Devils Down Montreal 3-2 - Match Report
|Devils Down Montreal 3-2 - Match Report|
The Devils beat Montreal 3-2 on Tuesday, earning a victory backstopped by Martin Brodeur's 19 saves.
The Devils were a +118 underdog in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
New Jersey got goals from Patrik Elias, Steve Sullivan, and Jacob Josefson in the victory. Elias opened the scoring at 13:55 of the first period.
Martin Brodeur stopped 19 of 21 Montreal shots in the victory.
Montreal got goals from Lars Eller and Max Pacioretty in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Montreal got a 21-stop effort from Carey Price in the loss.
On the power play, New Jersey went 2-for-4, while the Canadiens were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 24-21.
New Jersey heads into a battle against the Penguins. Montreal, meanwhile, will have their next action against Winnipeg.