The New Jersey Devils on Tuesday placed forwards Jacob Josefson and Stephen Gionta on injured reserve.
Josefson was placed on IR retroactive to Dec. 27; he missed the Devils' game Monday against the Pittsburgh Penguins because of an illness. Gionta broke his hand blocking a shot during the game Monday; he was placed on IR retroactive to Dec. 29.
The Devils also recalled forward Mike Sislo from Albany of the American Hockey League. In nine NHL games this season he has one assist and a minus-2 rating.