Boston Bruins defense that ranks No. 5 at 2.49 goals per game allowed. The Red Wings powerplay has clicked at a 10.74% rate while the Bruins have a 86.45% rate on the penalty kill.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Boston was a 4-0 loser in its last match at home against the Islanders. They lost as favorites, while the total score of 4 made winners of UNDER bettors.

Last time out for Detroit, they were a 1-0 winner as they battled the Canadiens at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Red Wings at +131 were rewarded, while the 1 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Betting Trends
  • Boston is 9-4 ATS in its last 13 games
  • Boston is 10-2 ATS in its last 12 games on the road
  • Boston is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing Detroit
  • Boston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Detroit
  • Detroit is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games
  • Detroit is 5-13 SU in its last 18 games at home
  • Detroit is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games when playing Boston

Next Betting Matchups

Boston home to Chicago, Friday, January 20th
Detroit at Buffalo, Friday, January 20th