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New Jersey vs Carolina Recap - Devils Win 5-2

New Jersey skated to a 5-2 victory over Carolina on Friday in NHL action at PNC Arena.

New Jersey won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.

New Jersey got goals from Jaromir Jagr, Dainius Zubrus, Andrei Loktionov, Mark Fayne, and Adam Henrique in the victory. Fayne opened the scoring at 18:20 of the first period.

Cory Schneider turned in a 16-save effort for the Devils.

Jordan Staal and Jeff Skinner scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Cory Schneider.

Cam Ward stopped 26 of 31 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

New Jersey scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Carolina went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.

Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 31-18.

Next game, New Jersey takes its act home to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Carolina, they head home to face Vancouver.