Three Stars: 1. Cory Schneider 2. Jordin Tootoo 3. Shane Doan
New Jersey completed its three-game road trip at 1-1-1.
The Devils swept the season series vs. the Coyotes 2-0-0 and snapped a four-game losing streak in Arizona (last win, February 12, 2003).
New Jersey is now 4-8-2 vs. the Western Conference on the road this season & 9-13-4 overall.
The team’s penalty kill unit was 1/1 tonight and is 33/35 (94.3%) over the last 13 contests.
Arizona outshot New Jersey, 31-29.
Cory Schneider (30 saves) made the start in goal and improved to 25-25-7 on the season.
Mike Cammalleri recorded his team-leading 25th goal of 2014-15 and added an assist for his tenth multiple-point game.
Jordin Tootoo also registered 1g-1a-2pts for his first multi-point game since February 25, 2012 vs. San Jose (2a). Tootoo has 4g-4a-8pts over the last 12 contests; he had 3g-0a-3pts over the season’s first 43 games.
Stephen Gionta scored his fifth goal of the season/third career game-winning goal (last time, March 4, 2014 vs. Detroit). He has 2g-3a-5pts over the last seven games.
Adam Henrique scored a power play goal and now has 3g-2a-5pts over the last five games. He leads the Devils with 15g-22a-37pts overall.
Damon Severson posted 2a tonight for his fifth multiple-point game of the year. He has 3a over his last three appearances.
Travis Zajac also recorded 2a tonight for his third multi-point game of the season/first since January 6 vs. Buffalo (1g-1a-2pts).
Andy Greene picked up an assist on Cammalleri’s goal and now has points in six of the last seven contests (2g-5a-7pts).
Adam Larsson picked up an assist on Cammalleri’s goal. He’s recorded 19 of his 21pts this season over the last 29 games since January 3.