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Who Will the Devils Protect? Who Will Vegas Take?

Note: This article is the solely the opinion of its writer and does not reflect the entire Devils Army Blog staff. Author’s Twitter The NHL expansion draft is returning for the first time in 17 years, taking place on June 21, 2017 for the Las Vegas Golden Knights. They’re allowed to select one player from

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Trade Deadline Q&A With Todd Cordell

With the trade deadline less than a week away, speculation of which players end up on what team has taken off these past couple of days and will continue to increase leading up to this coming Wednesday. The New Jersey Devils aren’t exempt from the onslaught of trade rumors and predictions. Between their current place

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Why the Playoffs Are a Longshot

Author’s TWITTER   Going into tonight’s game against the New York Islanders, the Devils are four points out of the second wildcard spot in the Eastern Conference. With 24 games left, the Devils need to put together their best run of the season if they want any shot at playing beyond April. A win tonight could

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The Numbers Behind Henrique’s Offensive Resurgence

Author’s TWITTER   The last 31 games for the New Jersey Devils have been hit or miss to say the least. Hovering just above .500 in the standings, the Devils have gone 12-14-5 since December 3rd, after going 9-7-7 through the first quarter of the season. I previously wrote about how the Devils need their core

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Increased Shot Totals Paying Off for Devils Defense

Author’s TWITTER   While they aren’t close to sitting comfortably above the wildcard threshold with more than half the season left to play, the New Jersey Devils are a vastly improved team from last year’s. While their goal totals are pretty much the same as they were at this point last season, the way the Devils

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Weekend Recap: Devils Lose Consecutive Post-Regulation Matches

After losing back-to-back games in overtime and a shootout, the only silver lining to take out of both outcomes is that the Devils managed to gain points in each contest. The Devils played back-to-back games on Friday and Saturday against the Detroit Red Wings and Pittsburgh Penguins. On Friday, New Jersey and Detroit exchanged leads

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DAB Pregame: Battle on the Island

Remember to LIKE us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @DevilsArmyBlog for live game updates. Matchup Overview After splitting a pair of preseason contests against the New York Rangers, the Devils are getting set to face off against another divisional rival in the New York Islanders. The Isles are currently 1-3-0 this preseason, and

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Three Devils with Make-or-Break Seasons in 2016-2017

With training camp set to begin next week, speculation will intensify on what the final roster looks like for the New Jersey Devils. While this year’s group is going to be vastly different than last season’s, management brought back a decent number of players from the 2015-2016 squad that they’re still hoping become building blocks

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Things Quiet on Reid Boucher Front

Author’s TWITTER   While I wouldn’t start worrying, it’s worth acknowledging the lack of recent updates on the status of restricted free agent Reid Boucher. The 22-year old left wing seemed to find strong chemistry on a line with Kyle Palmieri and Travis Zajac after struggling to break into the Devil’s lineup since turning pro.

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DAB Pre-Game: Matinee with Marty (Devils vs. Capitals – 2/6/2016)

With legendary former New Jersey Devils goaltender Martin Brodeur in attendance prior to his jersey retirement ceremony on Tuesday against Edmonton, first-time NHL All Star goaltender Braden Holtby and the league-leading Washington Capitals (36-9-4) visit Newark today for the first time this season, as they will face off against the New Jersey Devils (26-20-6) in

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