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Los Angeles vs Detroit Recap - Red Wings Win 3-1

The Red Wings beat Los Angeles 3-1 on Wednesday, earning a victory backstopped by Jimmy Howard's 23 saves. The Red Wings were a -140 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5. Detroit got goals from Pavel Datsyuk, Jordin Tootoo, and Johan Franzen in the victory. Datsyuk opened the scoring at 10:32 of the second period. Jimmy Howard turned in a 23-save effort for the Red Wings. Kyle Clifford scored for the Kings, finding the net behind Jimmy Howard. Jonathan Quick stopped 33 of 36 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory. On the power play, Detroit went 1-for-4, while the Kings were 0-for-3 with the man advantage. Detroit outshot Los Angeles 36-24 in the game. Detroit heads into a battle against the Predators. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Jose.