Arizona Coyotes (16-35-4, eighth in Central) vs. Detroit Red Wings (24-26-6, fifth in Atlantic)
Detroit; Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. EST
SUMMARY: The Detroit Red Wings host Arizona after Clayton Keller scored twice in the Coyotes’ 8-5 win over the Senators.
The Red Wings are 16-11-3 at home. Detroit averages 9.1 penalty minutes per game, the seventh-most in the Eastern Conference. Givani Smith leads the team in service by 91 minutes in total.
The Coyotes are 7-15-3 away from home. Arizona is averaging 11.3 penalty minutes per game, the second most in the Western Conference. Liam O’Brien leads the team in service by 106 minutes in total.
Arizona defeated Detroit 2-1 in the last meeting between these teams on November 20.
TOP PERFORMERS: Marc Staal leads the Red Wings with a plus-10 rating in 49 games this season. Dylan Larkin has four goals and nine assists in Detroit’s last 10 games.
Keller leads the Coyotes with 51 points, scoring 23 goals and 28 assists. Nick Schmaltz has nine goals and eight assists in Arizona’s last 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: Red Wings: 4-6-0, averaging 3.5 goals, 6.2 assists, 3.4 penalties and 7.7 penalty minutes while allowing 4.1 goals per game with a save percentage 0.879 stops.
Coyotes: 5-5-0, averaging 3.3 goals, 5.8 assists, three penalties and 8.2 penalty minutes while allowing 3.1 goals per game with a .917 save percentage.
INJURIES: Red Wings: None listed.
Coyotes: Jay Beagle: Out (Lower Body), Liam O’Brien: Out (Upper Body), Johan Larsson: Out (Lower Body), Andrew Ladd: Out (Lower Body).
The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.