Palmieri’s OT Goal Lifts Devils Over Canucks 4-3
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Kyle Palmieri scored on the power play with 1:27 left in overtime and the New Jersey Devils endured a rally by the Vancouver Canucks for a 4-3 victory on Sunday night.
The Canucks made it 3-3 with consecutive goals by Alexander Edler and Sven Baertschi in the second period, with Baertschi tying it with 5:54 left.
Keith Kinkaid made 28 saves, and Adam Henrique, Mike Cammalleri and Sergey Kalinin also scored for New Jersey. The Devils have won four of their past five games and eight of 10 since a 0-3-1 start.
Ryan Miller made 24 saves, Chris Higgins also scored and Vancouver lost its third straight.
Higgins scored 2:20 into the game, but then Henrique and Cammalleri got goals later in the first and Kalinin made it 3-1 midway through the second.