Maple Leafs Fall 4-2 Against New Jersey - Game Recap
|Maple Leafs Fall 4-2 Against New Jersey - Game Recap|
The Devils earned a 4-2 victory over the Maple Leafs on Wednesday at Prudential Center.
New Jersey was favored by -150 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
New Jersey got goals from Patrik Elias, Henrik Tallinder, Ilya Kovalchuk, and Mattias Tedenby in the victory. Kovalchuk opened the scoring at 13:47 of the first period.
Martin Brodeur stopped 22 of 24 Toronto shots in the victory.
Phil Kessel and Tyler Bozak scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Martin Brodeur.
Toronto got a 18-stop effort from James Reimer in the loss.
On the power play, New Jersey went 1-for-5, while the Maple Leafs were 1-for-1 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 33-24.
Next game, New Jersey takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face Montreal.