Author Archives: Mike Luci

DAB Pregame: The Final Trip Out West

Remember to follow us on Twitter @DevilsArmyBlog for live game updates. You can follow me on Twitter @MiikeLuci Matchup Overview Tonight’s matchup against the Minnesota Wild marks the beginning of New Jersey’s final road trip outside the conference. Currently occupying the first wildcard slot in the west, the Wild were six points out of the playoffs two

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Pre-game Overview: New Jersey Devils (24-26-9) Vs Arizona Coyotes (20-32-7)

Overview…In the midst of a six-game homestand, the Devils are currently on their second three-game winning streak in their last ten games, which are separated by a string of four consecutive losses. Currently ten points out of the playoffs, if Lou Lamoriello wants to justify his recent declaration that New Jersey is still in the race, a win

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Czech Mates: Where Will They End Up?

Editor’s Note: This piece is the sole opinion of writer Mike Luci, and does not necessarily reflect the views of the Devils Army Blog or its Admins. You can follow me on Twitter: @MiikeLuci After Tuesday’s game, the Devils are 12 points out of the last wildcard spot in the Eastern Conference. With six games until the

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Offensive Defense: When will Eric Gelinas get his chance?

You can follow me on Twitter: @MiikeLuci Although his defensive play makes him the subject of scrutiny and a popular scapegoat in this (and recent) seasons, defenseman Marek Zidlicky’s days in New Jersey could be numbered as the trade deadline approaches. When the Devils acquired him in 2012, he was the first definitive offensive defenseman the

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Back to the Future: Where could Martin Brodeur could end up in New Jersey?

Follow me on Twitter: @MiikeLuci You can’t start an article like this without paying tribute to everything Martin Brodeur has done as a New Jersey Devil. Thursday, January 29 in St. Louis, the famed goaltender announced his retirement from what was supposed to be his encore season, in which he was supposed to reach one

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Paul Thompson: Could he get the call?

Twitter: @MiikeLuci The onslaught of injuries that plagued the Devil’s this season have led to several AHL call ups. Among the players we’ve seen are former regulars who didn’t make the cut at the start of the season like Steve Bernier and Peter Harrold, highly touted players and prospects like Reid Boucher, Joe Whitney, and

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