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Heading into tonight’s game, the Detroit Red Wings are in 7th place in the Eastern Conference with a record of 23-16-5 in the NHL standings. In their last ten games, Detroit has gone 7-3 and they come into tonight’s game on a three-game winning streak. On the road this season, the Red Wings are 12-9-1, and they have won five straight games away from home.
When playing against other teams from the Eastern Conference, the Red Wings have gone 14-13 this season. As the underdog, Detroit has a record of 14-14-2, and they have won three straight games when they are the underdog. The Red Wings have gone 4-1 in their last five games.
On the road this season, the Red Wings have gone 15-7 vs. the puck line, and their average scoring margin is +.2 goals per game. So far, Detroit has gone 26-18 vs. the puck line, including winning their last four games in a row.
As the underdog, the Red Wings have gone 22-8 vs. the puck line, and their average scoring differential in those games is +.1 goals per contest. In their last ten road games, Detroit’s puck line record is at 7-3, and their puck line mark vs. the Atlantic Division is at 4-10.
This season, Detroit’s games have an average of 6.9 goals per game. The average over/under number for the season is 6.4. The Red Wings come in with an over/under performance of 26-18-0.
Carolina looking to bounce back the winning ways
At home this season, the Carolina Hurricanes have been tough to beat, going 12-4-4 and have been favored in 39 of their 43 games. In the Eastern Conference, Carolina is in 5th place and 3rd in the Metropolitan Division.
Overall, the Hurricanes have a record of 24-14-5 and have gone 7-3 in their last ten games. In their last five games, Carolina has gone 3-2 and 2-1 in their last three games.
Carolina comes into this game with a puck line record of 16-27, including going 5-5 in their last ten games. So far this year, the Hurricanes have won 15 games by multiple goals.
At home, Carolina has gone 8-12 against the puck line and has an average scoring margin of +.5 goals per game. Overall, the team’s average scoring margin is +.4 goals per game.
For the season, the average number of goals per game in matchups featuring Carolina is 6.5. The season’s average over/under line is currently at 6.3. The Hurricanes come in with an over/under record of 22-20-1.
|DETROIT RED WINGS vs CAROLINA HURRICANES
|Location of the Game: PNC Arena, Raleigh
|Date and Time: Friday, January 19th 7:00 ET
|Season: 2023-2024 NHL Regular Season
|How to watch: ESPN+
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Here are the NHL Computer Picks for today’s Rangers vs Golden Knights Betting matchup:
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AI Picks: Detroit Red Wings 4 – Carolina Hurricanes 3
SBAI Picks: ATS Red Wings +1.5 | ML Red Wings +159 | OVER 6.5
Red Wings vs Hurricanes Odds
Detroit Red Wings Game Analysis
In terms of their offensive performance, thanks to the NHL player stats, the Red Wings are averaging 3.5 goals per game this season, putting them in the 4th spot in the NHL. When it comes to shots on goal per game, they are ranked 24th in the league. So far this year, the Red Wings are 8-4 in games they have had more shots on goal than their opponent. They are 15-11 in games with fewer shots on goal.
In terms of defense, the Red Wings head into the game ranked 7th in goals allowed. On average, opponents are taking 32.4 shots per game against Detroit. So far, they are 20th in shutouts, achieving 2 shutouts.
Carolina Hurricanes Game Analysis
On the offensive side, the Hurricanes are scoring an 3.4 goals per game this season, ranking 8th in the NHL. When it came to shots on target per game, they are 4th in the league. This season, the Hurricanes are 19-11 when getting more shots on goal than their opponents. And in games with fewer shots on goal, they have a 5-1 record.
In the NHL team stats, the Hurricanes defense is currently 32nd in goals allowed. Opponents are averaging 25.6 shots per game against Carolina. In terms of shutouts, they come into the game ranked 16th with 2 shutouts.
NHL Injury Report
Detroit Red Wings
- Patrick Kane – Lower Body – Questionable
- Jake Walman – Illness – Questionable
- Ville Husso – Lower Body – Out
- Matt Luff – Arm – Out
- Frederik Andersen – Blood Clots – Out
- Martin Necas – Upper Body – Questionable
- Pyotr Kochetkov – Concussion – Questionable
Detroit Red Wings vs Carolina Hurricanes Head-to-Head
In the last five head to head matchups, the Hurricanes have had the upper-hand, going 3-2. When looking back over the last ten head to head meetings between the Red Wings and Hurricanes, the Red Wings hold the edge with an puck line record of 7-3.
Across the last three head to head matchups between the Red Wings and Hurricanes, the teams have averaged 3 goals per game with an over/under record of 0-3. The last three times they have faced off with the Hurricanes as the home team, the OU record is 0-3.