January 07, 2002Kings Beat the Devils 3-2
The New Jersey Devils were defeated at home, 3-2 by the
Los Angeles Kings on Monday, January 7, 2002.
John Madden scored his 6th goal of the season at 7:22 of
the first period to give the Devils a 1-0 lead. The goal was
assisted by Andrei Zyuzin and Jay Pandolfo.
Adam Deadmarsh tied the game, 1-1, at 14:08 of the first
The first period ended with the game tied, 1-1. The
shots in the period were also even, 9-9.
Ian Laperriere beat Martin Brodeur at 7:06 of the second
period, right off the faceoff to give the Kings a 2-1 lead.
The second period ended with the Kings leading the game,
2-1. The Devils outshot the Kings, 10-6 in the period.
Jay Pandolfo got his second goal of the season at 8:47
of the third period to tie the game, 2-2. Scott Niedermayer and
John Madden got assists on the goal.
Ian Laperriere got his second goal of the game at 17:55 of
the third period to give the Kings a 3-2 lead.
The game ended with the Kings winning by a score of 3-2.
The Devils outshot the Kings 8-7 in the third period, and 27-22
in the game.