RALEIGH, N.C. -- The New Jersey Devils and Carolina Hurricanes will complete a home-and-home series Friday night, after the Hurricanes picked up a 4-3 road win Wednesday.
Cory Schneider will get the call in the New Jersey net, after Martin Brodeur played all three games in the Devils' current losing streak.
The Hurricanes will be without defenseman Andrej Sekera, who is out with an upper-body injury and awaiting an MRI, coach Kirk Muller said. With 13 points, Sekera is second on the team in scoring and first among Carolina defensemen.
Here are the probable lineups for New Jersey and Carolina:
Dainius Zubrus - Travis Zajac - Jaromir Jagr
Adam Henrique - Patrik Elias - Damien Brunner
Ryan Carter - Andrei Loktionov - Steve Bernier
Mattias Tedenby - Jacob Josefson - Michael Ryder
Marek Zidlicky - Eric Gelinas
Andy Greene - Mark Fayne
Jon Merrill - Anton Volchenkov
Scratched: Peter Harrold, Cam Janssen.
Injured: Stephen Gionta (ankle), Adam Larsson (lower body), Bryce Salvador (foot), Ryane Clowe (upper body).
Nathan Gerbe - Eric Staal - Tuomo Ruutu
Jiri Tlusty - Jordan Staal - Patrick Dwyer
Jeff Skinner - Riley Nash - Elias Lindholm
Drayson Bowman - Manny Malhotra - Radek Dvorak
Ron Hainsey - Justin Faulk
Jay Harrison - Ryan Murphy
Mike Komisarek - Brett Bellemore
Injured: Andrej Sekera (upper body), Alexander Semin (concussion), Anton Khudobin (lower body), Tim Gleason (lower body).