Nikita Gusev and Jesper Boqvist scored in the shootout to raise the New Jersey Devils to a 2-1 triumph over the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday.

Nico Hischier scored in regulation for the Devils (4-5-4), who are 4-1-2 in their past seven games.

Mackenzie Blackwood stopped 32 shots for New Jersey, which was playing the 2nd game of a five-game road trip.

Andrew Copp scored in policy for the Jets, who started a four-game homestand and lost for the very first time this season in additional time.

Connor Hellebuyck made 31 conserves for Winnipeg (8-7-1), which went 1-4 in its last homestand at Bell MTS Place.

Winnipeg had actually won its previous 7 video games versus the Devils.

New Jersey led 1-0 after the first duration and the game was connected 1-1 after two.

Hischier extends point streak

Hischier scored his 2nd objective of the season at 4:44 of the very first off a rebound, extending his point streak to four video games with 2 goals and three assists in that span. Taylor Hall assisted, offering him 8 points in a six-game point streak, including seven assists.

Copp tied it up at 8:38 of the 2nd when he deflected in a Josh Morrissey shot from the point.

Jack Hughes went in alone on Hellebuyck late in the second, but the netminder stopped the very first total pick in this year's NHL draft.

New Jersey had a 12-8 lead in shots on goal after the very first duration, however it was squeezed to 21-20 after 40 minutes.

Little leaves video game after being struck by puck

Jets veteran centre Bryan Little left the ice with 12:33 staying in the third after colleague Nikolaj Ehlers blasted a one-timer from the point that struck Little on the left side of the helmet. He collapsed to some blood and the ice could be seen prior to he skated off with fitness instructors to the dressing space. Little missed out on the first 9 games of the season with a concussion.

The Devils held the 31-29 edge in shots on goal after three periods, however Winnipeg flipped it to 33-32 after overtime.

New Jersey takes a trip to Calgary for a Thursday game versus the Flames. Winnipeg hosts the Vancouver Canucks Friday.

Hischier scored his second goal of the season at 4:44 of the very first off a rebound, extending his point streak to four games with 2 goals and 3 assists in that period. Jets veteran centre Bryan Little left the ice with 12:33 remaining in the third after colleague Nikolaj Ehlers blasted a one-timer from the point that struck Little on the left side of the helmet. New Jersey travels to Calgary for a Thursday game against the Flames.


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