Recap - Devils Defeat Philadelphia 3-1
|Recap - Devils Defeat Philadelphia 3-1|
New Jersey got a pair of goals from Patrik Elias as the Devils skated to a 3-1 victory over Philadelphia on Saturday at Wells Fargo Center.
New Jersey won as a +210 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New Jersey got goals from Patrik Elias (2) and Henrik Tallinder in the victory. Tallinder opened the scoring at 5:25 of the first period.
Johan Hedberg stopped 26 of 27 Philadelphia shots in the victory.
Philadelphia got a goal from James van Riemsdyk in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Brian Boucher stopped 19 of 21 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New Jersey went 1-for-4, while the Flyers were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
New Jersey lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 27-22.
New Jersey looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Panthers. The Flyers will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.