The Carolina Hurricanes even the series against the New Jersey Devils with a 2-1 win in OT.
The Carolina Hurricanes were able to steal Game 2 at the Rock from the New Jersey Devils tonight. This recap details how it happened and what doomed the Devils.
This preview of Game 2 between Carolina and New Jersey emphasizes that the Devils don't have to change their plans - but Carolina needs find something successful quickly.
The Carolina Hurricanes and New Jersey Devils meet for game two of their best of seven series. The Canes need their best player to "be their best player".
|- 1, New Jersey Power-Play Goal - Zach Parise (2), from Paul Martin and Patrik Elias at 10:44. 2, Carolina Power-Play Goal - Eric Staal (1), from Ray Whitney and Sergei Samsonov at 19:35. Penalties - Erik Cole, Carolina (roughing), 7:44; Tim Gleason, Carolina (unsportsmanlike conduct), 7:44; Colin White, New Jersey (unsportsmanlike conduct), 7:44; Rod Brind`Amour, Carolina (high-sticking), 9:46; Tuomo Ruutu, Carolina (charging), 12:03; Travis Zajac, New Jersey (goaltender interference), 12:48; Travis Zajac, New Jersey (hooking), 18:53.|
|- No scoring. Penalties - Joni Pitkanen, Carolina (cross-checking), 5:27; Rod Brind`Amour, Carolina (hooking), 14:16.|
|- No scoring. Penalties - Joni Pitkanen, Carolina (roughing), 2:12; Dainius Zubrus, New Jersey (interference), 11:58.|
|- 3, Carolina Goal - Tim Gleason (1), from Joe Corvo at 2:40.|