Buffalo cruised to victory on Saturday, earning an easy 6-1 win over the Devils at Prudential Center.
Buffalo was an underdog by +129 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Buffalo got goals from Thomas Vanek (2), Drew Stafford, Patrick Kaleta, Tyler Myers, and Tyler Ennis in the victory. Stafford opened the scoring at 6:57 of the first period.
Ryan Miller stopped 26 of 27 New Jersey shots in the victory.
Zach Parise scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Ryan Miller.
Johan Hedberg stopped 11 of 15 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Buffalo went 1-for-4, while the Devils were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
New Jersey lost the shots on goal battle to Buffalo by a margin of 29-27.
Next game, Buffalo takes its act on the road to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For New Jersey, they head on the road to face New York.