New York Falls 2-1 to Devils - Recap
New Jersey skated to a 2-1 victory over New York on Saturday in NHL action at Nassau Coliseum.
New Jersey was favored by -108 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
New Jersey got goals from Travis Zajac and David Clarkson in the victory. Zajac opened the scoring at 14:01 of the second period.
Martin Brodeur turned in a 18-save effort for the Devils.
New York got a goal from Travis Hamonic in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
New York got a 26-stop effort from Evgeni Nabokov in the loss.
On the power play, New Jersey went 0-for-2, while the Islanders were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
New Jersey outshot New York 28-19 in the game.
New Jersey looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Flyers. The Islanders will aim to get back on the winning track vs Tampa Bay.