Last season, the New Jersey Devils (9-11-5) swept their season series against the Tampa Bay Lightning (19-7-1). Now, the shoe is on the other foot, as the Bolts have won both games played so far in blowout fashion. The Devils will have home ice advantage against Tampa Bay for the first time this season tonight, so there is reason to be optimistic as the Devils have performed well on home ice and abysmal on the road. New Jersey is looking to avoid a season sweep at the hands of the Tampa Bay Lightning while also hoping to end a five-game losing streak when the puck drops tonight at the Rock at 7pm.
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The William Nylander contract saga is one of the oddest storylines of the 2018-2019 NHL season. Holdouts aren’t too common in hockey, and more commonly occur in pro-sports leagues like the NFL. The last notable holdout in the NHL was a young Jonathan Drouin back during his days with the Tampa Bay Lightning. Nylander’s situation
Matchup Overview With one win in their last seven games, it doesn’t appear likely the New Jersey Devils will get just their second win, since their 4-0-0 start tonight. Facing them for the first time this season, the Pittsburgh Penguins are winless in their last three contests, their most recent being a 5-0 beatdown against
Author’s Twitter The New Jersey Devils entered the weekend having won just once in their last six contests, after their deceptive 4-0-0 start. We’ve learned more about this Devils team in the six games since, namely how New Jersey is essentially a one-line team, and where the holes in this roster are evidently forming. Of the
Game Summary A look at the final score of 4-3 suggests the game wasn’t too bad a loss as the Devils suffered a few short days ago, but that’s just in goal differential. The Lightning are arguably the best team in hockey, whereas Detroit is a bottom-feeding, lottery team. If there was any game that
Not even three weeks ago, MSG Networks named Erika Wachter as its new game host for New Jersey Devils telecasts. We had the privilege of speaking with the New Jersey native on Wednesday about her career thus far, and her thoughts on the team that will take the ice for the 2018-19 season.
Matchup Overview Tonight’s game three takes place after the New Jersey Devils dropped the first two contents of this round one playoff series in Tampa Bay. In each matchup, New Jersey fell behind quickly and by a large margin. Tonight they will look to reverse this theme and get a much-needed victory in front
Overview: The New Jersey Devils have returned to the playoffs after a six year exile. Tonight’s game will be a nice relaxing bout between two teams who have already clinched. But hear me out, this could get a little testy. The Devils could potentially match up with the Washington Capitals in the first round so
The final leg of our last back-to-back is finally upon us. The Devils gear up to face Carey Price and silence the Bell Centre tonight. Two more huge points are on the line and everyone needs to be at their peak to take care of business. The Devils enter this one having won four of their
Remember to LIKE us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @DevilsArmyBlog for live game and news updates. Matchup Overview It’s hard to get into this evening’s matchup without acknowledging the abysmal display New Jersey put on last night in Columbus. The outcome of what could have been the Devils worst-played game of the