NEWARK, NEW JERSEY - OCTOBER 18: Kyle Palmieri #21 of the New Jersey Devils watches the first period action from the bench against the Colorado Avalanche at the Prudential Center on October 18, 2018 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
The New Jersey Devils are sitting Kyle Palmieri despite him being healthy. He’s not struggling on the ice. In fact, he’s been one of the best players on the ice over the past few weeks. However, the Devils are making him a healthy scratch for quote “precautionary reasons”.
We’ve been here before.