The New Jersey Devils go back on the road Tuesday night after a four game homestand to Vancouver, BC to take on the Vancouver Canucks. New Jersey comes into Tuesday up and down as of late winners of three of the last five games played following a 2-1 win over Anaheim. Goalie Nico Daws carried New Jersey to the win over the Ducks posting a .971 save percentage after stopping 33 of 34 shots against.
Offensively this season New Jersey has been a mediocre team averaging three goals per game on 32.1 shots. Jesper Bratt does everything for New Jersey leading the team with 56 points to go along with a team high 36 assists, while posting 19 goals on 143 shots this season.
The Vancouver Canucks will play their second consecutive home game Tuesday night riding a two game losing streak after a 2-1 loss to Tampa Bay. The Vancouver offense was not existent against Tampa Bay as JT Miller scored the only goal for the Canucks in just under 22.5 minutes on the ice.
As a team this season Vancouver has used four different goalies combining to post a .913 save percentage after allowing 171 goals on 1720 shots against. Thatcher Demko this goalie number one with 26 wins in 48 games this season.