Buffalo Falls 1-0 to Devils - Recap
Buffalo couldn't break through the New Jersey defense on Wednesday, failing to score on Martin Brodeur in a 1-0 loss at HSBC Arena.
New Jersey was an underdog by +128 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
New Jersey got a goal from Ilya Kovalchuk in the victory. Kovalchuk opened the scoring at 0:53 of overtime.
Martin Brodeur stopped 24 of 24 Buffalo shots in the victory.
Ryan Miller stopped 34 of 35 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New Jersey scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Buffalo went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 35-24.
Next game, New Jersey takes its act home to face Colorado looking for another win. For Buffalo, they head home to face Montreal.