Ryan Carter's sixth goal of the season with 4:54 remaining in the third stood up to be the winner as the Devils downed the Capitals 2-1 Friday night.
Ryan Carter will be back in New Jersey's lineup on Saturday.
Ryan Carter (upper body) thinks he'll probably return on Saturday.
Ryan Carter (upper body) probably won't play on Tuesday.
Ryan Carter was scratched Saturday night due to an upper-body injury.
Ryan Carter scored the only New Jersey goal in a 2-1 overtime loss to Colorado Monday.
Ryan Carter played on Friday for the first time since suffering a knee injury on November 30.
Ryan Carter (leg) has been activated off of the injured reserve list.
Ryan Carter (leg) has been placed on the injured reserve list.
Ryan Carter is doubtful for Monday's game after suffering facial lacerations during a fight Saturday.
Coach Peter DeBoer thinks that Ryan Carter will be okay after he left Saturday's game in the first period and did not return.
Ryan Carter left Saturday's game with lacerations after a first-period fight.
Ryan Carter scored a goal in the Devils' 2-1 overtime win Thursday.
Ryan Carter feels ready to return Thursday after missing the last two games with an upper-body injury.