Author Archives: James Villani

DAB Pregame: Devils Celebrate #PattysLastLap Vs. The Isles

  Match Overview The Devils (28-38-14) take on the Islanders (39-29-12), who are still in a battle for the last wildcard spot in the Eastern conference, in what is the Devils’ second to last game. Since this is the Devils’ last game at The Rock this year they will be celebrating Patrik Elias who is

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DAB Pregame: Devils Bring 3-Game Losing Skid into Make-Up Game Vs. Jets

    Match Overview Tonight’s game is the make-up for the March 14th game which was snowed out. The matchup will feature your New Jersey Devils who hold a 27-35-13 record, which is good for twenty-eighth in the league and the Winnipeg Jets who currently have a 34-35-7 record, and are fifth in the Central Division. Tonight’s

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What Should the Devils Do With Cory Schneider?

Writer’s Note: The content in this article is the sole opinion of its writer, and does not represent the opinions of the entire Devils Army Blog admin and writing staff.   Author’s TWITTER     Cory Schneider is described by his peers and others around the NHL as an elite goaltender. To many this is true, as

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RECAP: Devils 3rd Period Comeback Comes Up Short

    Game Summary The Devils 3rd period comeback came up just short as they were defeated last night by a score of 4-2 in Toronto. The scoring opened with a John Moore wrist-shot early in the 1st period, but the Leafs grabbed a 2-1 lead by the end of the first on goals from

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DAB Pregame: Kinkaid Will Make His 2nd Consecutive Start Against Crosby and the Pens

    Match Overview The Devils come into this Friday evening matchup fresh off their first win after a 10-game losing skid. With the 6-2 win last night, the Devils improve to 26-31-12 on the season which moved them 3-points ahead of the Coyotes, who reside 29th in the NHL entering tonight. The Penguins on

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Who Should be the Devils Head Coach Come Next Season?

Editor’s Note: The content in this article is the sole opinion of its writer, and does not represent the opinions of the entire Devils Army Blog admin and writing staff.   Author’s TWITTER   Why should John Hynes be fired? John Hynes was hired by general manager Ray Shero at the beginning of the 2015-16 season.

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DAB Pregame: Slumping Devils Face Red-Hot Bruins

    Match Overview The slumping New Jersey Devils bring their 25-26-12 record into Boston to face the Bruins who hold a 33-26-6 record. These teams are on opposite ends of the spectrum in the Eastern Conference as Boston is 7th and New Jersey is currently 14th. On the Devils side of things…The Devils enter

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DAB Pregame: New Look Devils Take on NHL’s Best

    Match Overview After a relatively boring and frustrating trade-deadline, the Devils are back in action tonight at 7:00 PM in Washington D.C.. Tonight’s match-up will feature the NHL-leading Washington Capitals, who hold a 42-13-7 record, and your New Jersey Devils, who currently reside 14th in the Eastern Conference with a 25-25-12 record. On

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Devils’ Trade Deadline Day in Summary

    Trades and Explanations   Deal #1: New Jersey trades Defenseman Kyle Quincey to Columbus for Defenseman Dalton Prout. At first glance you may have been thinking why the heck didn’t Shero get a draft pick(s)? With Jordie Benn going for a 4th round pick, it’s possible Quincey would’ve netted a similar return. Before making

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DAB Pregame: Cammy Back in Line-Up as Devils Face-Off with Sens

    Match Overview The Devils are coming off a disappointing 6-4 defeat at the hands of division foe-New York Islanders. Right when New Jersey found themselves in a prime position to make a run to the play-offs they now find themselves 6-points back from the final wild-card spot in the East. If they want

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