Pascal Dupuis was the difference, potting a pair for Pittsburgh on Tuesday as the Penguins skated off with a 4-2 victory over the Devils at Consol Energy Centre.
Pittsburgh was favored by -150 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Pittsburgh got goals from Pascal Dupuis (2), Chris Kunitz, and Jordan Staal in the victory. Staal opened the scoring at 17:37 of the first period.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 22-save effort for the Penguins.
Brian Rolston and Dave Steckel scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
New Jersey got a 23-stop effort from Johan Hedberg in the loss.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 1-for-3, while the Devils were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
New Jersey lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 27-24.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Islanders. The Devils will aim to get back on the winning track vs Toronto.