Kovalchuk, Devils double Blue Jackets

Kovalchuk, Devils double Blue Jackets

Ilya Kovalchuk had a goal and three assists to lead the New Jersey Devils past the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-3 on Tuesday night.

New Jersey cashed as -220 home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 5.5-goal total set by oddsmakers.

Zach Parise posted two goals and an assist for the Devils, who got three helpers from Patrik Elias in the payday.

Kristian Huselius and Antoine Vermette both had a goal and an assist for Columbus, which was outshot 30-22 by New Jersey on the night.