How Devils reacted to Mikhail Maltsev's highlight-reel goal in win over Rangers

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How Devils reacted to Mikhail Maltsev's highlight-reel goal in win over Rangers
How Devils reacted to Mikhail Maltsev's highlight-reel goal in win over Rangers

NEW YORK -- Nico Hischier needed just one word to sum up Mikhail Maltsev's highlight-reel goal against the Rangers. “Filthy," Hischier said. Maltsev recorded what could easily go down as the goal of the preseason for the Devils, and possibly the NHL, when he put the team up 2-0 at the end of the first period of an eventual 4-3 preseason victory at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday. Maltsev forced a turnover at the Rangers' blue line before getting knocked to his knees while driving to the net. He maintained control of the puck through the stumble, and he dangled to puck past goalie Alexander Georgiev while springing back to his feet with four seconds left in the period. Introducing Devils Insider:

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