Author Archives: Mike Luci

Blake Coleman: New Jersey’s Unsung Hero

Author’s Twitter It’s been a year full of surprises for the New Jersey Devils. Namely with their unprecedented outburst of offensive skill from a combination of first-year and returning veteran players. While New Jersey’s offensive rejuvenation has been a popular center of discussion, fans and analysts are quick to discount the immense contributions from their depth

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Pavel Zacha: New Jersey’s Slumping Sophomore

Author’s Twitter At the 27-game mark, the New Jersey Devils are averaging 3.03 goals per game, a mark they didn’t even come close to at this time one year ago. New Jersey’s offensive rejuvenation is primarily due to the contributions from forwards Taylor Hall, rookies Nico Hischier, Jesper Bratt, and of course, Brian Gibbons with his

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Odds Strongly Favor 2018 Playoff Appearance For Devils

Author’s Twitter With their first two months of the season in the books, New Jersey currently brandishes a surprising 14-6-4 record, and sit third in the Metropolitan Division. Most of the hockey world (Devils fans included) are still having trouble coming to grips with the team’s explosive start. It’s worth remembering the Devils are in perhaps

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DAB Pregame: Going For Three A Third Time

Remember to LIKE us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @DevilsArmyBlog for live game and news updates. Matchup Overview Going into tonight’s matchup, the New Jersey Devils are winners of their last two contests, while hoisting a respectable 4-1-1 record in their last six games (including a win over these same Florida Panthers). The

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No Need For Concern Over Henrique

Author’s Twitter Coming out of the weekend, Devils forward Adam Henrique has just two goals and eight points over his last 15 games. Prior to last Monday’s victory (where he tallied a goal and three points), Henrique only had one assist in his last nine games, along with no goals in his past 10 and had

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DAB Pregame: Devils Look To Get Back On Track

Remember to LIKE us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @DevilsArmyBlog for like game and news updates.   Matchup Overview After going 1-1-1 in what could only be described as a relatively uninspiring home stand, the New Jersey Devils are returning back on the road as they prepare to face the Chicago Blackhawks. While

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RECAP: Devils Blow Back-To-Back Leads In Fourth Straight Loss

  Matchup Summary Looking to shake off a 3-1 loss that started their three-game home stand, the New Jersey Devils failed to rebound the way they probably would have liked in last night’s matchup. The Devils previously faced the Edmonton Oilers one week ago, losing 6-3 in what marked the first defeat of their current

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Getting Nico Back On Track

Follow me on Twitter First overall pick, Nico Hischier, really set the bar for himself after a head-turning preseason. The 18-year old center co-led the team in scoring with four goals, seven points, and showed some promising chemistry with the likes of Marcus Johansson and Drew Stafford. We’re now five games into the Devils season, who

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Adam Henrique: Why 2017-2018 Could Be His Most Important Season

Follow me on Twitter There’s a good number of storylines following the New Jersey Devils into the 2017-2018 season. Their trifecta of rookies making the final roster- Hischier, Butcher, Bratt, the revamped offense, and whether Cory Schneider will have a rebound season, headline the subplots most Devils fans will follow closely. While it might not seem

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DAB Pregame: Shuffling Off To Buffalo

Remember to LIKE us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @DevilsArmyBlog for live game and news updates.   Matchup Overview Coming off an encouraging 4-1 victory on Saturday afternoon, the New Jersey Devils are set to play their first road game of the season against the Buffalo Sabres. The Sabres have a game in

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