Second consecutive loss for Nico Hischier and the Devils in NHL. The 22-year-old captain and the New Jersey franchise had to admit defeat (4-3 tab) in front of the New York Rangers, in the night from Sunday to Monday, at Madison Square Garden.
Aligned for nearly 20 minutes (19’56), the Valais center was credited with an assist, his eighth point of the exercise. The Swiss international ended the meeting with a positive result, while his compatriot Jonas Siegenthaler posted a -1 record in 17’50 on the ice.
With this loss, the Devils are in 4th place in the Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Conference., four lengths from their evening opponent.