5 Things to Know: Devils vs. Jets

BY: DAVID KOLB

NEW JERSEY DEVILS (27-35-13) vs. WINNIPEG JETS (34-35-7)
Coverage begins at 6:30 PM on MSG+

In a makeup game from earlier this month, the Devils host the Jets looking to even the season series.

1 WHERE THEY STAND

Devils Hall Josefson Palmieri Zajac Home

  • The Devils are 2-7-1 in the last 10 games
  • New Jersey is 15-15-7 on home ice in 2016-17

2 WHO'S HOT

Breaking Down Hall's Two-Goal Effort in Devils' Win

  • Devils’ forward, Taylor Hall enters tonight’s game with four goals and five assists in 13 games in March
  • The first-year Devil has 18 goals with a team-leading 32 assists for 50 points in 65 games played this season
  • Hall has 16 points (five goals, 11 assists) in 10career games vs. the Jets

3 SAY WHAT?

“I am pretty familiar with a lot of guys in that locker room. So guys like Jamie Benn coming up and saying: `Congrats’ is pretty special and I will be able to remember that and share with friends and family back home.”

 — Devils’ rookie Blake Coleman after scoring his first NHL goal Sunday vs. Dallas

4 DID YOU KNOW?

WINNIPEG, CANADA - APRIL 25: Head Coach Claude Noel of the Winnipeg Jets looks on from the bench prior to NHL action against the Montreal Canadiens at the MTS Centre on April 25, 2013 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Jonathan Kozub/NHLI via Getty Images)
WINNIPEG, CANADA – APRIL 25: Head Coach Claude Noel of the Winnipeg Jets looks on from the bench prior to NHL action against the Montreal Canadiens at the MTS Centre on April 25, 2013 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Jonathan Kozub/NHLI via Getty Images)

Devils’ pro scout Claude Noel served as head coach of the Jets for two-plus seasons from 2011-14.

5 MUST-SEE VIDEO

John MacLean and Deb Placey talk about Blake Coleman, and his first NHL goal.