The Phoenix Coyotes and the Detroit Red Wings will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at Joe Louis Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Red Wings listed as 370-moneyline favorites versus the Coyotes, while the game’s total is sitting at 6.
The Coyotes lost to the Islanders 3-2 as a -115 favorite on Sunday. The five goals scored fell UNDER the posted over/under total (5.5).
Shane Doan and Scottie Upshall scored for Phoenix in the loss.
Chris Osgood was pulled after giving up seven goals on 23 shots in Detroit’s 8-2 loss to Columbus on Saturday night.
The Blue Jackets pulled off the upset as +235 road underdogs in that contest, while the combined score went OVER the posted total (5.5).
Phoenix has lost 2 straight games.
Phoenix most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Chicago are 4-6
After playing NY Islanders are 6-6-1
After a loss are 3-7
Detroit most recently:
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing Edmonton are 7-3
After playing Columbus are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Phoenix’s last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Phoenix’s last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Phoenix’s last 5 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Phoenix’s last 10 games when playing on the road against Detroit
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Phoenix
Detroit is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing Phoenix
Detroit is 15-3 SU in its last 18 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Detroit’s last 11 games at home
Phoenix at New Jersey, Thursday, March 12
Detroit home to Calgary, Thursday, March 12