New Jersey hosts Philadelphia after Palmieri’s 3-goal game
Newark, New Jersey; Friday, 7 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: The Philadelphia Flyers visit New Jersey after Kyle Palmieri scored three goals in the Devils’ 7-6 overtime loss to the Lightning.
The Devils are 1-4-1 in conference games. New Jersey has scored four power-play goals, converting on 10.3% of chances.
The Flyers are 2-2-0 against the rest of their division. Philadelphia has scored 10 power-play goals, converting on 23.8% of chances.
In their last meeting on Oct. 9, Philadelphia won 4-0.
TOP PERFORMERS: Andy Greene leads the Devils with a plus-three in six games played this season. Palmieri has six goals and one assist over the last 10 games for New Jersey.
LAST 10 GAMES: Flyers: 4-5-1, averaging 3.2 goals, 5.2 assists, 3.8 penalties and 8.2 penalty minutes while giving up 3.2 goals per game with a .885 save percentage.
Devils: 2-5-3, averaging 2.8 goals, 4.7 assists, 4.4 penalties and 10.1 penalty minutes while giving up four goals per game with a .859 save percentage.
Devils Injuries: None listed.
Flyers Injuries: None listed.