Jets vs Devils Final: 4-2 - Recap
|Jets vs Devils Final: 4-2 - Recap|
Winnipeg earned a 4-2 victory over New Jersey behind a 2-goal performance from Evander Kane on Saturday at MTS Centre.
Winnipeg won as a -125 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Winnipeg got goals from Evander Kane (2), Mark Stuart, and Alex Burmistrov in the victory. Kane opened the scoring at 1:42 of the first period.
Ondrej Pavelec turned in a 23-save effort for the Jets.
New Jersey got goals from Patrik Elias and Adam Henrique in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Johan Hedberg stopped 16 of 19 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Winnipeg scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while New Jersey went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 25-20.
Next game, Winnipeg takes its act home to face Boston looking for another win. For New Jersey, they head on the road to face Toronto.