This Week’s Storylines
Home Streak At 10
The Albany Devils are riding a 10-game winning streak on home ice, which is the longest in franchise history and tied for second longest in the AHL this season. Grand Rapids is currently on a 13-game run and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton won 10 consecutive between Oct. 17 and Nov. 28. The Devils last loss at home came on Nov. 21 – a 5-3 setback against the Penguins.
What A Week
Mike Sislo began last week with the New Jersey Devils and played games Monday against Detroit and Wednesday at Montreal. He was named to the 2016 AHL All-Star Classic roster Thursday and had back-to-back three-point performances Friday and Saturday for Albany. On Monday, he was dubbed the CCM/AHL Player of the Week and will be recognized for his accomplishment during the Saturday, Jan. 23 game against St. John’s
Despite having their six-game winning streak halted Sunday at Hartford in overtime, the Devils are on a seven-game point streak. After 34 games, the team is 22-8-4-0 and their .706 points percentage ranks third in the AHL, third the Eastern Conference and second in the North Division.