Author Archives: Alex Chauvancy

RECAP: Devils Swedes Lead In 6-2 Routing

Game Summary The Devils picked up right where they left off after Saturday afternoon’s 4-1 victory against Colorado by laying a 6-2 thumping on the Buffalo Sabres yesterday. The Devils got two goals apiece from Swedish forwards Marcus Johansson and Jesper Bratt, while Nico Hischier tallied the first career NHL point in what was a

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Why Jesper Bratt Deserves A Spot On Opening Night Roster

Follow me on Twitter: @a_chauvancy23 Coming into camp, there was alot to be excited about for the Devils group of forward prospects. There were former first round picks like Pavel Zacha, Michael McLeod, and of course, first overall pick Nico Hischier. Later round picks such as Blake Speers and Nathan Bastian also came into camp

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RECAP: Split Squads Give Devils Split Results

The following piece was composed collaboratively by staff writers Mike Luci and Alex Chauvancy   The Devils had split results with their split squad games that saw half the training camp roster take on the New York Islanders in Brooklyn, while the other half faced the Ottawa Senators in Prince Edward Island. Although it’s only

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DAB Pregame: Devils Prepare For Isles In NY, Sens In Kraft Hockeyville Canada

Remember to LIKE us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for live game and news updates during both of tonight’s games. Editor’s Note: This piece was written collaboratively by writers Mike Luci and Alex Chauvancy Matchup Overview  Versus Ottawa (AC)…The New Jersey Devils will dress a forward group tonight that could closely resemble their opening night

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Drew Stafford’s Late Goal Helps Devils Build on Solid Preseason

Follow me on Twitter: @a_chauvancy23 The Devils continued to build on their good preseason last night as they defeated the New York Rangers 2-1 thanks to a Drew Stafford goal late in the third period. There was a fair share of penalties in the game, as both teams combined for 13 power plays. The Devils

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Recap: Hischier, Bratt Impress In Devils 4-1 Victory

Follow me on Twitter: @a_chauvancy23 The Devils continued their strong start to the preseason, tallying a 4-1 victory in Montreal led by Jesper Bratt’s two goals and Nico Hischier’s impressive performance, which included his second goal of the preseason. The Devils outshot the Canadiens 32-29 and out-attempted them 37-28 at five-on-five, continuing their solid play

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Steven Santini in Prime Position for Regular Role This Season

Follow me on Twitter: @a_chauvancy23 One of the biggest issues facing the Devils this preseason will be composing their blue line. While the addition of Will Butcher certainly helps, it’s no guarantee he starts the season in the NHL. At this point in the free agent market, there are limited to no remaining options that

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DAB Pregame: Devils Host Capitals In Preseason Debut

Make sure to follow Devils Army Blog on Facebook and Twitter for live game updates Follow me on Twitter: @a_chauvancy23 The Devils open their preseason schedule tonight, as they take on the Washington Capitals at the Prudential Center at 7 PM. The Devils will be dressing their fair share of younger players, but there are

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Devils Add Drew Stafford on Short-Term Deal

Follow me on Twitter: @a_chauvancy23 After extending a PTO to Jimmy Hayes on Wednesday, the Devils continued adding to their right wing depth Friday by signing Drew Stafford to a one-year, one-way contract worth $800k. He’s coming off a down year, where he tallied 8 goals and 21 points in 58 games between the Winnipeg

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