NJ Devils' defense will be put to the test against Capitals

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NJ Devils' coach John Hynes talks about the team's return from their season-opening European trip. The Washington Capitals raised the banner and earned two points toward their title defense a week ago. With few roster changes and a head coach who was on Barry Trotz's bench last year, the team that won the Stanley Cup last spring doesn't look a whole lot different than the team the Devils will face Thursday night in the Prudential Center opener. “It's a very similar team. They have a lot of the same guys and Todd (Reirden) was an assistant coach there so they're going to be a hungry team,” Devils' coach John Hynes said. “They're very determined and strong on the puck. They have top-end offensive

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