The Anaheim Ducks are off on the road to battle the Detroit Red Wings in Game 3 of their best of seven first round NHL Playoff series with a pro hockey contest on Saturday night. Face off time from Detroit is scheduled for 7:30PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by the NBC Sports Network.
The NHL playoff game three odds from this game has the home club Detroit Red Wings favored by -130 odds with the return on the Anaheim Ducks at +120 odds. The goal total is lined at 5 goals.
Detroit evened this Western conference playoff series at 1-1 following a game two 5-4 overtime win against the Anaheim Ducks as a +130 road underdog. The total landed over 5 goals.
The Red Wings opened up the 4-1 lead at the 20 second mark of the third period only to surrender three third period goals to Anaheim which forced the overtime period. At 1:21
of the extra session the Red Wings win the game on a power play goal by Gustav Nyquist. Each team had 32 shots for the game but the Red Wings dominated the facoff circle winning 15 more draws. Detroit made good work on the power play converting on 3 of 6 on the man advantage. Anaheim goes just 1 of 5 on their power play opportunities.