Ottawa vs New Jersey Recap - Devils Win 2-1
|Ottawa vs New Jersey Recap - Devils Win 2-1|
The Devils earned a 2-1 victory over the Senators on Tuesday at Prudential Center.
New Jersey won as a -160 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Dainius Zubrus and Nick Palmieri each scored for the Devils in the victory. Palmieri opened the scoring for New Jersey, finding the back of the net at 0:35 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Andy Greene and Ilya Kovalchuk.
Martin Brodeur turned in a 15-save effort for the Devils.
Alex Kovalev scored for the Senators, finding the net behind Martin Brodeur.
Robin Lehner stopped 31 of 33 shots for the Senators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New Jersey went 0-for-1, while the Senators were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Ottawa lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 33-16.
Next game, New Jersey takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Ottawa, they head home to face Detroit.