Eric Gelinas slap shot finds the back of the net against the Rangers during the 2013 preseason.
Inevitably, a hockey team will face adversity at different times during a 76-game schedule. The Albany Devils were tested Wednesday at Utica.
Defenseman Eric Gelinas talks about being paired with Jon Merrill and the early season play of the Devils.
The New Jersey Devils have recalled Eric Gelinas from Albany. New Jersey announced the transaction before its noon practice Wednesday.
Eric Gelinas and Jon Merrill have found chemistry as a pairing. Despite the offensive success, the tandem is aware of its requirement to protect Albany’s net.
Of the nine defensemen in Albany, not one is shorter than six foot. Seth Helgeson, Corbin McPherson and Harry Young are 6′ 5″ and Eric Gelinas, Raman Habarenka and Jon Merrill are 6′ 4″. Round out the group are Dan Kelly and Reece Scarlett at 6′ 1″ and Brandon Burlon at 6′ 0″.
Devils defensive prospect Eric Gelinas talks about the continued development of this game at training camp.