The New Jersey Devils finally did it. For the first time since 2018, New Jersey will be heading into the Stanley Cup playoffs. Currently, the Devils have 100 points and sitting at second place of the Metropolitan Division.
Jack Hughes has been on fire as of late. In the past two nights, Hughes fired away 3 goals and 2 assists after being held scoreless in three prior games before this weekend. Last night, Devils goaltender Mackenzie Blackwood made his return from injury and was good enough to get the win.
Devils play the New York Islanders on Monday at UBS Arena (7:30pm ET start) and New York Rangers at Prudential Center (7:00pm ET start).
Could the Devils leap over the Carolina Hurricanes by this time next week?
PODCAST - New Jersey Devils Clinch
Sam Woo is co-host and executive producer of the Let's Go Devils Podcast which can be heard live every Sunday at 9pm ET and Wednesday at 8:30pm ET.