DETROIT — Cory Schneider made 27 saves for his first victory of the season, main the New Jersey Devils previous the Detroit Red Wings 4-1 on Tuesday evening.
Joey Anderson, Jesper Bratt, Kyle Palmieri and Nikita Gusev scored for the Devils, who gained for the seventh time of their final 10 video games.
Detroit is 3-16-1 in its final 20. Valtteri Filppula had the one aim for the Red Wings.
Schneider improved to 1-6-1 on the season and gained for the primary time since March 25 of final 12 months.
Anderson opened the scoring after simply 1:15 within the first interval. His preliminary shot from in shut was stopped by goalie Jonathan Bernier, however he scored on the rebound.
New Jersey outshot Detroit 17-9 within the first interval however didn’t rating once more till the second. With the Devils on a electricity play, Bratt transformed on a rebound that bounced to him within the slot.
Palmieri’s aim later within the second additionally include the person benefit when he redirected the puck previous Bernier for his 23rd aim of the season.
Filppula ended Schneider’s shutout bid with a power-play aim within the third, however Gusev answered with the person benefit on a wrist shot from the slot, making it 4-1 with 6:20 to play.
There was a skirmish within the closing minute after Detroit’s Tyler Bertuzzi hit New Jersey’s Jack Hughes after Hughes had given up the puck. John Hayden of the Devils got here up excessive on Bertuzzi together with his stick. Hayden obtained a main penalty for cross-checking and a recreation misconduct.