Devils Dish Out 3-1 Win Over Penguins Second Day Running

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The New Jersey Devils dished out another 3-1 defeat to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday to solidify their place at the top of the Eastern Conference.

The New Jersey Devils dished out another 3-1 defeat to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday to solidify their place at the top of the Eastern Conference.

A day after beating division rivals Pittsburgh by the same score in New Jersey, the Devils repeated the trick on Penguins' ice thanks to goals from Ilya Kovalchuk and David Clarkson, who took his tally to nine for the season.

The win was the Devils' fifth in a row and improved their record to 8-1-3, while the Pens dipped to 8-5.

James Neal scored the lone goal for the Penguins during a power play in the final period.