Wood was given a two-minute boarding penalty on the play in which he launched himself into Namestnikov, sending the center’s head into the glass, in the second period of the Devils’ 4-3 victory. He also got a two-minute roughing minor when he bloodied Lightning defenseman Andrej Sustr, who came to the aid of his teammate. Sustr also received a two-minute roughing penalty.
Both Namestnikov and Sustr remained in the game.
Wood scored what eventually was the game-winning goal when he scored at the 1:24 mark of the third period to put New Jersey up 4-2.
The goal was his 16th this season. He also has 10 assists in 57 games.