Know The Enemy – Devils vs Boston Bruins

Posted by on November 15, 2011

A few notes and stats to get you caught up on today’s opponent –
New Jersey Devils (8-6-1 / 4-3-0 on the road) at Boston Bruins (8-7-0 / 6-5-0 at home)

    

- Game info: 7:00 p.m. ET start at TD Garden. TV: MSG+ 2 RADIO: WFAN 660 AM. Boston TV: NESN (HD) RADIO: 98.5 The Sports Hub

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

- Johan Hedberg will get the start tonight. He is 4-8-2 with a 2.93 GAA in his career against Boston.

- Ilya Kovalchuk traveled to Boston with the team and could “possibly” play tonight. He practiced this morning and convinced coach DeBoer to let him participate in warm-ups after DeBoer said Kovalchuk would not play tonight.

- Patrik Elias has at least one point in seven straight games and has a point in 13 of 15 games this season.

- Elias leads in scoring as a Devil with 21 goals and 18 assists in 50 career games against the Bruins.

- The Bruins are 5th in the Northeast Division, 12th in the Eastern Conference, and 24th in the NHL overall.

- This is the first of four meetings between the teams this season. The Bruins won three of four last season.

Projected Lineups:

PARISE – HENRIQUE – PALMIERI
SYKORA – ELIAS – ZUBRUS
TEDENBY – CARTER – CLARKSON
ZHARKOV – MILLS – JANSSEN

GREENE – LARSSON
TALLINDER – FAYNE
VOLCHENKOV – SALVADOR

HEDBERG
BRODEUR

MARCHAND – SEGUIN – BERGERON
LUCIC – KREJCI – HORTON
THORNTON – CAMPBELL – CARON
PEVERLEY – KELLY – HAMILL

CHARA – BOYCHUK
CORVO – SEIDENBERG
FERENCE – MCQUAID

THOMAS
RASK

Stats
15 GP 15
8 W 8
6 L 7
1 OT 0
17 P 16
0.567 P% 0.533
2.20 G/G 3.40
2.67 GA/G 2.33
10.0 PP% 17.5
93.0 PK% 86.9
28.9 S/G 33.0
27.5 SA/G 28.5
48.0 FO% 54.5


2011-2012 Bruins

Forwards & Defensemen
# Pos Player GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
19 C Tyler Seguin 15 11 9 20 14 6 1 0 3 48 22.9
17 L Milan Lucic 15 8 6 14 7 24 2 0 0 30 26.7
33 D Zdeno Chara 15 1 11 12 9 31 1 0 0 41 2.4
37 C Patrice Bergeron 15 3 9 12 9 6 1 0 0 46 6.5
63 L Brad Marchand 15 5 7 12 9 31 2 0 0 35 14.3
18 R Nathan Horton 15 5 6 11 0 28 2 0 1 23 21.7
23 C Chris Kelly 15 4 5 9 8 11 0 1 1 22 18.2
49 C Rich Peverley 13 4 5 9 1 2 1 0 0 29 13.8
46 C David Krejci 12 3 5 8 -2 2 0 0 0 22 13.6
14 D Joe Corvo 15 0 7 7 2 2 0 0 0 34 0.0
21 D Andrew Ference 14 0 5 5 3 4 0 0 0 19 0.0
55 D Johnny Boychuk 15 2 3 5 6 12 0 0 1 35 5.7
44 D Dennis Seidenberg 15 0 3 3 1 12 0 0 0 36 0.0
22 L Shawn Thornton 15 0 2 2 -2 34 0 0 0 16 0.0
11 C Gregory Campbell 15 1 1 2 0 28 0 0 0 10 10.0
20 L Daniel Paille 13 2 0 2 -1 0 0 0 1 12 16.7
54 D Adam McQuaid 10 0 2 2 3 11 0 0 0 9 0.0
38 R Jordan Caron 10 1 1 2 -1 4 0 0 0 8 12.5
67 L Benoit Pouliot 10 1 0 1 -2 4 0 0 0 16 6.3
47 D Steven Kampfer 3 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
52 C Zach Hamill 2 0 1 1 3 2 0 0 0 2 0.0
43 D Matt Bartkowski 3 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Goalies
# Goalie GPI GS Min GAA W L OT SO SA GA Sv% G A PIM
30 Tim Thomas 11 10 600 2.00 6 4 0 1 284 20 .930 0 0 0
40 Tuukka Rask 5 5 297 2.63 2 3 0 0 141 13 .908 0 0 2

NEW JERSEY Devils vs BOSTON Bruins

All-Time regular season record vs Bruins:
(W – L – T – OT L – SO L)
40 – 44 – 14 – 3 – 0

Goals for: 284 Goals against: 322

All-Time post season record vs Bruins:
15 – 8

Goals for: 68 Goals against: 60

Home games vs Bruins: 29 – 25 – 6 – 1 – 0

Road games vs Bruins: 27 – 27 – 8 – 2 – 0

Last season: 1 – 3
Sat Oct 16 2010 at NJ – Boston 4, New Jersey 1
Mon Nov 15 2010 at Bos – Boston 3, New Jersey 0
Tue Mar 22 2011 at Bos – Boston 4, New Jersey 1
Sun Apr 10 2011 at NJ – New Jersey 3, Boston 2

This season:
Tue Nov 15 2011 – NJ at Bos
Wed Jan 4 2012 – Bos at NJ
Thu Jan 19 2012 – Bos at NJ
Thu Mar 1 2012 – NJ at Bos

LET’S GO DEVILS!

 

 

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