Devils execute game plan in Game 1

Updated: April 14, 2012, 2:34 AM ET
By Wes Goldstein | Special to ESPN.com

SUNRISE, Fla. -- Earlier on Friday, New Jersey Devils coach Pete DeBoer joked about the last time he was at the Bank Atlantic Center podium, noting that it was to talk about being fired by the Florida Panthers.

Obviously his mood was better on this particular occasion, but not as good as it would be a few hours later when New Jersey roared out of the gate, then held on to defeat the Panthers 3-2 in the first game of this Eastern quarterfinals series.

DeBoer -- coaching ...

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