The Devils continue their road trip tonight in Arizona.
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Sami Vatanen talks with Deb Placey after playing in his first game with the Devils, a 2-1 win in Colorado.
Don’t be surprised to see him on the first power play unit with Will Butcher tonight.
Brian Boyle talks with Deb Placey about the victory over Colorado and looks over his goal that proved to be the game-winner.
The Devils will be playing the second half of a back-to-back after Brian Boyle scored the game-winner in Friday’s 2-1 win over the Avalanche. New Jersey is 4-1-0 in the second game of back-to-back contests this season.
Meanwhile, the Coyotes are playing the first half of a back-to-back tonight, as they have a date with the Golden Knights Sunday in Vegas.
After Cory Schneider started last night, Keith Kinkaid will be in net tonight. Kinkaid’s last start came against the Red Wings a week ago, a 4-3 overtime win. For the season, he has a 5-1-1 record with a 3.04 GAA and a .906 SV%.
In the opposing net will be Kinkaid’s former teammate Scott Wedgewood. The Devils drafted Wedgewood 84th overall in 2010 and he appeared in four games with New Jersey (in 2015-16) before they traded him to Arizona in October.
Wedgewood made a career-high 41 saves in a losing effort on Thursday. He is 2-4-2 with a 2.99 GAA and a .906 SV% with Arizona this season.
The Devils' broadcast crew gives an in-depth analysis of the Devils-Coyotes game that saw New Jersey come out on top.
These teams played on October 28 in Newark, with the Devils winning a 4-3 thriller.
Speaking of Bratt, he scored New Jersey’s first goal and assisted on Boyle’s game-winner for his fourth multi-point game of the season.
The 19-year-old rookie has 17 points (eight goals, nine assists), which ranks fourth on the Devils. He is tied for first among rookies with three power play goals.
The Devils have dominated away from Prudential Center this season and after last night’s win now have a 9-2-2 road record.
Twenty of their 34 points this season (58.8%) are from road games and they rank second in the NHL in road goals with 48.