Know The Enemy – Devils vs Ottawa Senators

Posted by on March 8, 2011

A few notes and stats to get you caught up on today’s opponent –
Devils (30-31-4 / 16-13-3 at home) vs Senators (22-34-9 / 11-16-4 on the road)


- Game info: 7:00 p.m. start time at Prudential Canter. TV: MSG (HD) RADIO: WFAN 660 AM

- For tickets and ticket price data for this game, click here.

- Martin Brodeur will make his fourth consecutive start in net.

- The Devils have 18 points in their last 10 games.

- Dave Steckel is 16 of 31 (52%) on faceoffs in three games with the Devils. He still leads the league with a 63.2% faceoff percentage.

- Ilya Kovalchuk has 27 points (14g-13a) in his last 24 games. The Devils are 20-2-2 in those games.

- This is the third of four meetings between the teams this season. The Devils are 1-1 in the previous meetings.

- Senators are in 5th place in the Northeast division, 15th in the Eastern conference, and last in the NHL overall.

Sens Stats Devils
65 GP 65
22 W 30
34 L 31
9 OT 4
53 P 64
0.408 P% 0.492
2.25 G/G 2.09
3.11 GA/G 2.57
17.4 PP% 15.0
82.1 PK% 83.7
28.9 S/G 28.7
30.7 SA/G 26.7
50.4 FO% 51.3

2010-2011 Senators

# Pos Player GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
65 D Erik Karlsson 62 9 26 35 -34 36 3 0 3 134 6.7
19 C Jason Spezza 45 12 21 33 -11 22 3 0 1 138 8.7
11 R Daniel Alfredsson 54 14 17 31 -19 18 7 0 1 96 14.6
9 L Milan Michalek 58 16 13 29 -12 43 1 3 0 142 11.3
71 L Nick Foligno 65 11 15 26 -17 35 4 0 3 120 9.2
55 D Sergei Gonchar 60 7 17 24 -16 20 5 0 0 96 7.3
13 C Peter Regin 55 3 14 17 -4 12 0 0 1 87 3.4
26 R Ryan Shannon 62 6 11 17 3 18 2 0 1 82 7.3
25 R Chris Neil 63 3 9 12 -11 159 0 0 1 87 3.4
18 C Jesse Winchester 55 4 6 10 -10 34 0 0 0 85 4.7
17 D Filip Kuba 47 0 9 9 -28 10 0 0 0 52 0.0
16 R Bobby Butler 19 6 3 9 -13 2 1 0 1 42 14.3
39 D Matt Carkner 50 1 6 7 0 136 0 0 0 40 2.5
4 D Chris Phillips 65 1 5 6 -26 32 0 0 0 66 1.5
15 C Zack Smith 38 4 2 6 -8 61 0 0 0 54 7.4
38 R Erik Condra 9 2 2 4 0 6 1 0 1 18 11.1
52 C Colin Greening 9 1 2 3 2 4 0 0 0 18 5.6
10 R Marek Svatos 14 1 2 3 -1 6 0 0 0 28 3.6
36 D David Hale 13 1 1 2 3 6 0 0 1 11 9.1
5 D Brian Lee 33 0 2 2 -3 22 0 0 0 20 0.0
37 C Corey Locke 5 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 6 0.0
51 D Derek Smith 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
47 D Andre Benoit 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 6 0.0
43 R Roman Wick 2 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
42 C Jim O’Brien 5 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 9 0.0
49 R Francis Lessard 8 0 0 0 0 26 0 0 0 4 0.0
21 C Ryan Potulny 6 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 6 0.0
# Goalie GPI GS Min GAA W L OT SO SA GA Sv% G A PIM
41 Craig Anderson 40 38 2234 2.95 17 18 3 1 1188 110 .907 0 1 4
31 Curtis McElhinney 21 16 996 3.43 6 9 1 2 516 57 .890 0 1 0
33 Pascal Leclaire 14 13 763 2.83 4 7 1 0 391 36 .908 0 0 0
40 Robin Lehner 8 5 341 3.52 1 4 0 0 178 20 .888 0 0 2
31 Mike Brodeur 4 1 97 4.33 0 1 0 0 42 7 .833 0 0 0

NEW JERSEY Devils vs. OTTAWA Senators

All-Time regular season record vs Sens:
(W – L – T – OT L – SO L)
43 – 20 – 5 – 1 – 0

Goals for: 186 Goals against: 159

All-Time post season record vs Sens:
7 – 11

Goals for: 40 Goals against: 41

Home games vs Sens: 27 – 14 – 2 – 0 – 0

Road games vs Sens: 23 – 17 – 3 – 1 – 0

Last season: 3 – 1
Nov 7, 2009 @ Ott – New Jersey 3 – 2 Ottawa
Nov 25, 2009 @ NJ – New Jersey 3 – 1 Ottawa
Dec 18, 2009 @ NJ – New Jersey 4 – 2 Ottawa
Jan 26, 2010 @ Ott – Ottawa 3 – 0 New Jersey

This season: 1 – 1
Friday December 10th, 2010 – NJ 2 – 3 Ottawa
Tuesday February 1st, 2011 – Ottawa 1 – 2 NJ
Tuesday March 8th, 2011 – Ottawa at NJ
Thursday March 17th, 2011 – NJ at Ottawa

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One Response to “Know The Enemy – Devils vs Ottawa Senators”

  1. ILP Says:

    Outstanding job again! I am looking forward for your next post!