The New Jersey Devils and Philadelphia Flyers are set to do battle tonight in Philadelphia. Mandatory Credit: Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports

Turnpike Rivalry: New Jersey Devils Travel to Face the Philadelphia Flyers

The New Jersey Devils will be back on the ice tonight, attempting to break their ten game win-less streak. They will face off against the Philadelphia Flyers at 7:30 at the Wells Fargo Center. The Devils will be without Ilya Kovalchuk for the 11th consecutive game.

Preview

NJD: 15-17-10 (40 points)

PHI: 19-21-3 (41 points)

Last Ten

NJD: 0-6-4

PHI: 6-4-0

Season Series

NJD 3-0-1

January 22 @ NJD: NJD 3 PHI 0

February 15 @ NJD: NJD 5 PHI 3

March 13 @ NJD: NJD 5 PHI 2

March 15 @ PHI: PHI 2 NJD 1 (SO)

 

Playoff Race

NJD: 12th in the Eastern Conference, 6 points out of a playoff spot with 6 games to play

PHI: 11th in the Eastern Conference, 5 points out of a playoff sport with 5 games to play

Goals

NJD: 2.24 goals for per game; 2.57 goals against per game

PHI: 2.74 goals for per game; 3.00 goals against per game

Special Teams

NJD: 15.3 PP%; 80.8 PK%

PHI: 22.9 PP%; 84.6 PK%

 

Tune into tonight’s game on the NBC Sports Network at 7:30 PM or listen on WFAN 660 AM/ 101.9 FM.

It’s all about pride now. Go Devils!

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