UTICA, NY – The Albany Devils travel to Utica to take on the Comets Saturday for a 7 pm puck drop at Utica Memorial Auditorium. The Devils are coming off a 4-3 victory against the Bruins Friday. Their record stands at 32-24-1-1. The Comets faced off against the Senators Friday and walked away with a 5-2 win. They hold a 23-23-7-2 record.
•THREE POINTS OF INTEREST
Multiple Point Game: In the Devils victory over the Bruins Friday, Blake Pietila walked away with two points while John Quenneville earned three. Pietila netted two goals in the third period and currently has 27 points (15g-12a) for the season. Quenneville assisted on three of the four goals in Friday’s win and currently has 40 points (11g-29a) on this season.
Division Matchup: The Devils stand at second place in the North Division and seventh in the Eastern Conference with 66 points. The Comets are fifth in the division and tenth in the conference. They currently have 55 points.
Welcome To Albany: Shane Harper played in his first game with Albany on Friday after being traded from Florida for Reece Scarlett. Harper is a right winger and had 19 points (7g-12a) in 39 games played with the Springfield Thunderbirds this season, as well as a two goals and an assist in 14 games with the Florida Panthers, prior to coming to Albany.