Calgary Falls 2-1 to Devils - Recap
New Jersey needed a shootout to earn a 2-1 victory over Calgary on Wednesday in NHL action at Prudential Center.
Bettors who backed the Devils were rewarded as -135 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Ilya Kovalchuk potted the shootout winner for New Jersey. New Jersey got goals from David Clarkson in the victory. Clarkson opened the scoring at 13:06 of the first period.
Johan Hedberg turned in a 25-save effort for the Devils.
Rene Bourque scored for the Flames, finding the net behind Johan Hedberg.
Calgary got a 20-stop effort from Henrik Karlsson in the loss.
New Jersey scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Calgary went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
New Jersey lost the shots on goal battle to Calgary by a margin of 26-21.
New Jersey heads into a battle against the Islanders. Calgary, meanwhile, will have their next action against Philadelphia.