Zajac & Jagr celebrate (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

A Glass Half Full Look At The Devils’ Season

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 […]

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Exposing Martin Brodeur: The NHL’s Most Overrated Goalie

As the regular season comes to a close, Martin Brodeur may have played his last game as a New Jersey Devil, or even as an NHL goalie. With dwindling numbers […]

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Blown Leads and Shootout Woes Lead to Playoff-less Spring for Devils

The 2013-14 New Jersey Devils season opened with many new faces up front as well as in net.  With Cory Schneider starting for the Devils on Opening Night in Pittsburgh […]

by · April 11, 2014 · 2 comments · New Jersey Devils
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Q & A with Marek Zidlicky of the New Jersey Devils

Earlier this season in October at the Hockey Writers we delved into defenseman Marek Zidlicky’s ‘High Risk High Reward’ style and as the season is now almost over he has […]

by · April 11, 2014 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
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For Eliminated Devils; A Season Of Missed Opportunities

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.

by · April 10, 2014 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
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Devils Head Coach Peter DeBoer Deserves To Win the Jack Adams Award

Peter DeBoer deserves to win the Jack Adams Award, awarded “to the NHL coach adjudged to have contributed the most to his team’s success.”  The New Jersey Devils, despite losing […]

by · April 7, 2014 · 3 comments · New Jersey Devils
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Q & A with Ryan Carter of the New Jersey Devils

Grinders. Every team has them. Every successful/winning team needs them. That’s exactly what Ryan Carter of the New Jersey Devils is — he’s definitely not the fastest player, he’s not […]

by · April 7, 2014 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
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Jaromir Jagr and Travis Zajac: The Devils Dynamic Duo

There have been numerous dynamic duos throughout the history of the New Jersey Devils — Muller & MacLean, Gomez & Mogilny, Arnott & Elias, Zajac & Parise. Since the Olympics […]

by · April 3, 2014 · 1 comment · New Jersey Devils
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Should Shootout Woes Concern The Devils?

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 […]

by · March 30, 2014 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
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Zach Parise Was The Heart And Soul Of The Devils

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 […]

by · March 19, 2014 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
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Q & A with Stanley Cup Champion Jason Arnott

The seventh overall pick in the 1993 NHL Draft, the career of Jason Arnott had some ups and downs, but he was a without question a solid pro for 18 […]

by · March 17, 2014 · 1 comment · New Jersey Devils
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New Jersey to Wear Bedeviled Red, White, and Green Jerseys Once Again

The New Jersey Devils will be wearing their original red, white, and green jerseys for the second time this season when they host the Boston Bruins on March 18th, 2014.  […]

by · March 15, 2014 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils