2 months Devils 3, Canucks 2 (SO): A little like preseason in injury-plagued battle of also-rans TheProvince
Devils’ Joey Anderson is stopped by Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom in the first period. Markstrom deserved better as he held a shutout through two periods before a couple of defensive lapses led to the shootout loss. You know the saying about something quacking like a duck must surely be a duck? That rule does apply to the contest on Friday night between the Vancouver Canucks and the New Jersey Devils at Rogers Arena. The Devils won 3-2 in a shootout. Much finer examples of NHL hockey have been played on the brilliant white ice ... more