Phoenix Ices New Jersey 3-2 - Recap
Phoenix earned a 3-2 victory over New Jersey on Thursday, but needed a shootout to do it at Prudential Center.
Phoenix was an underdog by +103 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
The win was clinched by Mikkel Boedker, who beat Martin Brodeur in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Phoenix. Phoenix got goals from Kyle Chipchura and Chris Summers in the victory. Chipchura opened the scoring at 2:21 of the first period.
Thomas Greiss turned in a 26-save effort for the Coyotes.
Ryane Clowe and Adam Henrique scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Thomas Greiss.
New Jersey got a 25-stop effort from Martin Brodeur in the loss.
On the power play, Phoenix went 0-for-3, while the Devils were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
New Jersey outshot Phoenix 28-27 in the game.
Phoenix looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Wild. The Devils will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.