Dougie Hamilton scored late to tie the sport and netted a power-play objective with 1:06 left in extra time to steer the Devils to a 3-2 win over the Vegas Golden Knights on Tuesday evening.
Ondrej Palat additionally scored and Vitek Vanecek made 28 saves because the Devils improved to 7-0-1 of their final eight video games. Vanecek has received a profession finest eight video games in a row, changing into New Jersey’s first goalie to try this since Martin Brodeur in 2007-08.
Ben Hutton and William Karlsson scored for the Golden Knights, who’re 2-5-1 of their final eight video games. Rookie All-Star Logan Thompson had 35 saves for Vegas.
Hutton was within the penalty field for tripping when Hamilton netted his thirteenth objective of the season with a shot from between the circles. He additionally scored in extra time on Sunday to permit New Jersey to beat Pittsburgh.
Hamilton tied the sport with 1:10 to play with a shot from the precise level that appeared to be deflected by a defenseman.
Hutton and Karlsson had given the Golden Knights a 2-1 lead with objective lower than three minutes aside within the second interval.
Palat gave the Devils the lead 3:58 after the opening faceoff. He took a drop move from Nico Hischier and bought fortunate when his shot in shut was deflected by defenseman Kaedan Korczak and fluttered over Thompson’s waving glove.
NOTES: The groups will play once more in Las Vegas on March 3. … Golden Knights F Mark Stone missed his fifth straight sport with an higher physique harm. … Golden Knight F Brett Howden performed in his first sport since Nov. 23. He was activated off long-term injured reserve. … Vegas is now 15-4-3 on the street