Know The Enemy (Again) – Devils vs New York Islanders

Posted by on November 26, 2011

A few notes and stats to get you caught up on today’s opponent –
New Jersey Devils (12-8-1 / 5-3-1 at home) vs New York Islanders (5-11-4 / 0-5-2 on the road)

- Game info: 1:00 p.m. ET start at Prudential Center. TV: MSG+ 2 RADIO: WFAN 660 AM. Islanders TV: MSG+ 2 RADIO: WRHU 88.7 FM

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

- Martin Brodeur gets the start in goal today. He has 48 wins and 10 shutouts against the Isles, the most against any other team.

- Patrik Elias had just his fourth game this season without a point yesterday. It was the first time the team won without Elias registering a point.

- Ilya Kovalchuk needs two points to reach the 100-point mark with the Devils. He will be playing in his 125th game with the team tonight.

- Kovalchuk has eight goals and 11 assists in his last 14 games against the Isles.

- Zach Parise has six goals and nine assists in his last eight home games against the Isles.

- Adam Larsson is on a four game assist streak.

- The Islanders are 5th in the Atlantic Division, 15th in the Eastern Conference, and 29th in the NHL overall.

- This is the second of six meetings between the teams this season and the second game of a home-and-home series. The Devils won 1-0 on Long Island yesterday.

Projected Lineups:

F
PARISE – HENRIQUE – KOVALCHUK
SYKORA – ELIAS – ZUBRUS
TEDENBY – CARTER – CLARKSON
MILLS – SESTITO – JANSSEN
F
MOULSON – TAVARES – PARENTEAU
GRABNER – NIELSEN – OKPOSO
ULLSTROM – BAILEY – MARTIN
PANDOLFO – HALEY – ROLSTON
D
GREENE – LARSSON
TALLINDER – FAYNE
VOLCHENKOV – SALVADOR
D
HAMONIC – MACDONALD
STREIT – STAIOS
MOTTAU – JURCINA
G
BRODEUR
HEDBERG
G
MONTOYA
DIPIETRO

 

Stats
20 GP 21
5 W 12
11 L 8
4 OT 1
14 P 25
0.350 P% 0.595
1.90 G/G 2.38
3.25 GA/G 2.57
14.9 PP% 13.3
79.2 PK% 94.0
28.4 S/G 27.6
31.4 SA/G 28.5
48.4 FO% 47.3

2011-2012 Islanders

Forwards & Defensemen
# Pos Player GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
91 C John Tavares 20 8 8 16 -3 10 4 0 1 71 11.3
15 R PA Parenteau 20 3 11 14 -6 15 0 0 1 36 8.3
2 D Mark Streit 20 2 9 11 -10 16 1 0 0 36 5.6
26 L Matt Moulson 20 6 5 11 -1 2 1 0 2 43 14.0
51 C Frans Nielsen 20 4 6 10 0 0 0 0 1 31 12.9
40 R Michael Grabner 20 6 4 10 -2 6 1 0 0 44 13.6
21 R Kyle Okposo 17 2 4 6 -6 6 1 0 0 29 6.9
11 R Brian Rolston 18 2 2 4 -6 4 0 0 0 39 5.1
12 C Josh Bailey 20 1 3 4 -7 4 1 0 0 16 6.3
17 L Matt Martin 20 2 2 4 -3 38 0 0 0 41 4.9
24 D Steve Staios 20 0 3 3 -3 27 0 0 0 27 0.0
3 D Travis Hamonic 20 0 2 2 -10 24 0 0 0 31 0.0
29 L Jay Pandolfo 20 1 0 1 -5 4 0 0 0 11 9.1
16 C Marty Reasoner 18 0 1 1 -13 12 0 0 0 25 0.0
4 D Mark Eaton 16 0 1 1 -1 4 0 0 0 13 0.0
27 D Milan Jurcina 11 0 1 1 -5 6 0 0 0 19 0.0
47 D Andrew MacDonald 20 1 0 1 -10 10 1 0 0 23 4.3
10 D Mike Mottau 13 0 0 0 -5 13 0 0 0 4 0.0
14 L Trevor Gillies 3 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
18 L Micheal Haley 2 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 2 0.0
41 L David Ullstrom 3 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
25 R Nino Niederreiter 3 0 0 0 -4 0 0 0 0 3 0.0
Goalies
# Goalie GPI GS Min GAA W L OT SO SA GA Sv% G A PIM
35 Al Montoya 7 6 403 2.23 2 3 1 0 213 15 .930 0 0 2
20 Evgeni Nabokov 8 8 382 2.83 1 5 0 0 201 18 .910 0 0 0
39 Rick DiPietro 7 5 314 3.44 2 2 3 0 156 18 .885 0 2 0
45 Anders Nilsson 2 1 99 4.85 0 1 0 0 53 8 .849 0 0 0


NEW JERSEY Devils vs NEW YORK Islanders

All-Time regular season record vs Isles:
(W – L – T – OT L – SO L)
75 – 80 – 16 – 2 – 3

Goals for: 550 Goals against: 577

All-Time post season record vs Isles:
4 – 2

Goals for: 23 Goals against: 18

Home games vs Isles: 47 – 34 – 7 – 1 – 1

Road games vs Isles: 32 – 48 – 9 – 1 – 2

Last season: 4 – 2
Fri Nov 26 2010 at NYI – Islanders 2, New Jersey 0
Thu Dec 23 2010 at NJ – Islanders 5, New Jersey 1
Mon Jan 17 2011 at NYI – New Jersey 5, NY Islanders 2
Sun Mar 6 2011 at NYI – New Jersey 3, NY Islanders 2 (SO)
Sat Mar 12 2011 at NJ – New Jersey 3, NY Islanders 2 (OT)
Wed Mar 30 2011 at NJ – New Jersey 3, NY Islanders 2

This season: 1 – 0
Fri Nov 25 2011 at NYI – New Jersey 1, NY Islanders 0
Sat Nov 26 2011 – NYI at NJ
Sun Mar 4 2012 – NJ at NYI
Thu Mar 8 2012 – NYI at NJ
Sat Mar 10 2012 – NJ at NYI
Tue Apr 3 2012 – NYI at NJ

LET’S GO DEVILS!

 

 

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