Recap - Devils Defeat New York 3-2
New Jersey earned a 3-2 victory over New York behind a 2-goal performance from Ryan Carter on Tuesday at Madison Square Garden.
New Jersey won as a +160 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ryan Carter (2) and Dainius Zubrus each scored for the Devils in the victory. Carter opened the scoring for New Jersey, finding the back of the net at 6:37 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Andy Greene.
Martin Brodeur turned in a 33-save effort for the Devils.
New York got goals from Marc Staal and Dan Girardi in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 25 of 28 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New Jersey went 0-for-3, while the Rangers were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
New Jersey lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 35-28.
Next game, New Jersey takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Montreal.