Pittsburgh Penguins (30-18-4) @ New Jersey Devils (29-19-3)
TV: ROOT, MSG Plus
Prudential Center – Newark, New Jersey
The Devils are right behind the Penguins in the standings. Pittsburgh has 64 points in 52 games. New Jersey has 61 points in 51 games. The Devils almost blew a 6-0 lead against the Flyers yesterday before winning 6-4.
Pittsburgh is 9-1-0 in their last ten. New Jersey is 6-3-1, but they've won their last three.
It's another 1pm game and this time it's on a Sunday after both teams played yesterday. Get ready for some exciting action!!!
Season Series: 1-2-0
Last meeting that counted: January 7, 2012. Penguins lost 3-1.
What we said in our recap:
That was also the game with the infamous Consol fight.
Know Your Enemy: Running With The Devils
What they're saying:
They're still talking about Philly.
Favorite Devils-Related Image, Photoshop or Gif:
Pittsburgh Penguins lines from yesterday:
Chris Kunitz – Evgeni Malkin – James Neal
Matt Cooke – Dustin Jeffrey – Pascal Dupuis
Steve Sullivan – Cal O'Reilly – Tyler Kennedy
Richard Park – Joe Vitale – Craig Adams
Brook Orpik – Kris Letang
Paul Martin – Zbynek Michalek
Matt Niskanen – Deryk Engelland
Brent Johnson/Marc-Andre Fleury
Not sure if we'll see Fleury or Johnson today.
Possible New Jersey Devils lines from Daily Faceoff:
Zach Parise – Patrik Elias – Ilya Kovalchuk
Petr Sykora – Dainius Zubrus – David Clarkson
Alexei Ponikarovsky – Jacob Josefson – Steve Bernier
Eric Boulton – Brad Mills – Peter Harrold
Andy Greene – Mark Fayne
Anton Volchenkov – Matt Taormina
Kurtis Foster – Bryce Salvador
Johan Hedberg played yesterday, so we assume Brodeur will be in today.