“We had quite a few opportunities,” added Cullen, who hasn’t scored a hat trick since Feb. “When we’re going like that it’s a lot of fun to play.” The stellar play from two veterans overshadowed the highly anticipated season debut for Zach Parise, who finished the night with three shots in 13 minutes, 35 seconds.
“It was great,” Parise said, adding that he felt like himself again from the initial puck drop. It was fun.” Although Parise dominated headlines in the days leading up to the game, the narrative soon shifted to whether Staal or Cullen might complete a hat trick.
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Temperatures warm up Wednesday and Thursday -- forecasters are calling for two sunny days with the mercury climbing into the low 70s.
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Any lingering overnight rain will taper off by late morning, though and the sun is expected to peek out this afternoon, forecasters say. It'll be another chilly night Tuesday with clear conditions and lows in the upper 30s and low 40s.
The National Weather Service said patchy frost might develop in the Pine Barrens and rural areas of Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Gloucester and Ocean counties late Monday night into early Tuesday morning and again late Tuesday night into early Wednesday morning.
Sensitive outdoor plants should be brought inside as they might be killed if left uncovered, the weather service said.
Winds that could gust to 25 mph at times will make it feel even chillier, the National Weather Service said in its early morning forecast discussion. The statewide low is 45 at High Point and the high is 62 in both Sea Girt and West Cape May, according to the state climatologist's office. Sunny skies and temperatures in the low 60s are likely.
Charlie Coyle tallied an empty-net goal late in the third period to finalize the score.