New Jersey vs Ottawa Recap - Senators Win 5-2
|New Jersey vs Ottawa Recap - Senators Win 5-2|
New Jersey was unable to break down Craig Anderson on Thursday, firing 42 shots but scoring only 2 times in a 5-2 loss against the Senators.
Ottawa won as a -150 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ottawa got goals from Jason Spezza, Milan Michalek, Bobby Ryan, Zack Smith, and Erik Karlsson in the victory. Karlsson opened the scoring at 4:32 of the first period.
Craig Anderson turned in a 40-save effort for the Senators.
Steve Bernier and Travis Zajac scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Craig Anderson.
Martin Brodeur stopped 18 of 22 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Ottawa went 0-for-4, while the Devils were 1-for-7 with the man advantage.
Ottawa lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 42-23.
Next game, Ottawa takes its act home to face Edmonton looking for another win. For New Jersey, they head home to face New York.