Reid Boucher, who began the season with Albany, scored his first NHL goal Wednesday during New Jersey’s 5-2 win over the Ottawa Senators at Prudential Center. The tally came at 12:08 of the first period and was setup by former Albany defenseman Eric Gelinas.
Reid Boucher made his NHL debut on Dec. 4, 2013. He registered an assist and scored a shootout goal.
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.
Phantoms defenseman Bruno Gervais scored a power-play goal 1:47 into overtime, spoiling the Albany Devils comeback, 4-3. Reid Boucher scored with 4:34 remaining in regulation to send the game to OT.
Reid Boucher talks about producing during his rookie season.
Reid Boucher has three goals and two assists in the last three contest. As his comfort level increases, so does his scoring.
The Devils extended their streak to four games with a 3-0 victory against the Hartford Wolf Pack Wednesday at Times Union Center. Keith Kinkaid registered his second shutout in his third outing.
Reid Boucher scores the lone shootout goal at Syracuse on Nov. 16.
The Devils bid to move into the top ranks of the Eastern Conference continues with home games against Syracuse and Norfolk and a road outing at Adirondack.
Entering the 2013-14 season, the Devils knew Joe Whitney would have a bullseye on his back. It comes with the territory after leading the team in scoring the past two seasons.