4 Facts to Know For Devils-Blue Jackets

The Devils look to complete a home-and-home sweep over the Blue Jackets tonight at The Rock.

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*Facts Courtesy of the New Jersey Devils

1 Time for Round 2

The Devils look to complete a back-to-back sweep of the Blue Jackets after trouncing Columbus, 4-1, on the road Tuesday. The teams are separated by just a point atop the Metropolitan Division standings and tonight’s contest could be important down the line for both teams.

2 Nico's Night

Nico Hischier recorded two assists against the Blue Jackets and continues to have a terrific start to his NHL career. The rookie has 20 points (five goals, 15 assists) in 27 games.

3 A New Trio

Coach John Hynes pushed the right buttons on Tuesday, as he put Travis Zajac, Marcus Johansson and Stefan Noesen on a line. The result: four total points, including a goal for Noesen.

4 Calling on Hall

Taylor Hall continued his torrid play of late with a goal and an assist in Tuesday’s win over Columbus. The Devils’ alternate captain has eight points (three goals, five assists) in his last six games.