The video played during a first-quarter timeout in Thursday's much-anticipated game.
Devils President and General Manager Lou Lamoriello confirmed the new Friday, but did not say why the decision was made.
Stanton underwent the arthoscopic procedure on Wednesday to clear an infection.
A total of 20 NHL players across various teams have now come down with the virus.
Backup Chase Daniel will come in for the second year in a row in a Week 17 game against San Diego.
The team knows the technique sounds like hocus-pocus, but they're confident it can give the team and edge.
The century-old "Christmas truce" that allegedly saw German and British troops drop their arms to play soccer could have something to do with it.
His accent is atrocious, but his delivery is the most-ess.
Smith pushed O'Neal into the on-set display during on the TNT set.
LeBron James was treated much differently in his first game back in Miami than he was during his first visit to Cleveland as a member of the Heat four years ago.