Henrique posted a career-high 30 goals last season, backed by an eye-popping shooting percentage (20.1). Upon his return -- he should be day-to-day for now -- the 26-year-old figures to center the top line and first power-play unit with newcomer Taylor Hall and burgeoning winger Kyle Palmieri.
Henrique closed out his career year in goals by hitting the 30 mark. The 20-year-old was one of the centerpieces in a
Adam Henrique picked up a power-play goal but finished with a minus-2 rating in Saturday's 3-1 loss to the Lightning.
Henrique continues to be one of the very few bright spots in a New Jersey Devils lineup that struggles to provide any offense. The 20-year-old has had a career year, with highs in goals, points, and shots. He'll have three games to get to 30 goals, and with two of those being against Toronto and Buffalo, he stands a pretty good chance to get there.
Surprisingly, this was Henrique's first assist of March, giving him 20 on the season. However, the 20-year-old has made up for it with goals, notching eight in the month. Even through New Jersey's struggles, the center maintains a solid plus-12 rating on the season, easily the best mark of his career.