New Jersey Ices Dallas 1-0 - Recap
New Jersey's defense, led by netminder Cory Schneider, shut down Dallas 1-0 at Prudential Center on on Thursday.
New Jersey was favored by -120 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
New Jersey got a goal from Michael Ryder in the victory. Ryder opened the scoring at 8:17 of the second period.
Cory Schneider turned in a 26-save effort for the Devils.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 33 of 34 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New Jersey went 0-for-2, while the Stars were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
New Jersey outshot Dallas 34-26 in the game.
Next game, New Jersey takes its act home to face Florida looking for another win. For Dallas, they head on the road to face New York.