Tag Archives: Jaromir Jagr

Taylor Hall Has Helped The Devils Find Their New Identity

Author’s TWITTER It’s been a while since I’ve been able to write anything, so I’m glad to get my thoughts out on this particular topic. Dating back to the 2012 offseason, I kept convincing myself that then-general manager Lou Lamoriello would work his magic (that he seemingly revamped in the 2010 offseason), and sign Zach Parise

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The Devils Could Use Another Right Winger. What Options do They Have?

Follow me on Twitter: @a_chauvancy23  By acquiring Marcus Johansson, the New Jersey Devils took care of a major need up front. He puts up points and has previously played any one of the forward positions. That being said, Johansson says he’s most comfortable playing left wing. If that’s where he’ll probably find himself to start

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Unrestricted: Patrik Elias

2015-2016 Summary It’s been nothing short of an uphill battle for Patrik Elias to stay healthy over the past few years. His last full season was technically the lockout-shortened 2012-2013 campaign, in which he tallied 14 goals and 36 points in all 48 contests. Since then, Elias has missed 96 games over three seasons due

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DAB Pregame: Ruutu’s Back

Remember to LIKE us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @DevilsArmyBlog for live game and news updates. Matchup Overview The Devils made room for him when they returned Joe Blandisi to Albany and placed Brian O’Neill on waivers. With Henrique fully healthy again and Zajac expected to be returning soon as well, forward Tuomo

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WRITERS ROUNDTABLE: DOG DAYS OF SUMMER PART IV

With the NHL season quickly approaching here is part 4 of our Writers Roundtable series. In this article Mike Luci, Brett Minieri, Alex Chauvancy, and Brian Bobal discuss such topics as Devil’s history, the addition of a third jersey, and they all play a game of would you rather. Enjoy: 1. Which former Devil (in

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Mike Cammalleri: Finding His Next Go-To Guy

He was a bright spot in an otherwise abysmal season for the New Jersey Devils. Nobody came close to reaching his team-leading 27 goals that he attained in an injury-shortened, 68-game season. Left wing Mike Cammalleri is off to an encouraging start after the first season in his five-year, $25 million deal he signed last summer. Despite his age (33),

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Devils Offense: Their Own Worst Enemy

The stats and information on this article was compiled as of 3/18/15 You can follow me on Twitter @MiikeLuci Going into the season, former head coach Pete DeBoer didn’t believe scoring would be an issue. When training camp was under way, the Devils appeared four lines deep on paper, which looked like it would pay dividends

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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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Jagr Trade: A Buyer’s Plan B

Twitter: @MiikeLuci Among New Jersey’s prospective trade candidates as the deadline swiftly approaches, Jaromir Jagr stands out as their most worthwhile asset. He tops a list of movable players with expiring contracts that includes forwards Michael Ryder, Martin Havlat, Scott Gomez, Steve Bernier, and defenseman Marek Zidlicky (I suppose you could include Bryce Salvador in

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