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

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Can the Defending Champion Kings Defend Their Crown?

Yes. Yes they can. As long as they get in the playoffs that is. Would you be willing to bet against the Los Angeles Kings in a seven-game series? There […]

by · March 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Los Angeles Kings
Q & A with Luke Witkowski of the Syracuse Crunch

Q & A with Luke Witkowski of the Syracuse Crunch

With a 6’3”, 213 lb. frame, 24-year-old defenseman Luke Witkowski fits exactly the requirements that the Tampa Bay Lightning have been building their team the past few seasons — big […]

Schneider has taken over the No. 1 job in New Jersey. (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Schneider & Young D Setting the Foundation for Devils Future

Despite having a third consecutive disappointing season aka no playoffs, there is a lot of good that is coming out of the end of the New Jersey Devils 2014-15 season. […]

by · March 19, 2015 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
Martin Brodeur had a lot of fun playing as a forward for the first two periods at the 1995 Devils alumni game (Paula Faerman Photography/paulafaermanphotography.org)

New Jersey Devils Celebrate 1995 Stanley Cup 20 Years Later

Over the weekend of March 7-8 the New Jersey Devils welcomed back 23 players and coaches from their first Stanley Cup winning team of 1995. It was the first time […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
Brandon Dubinsky (Andy Martin Jr.)

Q & A with Brandon Dubinsky of the Columbus Blue Jackets

Every NHL team needs ‘heart and soul’ players; players that are willing to do anything to help the team win. These players aren’t always the most talented, but they are […]

by · March 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Can the Undead Devils Climb Into the Playoffs?

Can the New Jersey Devils salvage their season, climb out of the grave and claw their way into a playoff spot? Unlikely yes, but not impossible. The Undead Devils have […]

by · March 5, 2015 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
Syracuse Crunch Forward Carter Ashton (Scott Thomas/Syracuse Crunch)

Q & A with Carter Ashton of the Syracuse Crunch

Every hockey player has his or her unique story, the path they took to get to where they are, no matter how far or successful they are and Carter Ashton […]

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Q & A with Zdeno Chara of the Boston Bruins

Zdeno Chara has come a long way in his NHL career — from looking like an awkward giant on skates with the New York Islanders in 1997 to becoming a […]

by · March 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
Karri Ramo has been stellar in goal for the Flames as of late, and much like Andrew Hammond, Ramo might be rolled out by his team if he keeps up his current level of play. (Candice Ward-USA TODAY Sports)

Q & A with Karri Ramo of the Calgary Flames

The Calgary Flames are one of the surprises of the 2014-15 NHL season and a main reason for their contention for a playoff spot has been defense and goaltending. One […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 2 comments · Calgary Flames
Q & A with Scott Clemmensen of the New Jersey Devils

Q & A with Scott Clemmensen of the New Jersey Devils

He’s only played in 68 career games (32-19-6) with the New Jersey Devils but Scott Clemmensen has been around the team since before the Prudential Center even opened, suiting up […]

by · February 24, 2015 · 2 comments · Albany Devils, New Jersey Devils
Stephen Gionta checks Rasmus Ristolainen into the boards. (Paula Faerman Photography/paulafaermanphotography.org)

The Long Road Back From an Injury with Stephen Gionta

When a player is injured everything changes for them. There is the obvious, that he doesn’t get to play in any games. But there are also other aspects to this […]

by · February 18, 2015 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins during warmups at New Jersey. (Paula Faerman Photography/paulafaermanphotography.org)

Q & A with Ryan Nugent-Hopkins of the Edmonton Oilers

He won’t turn 22-years-old until April 12, but Ryan Nugent-Hopkins of the Edmonton Oilers is already showing that he is mature beyond his years. The first overall selection in the […]

by · February 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers