Devils keep slim playoff hopes alive, beat Flyers

Philadelphia Flyers' James van Riemsdyk celebrates his goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the New Jersey Devils, Friday, April 1, 2011, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

April 1, 2011 7:30:59 PM PDT
Patrik Elias scored his eighth career hat and the New Jersey Devils kept their faint playoff hopes alive with a 4-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Friday night.