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Zajac lines up against Couturier for a faceoff

DAB Pregame: Battle Of Turnpike Resumes as Devils Host Flyers

Overview The New Jersey Devils are back in action this afternoon against one of their biggest rivals, the Philadelphia Flyers. To put it lightly, both teams are in the middle of very disappointing seasons at the moment. This is the third time these two teams meet this season, the first one at the Prudential Center.

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DAB Pregame: Devils Head up to Buffalo to Take on Sabres

Overview Following a heartbreaking loss to the Vegas Golden Knights, the New Jersey Devils return to action tonight against the Buffalo Sabres. This will be an interesting game for the Devils, as Keith Kinkaid will play his second straight game in relief of the injured Mackenzie Blackwood. Kinkaid struggled against the Golden Knights, as the

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A Photo of Michigan Stadium, home of the Michigan Wolverines College Football team, playing host to the the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs (Photo Credit: Moss Sports)

It’s Time for the Winter Classic to Change

Writer’s Twitter: @ChrisMottHockey DAB Social     This Article was written and includes the opinions of the writer. They do not represent the Devils Army Blog’s point of view as a whole. The NHL Winter Classic is one of the greatest traditions the NHL has made. Every year, hockey fans are all eager to see

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Kyle Palmieri celebrates scoring against the Kings

Devils Defeat the Kings for Important Road Win

Recap The New Jersey Devils came into last night’s game looking to break out of a long rough stretch of this season where at times, it may have been painful to watch. They started their west coast road trip against the Los Angeles Kings and looked to begin the three-game road trip with a win.

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DAB Pregame: Devils Look To Even Score Versus Isles

Matchup Overview Coming off a 5-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens, the New Jersey Devils enter this afternoon’s game having gone 2-1-1 in their last four contests, after winning just one of their first six games this November. New Jersey previously faced the Islanders earlier this month, which results in a 3-0 loss—their only shutout

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Riveters Look To Start A Winning Streak Vs. Whale

The NWHL hiatus is finally over and the Metropolitan Riveters are back in action today against the Connecticut Whale. The Whale come into today’s game as the only winless team in the league, while the Riveter’s last game was a win against the Boston Pride. They will be looking to improve upon that as they

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Trying To Make Sense Of The NHL’s Goaltender Interference Standards

The NHL has its fair share of problems, but one of its biggest is consistency with goaltender interference rulings. This was on full display last night in the New Jersey Devils 4-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins when Jake Guentzel’s tied the game at 4:04 of the third period. As the video below shows, Sidney Crosby (how fitting) skated the puck in, and fired a shot prior to losing his edge and bulldozing goaltender Keith Kinkaid. Guentzel buries the rebound, while Kinkaid is recoiling from his physical contact with Crosby. Despite a coach’s challenge by New Jersey, the on-ice call stood.

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Four Reasons Why The Devils Have Pittsburgh’s Number

Author’s Twitter Last night, the New Jersey Devils defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-2 at the Prudential Center, effectively halting their three-game losing streak. Normally, a team and its fans would be elated with such a win, but this was different. When Taylor Hall was named the game’s first star after a four-point performance, he didn’t

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DAB Pregame: Devils Return Home

Overview The New Jersey Devils return home from their first road trip of the season. I wish I could say the road trip was forgettable, rather it was embarrassing, unproductive and simply unbearable to watch at times. The only game worth watching was their 5-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins. While the Devils learned a

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Who Is Responsible For The Devils Poor Start

Devils fans on social media have been justifiable frustrated and angry with the team’s performance, deservedly so, and have been pointing the finger of blame at scapegoats ranging from Coach John Hynes, to the defense, to the netminders, to the offense. Surely, injuries are partly to blame for the team’s sudden drop-off in play. But there is one single man who has not gotten much of the criticism that is deserved.

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