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Gamethread #31: New Jersey Devils at Buffalo Sabres

After a COVID-driven break in the NHL regular season, the New Jersey Devils are returning to play in upstate New York. They are visiting the Buffalo Sabres for their final road game of 2021. Talk about it here in this post, a Gamethread.

New Jersey Devils v Buffalo Sabres
The Devils will be back at the KeyBank Center.
Photo by Bill Wippert/NHLI via Getty Images

The NHL is now back from a COVID-driven pause. Our Favorite Team will play their final road game of 2021 in an attempt to end a six-game winless streak and get their second win of the month. Yeah, it has been that bad.

The Matchup: The New Jersey Devils at the Buffalo Sabres (SBN Blog: Die by the Blade)

The Time: 7:00 PM ET

The Broadcasts: TV - MSG+ 2, MSG-B; Digital Audio - The Devils Hockey Network (Access through

The Song for the Evening: And So I Watch You From Afar dropped an EP in 2020 called Successors. I regret not highlighting it earlier. “Odd Seal” still invokes a look to the future, as appropriate for December 29 of a given year.

The Rules: The rules remain the rules regardless of the team playing their first game since December 20. Please keep your comments clean, legal (read: no illegal streams, no links to illegal streams, no asking for illegal streams, no illegal streams), and all about the games itself. Just as importantly, let’s respect each other. There’s no need for drama or being unwelcoming of your fellow Devils fan. This is a Gamethread, let’s focus on the game. Thank you for reading. Go Devils!