NEW JERSEY DEVILS (28-38-14) vs. NEW YORK ISLANDERS (39-29-12)
Coverage begins at 5:30 PM on MSG
1 WHERE THEY STAND
- Tonight the Devils host the Islanders for their fourth and final meeting this season
- The Devils are 2-6-2 in the last 10 games
- New Jersey is 16-16-8 on home ice in 2016-17
2 WHO'S HOT
- Devils’ forward, Kyle Palmieri scored a goal and tallied an assist in Thursday’s 7-4 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins
- The Devils’ leading goal scorer now has 26 goals and 27 assists for 53 points in 78 games this season
- Palmieri has notched a goal and an assist in three games vs. the Isles this season
3 SAY WHAT?
“Tonight on the offensive side, we did some pretty good things, but we left Schneids out to dry there. Five or six of those were back-door tap-ins. He had no chance and you can’t do that.”
— Devils’ forward Kyle Palmieri after the Devils allowed seven goals Thursday to the Pittsburgh Penguins
4 DID YOU KNOW?
Devils’ assistant coach, Alain Nasreddine spent two seasons, 2002-2004, with the Islanders organization, and skated in three NHL games with the club in the 2002-03 season.