Head coach John MacLean indicated Wednesday that he planned on taking parts of the morning's first group with him to face the Rangers on Thursday (7 p.m. ET, MSG Plus).
"Some of the guys, yeah," MacLean said. "Some of the guys are going to be in there. There'll be some changes, we have to leave ourselves open to that. Some of those guys are definitely going to be in the game tomorrow."
Those that didn't play in the preseason opener at Philadelphia took part in Wednesday's first session. The Devils dropped a 4-3 shootout decision to the Flyers in their preseason opener.
The first group was:Zach Parise
- Travis Zajac
- Ilya Kovalchuk
Brian Rolston - Rod Pelley - Mattias TedenbyAdam Henrique
- Tim Sestito
- Patrick DavisVladimir Zharkov
- David McIntyre - Stephen Gionta
Colin White - Matt TaorminaAnton Volchenkov
- Eric Gelinas
Rob Davison - Mark Fayne
Dave CarusoJeff Frazee
Last night's lineup skated the second session:Patrik Elias
- Jason Arnott - Jamie LangenbrunnerDainius Zubrus
- Jacob Josefson
- David Clarkson
PL Letourneau-Leblond - Brad Mills
- Alexander Vasyunov
Marcus Nilson - Adam Mair - Nick PalmieriAlexander Urbom
- Henrik TallinderBryce Salvador
- Andy Greene
Mark Fraser - Matt CorrenteJohan Hedberg