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Subban dresses as NJ Devil to help Vonn clap back at Gritty

Defenseman donned mascot costume at New Jersey's Halloween party

by Pat Pickens @Pat_Pickens / Staff Writer

Lindsey Vonn got the last laugh at Gritty, and NJ Devil got another big win against a division rival, and they both can thank P.K. Subban.

Subban dressed up as the New Jersey Devils mascot at the team's Halloween party, which enabled his fiancee to clap back at Gritty on Monday.

Tweet from @lindseyvonn: @GrittyNHL , you were right! @NJDevils > @GrittyNHL 😈 lol

Gritty shot his shot, holding a sign that said "Lindsey can do better" with arrows pointed at himself during warmups before the Flyers home game against the New Jersey Devils on Oct. 9.

Tweet from @NHLFlyers: Sup, @lindseyvonn?

The Devils mascot, who pied Jimmy Fallon on TV  to settle a bet last Sunday, also helped Subban exact some payback the Devils' holiday gathering. Subban sported the NJ Devil costume, with a T-shirt that said "Where is Subbanator" while Vonn held a sign that said "Gritty, you're right. I CAN do better."

Instagram from @subbanator: This Year we kept it in the Family!🤷🏿‍♂️😂 To All my little trick or treaters have a spooky and safe week! 🎃 @njdevil00 > @grittynhl ☝🏿

We'll see if Gritty, who dressed up as Wonder Gritty over the weekend, has a response.

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