Stefan Matteau and Reid Boucher both scored and Scott Wedgewood made 20 saves in the Devils 3-2 shootout loss against the Bears Friday at Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall.
The Devils head to the Jersey Shore for the second of four games in Atlantic City. Friday’s 7 pm outing is a rematch of the Devils 4‐1 loss against the Bears on Jan. 12 at Atlantic City.
As the American Hockey League’s attention turns to the 2014 AHL All-Star Classic in St. John’s, the Devils will enjoy a three day hiatus before returning for games Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
The Devils earned five-out-of-a-possible-six points during their three-in-three weekend. On Sunday, they lost at Hershey, 4-3, in a shootout.
For the second straight week, the Devils carry back-to-back wins into a Sunday contest against Hershey. Puck drop is at 5 pm at Giant Center.
The Devils reach the halfway point of the season and begin a four-game road swing this week. The team travels to face Utica Friday (7 pm), Adirondack Saturday (7 pm) and Hershey Sunday (5 pm).
The Bears spoiled the Devils bid for a perfect six-point weekend. Three goals in the second period, helped Hershey to a 4-1 victory Sunday at Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall.
Highlights of the Devils 4-1 setback against the Bears at Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall
After wins at Springfield Friday (3-0) and against Manchester Saturday (5-2), the Devils are looking to go three-for-three this weekend when they host the Bears for a 4 pm outing at Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall.
The Devils embark on one of its busiest weeks of the season with four games in six days.