New York, NY (October 3, 2014) – MSG Networks will give New Jersey Devils fans a look at the upcoming season with a 30-minute special on Saturday, October 4. The exclusive coverage gets underway at 6:30 p.m. on MSG+ when Deb Placey and Steve Cangialosi are joined by Devils greats Ken Daneyko and John MacLean to breakdown pre-season action and discuss the upcoming season. At 7:00 p.m. on MSG+ the Devils host their final pre-season matchup against the New York Rangers. The show will also include interviews with Head Coach Pete DeBoer, as well as several players.
The Devils regular season schedule gets under way on Thursday, October 9 when the Devils travel to Philadelphia to face the Flyers at 7:00 p.m. on MSG+. The home opener is set for Saturday, October 18 at 7:00 p.m. against the San Jose Sharks on MSG. Devils game telecasts will be preceded by the 30-minute “Visa Devils Game Night” pregame show and immediately followed by the “Devils Postgame Show.”
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