Mid-Morning Skate: Jan. 29, 2013
The All-Star break continues for the Albany Devils, who will hold an optional skate at Times Union Center tomorrow. Last night, Bobby Butler was on the ice for the 2013 AHL All-Star game. Even though he did not repeat his 2011 MVP performance, Butler was not held off the score sheet, registering an assist Worcester’s Bracken Kearns second-period tally.
Toronto’s Ryan Hamilton completed a hat trick with 11.2 seconds remaining in regulation, giving the West a 7-6 victory against the East. Hamilton was named the game’s MVP.
In the NHL, the New Jersey Devils return to action tonight against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden at 7 pm.
Late goal gives West an All-Star sweep — Toronto Marlies forward Ryan Hamilton completed a hat trick with 11.2 seconds remaining in regulation, sending the Western Conference to a 7-6 win in the 2013 AHL All-Star Game at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center on Monday night CLICK HERE
Transaction: Matt Anderson has been recalled by New Jersey and Mattias Tedenby has been returned on loan to Albany CLICK HERE
New Jersey Devils
Devils head to Boston to battle Bruins — The last two Eastern Conference teams without regulation losses square off tonight at TD Garden. CLICK HERE
Prospect Watch — Stefan Matteau skated with Travis Zajac and Ilya Kovalchuk in Sunday’s game at Montreal CLICK HERE