Islanders visit the Devils following shutout win
Newark, New Jersey; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The New Jersey Devils host New York after the Islanders shut out Colorado 1-0. Semyon Varlamov earned the victory in the net for New York after recording 32 saves.
The Devils have gone 4-5-1 against division opponents. New Jersey averages 10.5 penalty minutes per game, the fifth-most in the NHL. Wayne Simmonds leads the team serving 52 total minutes.
The Islanders are 19-6-1 in Eastern Conference play. New York is last in the NHL shooting 28.8 shots per game.
In their last meeting on Jan. 2, New Jersey won 2-1.
LAST 10 GAMES: Islanders: 4-5-1, averaging 2.3 goals, four assists, 3.8 penalties and 10 penalty minutes while allowing 3.1 goals per game with a .895 save percentage.
Devils: 6-3-1, averaging three goals, 5.2 assists, 4.7 penalties and 14 penalty minutes while giving up 2.7 goals per game with a .913 save percentage.
Islanders: Adam Pelech: day to day (lower body).