Lightning Fall 2-1 Against New Jersey - Game Recap
|Lightning Fall 2-1 Against New Jersey - Game Recap|
The Devils beat Tampa Bay 2-1 on Wednesday, earning a victory backstopped by Martin Brodeur's Martin BrodeurSaves saves.
The Devils were a -137 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.
New Jersey got goals from Henrik Tallinder and Ilya Kovalchuk in the victory. Tallinder opened the scoring at 18:45 of the second period.
Martin Brodeur turned in a 15-save effort for the Devils.
Dominic Moore scored for the Lightning, finding the net behind Martin Brodeur.
Dwayne Roloson stopped 25 of 27 shots for the Lightning, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New Jersey went 0-for-2, while the Lightning were 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 27-16.
Next game, New Jersey takes its act home to face Pittsburgh looking for another win. For Tampa Bay, they head on the road to face Boston.