Lightning vs. Wings Game 3 Odds
TAMPA, FL (TheSpread) – The Detroit Red Wings head home today looking to go up 2-1 in their series with the Tampa Bay Lightning when the two meet in Game 3 at 7PM ET.
Tampa Bay is now 51-25-8 on the season and 18-16-7 on the road while Detroit is 44-26-14 overall and 22-10-9 at home. Tampa evened this series on Saturday with a 5-1 win at home. The Lightning have now won four of six meetings with the Red Wings this season and the two have hit the under in three of their last four encounters.
According to the latest oddsmakers, the Lightning are the slight favorite in this game, as Tampa Bay is getting odds of -125 to win, while the Red Wings have been given a money line of +105 at home. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5.5 goals.
Tampa Bay dominated the second game, picking up a 5-1 victory. The Lightning only had a 30-24 advantage in shots this game, but they found the net frequently. After allowing four goals, Detroit pulled goalie Petr Mrazek and put in Jimmy Howard, but he still allowed a goal as well. Tyler Johnson had two goals to lead Tampa Bay in the win while Tomas Tatar had the lone score for the Red Wings.