Svechnikov, Mrazek help Hurricanes beat Devils 5-2

Posted: 9:46 PM, Feb 14, 2020
Updated: 2020-02-14 21:46:06-05
Boston Bruins v Carolina Hurricanes - Game Three

RALEIGH, N.C. — Andrei Svechnikov scored on a perfectly executed rush in the second period to help the Carolina Hurricanes beat the New Jersey Devils 5-2.

Nino Niederreiter and Warren Foegele scored first-period goals for the Hurricanes. Martin Necas and Joel Edmundson added third-period goals to help Carolina take a 5-1 lead.

Petr Mrazek had 35 saves for Carolina. The Hurricanes entered the game four points back of the second wild card in the Eastern Conference playoff chase.

Mirco Mueller and Joey Anderson scored for New Jersey. Louis Domingue finished with 26 saves for the Devils.