ECQF Game Two: Time on Ice Numbers
A few things to note before delving into this. As I said yesterday, I planned on taking a lot of pictures and a lot of video at Prudential Center on Friday night. But, of course, between warm-ups...
Upon further reflection of the New Jersey Devils' 5-3 win over the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 2, I discovered some positives from the win that the Devils can use to carry over into Game 3 and beyond.
Tonight, the New Jersey Devils defeated the Philadelphia Flyers 5-3 to tie the first round series up at 1 game apiece. This recap goes over what the Devils did well and didn't do well, while highlighting certain players in the game.
Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, Game 2#7 Philadelphia Flyers at #2 New Jersey DevilsFlyers lead series, 1-0Prudential Center - 7:30 PM ET - Newark, NJTV: CSN Philly HD, MSG Plus, TSN, RIS --...
A few quick thoughts about tonight's game after jump. If you want Flyers coverage, go to Broad Street Hockey. But don't trust them with anything about, say, the crowd at the Rock. I'll be there...
|- 1, New Jersey Short-Handed Goal - Zach Parise, from Patrik Elias at 2:45. 2, Philadelphia Goal - Arron Asham, from Claude Giroux and James Van Riemsdyk at 9:33. 3, Philadelphia Power-Play Goal - Claude Giroux, from Matthew Carle and Mike Richards at 15:30. Penalties - Ilya Kovalchuk, New Jersey (Elbowing), 1:27; Arron Asham, Philadelphia (Too many men/ice - bench), 4:25; David Clarkson, New Jersey (Unsportsmanlike conduct), 11:55; Arron Asham, Philadelphia (Unsportsmanlike conduct), 11:55; Braydon Coburn, Philadelphia (Hooking), 12:37; David Clarkson, New Jersey (Tripping), 14:16.|
|- 4, New Jersey Goal - Colin (John) White, from Ilya Kovalchuk and Mike Mottau at 3:44. 5, New Jersey Power-Play Goal - Andrew Greene, from Patrik Elias and Ilya Kovalchuk at 13:25. 6, Philadelphia Power-Play Goal - Chris Pronger (2), from Kimmo Timonen and Mike Richards at 18:48. Penalties - Andy Greene, New Jersey (Hi-sticking), 5:05; Ilya Kovalchuk, New Jersey (Slashing), 7:54; Colin White, New Jersey (Interference), 11:07; Claude Giroux, Philadelphia (Hi-sticking), 12:39; Darroll Powe, Philadelphia (Roughing), 17:32; Ilya Kovalchuk, New Jersey (Roughing), 17:32; Andy Greene, New Jersey (Interference), 18:10.|
|- 7, New Jersey Goal - Dainius Zubrus, from Zach Parise and Patrik Elias at 15:56. 8, New Jersey Empty Net Goal - Ilya Kovalchuk, from Jamie Langenbrunner at 19:27. Penalties - Colin White, New Jersey (Interference), 5:31.|