Schedule For
1985-86
Coaches listed in chronological order.
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Date
Opponent
Location
Result
November 2, 1985
New York Rangers
E. Rutherford
Devils 6, Rangers 5, OT
November 6, 1985
Calgary Flames
E. Rutherford
Flames 5, Devils 2
November 8, 1985
Pittsburgh Penguins
E. Rutherford
Devils 5, Penguins 3
November 9, 1985
New York Islanders
Uniondale
Islanders 3, Devils 2
November 15, 1985
Winnipeg Jets
Winnipeg
Jets 5, Devils 3
November 16, 1985
Calgary Flames
Calgary
Flames 7, Devils 2
November 19, 1985
Los Angeles Kings
Inglewood
Devils 6, Kings 3
November 22, 1985
Vancouver Canucks
Vancouver
Devils 6, Canucks 5
November 23, 1985
Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton
Oilers 3, Devils 2
November 26, 1985
Winnipeg Jets
E. Rutherford
Devils 4, Jets 3
November 30, 1985
Washington Capitals
E. Rutherford
Capitals 6, Devils 2
Date
Opponent
Location
Result
October 10, 1985
Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia
Devils 6, Flyers 5
October 12, 1985
Washington Capitals
E. Rutherford
Devils 4, Capitals 1
October 13, 1985
New York Rangers
New York
Devils 3, Rangers 2, OT
October 17, 1985
Hartford Whalers
E. Rutherford
Whalers 4, Devils 3, OT
October 19, 1985
St. Louis Blues
St. Louis
Blues 4, Devils 3
October 23, 1985
New York Rangers
New York
Rangers 5, Devils 1
October 24, 1985
Chicago Blackhawks
E. Rutherford
Blackhawks 6, Devils 4
October 26, 1985
Los Angeles Kings
E. Rutherford
Devils 5, Kings 2
October 29, 1985
Boston Bruins
E. Rutherford
Bruins 6, Devils 4
October 31, 1985
Detroit Red Wings
E. Rutherford
Devils 2, Red Wings 2
Date
Opponent
Location
Result
December 1, 1985
Boston Bruins
Boston
Bruins 4, Devils 2
December 4, 1985
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto
Maple Leafs 10, Devils 7
December 6, 1985
Vancouver Canucks
E. Rutherford
Devils 4, Canucks 1
December 7, 1985
Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh
Devils 5, Penguins 1
December 9, 1985
Minnesota North Stars
Bloomington
Devils 5, North Stars 4
December 11, 1985
New York Rangers
E. Rutherford
Rangers 4, Devils 2
December 14, 1985
Quebec Nordiques
Quebec City
Nordiques 9, Devils 3
December 15, 1985
St. Louis Blues
E. Rutherford
Blues 3, Devils 2
December 17, 1985
Philadelphia Flyers
E. Rutherford
Devils 7, Flyers 4
December 19, 1985
Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia
Flyers 6, Devils 3
December 21, 1985
Hartford Whalers
Hartford
Whalers 7, Devils 6
December 22, 1985
Minnesota North Stars
E. Rutherford
North Stars 8, Devils 3
December 27, 1985
Montreal Canadiens
E. Rutherford
Canadiens 7, Devils 3
December 28, 1985
Montreal Canadiens
Montreal
Canadiens 8, Devils 3
Date
Opponent
Location
Result
January 3, 1986
Washington Capitals
E. Rutherford
Capitals 3, Devils 2
January 4, 1986
Washington Capitals
Landover
Capitals 9, Devils 3
January 6, 1986
Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh
Pengunis 4, Devils 3
January 8, 1986
Chicago Blackhawks
Chicago
Devils 8, Blackhawks 7
January 11, 1986
Philadelphia Flyers
E. Rutherford
Flyers 8, Devils 4
January 14, 1986
Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia
Flyers 3, Devils 2
January 15, 1986
Detroit Red Wings
Detroit
Devils 4, Red Wings 3, OT
January 17, 1986
Washington Capitals
E. Rutherford
Capitals 4, Devils 3
January 19, 1986
Buffalo Sabres
E. Rutherford
Sabres 6, Devils 3
January 21, 1986
Vancouver Canucks
Vancouver
Canucks 5, Devils 3
January 22, 1986
Calgary Flames
Calgary
Devils 6, Flames 6
January 24, 1986
Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton
Oilers 7, Devils 6
January 27, 1986
Minnesota North Stars
Bloomington
North Stars 6, Devils 2
January 29, 1986
Pittsburgh Penguins
E. Rutherford
Penguins 4, Devils 1
Date
Opponent
Location
Result
February 1, 1986
Washington Capitals
Landover
Capitals 5, Devils 4
February 2, 1986
New York Islanders
E. Rutherford
Islanders 3, Devils 2, OT
February 6, 1986
Edmonton Oilers
E. Rutherford
Oilers 6, Devils 4
February 8, 1986
Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh
Penguins 4, Devils 0
February 9, 1986
Hartford Whalers
Hartford
Devils 6, Whalers 3
February 13, 1986
Montreal Canadiens
E. Rutherford
Devils 4, Canadiens 3
February 15, 1986
New York Islanders
Uniondale
Islanders 6, Devils 5
February 16, 1986
Pittsburgh Penguins
E. Rutherford
Devils 5, Penguins 5
February 20, 1986
Quebec Nordiques
E. Rutherford
Devils 4, Nordiques 3, OT
February 22, 1986
Los Angeles Kings
E. Rutherford
Kings 5, Devils 2
February 26, 1986
New York Islanders
E. Rutherford
Devils 7, Islanders 2
Date
Opponent
Location
Result
March 1, 1986
Boston Bruins
Boston
Bruins 8, Devils 3
March 2, 1986
Winnipeg Jets
E. Rutherford
Devisl 6, Jets 4
March 4, 1986
Washington Capitals
Landover
Capitals 4, Devils 2
March 6, 1986
Detroit Red Wings
E. Rutherford
Devils 7, Red Wings 2
March 8, 1986
Philadelphia Flyers
E. Rutherford
Devils 7, Flyers 3
March 9, 1986
Buffalo Sabres
Buffalo
Sabres 4, Devils 3
March 11, 1986
New York Rangers
E. Rutherford
Rangers 6, Devils 3
March 13, 1986
Toronto Maple Leafs
E. Rutherford
Maple Leafs 7, Devils 4
March 15, 1986
New York Islanders
Uniondale
Islanders 3, Devils 1
March 16, 1986
Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia
Flyers 4, Devils 1
March 19, 1986
Pittsburgh Penguins
E. Rutherford
Penguins 7, Devils 3
March 21, 1986
Buffalo Sabres
Buffalo
Devils 6, Sabres 3
March 22, 1986
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto
Devils 6, Maple Leafs 3
March 25, 1986
New York Rangers
E. Rutherford
Rangers 5, Devils 4
March 27, 1986
St. Louis Blues
E. Rutherford
Devils 1, Blues 0
March 29, 1986
Chicago Blackhawks
E. Rutherford
Devils 3, Blackhawks 2
March 31, 1986
New York Rangers
New York
Rangesr 9, Devils 0
Date
Opponent
Location
Result
April 2, 1986
Quebec Nordiques
E. Rutherford
Devils 6, Nordiques 5
April 5, 1986
New York Islanders
Uniondale
Islanders 7, Devils 1
April 6, 1986
New York Islanders
E. Rutherford
Devils 9, Islanders 7
More of 1985-1986
League Standings
Team Stats
Playoff DNQ
Next Year
Coach
W
L
T
Pts.
Win %
Doug Carpenter
28
49
3
59
.369
The Breakdown
 
Wins
Losses
Ties
Home Record
17
21
2
Road Record
11
28
1
vs. Wales Conference
15
34
1
vs. Campbell Conference
13
15
2
Divisional Record
10
24
1