New Jersey Devils vs Anaheim Ducks – Game 2 of 2 – December 20, 2013
Devils (14-15-6) TV – MSG+
Ducks (24-7-5) TV – FSW2
The New Jersey Devils and Anaheim Ducks will complete their season series at the Prudential Center. The Devils took the first game in a 4-3 overtime contest that saw the Ducks suffer their first home loss at the Honda Center.
The Devils are coming off an impressive 5-2 win against the Ottawa Senators and will see Cory Schneider capitalize off of Martin Brodeur’s good showing in net.
Dainius Zubrus did not participate in practice for the second straight day but Pete DeBoer confirmed that Zubrus will be able to play tonight. Zubrus has been playing in games but has not been participating in many practices lately. He mentioned a minor injury in passing.
Both Tim Sestito and Cam Janssen will be a game-time decision tonight. Yesterday, Janssen was on the extra line and Sestito was on the 4th line.
Bryce Salvador and Ryane Clowe will be accompanying the Devils on the trip to Washington and Chicago after tonight. It is unknown if either player will play in Chicago.
The Devils are locked in an air-tight division and wild card race and every game is crucial to their playoff push even halfway through the season.