Arizona takes on New Jersey on a 3-game losing streak

New Jersey Devils (25-41-6, eighth at Metropolitan) vs. Arizona Coyotes (22-45-5, eighth at Central)

Glendale, Ariz.; Tuesday, 10 p.m. EDT

BOTTOM LINE: Arizona looks to snap its three-game skid with a win over New Jersey.

The Coyotes are 10-24-1 at home. Arizona averages 10.4 penalty minutes per game, fourth most in the league. Liam O’Brien leads the team in service by 106 minutes in total.

The Devils are 9-24-2 in road games. New Jersey is 10th in the Eastern Conference with an average of 3.0 goals per game, led by Jack Hughes with 26.

Arizona defeated New Jersey 4-1 in the last meeting between these teams on January 19.

BEST PERFORMERS: Clayton Keller leads the Coyotes with 28 goals, adding 35 assists and registering 63 points. Nick Schmaltz has four goals in Arizona’s last 10 games.

Jesper Bratt leads the Devils with 44 total assists and 67 points. Hughes has scored seven goals in New Jersey’s last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Coyotes: 2-7-1, averaged 1.7 goals, 2.5 assists, 3.3 penalties and 8.8 penalty minutes while allowing 4.1 goals per game with save percentage of 0.887.

Devils: 3-6-1, averaged 3.2 goals, 5.1 assists, 3.9 penalties and 12.2 penalty minutes while allowing 4.3 goals per game with an .858 save percentage.

INJURIES: Coyotes: Janis Moser: out (upper body), Christian Fischer: out (lower body), Lawson Crouse: out (hand), Clayton Keller: out for the season (lower body).

Devils: Miles Wood: out for the season (hip), Jack Hughes: out for the season (knee), Nathan Bastian: day to day (undisclosed), Jonas Siegenthaler: out for the season (hand).


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

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