The Devils defeated the Coyotes, 5-3, tonight at Prudential Center. Goals by Taylor Hall (2), Travis Zajac (2) and Adam Henrique helped the Devils remain undefeated on home ice. Here's what we learned:
1) The Devils nearly learned the hard way that you can't take your foot off the gas. After a strong second period, where they took a 3-1 lead, they let the Coyotes claw their way back into this game when Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored twice from the blue line to tie the game at three. Fortunately for the Devils, they were able to regroup, push back and take advantage of their opportunities to earn the win.