Recap - Devils Defeat Los Angeles 2-1
|Recap - Devils Defeat Los Angeles 2-1|
The Devils beat Los Angeles 2-1 on Thursday, earning a victory backstopped by Cory Schneider's 34 saves.
New Jersey was an underdog by +170 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
Jaromir Jagr and Ryan Carter each scored for the Devils in the victory. Carter opened the scoring for New Jersey, finding the back of the net at 5:52 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Michael Ryder and Stephen Gionta.
Cory Schneider turned in a 34-save effort for the Devils.
Justin Williams scored for the Kings, finding the net behind Cory Schneider.
Ben Scrivens stopped 13 of 15 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New Jersey scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Los Angeles went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles outshot New Jersey 35-15 in the game.
Next game, New Jersey takes its act on the road to face San Jose looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face Colorado.