Up until this season, it has been quite some time since a New Jersey Devils affiliated team in Albany has qualified for the AHL Calder Cup playoffs. To be precise, […]
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Michael Gwizdala covers the New Jersey Devils for The Hockey Writers. Michael has also written for the Times Union and has been published on numerous outlets on the web. Additionally, Michael was once a Media Relations intern for the AHL Albany River Rats. Michael is also a graduate of The College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY.
Recent Articles by Michael
By now you’re looking at the Stanley Cup playoff bracket and obviously you know that the New Jersey Devils are nowhere to be found. That’s not to say it was […]
For the second consecutive season and the third time in four years, the New Jersey Devils will not be participating in the Stanley Cup playoffs.
The shootout. Once lauded by fans of the bygone International Hockey League and embraced by the modern NHL fan, is now waning in support. One need look no further than […]
In sports, we tend to overuse superlatives like heart, hustle, intangibles, chemistry, “it factor,” etc. We’ll label a player, “hard nosed” and “hard working,” in lieu of the numbers, because […]
When breaking down the keys to second half success for the New Jersey Devils, I noted how the club would need more production from number 14 in 2014. At the […]
If I had my druthers, Martin Brodeur would finish his career with the New Jersey Devils. At this point, the Devils probably aren’t going to get a huge haul for […]
The New Jersey Devils have long been known for accountability at the top. Just ask John MacLean, Claude Julien, Larry Robinson (twice) and Robbie Ftorek. That is especially the case […]
This season marked 25 years of the American Hockey League at the Glens Falls Civic Center. For 20 years, the Adirondack Red Wings made it one of the toughest barns […]
It was a rivalry mostly in geography only. Although there are still a pair of contests remaining between the two clubs at the Glens Falls Civic Center, barring a Calder […]
The NHL continues to bask in the success of its Winter Classic Stadium Series. Conversely, the NFL continues to debate the merits of an outdoor, cold weather Super Bowl. So […]
When the New Jersey Devils were winning Stanley Cups, their foundation was built with smart and deep draft picks, coupled with shrewd trades. Ah but how was the current edition […]