Tonight marks the third and final contest between New Jersey and Boston in the 2018-19 regular season.
The Devils are 1-1-0 against the Bruins this season, outscoring their in-conference opponent, 5-3 in the two games played. The club is 6-3-1 against Atlantic Division opponents at Prudential Center this season.
Blake Coleman (2G), Andy Greene (2A), and Nico Hischier (1G-1A) lead New Jersey in scoring with two points each. Patrice Bergeron (1G-1A) and Jake DeBrusk (2A) lead their club in points with two.
Tuukka Rask started the last contest between the Devils and Bruins. Rask earned the shutout in 60 minutes of action, stopping all 20 shots faced. Cory Schneider is a career 2-6-3 against Boston, allowing 27 goals, posting a 2.51 GAA in 646 minutes of play. Mackenzie Blackwood is 1-1-0 this season against the Bruins, allowing three goals on 72 shots faced in the two contests, posting a 1.52 GAA.