Published: Apr 14, 2012 2:36 AM EDT
Updated: Apr 14, 2012 6:31 AM EDT

New Jersey300-3
Florida020-2

First Period_1, New Jersey, Elias 1 (Zubrus, Salvador), 6:31. 2, New Jersey, Zubrus 1 (Clarkson, Brodeur), 14:11 (pp). 3, New Jersey, Carter 1, 14:56. Penalties_Matthias, Fla, double minor (high-sticking), 10:18; Fleischmann, Fla (cross-checking), 16:35.

Second Period_4, Florida, Bergenheim 1 (Goc, Samuelsson), 7:44. 5, Florida, Versteeg 1 (Samuelsson, Fleischmann), 15:42 (pp). Penalties_Zidlicky, NJ (delay of game), 3:03; Wolski, Fla (interference), 9:01; Wolski, Fla (tripping), 11:57; Gionta, NJ (tripping), 15:23; Elias, NJ (roughing), 15:42; Weiss, Fla (slashing), 15:42; Volchenkov, NJ (interference), 17:23.

Third Period_None. Penalties_Versteeg, Fla (hooking), 15:35.

Shots on Goal_New Jersey 26-6-6_38. Florida 9-11-6_26.

Power-play opportunities_New Jersey 1 of 6; Florida 1 of 3.

Goalies_New Jersey, Brodeur 1-0-0 (26 shots-24 saves). Florida, Theodore 0-1-0 (38-35).

A_19,119 (17,040). T_2:17.

Referees_Eric Furlatt, Francois St. Laurent. Linesmen_Steve Barton, Greg Devorski.