Red Wings face the Coyotes on 3-game losing streak
Detroit Red Wings (8-9-2, fourth in the Atlantic) vs. Arizona Coyotes (2-13-2, eighth in the Central)
Glendale, Arizona; Saturday, 8 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Coyotes +120, Red Wings -144; over/under is 5.5
BOTTOM LINE: Detroit aims to stop its three-game losing streak with a win against Arizona.
The Coyotes are 1-4-1 at home. Arizona averages 5.0 penalties per game, the most in the Western Conference. Liam O’Brien leads the team with eight total penalties.
The Red Wings are 3-7-0 on the road. Detroit is seventh in the Eastern Conference averaging 5.0 assists per game, led by Lucas Raymond with 0.6.
The matchup Saturday is the first meeting of the season between the two teams.
TOP PERFORMERS: Kyle Capobianco leads the Coyotes with a plus-one in three games this season. Shayne Gostisbehere has seven assists over the last 10 games for Arizona.
Raymond has 18 total points while scoring seven goals and totaling 11 assists for the Red Wings. Dylan Larkin has five goals and two assists over the last 10 games for Detroit.
LAST 10 GAMES: Coyotes: 2-7-1, averaging 1.8 goals, three assists, 5.3 penalties and 14.5 penalty minutes while giving up 2.9 goals per game with a .912 save percentage.
Red Wings: 4-6-0, averaging 2.4 goals, 4.1 assists, three penalties and 6.3 penalty minutes while giving up 3.1 goals per game with a .910 save percentage.
INJURIES: Coyotes: Anton Stralman: day to day (lower body), Johan Larsson: out (covid-19 protocol), Andrew Ladd: out (covid-19 health and safety protocols), Nick Schmaltz: day to day (upper body).
Red Wings: Troy Stecher: day to day (undisclosed).