Newark, NJ (Sports Network) - Patrik Elias recorded a goal and two assists on Thursday, as the New Jersey Devils defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning, 4-2, at Prudential Center.
Ilya Kovalchuk and Andy Greene each added a goal and an assist, while Adam Henrique also lit the lamp for the Devils, who have won three straight.
Martin Brodeur stopped 17 shots in the victory.
Nate Thompson and Matthew Carle each scored for the Lightning, who have lost three straight on the heels of a five-game winning streak.
Anders Lindback was charged for all four goals on 27 shots in the setback.