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Golden Knights down Devils 5-3 for third straight win

Chandler Stephenson, Nathan Bastian, Jonas Siegenthaler
Posted at 7:24 PM, Dec 16, 2021

NEWARK (AP) — Nicolas Roy scored the last of Vegas' four straight goals, Robin Lehner made 23 saves and the Golden Knights beat the New Jersey Devils 5-3 for their third straight win.

Dylan Coghlan, William Carrier, William Karlsson and Roy scored for the Golden Knights, who have won six of seven and improved to 5-1-1 all-time against the Devils.

Jonathan Marchessault added an empty-net goal with 1:07 left. The Devils lost their fourth in a row and fell to 2-8-2 in their last 12 games.

Jack Hughes, Tomas Tatar and Jimmy Vesey scored for New Jersey. Mackenzie Blackwood made 25 saves.