Devils Down Philadelphia 3-1 - Match Report
The Devils earned a 3-1 victory over the Flyers on Tuesday at Wells Fargo Center.
New Jersey was an underdog by +115 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
New Jersey got goals from Bryce Salvador, Ilya Kovalchuk, and David Clarkson in the victory. Salvador opened the scoring at 9:27 of the first period.
Martin Brodeur turned in a 27-save effort for the Devils.
Philadelphia got a goal from Max Talbot in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 27 of 30 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New Jersey scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Philadelphia went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 30-28.