The Devils kept a major piece of their defense together, signing Paul Martin to a three-year, $11.5 million contract.
Devils GM Lou Lamoriello told reporters Friday that he will not coach the team next season.
New Jersey (14-13-5) at Ny Rangers (20-10-4) 7:00 pm EST
Brendan Shanahan had two goals and moved into 15th place on the NHL's career list, leading the Detroit Red Wings past the New Jersey Devils 5-2 Tuesday night.
Mike Fisher scored twice and backup goalie Ray Emery made 25 saves in the Ottawa Senators' 5-4 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night.
NEW JERSEY 3, WASHINGTON 2