Michael Ryder


1. Score first. The Blackhawks are an impressive 22-0-5 when scoring the game’s first goal.


1. Watch the Devils’ back end.  There are some names on this New Jersey squad that you may not have heard of, and they are very under rated in what they do.


DALLAS (AP) David Perron scored two goals and had an assist, and Wade Redden notched his first NHL goal in almost three years to lead the St.