Recap - Devils Defeat Carolina 4-2
|Recap - Devils Defeat Carolina 4-2|
Zach Parise scored a pair of goals against the Hurricanes as New Jersey handed Carolina a 4-2 defeat on Monday at Prudential Center.
New Jersey was favored by -119 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
New Jersey got goals from Zach Parise (2), Ilya Kovalchuk, and Mark Fayne in the victory. Parise opened the scoring at 3:59 of the first period.
Johan Hedberg stopped 24 of 26 Carolina shots in the victory.
Alexei Ponikarovsky and Chad LaRose scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Johan Hedberg.
Carolina got a 22-stop effort from Cam Ward in the loss.
On the power play, New Jersey went 1-for-5, while the Hurricanes were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
New Jersey looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Kings. The Hurricanes will aim to get back on the winning track vs Boston.