Dec 31 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Tuesday's National Basketball Association games:
Devils 2, Penguins 1
Center Adam Henrique scored 1:38 into the game and right winger Michael Ryder netted a goal early in the second, fueling the New Jersey Devils' victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday at the Prudential Center.
Goalier Martin Brodeur made 19 saves in notching his second victory of the season against the Penguins (29-12-1), who received 28 saves from goalie Marc-Andre Fleury.
The Devils (17-16-8) scored a goal and lost veteran winger Patrik Elias in the first four minutes of action, but managed to take a 2-0 lead in the second period with the help of Brodeur, who was credited with his 44th career assist on the goal by Ryder. (Editing by Frank Pingue)
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- Ice Hockey
- Martin Brodeur
- Pittsburgh Penguins
- New Jersey Devils
- Michael Ryder