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NHL Betting Odds and Prediction - Tampa Bay Lightning vs Detroit Red Wings

Fans betting on NHL look for value at Little Caesars Arena on Sunday as the host Detroit Red Wings battle the Tampa Bay Lightning in hockey odds action.

A 3.6-2.2 result in favor of the Lightning is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

Tampa Bay Lightning vs Detroit Red Wings Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Detroit Red Wings bring a 17-16-7 record to the battle against the 29-9-3 Lightning. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Detroit go 19-21 so far and the Lightning go 23-18. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Detroit vs Tampa Bay injuries news.

The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Detroit Red Wings rated this week at No. 15 and the Tampa Bay Lightning sitting at No. 2.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Detroit Red Wings No. 25-ranked offense (2.75 goals per game) against a Tampa Bay Lightning defense that ranks No. 3 at 2.46 goals per game allowed. The Red Wings powerplay has clicked at a 20.49% rate while the Lightning have a 80.15% rate on the penalty kill.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Tampa Bay was a 6-3 loser in its last match on the road against the Senators. They lost as -195 underdogs, while the total score of 9 made winners of OVER bettors.

Detroit was a 4-2 winner in its last match at home against the Panthers. They won as favorites, while the total score of 6 made winners of OVER bettors.

Betting Trends
  • Tampa Bay is 12-4 SU in its last 16 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 7 games
  • Tampa Bay is 15-8 ATS in its last 23 games on the road
  • Tampa Bay is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
  • Detroit is 7-3 ATS in its last 10 games
  • Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games
  • Detroit is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Tampa Bay home to Carolina, Tuesday, January 9th
Detroit at Pittsburgh, Saturday, January 13th