Joe Whitney’s record-breaking night was spoiled during the Albany Devils 6-4 setback against the Springfield Falcons Friday at MassMutual Center.
Infographic of the Devils 6-4 loss at Springfield.
Eight points separate the second-place Devils and the first-place Falcons in the Northeast Division. The two teams meet Friday at MassMutual Center (7 pm) for what is considered a “four-point contest”.
The Devils return to Times Union Center this weekend for the first time in nearly three weeks. The annual “Pucks ‘N’ Paws” night returns Saturday.
In their first midweek game in nearly a month, the second-place Devils lost, 4-0, against the first-place Falcons Tuesday at MassMutual Center.
The second-place Devils can make up some ground when they travel to face the first-place Falcons Tuesday at 7 pm.
The Devils can make moves in the Eastern Conference with three games leading into the AHL All-Star break.
Scott Wedgewood made 21 saves for his first career shutout, helping the second-place Devils defeat the first-place Falcons, 3-0, Friday at MassMutual Center. Rod Pelley, Joe Whitney and Artem Demkov provided the offense
Highlights of the Devils 3-0 victory against the Falcons.
The second-place Devils and the first-place Falcons are meeting for the third time in the last eight days with a 7 pm outing at MassMutual Center.