New Jersey vs Pittsburgh Wrap - Pittsburgh Wins 4-1
|New Jersey vs Pittsburgh Wrap - Pittsburgh Wins 4-1|
Pittsburgh earned a 4-1 victory over New Jersey behind a 2-goal performance from Jordan Staal on Saturday at Consol Energy Centre.
Pittsburgh won as a -155 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pittsburgh got goals from Jordan Staal (2), Chris Kunitz, and James Neal in the victory. Staal opened the scoring at 6:07 of the first period.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 23-save effort for the Penguins.
Patrik Elias scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Johan Hedberg stopped 25 of 29 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Pittsburgh scored 2 times on 6 chances on the power play, while New Jersey went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
New Jersey lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 29-24.
Next game, Pittsburgh takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For New Jersey, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.