New Jersey Ices Winnipeg 3-2 - Recap
Adam Henrique scored a pair of goals against the Jets as New Jersey handed Winnipeg a 3-2 defeat on Saturday at Prudential Center.
Bettors who backed the Devils were rewarded as -145 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
New Jersey got goals from Adam Henrique (2) and Patrik Elias in the victory. Elias opened the scoring at 4:08 of the second period.
Martin Brodeur turned in a 21-save effort for the Devils.
Jim Slater and Mark Flood scored for the Jets, finding the net behind Martin Brodeur.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 25 of 28 shots for the Jets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New Jersey went 0-for-2, while the Jets were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 28-23.
Next game, New Jersey takes its act home to face Carolina looking for another win. For Winnipeg, they head on the road to face New York.