Having recently unveiled their opening night roster, the Devils are entering 2018-2019 with a continued commitment to their youth and confidence in these players taking the next step forward. Our editorial team has composed a detailed season preview that breaks down all aspects that factored into the formation of this team—from acquisitions and departures, to players on the rise, in the hot seat, and a season outlook.
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The New Jersey Devils released their opening night roster for the 2018-19 campaign on Tuesday night. The team will carry 13 forwards, eight defensemen and two goaltenders to start the season. We examine the new faces that cracked the roster, touched upon the Devils abundance of cap space, projected the line combinations for opening night, and provide the full roster.
The Devils traveled to Bern, Switzerland in their first of a two-game NHL Global Series, where they took on SC Bern. We previewed the game with our projected lines, keys to the game and players to watch.
As the preseason begins to draw to a close, the Devils currently have 28 players on their roster. There are a few surprises but for the most part, the roster has shaken out to what everyone thought it would be. The game tonight against the Winnipeg Jets could be some of the fringe players’ last
Twitter @ChrisMottHockey The New Jersey Devils will face the New York Rangers once again for another preseason tune-up. However, unlike last time, the game will be played at Madison Square Garden. It will also not involve a split-squad scenario that occurred last week. Tonight represents one of the last opportunities for fringe players looking to
The wait is finally over. After holding out and missing a good part of training camp, Devils forward Miles Wood finally agreed to a new deal. The contract is good for four years, totaling $11 million ($2.75 million AAV). Many didn’t know what to expect from the holdout. After a report earlier in the week
Ever since Taylor Hall and Tyler Seguin were taken with the first two overall picks in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, their careers have been compared side-by-side. This will be apparent now more than ever, as the two enter the final years of their respective deals. Luckily for Seguin, he just signed an 8-year extension
The Devils are once again going to be a team that relies heavily on young talent. There are plenty of roster spots that are up for competition, so this year’s rookie tournament placed some added pressure on some of the more high profile prospects in attendance. When compared to last year’s showing, the Devils had
Twitter: @ChrisMottHockey This past June was the 15th anniversary of the New Jersey Devils 2003 Stanley Cup Championship. This article will be a break from the present Devils and will look back at the dynasty and history of the organization. As well as why they will have a high standard for expectations from it’s
Follow me on Twitter When looking at prospects from across the Atlantic, there are many factors one must consider. The European rink size is one variable that is brought up as a concern about European skaters. NHL scouts sometimes wonder how players will translate to North America, where they will have less room to maneuver