Eric Gelinas played only one shift in the third period but coach Peter BeBoer said after the game that he was not hurt and it was a coaching move.
Damien Brunner found the back of the net for the first time in 12 games on Saturday.
Adam Henrique scored twice on Saturday and now has nine goals in his last six games.
Jaromir Jagr hit the 20 goal plateau for the 18th time in his NHL career on Friday.
Tuomo Ruutu netted the game-winning goal against his former team, the Hurricanes, in the Devils' 5-4 win Saturday night.
Martin Brodeur won his third straight game as the Devils took down the Hurricanes on Saturday night 5-4.
New Jersey center Adam Henrique has been smoking hot since the Olympic Games ended in Sochi.
Just three days after being traded for each other, Tuomo Ruutu and Andrei Loktionov will face their former teammates Saturday night at Prudential Center.
Jaromir Jagr scored a goal in New Jersey's 7-4 loss to Detroit on Friday night.
Cory Schneider had a game he will soon hope to forget on Friday night, allowing seven goals on 31 shots in a 7-4 loss to Detroit.
Martin Brodeur would like to sign a new contract this summer.
Martin Brodeur is happy to finish the 2013-14 campaign with the New Jersey Devils.
Although he has just 16 points in 57 games this season, Tuomo Ruutu thinks he's getting better as the season goes on.
Cory Schneider will get the nod for New Jersey on Friday night.
The New Jersey Devils have received a break from the NHL with regard to salary cap circumvention from Ilya Kovalchuk's contract.