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The New Jersey Devils shoot for their third straight victory when they entertain the Carolina Hurricanes tonight at Prudential Center.
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- In case you have not yet heard, the New Jersey Devils have place forward Rod Pelley and defenseman Mark Fraser on waivers. If I'm an NHL team looking for a defensive defenseman or depth I'd claim Fraser. Though there are teams who fit that bill I would be surprised if he is claimed. As for Pelley, I don't see him being claimed by anyone. Devils President and General...
Despite fully participating in the morning skate today with the Devils, Ilya Kovalchuk is expected to miss his second straight game with a lower body injury.
Kovalchuk suffered the injury late in the third period in the Devils 4-3 shootout win against the Philadelphia Flyers last Thursday, and missed the team's 3-2 overtime win against Winnipeg on Saturday. Head coach Pete...
The Matchup: Carolina Hurricanes (5-6-3) vs. New Jersey Devils (6-5-1)
7:30 PM at The Rock
TV/Radio: VERSUS/660 AM WFAN
Know Your Enemy: Shutdown Line
What we Think of the Hurricanes: The Hurricanes are coming off of a 5-2 loss to Dallas and are actually in quite the slump…losing their last two games and six of their last eight. All-star goalie Cam Ward was pulled in their...
New Jersey Devils left wing Ilya Kovalchuk has been ruled out of Tuesday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes.
Kovalchuk suffered a leg injury during the team's 4-3 shootout win over the Atlantic Division rival Philadelphia Flyers last Thursday. While he has shown improvement, The Bergen Record detailed that the team wants Kovalchuk to be 100 percent before returning to...
Greene bothered by leg injury
Matchup - Hurricanes (5-6-3 - 13 points) vs. Devils (6-5-1 - 13 points)
TV - Versus, TSN 2 (HD)
Puck drop - 7:30 PM ET
Projected starting goalies - Cam Ward (CAR) vs. Martin Brodeur (NJD)
Battle of the stats
Goals for/against per game
Carolina - 2.50 / 3.29
New Jersey - 2.25 / 2.75
Powerplay/Penalty Kill percentage
Carolina - 14.5% / 80%
New Jersey - 13.9% / 91...
Petr Sykora, Dainius Zubrus, Henrik Tallinder and Patrik Elias also rest
It's unlikely that New Jersey Devils star Ilya Kovalchuk will play Tuesday night, and that should be good news for the Carolina Hurricanes.
Kovalchuk had a huge game the last time these teams met, but the host Devils will probably try to earn their fifth straight win in the series without him.
Coach Peter DeBoer did not confirm that Kovalchuk would miss his second straight...
Ilya Kovalchuk will miss his second straight game with a lower-body injury.
Ilya Kovalchuk misses second straight game
Eric Boulton (right hand) does not practice
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Rookie center Adam Henrique scored at 16:41 of the third period to lift the New Jersey Devils to a 3-2 win
over the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night.