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Ilya Kovalchuk out next two games

Updated: November 11, 2011, 3:36 PM ET
By Katie Strang | ESPNNewYork.com

NEWARK, N.J. -- Devils forward Ilya Kovalchuk will miss his third straight game Friday with a lower-body injury, according to coach Pete DeBoer. He will also sit out Saturday's game, the second of a home-and-home set against the Capitals.

"It's lingering," DeBoer said of the injury. "But it's definitely getting better. He'll be back real soon."

Kovalchuk, who suffered the injury Nov. 3 in the team's 4-3 shootout win over Philadelphia, was scratched Tuesday against the Carolina Hurricanes ...

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