By Chris Ryan | NJ Progress Media for NJ.com | Posted February 07, 2019 at 12:18 PM | Up-to-date February 07, 2019 at 12:36 PM
Cory Schneider will make his initially commence since December when the goalie usually takes the internet for the Devils‘ video game from the New York Islanders at 7 p.m. on Thursday at Prudential Center in Newark.
Schneider will purpose to acquire his initially video game in far more than a calendar year though the Devils purpose to keep away from a season sweep from the initially-put staff in the Metropolitan Division.
Defenseman Ben Lovejoy will rejoin the lineup soon after currently being activated of injured reserve later on currently, and forward Brett Seney will jump into Brian Boyle’s place pursuing his trade to the Nashville Predators on Wednesday.
This is how the Devils will line up from the Islanders, moreover notes and quotations heading into video game No. 53.
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Marcus Johansson – Nico Hischier – Kyle Palmieri
Miles Wooden – Travis Zajac – Blake Coleman
Jesper Bratt – Pavel Zacha – Drew Stafford
Brett Seney – Kevin Rooney – Kurtis Gabriel
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Andy Greene – Damon Severson
Will Butcher – Ben Lovejoy
Mirco Mueller – Eric Gryba
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Starter: Cory Schneider (9 GP, -5-1, 4.66 GAA, .852 conserve share)
Backup: Keith Kinkaid
Schneider will make his initially NHL commence since Dec. 14, in which he experienced an belly strain and landed on injured reserve. He backed up Keith Kinkaid on Tuesday.
Defensemen: Steven Santini (nutritious), Egor Yakovlev (nutritious)
On IR: F Taylor Corridor (reduced body, skating) F Joey Anderson (broken ankle practicing) F Stefan Noesen (reduced body, practicing) Sami Vatanen (concussion, doing the job out off ice)