Florida Panthers goalie Al Montoya watches game action against the New Jersey Devils' during the second period of a NHL hockey game in Sunrise, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
J Pat Carter
October 11, 2014
Florida Panthers goalie Al Montoya (35) blocks a shot on goal as New Jersey Devils' Tuomo Ruutu (24) and Panthers' Brad Boyes (24) watch during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Sunrise, Fla., Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
J Pat Carter

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) Damon Severson scored his first NHL goal to cap a four-goal opening period by New Jersey and the Devils chased Roberto Luongo early to beat the Florida Panthers 5-1 on Saturday night.

Severson also got his first assist. Ryane Clowe, Mike Cammalleri, Martin Havlat and Eric Gelinas scored goals for the Devils and Cory Schneider stopped 28 shots.

The Devils got points from 11 different players and started their season with two consecutive road wins for the first time after topping the Philadelphia Flyers 6-4 on Thursday night.

Derek MacKenzie scored for Florida, which lost its home opener for the first time in five seasons.

Luongo gave up five goals on 14 shots before leaving the game 2:59 into the second. Al Montoya, the NHL's first Cuban-American - which gives him enormous popularity in South Florida - finished with 10 saves in relief for Florida.

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