Wild vs Devils Final: 2-1 - Recap
Minnesota skated to a 2-1 victory over New Jersey on Tuesday in NHL action at Prudential Center.
Minnesota was an underdog by +125 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
Minnesota got goals from Clayton Stoner and Cal Clutterbuck in the victory. Clutterbuck opened the scoring at 11:38 of the first period.
Jose Theodore turned in a 21-save effort for the Wild.
New Jersey got a goal from Ilya Kovalchuk in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
New Jersey got a 16-stop effort from Johan Hedberg in the loss.
On the power play, Minnesota went 0-for-0, while the Devils were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 22-18.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act on the road to face Boston looking for another win. For New Jersey, they head home to face Philadelphia.