Photo: flickr kyrion Writer: Jimmy Gold
There is no love loss between these two Eastern Metropolitan divisional rivals as the New Jersey Devils take on the New York Rangers. The New Jersey Devils are coming off a 1-4 loss to the St. Louis Blues on Friday. PA Parenteau scored in the second period. PA Parenteau is currently in the top bunch for his team offensively.
Antti Raanta will try to be a brick wall in net for the New York Rangers. He has been great this season with a 7-1-0 record and 1.83 GAA. He was perfect in his most recent game, posting a 1 save percentage. Over his last 2 games facing the New Jersey Devils, he has gone 2-0-0.
Cory Schneider should start in net for this game. Cory Schneider has been average during the season with a 9-7-4 record and 0.911 save percentage. He allowed 5 goals on 49 shots during his latest appearance. He has posted a 0.904 save percentage when playing on the road.
Alain Vigneault would love to improve the team's backend as his team is getting killed in puck possession. The New York Rangers have been brilliant at home, posting a 10-4-1 record. The New Jersey Devils have been lousy when playing on the road with a 4-8-4 record. The New York Rangers have gone 6-4 when playing Eastern-Metropolitan opponents this season. The New Jersey Devils have gone 2-1 when playing Eastern-Metropolitan opponents this season. The New York Rangers are 8-5 when playing a team with a winning record.
We are leaning towards a low scoring affair. Take the under to prevail in this game.
Game Time: 7:05 PM ET
Under 5 109