New Jersey Ices New York 3-2 - Recap
The Devils beat New York 3-2 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Martin Brodeur's Martin BrodeurSaves saves.
Bettors who backed the Devils were rewarded as -173 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
David Clarkson, Anssi Salmela, and Jacob Josefson each scored for the Devils in the victory. Josefson opened the scoring for New Jersey, finding the back of the net at 1:57 of the first period. The goal was assisted by David Clarkson and Anton Volchenkov.
Martin Brodeur turned in a 13-save effort for the Devils.
New York got goals from Blake Comeau and John Tavares in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
New York got a 32-stop effort from Al Montoya in the loss.
New Jersey scored 0 times on 5 chances on the power play, while New York went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 35-15.
Next game, New Jersey takes its act home to face Atlanta looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face New York.