NEWARK, NJ - FEBRUARY 4: Miles Wood #44 of the New Jersey Devils gets congratulated by teammates at the bench after he scored a goal in the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Montreal Canadiens on February 4, 2020 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)
Mackenzie Blackwood stopped 46 shots for his second shutout of the season, Miles Wood scored twice and the New Jersey Devils beat the Philadelphia Flyers 5-0.
Blake Coleman, Damon Severson and Pavel Zacha also scored for New Jersey. Blackwood also benefited from three shots that hit the post on his busy night.
The Devils chased Philadelphia goaltender Brian Elliott from the game early in the third period.
Elliott allowed four goals on 16 shots before being replaced by Alex Lyon, who yielded Wood’s second goal.
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