Nineteen times the Devils have carried a lead into the third period and only once … just once, have they not skated away with two points. Entering Friday’s matchup against the Utica Comets, the second-place Devils are 18-0-0-1 when leading after two periods.
Keith Kinkaid’s 38 saves and a three-goal second period helped the Devils to their franchise-record sixth-straight home victory with a 4-1 win against the Pirates.
Mike Sislo talks shootouts and penalty shots.
The Devils have more penalty shots than any other team in the league. Additionally, the team is 3-1 in the shootout this season.
Fourteen goals and a shattered pane of glass later, the Devils claimed an 8-6 victory against the Sound Tigers Saturday at Times Union Center.
Mike Sislo scores an even-strength goal, a shorthanded goal and a power-play goal in the Devils 6-5 win at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.
Mike Sislo, who has missed the last four games with an upper-body injury, could make his return this weekend against Norfolk and at Adirondack. He spoke after Thursday’s practice.
Mike Sislo, who has missed the last four games, could be back in the lineup for games against Norfolk Friday and at Adirondack Saturday.
Every year people disguise who they are, wearing costumes and masks for Halloween. For Devils goaltenders Maxime Clermont and Scott Wedgewood, the masks they wear nearly 365 days a year are expression of who they are mixed with team spirit.
Inevitably, a hockey team will face adversity at different times during a 76-game schedule. The Albany Devils were tested Wednesday at Utica.