As expected Patrik Elias and Jaromir Jagr are not taking part in the Devils’ morning skate today at Prudential Center and won’t play in tonight’s preseason opener against the Rangers. Cory Schneider will start in net for the Devils and face Henrik Lundqviist for the Rangers. Keith Kinkaid is on the ice as the Devils’ second goaltender at the morning skate and will back up Schneider tonight.

Cam Talbot will dress as the Rangers’ second goalie. Here’s the breakdown of the players dressed for the morning skate. Forwards: Travis Zajac Adam Henrique Mattias Tedenby Andrei Loktionov Jacob Josefson Krys Barch Harri Pesonen Darcy Zajac Rostislav Olesz Reid Boucher Steve Bernier Cam Janssen Mike Sislo. Defensemen: Adam Larsson Anton Volchenkov Mark Fayne Peter Harrold Alex Urbom Eic Gelinas. Goaltenders: Cory Schneider Keith Kinkaid.