New Jersey vs New York Recap - Devils Win 4-3
The Devils earned a 4-3 victory over the Rangers on Saturday at Madison Square Garden.
The Devils were a +172 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Michael Ryder, Cam Janssen, Travis Zajac, and Eric Gelinas each scored for the Devils in the victory. Janssen opened the scoring for New Jersey, finding the back of the net at 6:02 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Tim Sestito and Martin Brodeur.
Martin Brodeur stopped 21 of 24 New York shots in the victory.
New York got goals from Brad Richards, Chris Kreider, and Mats Zuccarello in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 20 of 24 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New Jersey went 1-for-3, while the Rangers were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
New Jersey heads into a battle against the Blue Jackets. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.