The Devils have found a perfect combination for the start of the season.
Kyle Palmieri scores early and goaltender Keith Kinkaid makes the lead stand up.
Palmieri scored his seventh goal in four games, Kinkaid stopped 24 shots for his second shutout and the Devils continued their best start since the 1995-96 season with a 3-0 victory over the road-challenged Dallas Stars on Tuesday night in Newark.
Palmieri is the first player in NHL history to score his team's opening goal in four consecutive games to begin a season.
"It's nice to get rewarded for putting pucks on net, but I think it's fun to come to the rink right now," Palmiery said. "The team...