NEWARK, NJ – The New Jersey Devils recalled Tim Sestito from Albany. The transaction was announced prior to the NHL Devils morning skate in preparation for their 7 pm outing against the Boston Bruins at Prudential Center.
In the AHL, Sestito recently netted his 13th goal of the season Friday at Springfield and followed with an assist against Hartford Saturday. He has five points in the last seven AHL contests. After 49 outings, the 29‐year‐old has already surpassed his point total from last season. He has 26 points (13g‐13a) compared to 23 points (7g‐16a) in 2012‐13.
Sestito has appeared in nine NHL contests this season, registering two assists between Dec. 1-28. In 79 career NHL games, Sestito has posted five helpers and 20 penalty minutes.