Limited Youth Stefen Wisniewski Jersey The Devils took a 1-0 lead 6:28 into the game when Gibbons flipped the puck from the side of the net and it bounced off Noesen’s facemask and past Johnson.
Hischier notched his first assist on Gibbons’ goal that made it 2-0 with 1:04 left in the first period. Hischier carried the puck behind the net, maneuvered away from Sabres defenseman Marco Scandella and fed Gibbons for a one-timer from the slot.
Kane put Buffalo on the board on a power play 5:02 into the second period. Kane got a partial breakaway after poking the puck past New Jersey’s Steven Santini and slid a shot around Schneider.
Varlamov is also off to a good start after missing the final 40 games last season following hip surgery.
It gives you confidence and brings confidence to the team, he said.
Tuukka Rask made 19 saves for the Bruins.
Boston coach Bruce Cassidy saw some mistakes from his young players that led to an early 2-0 hole, but he was most disappointed with the overall effort.
The core group that we rely on — it just wasn’t a good effort, he said. I put myself in that category.
We’re supposed to be ready to play at home, especially after having a couple of days off. That was the biggest disappointment to me. Things aren’t going to go your way some nights. To not have the energy to sustain it get yourself back in the game is disappointing.
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I’ve never competed against Chase, but I watched him very closely. I admire how well he handles a race car and how little he takes from other competitors he competes against, like Mark Martin did or Terry Labonte.
Mostly he reminds me of his dad, who drove with the precision of a surgeon, demonstrating a sixth sense of exactly where his car needed to be all around the racetrack and an ability to place it there.