Newark, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – Patrik Elias registered the lone goal of the
shootout as New Jersey claimed a 3-2 decision over Tampa Bay at Prudential
Elias and Adam Henrique picked up first-period tallies for the Devils, who
finally put an end to a five-game losing streak. Keith Kinkaid finished with
26 saves in regulation and three more in the game’s final segment to earn his
first NHL victory.
Steven Stamkos and Nikita Kucherov supplied offense for the Lightning, who
have dropped five of their last seven. Evgeni Nabokov made 16 stops but
allowed his team to earn a point.