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Keith Kinkaid recorded his first NHL victory after stopping all three attempts in the shootout and Patrik Elias scored in the third round as the host New Jersey Devils snapped a five-game winless skid to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning, 3-2.

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Seth Helgeson #25
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Seth Helgeson #25 and Keith Kinkaid #1 of the New Jersey Devils defend against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the first period at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Adam Henrique #14
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Adam Henrique #14 of the New Jersey Devils wraps his arm around Brett Connolly #14 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during a first period faceoff at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: New Jersey Devils
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: New Jersey Devils fans take in first period action against the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Nikita Kucherov #86
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Nikita Kucherov #86 of the Tampa Bay Lightning is tripped up by Marek Zidlicky #2 of the New Jersey Devils during the first period at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Patrik Elias #26
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Patrik Elias #26 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates his goal at 15:17 of the first period against the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Brett Connolly #14
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Brett Connolly #14 of the Tampa Bay Lightning hits Stephen Gionta #11 of the New Jersey Devils during the first period at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Andrej Sustr #62
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Andrej Sustr #62 of the Tampa Bay Lightning checks Jaromir Jagr #68 of the New Jersey Devils during the first period at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Adam Henrique #14
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Adam Henrique #14 of the New Jersey Devils moves Cedric Paquette #13 of the Tampa Bay Lightning out of the crease after a brief altercation with Keith Kinkaid #1 during the second period at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Adam Henrique #14
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Adam Henrique #14 of the New Jersey Devils attempts to control the puck while battling with J.T. Brown #23 of the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Michael Ryder #17
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Michael Ryder #17 and Stephen Gionta #11 of the New Jersey Devils trip up Anton Stralman #6 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during the first period at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Stephen Gionta #11
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Stephen Gionta #11 of the New Jersey Devils argues a call during the second period against the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Cedric Paquette #13
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Cedric Paquette #13 of the Tampa Bay Lightning attempts to control the puck in front of Keith Kinkaid #1 of the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: (l-r) Jonathan Drouin
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: (l-r) Jonathan Drouin #27, Steven Stamkos #91 and Anton Stralman #6 of the Tampa Bay Lightning celebrate Stamkos' second period goal against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: J.T. Brown #23
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: J.T. Brown #23 of the Tampa Bay Lightning skates against Scott Gomez #21 of the New Jersey Devils during the second period at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Brian Boyle #11
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Brian Boyle #11 of the Tampa Bay Lightning takes two minutes for tripping and Michael Ryder #17 of the New Jersey Devils takes two for embellishment during the second period at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Scott Gomez #21
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Scott Gomez #21 of the New Jersey Devils controls the puck while being checked by Anton Stralman #6 of the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Tyler Johnson #9
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Tyler Johnson #9 of the Tampa Bay Lightning argues a second period call with referee Mike Leggo #3 during the game against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: The Tampa Bay
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: The Tampa Bay Lightning congratulate Nikita Kucherov #86 (C) on his game tying goal at 19:19 of the third period against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Evgeni Nabokov #20
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NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 19: Evgeni Nabokov #20 of the Tampa Bay Lightning makes the second period save on Patrik Elias #26 of the New Jersey Devils (not shown) at the Prudential Center on December 19, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

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