The Rangers took a 2-1 lead but the Devils managed to tie up the score at 2-2. and thats where it stands after 40 minutes of play.
- Marc Staal scored a power-play goal at 2:23 to tie up the score at 1-1.
- Chris Kreider gave the Rangers a 2-1 lead at 12:19 with a power-play goal.
- Ryan Carter tied up the score at 2-2 at 18:09 from Bryce Salvador and Steve Bernier.
Shots are 17-17 overall, but the Rangers outshot the Devils 12-9 in the second period.