Hall Scores in OT, Devils Beat Canucks 2-1
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Taylor Hall scored 1:28 into overtime to lift the New Jersey Devils to a 2-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Sunday.
Skating on a 2-on-1 with Damon Severson, Hall chose to hold the puck and beat Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom through the legs.
Kyle Quincey scored the tying goal with 3:03 left in the second period and Cory Schneider stopped 21 shots to help the Devils win their second straight after losing four in a row.
Loui Eriksson scored for the Canucks and Markstrom finished with 20 saves for the Canucks, losers of four straight after winning six in a row coming out of the holiday break.