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Offseason Outlook: Offense

New Jersey’s offense has been trending downward since their 2012 playoff run. Having bottomed out this year, the Devils scored the fewest goals of any team in the NHL. Lack of proper scoring depth was the obvious key component behind the Devil’s barren scoring output, however injuries, an undersized roster, and lack of shots also

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Scott Gomez: No Need to Retread

Scott Gomez’s misfortunes this season made a lot of Devils fans strive for his services. The opportunities for his availability started when the St. Louis Blues placed Gomez on waivers before eventually releasing him. Gomez recently signed a PTO with the AHL’s Hershey Bears, showing explicit hope of salvaging what has been a very storied

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Devils Midseason Review

The Halfway point of the 2015-2016 has passed and I’m sure I can speak for everyone when I say it’s been a season full of bountiful surprises for the Devils faithful. Although the team stumbled into the midpoint of their season with an injury-riddled team that’s lost two straight contests, they occupied the top wildcard

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Trial and Error: End the Tlusty Experiment

Lee Stempniak and Jiri Tlusty were two late offseason additions by Ray Shero. The way the offense began to take form during training camp, it was clear one of the two would get an early crack as the top line’s right wing. As we all know, Stempniak seized the opportunity and has been an instrumental part of

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Writers Roundtable: Approaching the Halfway Point

With one game under their belt as they come out of the Christmas break, the New Jersey Devils are five games away from the midpoint of the 2015-2016 season. Like I’ve said all year, things have been much better than anyone expected for New Jersey, but their shortcomings are very apparent and continue to hinder

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DAB Pregame: Showdown in Hockeytown

Remember to LIKE us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @DevilsArmyBlog for live game updates and insights.   Matchup Overview The New Jersey Devils will either enter the Christmas break ending their three-game slide or extending it to four. The Devils played Detroit earlier this month, defeating them 3-2 in overtime after rallying from a

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Devils take on Penguins at the Rock

Matchup Overview: The Devils enter tonight as the hottest they have been in 3 years. On Thursday they completed their season sweep of the Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks. Sure the Devils didn’t play “great” and didn’t “deserve” to win, but they came out of the game with two points. This was due to the

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DAB Postgame: Devils Sweep Season Series Against Cup Champs

Make sure to LIKE us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @DevilsArmyBlog Game Summary After suffering their first shutout loss of the season against the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday, the New Jersey Devils knew it was going to be difficult to bounce back against their upcoming competition. Entering what former head coach Pete

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Writers Roundtable: October Review

The New Jersey Devils came out of October boasting a 6-4-1 record. Although they stumbled out of the gate in their first November matchup, this revamped Devils squad has shown a lot of good encouraging signs. Having said that, this team has plenty of room for improvement, and plenty of time to work out the

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DAB Postgame: Devils Rebound with 4-1 Win

Summary The Devils improved to 5-4-1 as they reached the ten-game mark of their early season. New Jersey defeated the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 at the Wells Fargo Center tonight, giving them their fifth win in six games. Their win tonight puts the Devils at 4-1-0 on the road, which is currently the second-best away record

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