Tag Archives: Marcus Johansson

Devils Welcome Kenny Agostino as They Clash With the St. Louis Blues

On Tuesday, The New Jersey Devils travel to the Midwest for an evening match up against the St. Louis Blues. This comes off of a surprising Devils win on Sunday against the Carolina Hurricanes. The Devils were able to break their lengthy home losing streak against a strong Hurricanes team trying to get into the

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Hamilton, Pesce Should be on Devils Trade Radar

Introduction When looking to see if two teams are compatible with possible trades, the thing you look at is their needs. Luckily for the Devils, the Hurricanes have a surplus of right-handed defenseman and are rumored to want to move one. Luckily for the Hurricanes, they are looking for depth scoring, and that is something

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RECAP: Kinkaid, Johansson Lead Devils to Victory

Game Summary The New Jersey Devils were severely outplayed at 5-on-5 but managed to eke out a 3-2 win. The Devils win ends a three-game losing streak and snaps a three-game Hurricanes winning streak. The first period had a promising start, as Pavel Zacha continued his domination of the Hurricanes when he tallied a power

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Who the Devils Must Trade, and the Possible Returns

Introduction It certainly has been a disappointing season for the New Jersey Devils. They sit ten-plus points out of a playoff spot, signaling they’ll likely be sellers rather than buyers at the trade deadline. The Feb. 25 NHL trade deadline is nearing, so it isn’t a bad idea to start wondering who will be traded and

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Pregame: Devils Prepare for Habs

Writer’s Twitter: @ChrisMottHockey Preview The New Jersey Devils are coming off two very different games after the All-Star break; one where they once again had the Penguins number and played very well. And then another game where they let the outcome slip away when it was in their favor at home and to make matters

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Devils Visit Boston Bruins In Final Road Game of 2018 (Thank Goodness)

The New Jersey Devils are taking on the Boston Bruins at TD Garden tonight at 7:00. We are all aware of the Devils struggles on the road with a 3-12-3 record. That is beyond abysmal and New Jersey will look to turn it around in their final game of the 2018 calendar year, although they notoriously struggle against Boston. To make the challenge even greater, they’ll have to earn a victory without two of their top-six forwards.

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The Revival of Marcus Johansson and What it Should Mean for his Future in NJ

Introduction General manager Ray Shero is finally getting what he expected when he traded second and third-round picks for forward Marcus Johansson. The ex-Washington Capitals forward was coming off a career year in terms of point production, so expectations were high when he was brought over just two offseasons ago. Unfortunately, for both Johansson and

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DAB Pregame: Devils Hope To Avoid Season Sweep Against Lightning

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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