Panthers vs Devils Final: 3-2 - Recap
|Panthers vs Devils Final: 3-2 - Recap|
Florida got a pair of goals from Shawn Matthias as the Panthers skated to a 3-2 victory over New Jersey on Saturday at BB&T Center.
Florida won as a -115 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Florida got goals from Shawn Matthias (2) and Dmitry Kulikov in the victory. Matthias opened the scoring at 12:55 of the first period.
Jacob Markstrom turned in a 24-save effort for the Panthers.
New Jersey got goals from Steve Bernier (2) in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Martin Brodeur stopped 27 of 30 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Florida went 1-for-3, while the Devils were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
New Jersey lost the shots on goal battle to Florida by a margin of 30-26.
Florida looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lightning. The Devils will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.