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Writers Roundtable: Early Second-Half Thoughts

We’re already a quarter into the second-half of the season as we head into the all-star break. After seeing their four-game winning streak snapped by the Pittsburgh Penguins, the New Jersey Devils are out of the playoff picture by a mere hair, but have 32 games left to change that. Devils Army Blog staff writers

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Scott Gomez: No Need to Retread

Scott Gomez’s misfortunes this season made a lot of Devils fans strive for his services. The opportunities for his availability started when the St. Louis Blues placed Gomez on waivers before eventually releasing him. Gomez recently signed a PTO with the AHL’s Hershey Bears, showing explicit hope of salvaging what has been a very storied

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DAB Pregame: Coach Hynes Sending a Message

Remember to LIKE us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @DevilsArmyBlog for live game and news updates.   Matchup Overview For over a month, the New Jersey Devils have failed to string together consecutive wins. Their last back-to-back victories came between November 12th-14th over the Chicago Blackhawks and Pittsburgh Penguins. Since then, the Devils

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Writers Roundtable: Approaching the Halfway Point

With one game under their belt as they come out of the Christmas break, the New Jersey Devils are five games away from the midpoint of the 2015-2016 season. Like I’ve said all year, things have been much better than anyone expected for New Jersey, but their shortcomings are very apparent and continue to hinder

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DAB Pregame: Showdown in Hockeytown

Remember to LIKE us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @DevilsArmyBlog for live game updates and insights.   Matchup Overview The New Jersey Devils will either enter the Christmas break ending their three-game slide or extending it to four. The Devils played Detroit earlier this month, defeating them 3-2 in overtime after rallying from a

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Writers Roundtable: Offensive Overview

Writers Roundtable’s latest edition will have a particular focus on the state of New Jersey’s offense. Devils Army Blog staff writers Sam Britt, Alex Chauvancy, Brett Minieri, and Nick Papadimas look at the team’s first line, which players can build on the momentum from scoring their first goal, and All-star representatives coming out of Jersey’s

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Devils Quarterly Review: Part Two

NOTE: Article statistics and info as of 11/22/15   You can view Part One of our quarterly review HERE. Part two of our 20-game overview breaks down the Devils’ progress up to this point by the numbers, and how they’ve impacted the way the team’s played. Mike Luci and Alex Chauvancy look at the Devils’

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DAB Pre-game: Elias Returns

Remember to follow us on Twitter @DevilsArmyBlog or LIKE us un Facebook for like game updates.   Matchup Overview This was originally going to be focused on the improving Blue Jackets under new bench boss John Tortorella, making their second trip to the Rock this season. After joining the team on their Western Canada trip

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Patrik Elias: Mending the Rift

Article written collaboratively by Mike Luci and Tommy Zilinski   With the quarter-mark of the season fast approaching, the New Jersey Devils have emerged as one of the season’s most pleasant surprises. While they shouldn’t be considered a powerhouse, they’ve certainly played much better than advertised after starting the season 0-3-1. They’ve since gone 10-3

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The Josefson Experiment: A Work in Progress

It’s been a long journey for 24-year old center Jacob Josefson to get where he is today. Since he was selected 20th overall in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, his professional career was filled with discouraging and downright frustrating obstacles from injuries, his standing on the team’s depth chart, and concerns he was rushed to the

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