May 20th, 2016 In AHL, Albany Devils, Devils Prospects, New Jersey Devils 0 comments

Perhaps the only disappointment with the Albany Devils season is that it ended too early. Yes, ultimately 29 teams endure this feeling at the end of the year but there's one caveat which stands out. With all due respect to the Hershey Bears and their fine Atlantic Division winning campaign, the A-Devils and Toronto Marlies should have met in the...

May 20th, 2016 In New Jersey Devils, News 0 comments

Just days after watching his Albany Devils lose to the Toronto Marlies in the AHL North Division Final, the New Jersey Devils unrestricted free agent Brian O'Neill has signed a one-year contract, with an option for a second, with Helsinki-based Jokerit of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). Commenting on the signing, Jokerit General Manager...

May 14th, 2016 In New Jersey Devils, News, OHL 0 comments

The OHL named the Barrie Colts' Mackenzie Blackwood the Goaltender of the Year on Friday. The New Jersey Devils prospect played 43 games for the Colts with a 28-13-0-0 record, including three shutouts, a 2.72 goals-against average and a league leading .921 save percentage. That helped deliver the Colts their second straight Central Division...

May 1st, 2016 In Albany Devils, New Jersey Devils, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Marlies 0 comments

Too good to wait. Due to the Calder Cup playoff format, the top two teams point wise in the American Hockey League, will meet in the second round. The Toronto Marlies 54-16-5-1 (114 points) and Albany Devils 46-20-8-2 (102 points), were destined to play each other and it will happen in the North Division finals. Across six regular season tilts,...

April 24th, 2016 In AHL, Albany Devils, New Jersey Devils, Utica Comets 0 comments

Back in the late 1990s, the NHL ran an ad campaign called "Get Cup Crazy," a play on the Prince song, "Let's Go Crazy." This weekend in Albany, fans were loud, be they from the Capital Region, Central New York, New Jersey or even the random dude wearing a Cornwall Aces sweater. Two Empire State rivals were going at it on the ice and the results...

April 18th, 2016 In AHL, Albany Devils, Devils Prospects, New Jersey Devils 0 comments

Building chemistry and rebuilding with momentum. If you're the New Jersey Devils organization, what transpired in Albany this season is exactly what you want. The American Hockey League Albany Devils forged together a historic regular season. Albany set franchise records with victories (46), points (102), fewest goals against (167) and wins at...

April 13th, 2016 In AHL, Albany Devils, Devils Prospects, New Jersey Devils 0 comments

The Albany Devils are set to embark on their 2015-16 Calder Cup postseason run. The last time an AHL Devils club made it out of the first round, let alone made a deep run, was the 1997-98 Albany River Rats. Under the tutelage of second year bench boss John Cunniff, Albany won the Empire Division, going 43-20-11-6 (103 points). Those Rats reached...

Page 4 of 88...23456...