By The Sports activities Xchange
DETROIT — Adam Henrique and Kyle Palmieri scored shorthanded objectives and the New Jersey Devils gained their fifth straight street recreation, downing the Detroit Pink Wings four-three on Tuesday.
The Devils are 7-zero-1 away from residence since Dec. 29.
Henrique’s third-interval tally proved to be the winner and got here in his four-hundredth recreation. He scooped up a Frans Nielsen turnover on the New Jersey blue line, raced down ice and put a backhander previous Detroit goaltender Jared Coreau.
Detroit acquired third-interval objectives from defenseman Nick Jensen, his first within the NHL, and an influence-play aim from Tomas Tatar however the Pink Wings energy play additionally did not register a shot on aim throughout a 5-on-three benefit for 1:sixteen within the first interval.
Detroit, final within the Japanese Convention, fell to zero-2-three in its final 5 video games to equal a season-excessive winless streak.
Stefan Noesen gave the Devils the lead 1:28 after the opening faceoff when he slammed the rebound of his personal shot previous Coreau.
Palmieri scored an unassisted brief-handed objective at 6:21, pouncing on a turnover by ahead Thomas Vanek and darting round Purple Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall earlier than snapping a shot by Coreau. It was the primary brief-handed aim of Palmieri’s NHL profession.
Detroit acquired on the board with 1:fifty seven left within the second interval. Gustav Nyquist wristed a shot towards the Devils’ internet and captain Henrik Zetterberg chipped the rolling puck between the proper arm and physique of New Jersey goalie Cory Schneider.
The revival was brief-lived. Palmieri took a feed from Taylor Corridor and ripped a low wrist shot previous Coreau on the stick aspect to provide New Jersey a three-1 lead with 33.1 seconds left within the interval.
NOTES: The Pink Wings activated F Dylan Larkin (higher physique) from injured reserve previous to the sport and assigned F Drew Miller to Grand Rapids of the American Hockey League. … Detroit’s NHL-worst energy play (eleven.four %) went 1 for five on Tuesday and is 2 for 23 in its final seven video games. … Devils F Mike Cammalleri, who performed his school hockey at Michigan, had his three-recreation level streak snapped. Cammalleri has 29 factors in 30 video games towards Detroit. … New Jersey performs 9 of eleven video games in February on the Prudential Middle. … Detroit scratches have been F Tomas Jurco and Ds Ryan Sproul and Alexey Marchenko. G Jimmy Howard (knee), D Brendan Smith (knee) and F Steve Ott (shoulder) stay on injured reserve. … New Jersey scratches have been Ds Luke Gazdic and Seth Helgeson and F Sergey Kalinin. D John Moore (concussion), D Andy…