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Devils vs. Worcester: Devils squander lead, pull out 6-5 victory

Thursday, March 22, 2012
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Wearing much smaller gloves than the goalies, Albany rookie Joe Whitney saved the game Wednesday with a quick catch near the blue line.

The Devils had squandered a

5-1 second-period lead, allowing the

tying goal at 5:01 of the third. Then after losing the puck in the Worcester zone, Whitney backed out toward

the blue line and was perfectly

positioned when a defense­man tried to clear it about waist-high.


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