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The New Jersey Devils will take on the Montreal Canadiens at Centre Bell on Thursday. The New Jersey Devils are coming off a 3-2 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday. It's possible that Taylor Hall was the best player on the ice for the New Jersey Devils with 2 points. Taylor Hall is currently in the top bunch for his team offensively. Kyle Palmieri scored once for the New Jersey Devils. Ben Lovejoy scored in the second period. The New Jersey Devils last played on Tuesday.
Carey Price will man the pipes for the Montreal Canadiens in this one. He has been superb this season with a 14-3-1 record and 1.82 GAA. In Price's latest appearance, he faced 31 shots and allowed 4 goals. He has posted a 0.947 save percentage when playing at home.
Cory Schneider will man the pipes for the New Jersey Devils in this one. Over 19 appearances, he has delivered a 2.6 GAA and 0.912 SV% this season. In Schneider's latest appearance, he faced 24 shots and allowed 2 goals. He has posted a 2.15 GAA and 0.921 SV% in his last 4 games against the Montreal Canadiens.
The Montreal Canadiens have been skillful at home, posting a 12-1-1 record. The New Jersey Devils have been ineffective when playing on the road with a 4-7-4 record. The Montreal Canadiens have gone 5-2 when playing Eastern-Metropolitan opponents this season. The New Jersey Devils have gone 2-1 when playing Eastern-Atlantic opponents this season. The Montreal Canadiens are 4-6 when playing a team with a winning record.
Goals should be at a premium in this tilt. The under will certain pepper the opposition with shots in this one.
Game Time: 7:35 PM ET
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