Detroit hosts Vegas after Bertuzzi’s 2-goal game
Published Sunday, November 7th, 2021 | 12:05 p.m.
Updated 57 minutes ago
Vegas Golden Knights (6-5-0, sixth in the Pacific) vs. Detroit Red Wings (5-5-2, seventh in the Atlantic)
Detroit; Sunday, 6 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Red Wings +118, Golden Knights -140; over / under is 5.5
BOTTOM LINE: Detroit hosts the Vegas Golden Knights after Tyler Bertuzzi scored two goals in the Red Wings’ 4-3 overtime win over the Sabers.
The Red Wings are 2-1-2 on their home ice. Detroit ranks eighth in the Eastern Conference with an average of 5.2 assists per game, led by Moritz Seider with 0.8.
The Golden Knights are 4-2-0. Vegas has an average of only 3.0 penalties per game, the fewest in the league. Mark Stone leads the team with an average of 0.5.
For the first time this season, the teams will meet on Sunday.
TOP PERFORMANCE: Bertuzzi leads the Red Wings with a plus-10 in nine games this season. Lucas Raymond has scored five goals and seven assists in their last 10 games for Detroit.
Chandler Stephenson leads the Golden Knights with 12 points, scoring five goals and amassing seven assists. Jonathan Marchessault has 6 points in the last 10 games for Vegas.
LAST 10 MATCHES: Red Wings: 4-5-1, averaging 2.5 goals, 4.6 assists, 3.5 penalties and 7.3 penalty minutes while giving up 3.1 goals per game with a 0.902 savings rate.
Golden Knights: 5-5-0, averaging 2.6 goals, 4.1 assists, 2.9 penalties and 7.5 penalty minutes while giving up 2.8 goals per game with a .920 save percentage.
INJURIES: Red Wings: Dylan Larkin: daily (in person).
Golden Knights: Mark Stone: day in and day out (unknown), William Karlsson: out (lower body).
The Associated Press created this story using Data Skrive technology and Sportradar data.