Recap - Devils Defeat Florida 3-2
|Recap - Devils Defeat Florida 3-2|
Martin Brodeur stopped 43 of 45 shots fired at him by Florida, as the Devils skated to a 3-2 victory Thursday at BankAtlantic Center.
Bettors who backed the Devils were rewarded as -111 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
New Jersey got goals from Adam Henrique (2) and Stephen Gionta in the victory. Henrique opened the scoring at 1:29 of the first period.
Martin Brodeur stopped 43 of 45 Florida shots in the victory.
Stephen Weiss and Marcel Goc scored for the Panthers, finding the net behind Martin Brodeur.
Jose Theodore stopped 33 of 36 shots for the Panthers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New Jersey went 0-for-3, while the Panthers were 2-for-4 with the man advantage.
New Jersey lost the shots on goal battle to Florida by a margin of 45-36.