Devils vs Lightning Final: 2-1 - Recap
The Lightning came up short Tuesday against the Devils, falling 2-1.
New Jersey was an underdog by +100 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
New Jersey got goals from Jaromir Jagr and Adam Henrique in the victory. Henrique opened the scoring at 1:36 of the second period.
Martin Brodeur turned in a 16-save effort for the Devils.
Steven Stamkos scored for the Lightning, finding the net behind Martin Brodeur.
Tampa Bay got a 20-stop effort from Ben Bishop in the loss.
On the power play, New Jersey went 0-for-2, while the Lightning were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 22-17.
New Jersey looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Flyers. The Lightning will aim to get back on the winning track at Carolina.