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New Jersey Devils (3-0)


Thu. 10/11 Sun. 10/14 Tue. 10/16 Thu. 10/18 Sat. 10/20
vs. Was
W 6-0
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vs. SJ
W 3-2
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Dal 0 - 3 NJ
2nd Int
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vs. Col
4:00 PM PT5:00 PM MT6:00 PM CT7:00 PM ET23:00 GMT7:00 4:00 PM MST6:00 PM EST3:00 UAE (+1)19:00 ETNaN:� BRT
@ Phi
10:00 AM PT11:00 AM MT12:00 PM CT1:00 PM ET17:00 GMT1:00 10:00 AM MST12:00 PM EST21:00 UAE13:00 ETNaN:� BRT

Devils look to continue fast start vs. Stars

A year ago, the New Jersey Devils learned that a fast start can build the foundation for a successful season. Looking to replicate that, the Devils seek a fourth consecutive victory Tuesday night when they host the Dallas Stars at Prudential Center.

The Devils (3-0-0) won their first three games last season, as well. They also earned wins in six of their first seven games, and nine of 11, setting the stage for a 97-point campaign and the organization's first playoff appearance in six years.

"It's huge because it gives you breathing room, a bit more space, and our start last year really propelled us to maintain that strong play all season long," said Devils alternate captain Taylor Hall. "You have to bank wins whenever you can, and it's especially nice to do so right at the start of the season."

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Leaders
Points: K. Palmieri6
Plus/Minus: W. Butcher4
Shots on Goal: K. Palmieri14
PIM: S. Noesen8
Win: K. Kinkaid3
Shutouts: K. Kinkaid1
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 14 (20)
Shots: 99 (29)
PP%: 21.4% (17)
Penalty Minutes: 24 (28)
Assists: 22 (21)
SH Goals: 0 (24)
Standings
Metropolitan Division
  W L OTL Pts
Carolina 4 1 1 9
New Jersey 3 0 0 6
Columbus 3 2 0 6
Pittsburgh 2 1 1 5
Washington 2 2 1 5
NY Islanders 2 2 0 4
Philadelphia 2 3 0 4
NY Rangers 1 4 0 2
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 4 (31)
Shots Against: 79 (31)
PK%: 90.9% (4)
Penalty Minutes: 30 (27)
Shutouts: 1 (8)
Sv%: 0.949 (1)
Injuries
Date Player Status
10/5 J. Bratt Broken jaw (IR)
9/13 C. Schneider Hip (IR)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
10/6 D. Stafford Signed as Free Agent One-year contract
10/3 D. Stafford Released
10/3 M. Blackwood Sent to minors Binghamton (AHL)
9/28 J. Dea Claimed off waivers
9/28 K. Rooney Sent to minors Binghamton (AHL)
9/28 T. Smith Sent to minors Binghamton (AHL)
9/28 B. Seney Sent to minors Binghamton (AHL)
9/26 J. Groleau Assigned to Junior Club Chicoutimi (QMJHL)
9/26 J. Anderson Sent to minors Binghamton (AHL)
9/26 N. Lappin Sent to minors Binghamton (AHL)
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