5 Things to Know: Devils at Blue Jackets

By David Kolb

NEW JERSEY DEVILS (21-21-10) vs. COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS (33-12-5)
Coverage begins at 6:30 PM on MSG

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  • Tonight the Devils travel to Columbus to face the Blue Jackets for the first time this season
  • New Jersey is 5-3-2 in the last 10 games
  • The Devils are 11-12-16 on the road in 2016-17
  • The Devils currently sit six points out of an Eastern Conference playoff position

NEWARK, NJ - MARCH 20: Linesman Jonny Murray #95 drops the puck on a faceoff between Adam Henrique #14 of the New Jersey Devils and Brandon Dubinsky #17 of the Columbus Blue Jackets during the game at the Prudential Center on March 20, 2016 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Andy Marlin/NHLI via Getty Images)

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  • The Devils’ center enters tonight’s tilt with 14 goals and 14 assists for 28 points this season
  • The Brantford, Ontario native has four points in his past three games (three goals, one assist)

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“I don’t think you look at it for moral victories. It’s time to string wins together. A point is nice. But we need two.”

–Devils forward, Kyle Palmieri after last night’s loss to the Calgary Flames

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Taylor Hall has 14 points (five goals, nine assists) in 12 career games vs. the Blue Jackets.

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