Senators Down New Jersey 3-2 - Match Report
|Senators Down New Jersey 3-2 - Match Report|
The Senators beat New Jersey 3-2 on Friday, earning a victory backstopped by Pascal Leclaire's Pascal LeclaireSaves saves.
Ottawa won as a -113 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ottawa got goals from Jarkko Ruutu, Milan Michalek, and Erik Karlsson in the victory. Karlsson opened the scoring at 15:30 of the first period.
Pascal Leclaire turned in a 29-save effort for the Senators.
Patrik Elias and Dainius Zubrus scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Pascal Leclaire.
Martin Brodeur stopped 26 of 29 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Ottawa went 0-for-4, while the Devils were 2-for-3 with the man advantage.
New Jersey outshot Ottawa 31-29 in the game.
Next game, Ottawa takes its act home to face Atlanta looking for another win. For New Jersey, they head home to face Detroit.