Red Wings back in Detroit tonight
DETROIT, MI (TheSpread) – The Detroit Red Wings return home from a lengthy road trip tonight when they play host to the New York Rangers at 8PM ET.
Detroit is 35-15-2 overall and 17-5 at home while New York is 39-17-1 overall and 18-10 on the road. New York has won five of its last six meetings with Detroit, but the home team has won four straight in this series, including both meetings this season. Detroit and New York have both tallied a total of six goals in their two meetings this year. These two have pushed or hit the under in seven of their last eight meetings.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Detroit is favored at home, as the Red Wings are getting odds of -140 to win, while the Rangers have been given a money line of +120 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5.5 goals.
Detroit is coming off a six-game road trip where it went 4-2. The Wings have lost their last two games at home and they have pushed or hit the over in five of their last six games. New York has won five of its last six overall and four of their last five road games. The Rangers have hit the over in seven of their last 10 games as well.