Philadelphia vs New Jersey Wrap - New Jersey Wins 3-0
|Philadelphia vs New Jersey Wrap - New Jersey Wins 3-0|
New Jersey's defense, led by netminder Martin Brodeur, shut down Philadelphia 3-0 at Prudential Center on on Tuesday.
New Jersey was favored by -109 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Ilya Kovalchuk, Travis Zajac, and David Clarkson each scored for the Devils in the victory. Zajac opened the scoring for New Jersey, finding the back of the net at 1:07 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Bryce Salvador and Dainius Zubrus.
Martin Brodeur turned in a 24-save effort for the Devils.
Philadelphia got a 23-stop effort from Ilya Bryzgalov in the loss.
On the power play, New Jersey went 1-for-7, while the Flyers were 0-for-6 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 26-24.
New Jersey heads into a battle against the Capitals. Philadelphia, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.