?Matt?s coming from San Jose, which is a version of what the Detroit Red Wings do because of (Sharks head coach) Todd McLellan and Mike Babcock having been together at one point,? DeBoer said.
After working the power play a different way under Oates the last two seasons and having only sporadic success ? the Devils ended up ranked 15th in the NHL at 17.2 percent last season after getting off to a terrible start ? DeBoer anticipates it might take some time for the players to adjust.