4 Facts to Know for Devils-Rangers

The Devils cross the Hudson River to take on the rival Rangers at Madison Square Garden.

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*Facts Courtesy of the New Jersey Devils

1 Going Back to Back

Both of these teams will be playing the second-half of a back-to-back tonight.

The Devils were edged 5-3 by the Blue Jackets in New Jersey while the Rangers fell 4-2 in DC against the Caps.

New Jersey is 4-2-0 in the second game of back-to-back sets thus far this season.

2 Last Time They Met

These teams met in mid-October at The Garden with the Devils winning 3-2.

Keith Kinkaid made 29 saves and Will Butcher had two assists to lead New Jersey.

3 Change In Net

Speaking of Kinkaid, he gets the start again tonight after Cory Schneider made 23 saves on Friday.

Tonight will be his eighth start of the season. He has a 5-2-1 record with a 3.29 GAA and a .896 SV%.

4 Family Bonding

Jimmy Hayes will be skating against his brother, Kevin Hayes, tonight.

Jimmy will be looking for some revenge on his younger brother, as Kevin has won seven of their nine NHL meetings.