Devils Down New York 4-1 - Match Report
|Devils Down New York 4-1 - Match Report|
The Devils beat New York 4-1 on Tuesday, earning a victory backstopped by Martin Brodeur's 25 saves.
The Devils were a +115 underdog in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
Patrik Elias, Ilya Kovalchuk, David Clarkson, and Ryan Carter each scored for the Devils in the victory. Kovalchuk opened the scoring for New Jersey, finding the back of the net at 0:49 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Zach Parise and Andy Greene.
Martin Brodeur turned in a 25-save effort for the Devils.
Derek Stepan scored for the Rangers, finding the net behind Martin Brodeur.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 25 of 28 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New Jersey scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while New York went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 29-26.
New Jersey heads into a battle against the Islanders. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ottawa.