Devils vs Islanders Final: 6-1 - Recap
|Devils vs Islanders Final: 6-1 - Recap|
New Jersey cruised to victory on Saturday, earning an easy 6-1 win over the Islanders at Nassau Coliseum.
The Devils were a +100 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Jaromir Jagr, Marek Zidlicky, Ryane Clowe, Eric Gelinas, Mark Fayne, and Adam Henrique each scored for the Devils in the victory. Henrique opened the scoring for New Jersey, finding the back of the net at 5:00 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Ryane Clowe and Michael Ryder.
Martin Brodeur turned in a 18-save effort for the Devils.
New York got a goal from Kyle Okposo in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
New York got a 14-stop effort from Evgeni Nabokov in the loss.
On the power play, New Jersey went 4-for-8, while the Islanders were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 35-19.
New Jersey heads into a battle against the Sharks. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Florida.