For the first 35 minutes, the Devils and Admirals looked like two teams sharing poll position in the Eastern Conference. Then the Devils took control, gliding to a 4-1 victory Saturday at Times Union Center.
Reid Boucher’s 11th goal of the season in GIF form.
The New Jersey Devils returned one of the Albany Devils top goal scorers. Reid Boucher was assigned from the NHL to the AHL Thursday evening.
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.