Pittsburgh (2nd - Metropolitan) at New Jersey (7th - Metropolitan)

Matchup Details
Fri, Jan 30 - Prudential Center
FACEOFF - 7:00 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
Pittsburgh 27-13-4-421-2715517-7-1-210-6-3-220-26
New Jersey 18-22-2-623-25-17328-7-2-410-15-0-218-26
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Pittsburgh
PPlayerStatusNotes
DC. Ehrhoff
Ques Fri
Upper Body
01/29/15
Ehroff is questionable to play Friday against the Devils after suffering an upper-body injury last game.
DO. Maatta
out for season
Shoulder
01/14/15
Maatta underwent shoulder surgery and will miss the remainder of the season.
CE. Malkin
I-R
Lower Body
01/26/15
Malkin has been placed on injured-reserve with a lower-body injury and no date has been given for his return.
LWB. Comeau
I-R
Wrist
01/22/15
Comeau has been on injured reserve since December with a wrist injury. He is expected to return to practice soon but it is unclear when he will be cleared for game action.
RWP. Dupuis
I-R
Illness
11/19/14
Dupuis was placed on injured reserve after being diagnosed with a blood clot in his lung. He will miss at least six months of action.
New Jersey
PPlayerStatusNotes
DD. Severson
Ques Fri
Ankle
01/28/15
Severson is on injured reserve with a hairline fracture in his ankle. He is questionable to return Friday against the Penguins.
RWS. Gionta
Ques Fri
Hand
01/28/15
Gionta is on injured reserve with a broken hand and is questionable return Friday against the Penguins.
DB. Salvador
I-R
Back
01/23/15
Salvador has a back injury and is on injured reserve.
LWR. Clowe
I-R
Head
11/11/14
Clowe has been placed on injured reserve with a head injury and there is no timetable for his return.
NEWS

Covers Preview - Home ice has been a significant advantage in recent history between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the New Jersey Devils. The Penguins can only hope that trend unravels Friday night as they visit Prudential Center for the fourth meeting of the season between the Metropolitan Division rivals. Pittsburgh is looking to bounce back following a 4-0 drubbing at the hands of the Washington Capitals on Wednesday, while the Devils come in having won two straight games.

 
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MATCHUP EDGE
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