Devils Down Pittsburgh 3-1 - Match Report
David Clarkson scored twice to lead the Devils over Pittsburgh 3-1 on Sunday at Consol Energy Centre.
The Devils were a +145 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
David Clarkson (2) and Ilya Kovalchuk each scored for the Devils in the victory. Clarkson opened the scoring for New Jersey, finding the back of the net at 13:06 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Adam Henrique.
Johan Hedberg stopped 23 of 24 Pittsburgh shots in the victory.
Pittsburgh got a goal from James Neal in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Tomas Vokoun stopped 20 of 23 shots for the Penguins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New Jersey went 1-for-1, while the Penguins were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh outshot New Jersey 24-23 in the game.
New Jersey heads into a battle against the Hurricanes. Pittsburgh, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ottawa.