Islanders-Devils canceled on account of energy outage


NEWARK, N.J. — The New Jersey Devils‘ preseason sport in opposition to the New York Islanders was canceled Thursday night time on account of an influence outage in a part of Prudential Heart.

The lights in a single space of the sector went out earlier than the beginning of the sport and couldn’t be restored. After consulting with the NHL and the Islanders, it was determined that situations had been unsuitable for each groups and the sport was canceled.

The Devils completed the preseason 4-1-0 and open the common season at dwelling Oct. 15 in opposition to Chicago. The Islanders are 3-0-1 and shut the preseason on Saturday on the New York Rangers.

The Islanders will go to Carolina on Oct. 14 to open a stretch of 13 straight on the street to start the season whereas building finishes on UBS Enviornment, their new dwelling subsequent to the Belmont Park racetrack.