Stanley Cup Finals Preview: Devils vs. Kings

Season series: Devils picked up four points (2-0-0), Kings picked up one point (0-1-1).

Oct. 13: Kings 1, Devils 2 (SO)
Oct. 25: Devils 3, Kings 0

Ilya Kovalchuk leads all playoff scorers with 18 points (7 goals, 11 assists) in 17 games.

Patrik Elias had three points (1 goal, 2 assists) vs. Kings this season.

Petr Sykora had three points (0 goals, 3 assists) vs. Kings this season.

Dainius Zubrus had two points (2 goals, 0 assists) vs. Kings this season.

Andy Greene had two assists vs. Kings this season.

Martin Brodeur played only 1 period in the 2 games vs. Kings this season. Brodeur injured his shoulder in first period of Oct. 13 game.

Johan Herberg was 2-0 vs. Kings this season, allowing only one goal.

Simon Gagne had the only goal for the Kings vs. the Devils this season.

The Devils outshot the Kings 60-58 in two games this season.

The Kings are 8-0 on the road in this year’s playoffs and 12-2 overall.

Jonathan Quick and Jonathan Bernier split the two games this season vs. Devils. Bernier played in the 3-0 loss,  Quick played in the 2-1 SO loss.

This will be the first time the Devils and Kings play each other in the Stanley Cup finals.