The Devils played their first game of the tournament on Friday but in a lot of ways it was two games as the club fell behind 6-0 but rallied late in the second and in the third period to make the final score a respectable 6-4.
Colton White had a goal and an assist to lead the way for the Devils Prospects on Friday. The other goal scorers were Joey Anderson, Jesper Boqvist and Jack Hughes.
Penguins Team Scope:
On Friday, Pittsburgh had a 2-0 lead on the Bruins Prospects after the first period but Boston rallied with three second-period tallies to move in front. The Pens tied it late in the middle frame but Boston scored the lone third-period goal to take it 4-3.
Sam Miletic led the way for the Pens with a goal and an assist while Calen Addison had two helpers.
By the Numbers:
In the tournament last year, the Devils defeated Pittsburgh 6-2. New Jersey won two of their three contests in 2018 while the Penguins dropped all three.
-- Marc Ciampa, NewJerseyDevils.com
Forwards 14 Joey Anderson 42 Nathan Bastian 90 Jesper Boqvist 92 Graeme Clarke 51 Brandon Gignac 57 Mitchell Hoelscher 86 Jack Hughes 74 Ludvig Larson 73 Mikhail Maltsev 41 Michael McLeod 70 Nikita Popugaev 53 Yegor Sharangovich 46 Blake Speers 67 Marian Studenic 59 Fabian Zetterlund
Defense 62 Xavier Bernard 83 Nicholas Canade 75 Jeremy Groleau 78 Noah King 82 Nikita Okhotyuk 71 Colby Sissons 24 Ty Smith 81 Michael Vukojevic 2 Colton White
Forwards 22 Sam Poulin 34 Nathan Legare 37 Sam Lafferty 38 Chase Berger 41 Josh Williams 42 Sam Miletic 45 Jake Lucchini 57 Anthony Angello 62 Brandon Hawkins 64 Jordy Bellerive 70 Chris Brown 74 Billy Moskal 78 Renars Krastenbergs 82 Jan Drozg
Defense 6 John Marino 32 Zach Lauzon 48 Jon Lizotte 67 Michael Kim 73 Pierre-Olivier Joseph 76 Calen Addison 79 Niclas Almari 80 Liam Ross