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Devils in the Details - 1/27/21: Nico’s Fibula Edition

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New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 1/27/21

Philadelphia Flyers v New Jersey Devils
NEWARK, NEW JERSEY - JANUARY 26: Michael McLeod #20 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates his first NHL goal at 11:59 of the second period against the Philadelphia Flyers at the Prudential Center on January 26, 2021 in Newark, New Jersey.
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Here are your links for today:

Devils Links

It just wasn’t meant to be on Tuesday night. The Devils’ comeback bid fell short as the team managed to get the game tied up but couldn’t get the lead. Flyers won, 5-3. [NHL] [All About the Jersey] [NJ.com] [NorthJersey.com]

Some interesting visualization of what Lindy Ruff’s system looks like in the 2020-2021 Devils: [The Hockey Tactics Newsletter]

The Swiss site Blick indicates in this brief report that the injury Nico Hischier suffered was a broken fibula in December: [Blick]

Hockey Links

Golden Knights GM Kelly McCrimmon ran the team for its game against the Blues on Tuesday night after a positive COVID-19 test on the team’s coaching staff meant they weren’t able to be behind the bench. [ESPN]

Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman reports that the league has suspended former Arizona Coyotes GM John Chayka through Dec. 31. You might remember that the Devils ownership was tangentially related to this situation. [Sportsnet] [Sportsnet]

Feel free to discuss these and any other hockey-related stories in the comments below.