The playoffs are finally here, and with it comes the annual onslaught of analysis and projections on which team will come out of what series, and who will eventually hoist hockey’s most cherished prize, the Stanley Cup. From scoring and special teams, to more specific stats like shooting percentages and the season series between two
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Matchup Overview It’s old news that the New Jersey Devils have been mathematically eliminated from the playoffs for the third consecutive season. The Devils are two points behind the Columbus Blue Jackets, who are basically in the same situation as the Devils. At this point, the subsequent wins and losses will only impact the Devil’s position in the
Twitter: @MiikeLuci The Devils currently have seven players on their roster that are 34 or older – Jaromir Jagr (42), Patrik Elias (38), Bryce Salvador (38), Marek Zidlicky (37), Dainius Zubrus (36), Scott Gomez (35), and Michael Ryder (34) – the most of any team in the league. It’s no secret that New Jersey is the league’s oldest team,
It’s official, the curse is finally lifted. On the 600th day since their last shootout win on March 10, 2013, the New Jersey Devils have won in a shootout, defeating the Winnipeg Jets 2-1! Blake Wheeler opened the scoring for the Jets just about 7 minutes into the first period on a breakaway, just barely
The Devils are coming off of an embarrassing yet “humbling” 8-3 blowout defeat at the hands of the Pittsburgh Penguins. Devils fans took to social media to voice their frustrations after the Devils let a 3-1 lead slip away midway through the second period, and allowed the Penguins to score 7 unanswered goals. This was
Earlier Tuesday morning, the Devils announced that off-season acquisition Mike Cammalleri, who is tied for second place on the team in points with 7 and leads the team in goals (5), will not be traveling with the team to Pittsburgh for their game tonight against the Penguins due to a jaw injury. The Devils did
When the Devils selected defenseman Adam Larsson fourth overall in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, many fans rejoiced at the thought of having one of the next great defensemen in the NHL wearing Devils red. Larsson gave fans more reason to be optimistic when he made the team out of his first professional training camp.