The Devils force Game 6 after a 2-1 win over the Kings in Game 5.
- Zach Parise scored his first goal of the Stanley Cup Finals and also the Devils’ first power play go of the series.
- Bryce Salvador scored the game-winning goal from Alexei Ponikarovsky and Travis Zajac at 9:05 of the second period.
- The Kings outshot the Devils 26-19.
- The Devils went 1 for 2 on the power play. The Kings went 0 for 2.
- Travis Zajac led the Devils with five shots on goal.
Three stars of the game: 3.) Justin Wiilliams 2.) Bryce Salvador 1.) Martin Brodeur