The Devils and the Sharks see-sawed all night, but it was Dan DaSilva’s lone shootout goal in the third round that lifted the Sharks to a 4-3 victory.
Stefan Matteau’s early goal gave the Devils a 1-0 lead after two periods, but the Bears netted four unanswered en route to a 4-1 victory Friday at Giant Center.
Stefan Matteau netted this winner during the fifth round at Portland on Mar. 7
The Devils surrendered a third period lead, but earned victory in the shootout against the Pirates Friday. Stefan Matteau netted the winner in the fifth round for a 4-3 win.
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.
Keith Kinkaid made 30 saves and Mike Sislo netted a pair of goals in the Devils 4-2 victory against the rival Phantoms.
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.
Stefan Matteau’s second goal against Bridgeport on Nov. 30
Devils forward Stefan Matteau talks after Albany’s 8-6 win over Bridgeport.
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.