Western Conference-leader St. Louis and New Jersey square off
New Jersey Devils (22-26-10, eighth in the Metropolitan Division) vs. St. Louis Blues (32-17-10, first in the Central Division)
St. Louis; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Western Conference-leading St. Louis Blues take on the New Jersey Devils.
The Blues are 18-6-5 at home. St. Louis has scored 43 power-play goals, converting on 24.7% of chances.
The Devils are 12-16-0 on the road. New Jersey averages 9.8 penalty minutes per game, the sixth-most in the league. P.K. Subban leads the team serving 61 total minutes.
The teams face off Tuesday for the first time this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Devils: 5-2-3, averaging 3.4 goals, 5.6 assists, 2.9 penalties and 6.7 penalty minutes while giving up 2.9 goals per game with a .920 save percentage.
Blues: 2-6-2, averaging 2.8 goals, 5.2 assists, 3.7 penalties and eight penalty minutes while giving up 3.3 goals per game with a .894 save percentage.
INJURIES: Blues: None listed.
Devils: None listed.