And with last night’s performance, Zacha has 10 points across his last eight games. Let’s take a look at the young forward’s play and what’s led to the sudden breakout. Zacha’s Out of the Blue Performance Zacha has never shown the potential to be a top scorer for the Devils before.
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And I think I’m trying to focus on that and just try to find open areas, which (Jesper) Bratt and Nico (Hischier) are finding me there, so it’s just fun to play like that and keep going. What’s more encouraging about Thursday’s performance is how Zacha got his points. He entered the game with only two 5-on-5 points this season, and both of his assists came at full strength.