Dan Rice

Dan Rice
Dan Rice is in his 3rd year of reporting for THW & has covered NJ Devils home games for 10+ years at various websites. He began his career working for legendary broadcaster/writer Stan Fischler from 2002-04 & his resume also includes an internship at the ECHL.

Recent Articles by Dan

Reece Scarlett was New Jersey's 6th round pick (159 overall) in the 2011 NHL Draft.

Q & A with Reece Scarlett of the Albany Devils

Last season, his first as a pro, the now 21-year-old Reece Scarlett put up 20 points (6g-14a) over 48 games as he tried to adjust to ‘playing against men’ in […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 2 comments · Albany Devils, New Jersey Devils
Q & A with Rod Pelley of the Albany Devils

Q & A with Rod Pelley of the Albany Devils

Once undrafted coming out of college, 30-year-old Rod Pelley is now in his second tour of duty with the New Jersey Devils organization and in the last two seasons with […]

by · January 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Albany Devils, New Jersey Devils
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Back to School with Nick Leddy of the New York Islanders

Last season 31% (305) of all the players in the NHL played at least one year of college hockey, the highest number ever. That number will continue to grow as […]

by · January 19, 2015 · 0 comments · College Hockey, New York Islanders
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Merrill and Helgeson: The Devils Odd Couple

No one will ever confuse Jon Merrill and Seth Helgeson of the New Jersey Devils for Felix Unger and Oscar Madison (stars of The Odd Couple) but the two are good […]

by · January 13, 2015 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
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Q & A with Tuomo Ruutu of the New Jersey Devils

Last year we thought Tuomo Ruutu was the perfect acquisition for the New Jersey Devils because he fit their style and was a physical player, something they needed an upgrade […]

by · January 5, 2015 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
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Q & A with Max Pacioretty of the Montreal Canadiens

A lot of the Montreal Canadiens recent successes have revolved around the evolution and development of Max Pacioretty. The Habs have made some savvy moves building their team combined with […]

by · January 4, 2015 · 1 comment · Montreal Canadiens
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Devils Eager to Excel Under New Staff

To say the New Jersey Devils needed a culture change/coaching change was obvious, but the way it was announced made it seem strange. Peter DeBoer was fired the day after […]

by · January 2, 2015 · 2 comments · New Jersey Devils
Troy Brouwer screens Tim Thomas during Game 6.

Q & A with Troy Brouwer of the Washington Capitals

Troy Brouwer is the type of player that can likely fit in on any team and last season he had maybe his best season as he set career high’s in […]

by · December 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals
Could this be the resurrection of Scott Gomez? It sure looks like it could be as the veteran forward has been receiving a good chunk of ice-time and performing well in New Jersey's top-six forward rotation. (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Scott Gomez the Magician is Starring Again For the Devils

Back in his first stint with the New Jersey Devils (1999-2007), Scott Gomez was a magic man. He was an integral part of two Stanley Cups (2000, 2003) and on […]

by · December 22, 2014 · 3 comments · New Jersey Devils
Craig Anderson (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Q & A with Craig Anderson of the Ottawa Senators

Because of its cultural diversity a lot of hockey players generally have unique and memorable names. Whether it’s Tuukka Rask or Pekka Rinne or Sergei Bobrovsky for whatever reason, they […]

by · December 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Ottawa Senators
Wilhelm Westlund plays a simple all-around game like Johnny Oduya. (Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE)

Q & A with Johnny Oduya of the Chicago Blackhawks

The NHL is a business and often times fans and we in the media maybe overlook that a little bit. It’s as much of a business for the players as […]

by · December 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
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Q & A with Joel Ward of the Washington Capitals

Everyone loves the underdog, the player who came from nowhere, the one who defied all of the odds against them to make it. Joel Ward of the Washington Capitals is […]

by · December 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Washington Capitals