The Devils have announced their home opener for the 2017-18 season. They will face off against the Colorado Avalanche on October 7th at 7PM ET at the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ.
Both teams are hoping to follow up on some dismal seasons with better performances in 2017-18. New Jersey finished last season 27th overall with a 28-40-14 record, and Colorado finished in dead last with a 22-56-4 record. The two teams faced off four times last season, with Colorado taking the season series 3-1 over New Jersey.
The remainder of the 2017-18 schedule will be released tomorrow afternoon (June 22nd).