Goaltender Mackenzie Blackwood continues to bedevil the Vancouver Canucks.
In simply his second NHL season Blackwood already has a 4-0-Zero report towards Vancouver and a .972 save proportion.
“I am probably not certain what it’s, however I will take it,” stated the Thunder Bay, Ont., native who the Devils took 42nd general within the 2015 NHL draft. “I am not going to overthink it an excessive amount of.
“I simply play like another sport and it simply so occurs that we have been fairly profitable towards this workforce. I am simply going to play them the identical method each time and simply hopefully get the outcomes that we wish each time.”
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Early within the third interval Blackwood stopped Vancouver’s Tanner Pearson on a rush, then watched because the rebound went huge of the online. Later he used his stick with steer a Brock Boeser blast huge.
Wayne Simmonds, on the facility play, and Jesper Bratt scored for the Devils (5-7-4) who snapped a two-game dropping skid.
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“We struggled the final two video games so coming again right here tonight and taking the win, that is enormous for us,” stated Blackwood, who improved his report to 5-3-Three this season. “We’re making an attempt to achieve some traction now.”
Coach John Hynes…