March 13, 2010Game 67: Islanders Defeat Devils 4-2
The New Jersey Devils lost 2-4 to the Islanders in New York on
Saturday, March 13, 2010.
Mike Mottau put the puck past Dwayne Roloson at 2:25 of the first
period to give New Jersey an early 1-0 lead. Rod Pelley and Dean
McAmmond assisted on Mottau's second goal of the season.
Freddy Meyer beat Yann Danis to tie the game at 17:23.
The Devils outshot the Islanders 12-11 in the first period,
which ended with the teams tied, 1-1.
Jon Sim made it 2-1 New York with a goal at 11:59 of the second
period. Mart Streit added a power-play goal just 50 seconds later to
increase the Islanders lead to two goals.
The second period ended with the Islanders leading 3-1.
The Islanders outshot the Devils 10-7 in the period.
Ilya Kovalchuk got the Devils back in the game with a goal just
1:41 into the third period. Dean McAmmond was credited with the only
assist on Kovalchuk's 36th goal of the season.
Sean Bergenheim made it 4-2 New York with a short-handed goal at