- Yes, Saku Koivu is in the middle of it through no fault of his own. It's a miracle anyone wants to play here. Calice, 'stie. Captain K's best line: "And I talk to my wife in French in the right atmosphere," he added with a wink. "You know what I'm talking about." ;
- Devils win their first game in beautiful downtown Newark. That's sarcasm people;
- Jason Spezza has a groin pull. No need to joke there.
Broad Street Bullies in town tonight. Keep your heads up boys.