Brodeur makes 24 saves in 1,200th career game
Newark, NJ (Sports Network) - Adam Henrique and Bobby Butler each netted a power-play goal in the third period to lift the New Jersey Devils over the Pittsburgh Penguins, 3-1, in the opener of a home-and-home set at Prudential Center.
Stefan Matteau also lit the lamp, while Ilya Kovalchuk and Andy Greene added two assists apiece for the Devils, who have won four straight. Martin Brodeur stopped 24 shots.
Brandon Sutter supplied the offense for Pittsburgh, which saw its five-game win streak come to an end.
Marc-Andre Fleury made 25 saves in defeat.