A new/old face was on the ice for the Devils practice Thursday at Times Union Center. Alexander Urbom, who has logged 190 games for Albany, joined the team after being claimed off waivers by New Jersey from Washington Wednesday.
For the first time since heading to Sweden to represent the United States at the World Junior Championship, Stefan Matteau returned to practice with the Devils Monday at Times Union Center. The Devils winger appeared in five WJC games, registering three goals, an assist and a +4 rating.
The second-place Devils will try and close the standings gap with three games against the first-place Falcons.
The Devils are preparing for the first of 11 three-in-three weekends between now and the end of the season.
The Devils have more penalty shots than any other team in the league. Additionally, the team is 3-1 in the shootout this season.
Rick Kowalsky talks about avoiding a Holiday letdown.
Before they can enjoy some time off for the Holiday break, the Devils will try and take care of business this weekend.
More than a month has passed since Scott Timmins’ last appeared in a game. During Thursday’s practice at Times Union Center he took a step towards returning to the Albany Devils lineup
Head Coach Rick Kowalsky talks to the media after Thursday’s practice at Times Union Center.
The Devils are getting balanced scoring and winning games. The team has combined for 14 goals in two games and is on pace for a record year.