By Dave Hart
Coyotes 4, Red Wings 1 – Jamie McGinn two goals paced the Arizona Coyotes over the Red Wings on Tuesday night.
The Red Wings are now 13-13-4 on the season, good for 30 points and a fourth-place tie in the Atlantic Division.
Andreas Athanasiou scored the lone goal for the Red Wings while Gustav Nyquist and Thomas Vanek each chipped in with an assist.
Record: 13-13-4 30 pts
Tied for 4th Place in Atlantic Division (12 points behind first place Montreal)
Tied for 9th Place in Eastern Conference (12 points behind Montreal)
4 points behind Boston for the last playoff spot
Magic # of pts to clinch a playoff berth: 109 pts
Magic # of pts to clinch a regular season Atlantic Division title: 119 pts
Magic # of pts to clinch a regular season Eastern Conference title: 119 pts
Next Game: 12/15/2016 vs Los Angeles Kings 7:30 p.m. @ Joe Louis Arena
Stats: Goals- Andreas Athanasiou (5). Assists- Gustav Nyquist (12), Thomas Vanek (10). Goalie- Jimmy Howard OTL (5-6-1) 15 saves on 19 shots.