The Bruins got a 3-goal performance from David Krejci as Boston handed New Jersey a 4-3 defeat on Thursday at TD Garden.
Bettors who backed the Bruins were rewarded as -150 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.
Boston got goals from David Krejci (3) and Tyler Seguin in the victory. Krejci opened the scoring at 1:13 of the first period.
Tim Thomas turned in a 28-save effort for the Bruins.
New Jersey got goals from Patrik Elias, Zach Parise, and David Clarkson in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Martin Brodeur stopped 21 of 25 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Boston went 0-for-3, while the Devils were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
New Jersey outshot Boston 31-25 in the game.
Boston heads into a battle against the Islanders. New Jersey, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.