New Jersey visits Vegas after shutout win
Paradise, Nevada; Tuesday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Vegas Golden Knights host New Jersey after the Devils shut out Anaheim 3-0. Cory Schneider earned the victory in the net for New Jersey after recording 34 saves.
The Golden Knights are 21-11-4 at home. Vegas has scored 40 power-play goals, converting on 21.5% of chances.
The Devils are 14-17-2 on the road. New Jersey averages 9.9 penalty minutes per game, the fifth-most in the NHL. P.K. Subban leads the team serving 77 total minutes.
In their last meeting on Dec. 3, Vegas won 4-3. Jonathan Marchessault scored a team-high three goals for the Golden Knights in the victory.
LAST 10 GAMES: Devils: 6-2-2, averaging 2.4 goals, 3.9 assists, 3.5 penalties and 9.2 penalty minutes while allowing 2.1 goals per game with a .940 save percentage.
Golden Knights: 8-2-0, averaging 3.4 goals, 5.8 assists, 3.3 penalties and 7.2 penalty minutes while giving up 2.8 goals per game with a .895 save percentage.
Devils: Will Butcher: out (upper body).