|Game||New York Islanders vs Detroit Red Wings|
|Date & Time||Tuesday January 14, 2020, 7:00 PM (EST)|
Nycb Live: Home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Co USA
NYI -256 O/U 5.5
The Detroit Red Wings head to New York on Tuesday to take on the Islanders. The Red Wings are 12-31-3 on the year and sit 8th in the Atlantic divsion. Detroit lost to Buffalo 5-1 in their last game. The Red Wings have won three of their last ten games and carry a 4-16-2 road record.
Jimmy Howard will protect the net for Detroit. Howard is 2-15-1 on the season with 65 goals allowed. Howard carries a 4.11 goals against average with a .880 save percentage. The Detroit Red Wings average just 2.15 goals per game which ranks last in the NHL.
The New York Islanders took on the Islanders on Monday night before heading back to their own ice. New York is 3rd in the Metropolitan with a 27-12-4 record. The Islanders have won four of their last ten games and lost to the Bruins in overtime on Saturday. New York carries a 14-5-3 home record.
Thomas Greiss will make his 20th start in goal for the Islanders. Greiss is 12-7 on the season with 46 goals allowed. Greiss carries a 2.59 goals against average with a .919 save percentage.
Recent Betting Trends
- With the Islanders the team is 14-10-2 as a favorite.
- The Red Wings are 12-33-3 as the dog.
- The Red Wings are 8-10-4 on the O/U on the road.
- The Islanders are 9-12-1 O/U at home.
The Islanders will play on back to back nights but don't have any travel involved. Detroit has been a bad team all season and it will show in this game on Tuesday. The Red Wings struggle to score goals consistently and will have issues stopping the Islanders rush. The Islanders dominate this game but the value is in the total. Final Score Prediction, New York Islanders win 6-1 but, the play is on the OVER.