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Bud Light Six Pack of Stats: NJD @ FLA

by Staff Writer / New Jersey Devils

Here's what you need to know for tonight's game in Florida!

1. This is the third and final meeting between the Eastern Conference rivals. The Devils lead the season series 2-0-0 following a 3-1 win at Prudential Center on Jan. 31 and have outscored Florida 8-2.

2. The Devils are closing out their 2014-15 regular season schedule tonight and are 16-12-3 in season finales all-time.

3. New Jersey is 13-7-3 vs. the Atlantic Division this season, including 5-5-1 on the road.

4. Tonight's starter Cory Schneider is 1-0-0 with a 1.00 goals-against average and .966 save percentage vs. Florida this season.

Schneider ranks third in the NHL in saves (1,810), shots against (1,955) and games started (67), is fourth in games-played (68) and save-percentage (.926, tie, Cam Talbot), is fifth in minutes (3,865), seventh with a 2.25 goals-against average and is eighth with five shutouts this season (tie, six others).

5. Former Panther Steve Bernier enters tonight's contest with four points in his last two games (3g-1a) and has already matched career bests this season in goals (16) and points (32).

6. Former Devil Jaromir Jagr recorded 2a on Thursday and, with 721g-1,079a-1800pts in his NHL career, has passed Ron Francis (549g-1,249a-1,798pts) for sole possession of fourth place in NHL history. He’s also tied Adam Oates for seventh on the league’s all-time assist list with 1,079 career helpers. Jagr is expected to appear in his 1,550th game tonight and pass Alex Delvecchio for 11th all-time.

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