Devils Ground Flyers 2-1 in OT | NBC New York

Devils Ground Flyers 2-1 in OT

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    Devils center Joseph Blandisi scores against Flyers' goalie Michal Neuvirth and defenseman Radko Gudas during the first period. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

    Adam Henrique scored a power-play goal 2 minutes, 58 seconds into overtime to lift the New Jersey Devils to a 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday.

    Joseph Blandisi scored in regulation for the Devils, who snapped a three-game road losing streak to improve to 7-2-2 in their last 11 games.

    Shayne Gostisbehere scored for the Flyers to set a club record for rookies with a point in 11 straight games.

    After Jakub Voracek was whistled for hooking, the Devils took advantage when John Moore passed to Henrique, whose one-timer beat Michal Neuvirth. The Devils improved to 9-7 in overtime, while Philadelphia dropped to 10-10.

    Cory Schneider made 31 saves for the Devils.

    The Devils began play two points behind Pittsburgh for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. 

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