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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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
Martin Havlat skates vs. Toronto (Paula Faerman Photography/paulafaermanphotography.org)

Q & A with Martin Havlat of the New Jersey Devils

The New Jersey Devils signed Martin Havlat to a low-risk, one-year contract this summer in hopes of him fitting in seamlessly with several other Czechs on the team. The oft-injured […]

by · February 8, 2015 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
Adam Larsson carries the puck against Toronto.  (Paula Faerman Photography/paulafaermanphotography.org)

Q & A with Adam Larsson of the New Jersey Devils

Not every defenseman that gets drafted to the NHL makes the transition to the pros (aka playing against men) as easily and smoothly as guys like Scott Niedermayer, Drew Doughty […]

by · February 1, 2015 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
Jonathan Marchessault (Syracuse Crunch/Scott Thomas)

Q & A with Jonathan Marchessault of the Syracuse Crunch

Jonathan Marchessault knows how to score, does it often and he’s become a valuable piece in the Tampa Bay Lightning franchise while currently honing his skills with their AHL affiliate […]

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