New York vs New Jersey Recap - Rangers Win 7-3
The battle between the Rangers and Devils didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as New Jersey was handed a 7-3 defeat on Sunday at Yankee Stadium.
New York won as a -122 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got goals from Mats Zuccarello (2), Rick Nash, Dominic Moore, Marc Staal, Derek Stepan, and Carl Hagelin in the victory. Moore opened the scoring at 9:07 of the first period.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 19 of 22 New Jersey shots in the victory.
Patrik Elias (2) and Travis Zajac scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Henrik Lundqvist.
Martin Brodeur stopped 15 of 21 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 0-for-3, while the Devils were 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
New Jersey lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 26-22.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Islanders. The Devils will aim to get back on the winning track at St. Louis.