5 Things to Know: Devils vs. Rangers

BY: DAVID KOLB

NEW JERSEY DEVILS (26-33-12) vs. NEW YORK RANGERS (45-24-3)
Coverage begins at 6:30 PM on MSG+

The Devils host the rival Rangers for the final time this season.

1 WHERE THEY STAND

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  • The Devils are 1-8-1 in the last 10 games
  • New Jersey is 14-14-6 on home ice in 2016-17

2 WHO'S HOT

  • Devils’ forward, Adam Henrique scored the lone New Jersey goal Sunday in the Devils’ 4-1 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets
  • No. 14 has points in four straight games, with three goals and two assists during that stretch
  • Henrique has 19 goals and 19 assists this season, including one goal and one assist in three games vs. the Rangers

3 SAY WHAT?

“Whatever the situation arises you have to find a way to overcome them and we didn’t.”

— Devils’ coach, John Hynes after the Devils’ 4-1 loss vs. Columbus Sunday

4 DID YOU KNOW?

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER, 1978:  Head coach Fred Shero of the New York Rangers looks on from the bench during an NHL game in October, 1978 at the Madison Square Garden in New York, New York.  (Photo by B Bennett/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY – OCTOBER, 1978: Head coach Fred Shero of the New York Rangers looks on from the bench during an NHL game in October, 1978 at the Madison Square Garden in New York, New York. (Photo by B Bennett/Getty Images)

Devils’ GM Ray Shero’s father, Fred, played three seasons with the Rangers from 1947-50 and served as their head coach from 1978-80.

5 MUST-SEE VIDEO

Adam Henrique talks about the Devils loss to Columbus and looks forward to tonight’s game vs. the Rangers.