Know The Enemy – Devils vs Carolina Hurricanes

Posted by on February 16, 2011

A few notes and stats to get you caught up on today’s opponent –
Devils (22-30-4 / 12-13-3 at home) vs Hurricanes (27-22-8 / 13-13-6 on the road)


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

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

- Johan Hedberg will get the start in goal.

- Ilya Kovalchuk has 17 points (9g-8a) in his last 15 games. The Devils are 12-1-2 in those 15 games.

- Kovalchuk has nine points (5g-4a) during a seven-game points streak.

- The Devils have 17 points in their last 10 games.

- This is the third of four meetings between the teams this season. The teams have split the previous meetings, with the home team winning each game. The two teams meet again this Saturday in Carolina.

- Hurricanes are in 3rd place in the Southeast division, 8th in the Eastern conference, and 19th in the NHL overall.

Canes Stats Devils
57 GP 56
27 W 22
22 L 30
8 OT 4
62 P 48
0.544 P% 0.429
2.88 G/G 2.11
3.00 GA/G 2.80
17.9 PP% 14.1
79.7 PK% 83.0
30.6 S/G 29.2
34.0 SA/G 27.3
44.3 FO% 51.6

2010-2011 Hurricanes

# Pos Player GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
12 C Eric Staal 57 27 29 56 -11 56 9 2 6 218 12.4
53 C Jeff Skinner 57 21 24 45 0 26 6 0 2 145 14.5
15 R Tuomo Ruutu 57 13 30 43 -6 42 6 0 1 94 13.8
36 L Jussi Jokinen 45 12 26 38 1 16 7 0 1 91 13.2
26 R Erik Cole 57 16 18 34 3 39 2 1 6 132 12.1
77 D Joe Corvo 57 9 21 30 -8 14 4 1 0 123 7.3
25 D Joni Pitkanen 49 2 24 26 0 44 0 0 0 98 2.0
14 L Sergei Samsonov 52 9 16 25 1 12 4 0 0 77 11.7
59 R Chad LaRose 57 10 11 21 -16 45 1 1 0 129 7.8
16 C Brandon Sutter 57 12 8 20 11 12 1 0 2 99 12.1
4 D Jamie McBain 57 4 15 19 -5 24 1 0 0 69 5.8
7 D Ian White 55 2 14 16 -6 18 1 0 0 87 2.3
39 R Patrick Dwyer 55 7 9 16 -4 12 0 1 2 74 9.5
6 D Tim Gleason 57 2 10 12 -10 69 0 0 0 64 3.1
19 C Jiri Tlusty 32 5 4 9 2 10 0 0 0 31 16.1
11 C Zach Boychuk 23 4 3 7 -2 4 1 0 1 44 9.1
29 C Ryan Carter 50 1 5 6 -4 44 0 0 0 49 2.0
44 D Jay Harrison 55 1 4 5 2 60 0 0 0 31 3.2
22 C Zac Dalpe 15 3 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 16 18.8
20 R Troy Bodie 47 0 3 3 -6 46 0 0 0 34 0.0
18 C Jon Matsumoto 13 2 0 2 -4 4 0 0 0 11 18.2
42 L Brett Sutter 5 0 1 1 -1 5 0 0 0 3 0.0
28 D Bryan Rodney 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0.0
27 D Brett Carson 8 0 0 0 4 4 0 0 0 5 0.0
21 L Drayson Bowman 8 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 7 0.0
71 R Jerome Samson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0
# Goalie GPI GS Min GAA W L OT SO SA GA Sv% G A PIM
30 Cam Ward 50 50 2871 2.72 24 18 7 2 1622 130 .920 0 1 0
60 Justin Peters 11 7 588 3.88 3 4 1 0 314 38 .879 0 0 4

NEW JERSEY Devils vs. CAROLINA Hurricanes

All-Time regular season record vs Canes:
(W – L – T – OT L – SO L)
30 – 17 – 2 – 2 – 0

Goals for: 147 Goals against: 124

All-Time post season record vs Canes:
10 – 14

Goals for: 56 Goals against: 51

Home games vs Canes: 23 – 13 – 1 – 0 – 0

Road games vs Canes: 17 – 18 – 1 – 2 – 0

Last season: 3 – 1
Oct 17, 2009 @ NJ – New Jersey 2 – 0 Carolina
Dec 9, 2009 @ NJ – New Jersey 4 – 2 Carolina
Feb 13, 2010 @ Car – Carolina 5 – 2 New Jersey
Apr 3, 2010 @ Car – New Jersey 4 – 0 Carolina

This season: 1 – 1
Saturday January 1st, 2011 – NJ 3 – 6 Carolina
Tuesday February 8th, 2011 – Carolina 2 – 3 NJ (OT)
Wednesday February 16th, 2011 – Carolina at NJ
Saturday February 19th, 2011 – NJ at Carolina

NJD v CAR

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