Devils (12-4-0, 24 pts) at Penguins (12-6-0, 24 pts)
Mellon Arena - Pittsburgh
Parise is awsome, but who at Upper Deck comes up with these things? The FUTURE? Really?
Why does it matter?
It's a game for first place in the division. The Pens lost earlier this year to the Devils. You don't want to lose another game to a potential division contender.
What has been happening lately?
- Pens - Don't ask. Seriously. Injuries and losing have been bad lately.
- Devils - The Devils still haven't lost on the road and are 9-1 in their past 10 games.
- Will the Flightless Birds score a goal?
- How will the defense fare with Gonchar, Letang and Orpik out? Lovejoy will get his first action of the season tonight.
- Can Sid find a way to break through?
- Adjust the style of play to stop trying to make the pretty play. Keep it simple and crash the net.
- Score first and force the Devils to come out of their trap a bit.