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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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Anton Belov and the Defence of Team Russia

When penning a post-mortem of Russia’s painful exit from the Olympic games, you could point to any one of the main issues that plagued the team: underperforming stars, questionable systematic […]

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Why Zach Parise is the Villain in the United States vs Russia Match-Up

On Saturday morning when the United States Men’s Olympic hockey team steps onto the ice to battle the hosts, Russia, there will be a great amount of tension and pride […]

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How the Philadelphia Flyers Nearly Missed on Landing Wayne Simmonds

Much has been made recently about the breakout of Philadelphia Flyers’ winger Wayne Simmonds and how he leads the NHL in points (22) over a 17-game span dating back to […]

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Devils Feeling The Wrath of Hockey Hell?

This season has not really gone well for the New Jersey Devils in any way, shape, or form. At 3-7-4 with a ton of distractions and more tumultuous moments in the last […]

by · November 6, 2013 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils
Cory Schneider is in Devils hell right now.  (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Fantasy Hockey Reviews: Hockey Prospectus Guide

  We always take a chance to review a new edition of Hockey Prospectus 2013-14 Guide. A further analysis was needed so we gave it a shot. There is something about […]

by · October 4, 2013 · 0 comments · Fantasy, New Jersey Devils
The Emergence of the KHL is Good for Hockey

The Emergence of the KHL is Good for Hockey

With the Kontinental Hockey League season now in full swing, now is as good a time as any to revisit the discussions surrounding the Russian-based professional league. While there has […]

by · September 8, 2013 · 0 comments · International Hockey, KHL
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Burning Questions Abound with Devils Training Camp

It’s been a long, long summer for fans of the New Jersey Devils, one that has at times probably seemed like a roller coaster for most of it with many […]

by · August 29, 2013 · 2 comments · New Jersey Devils
Hockey News: Team Canada Ball Hockey; Kessel Contract

Hockey News: Team Canada Ball Hockey; Kessel Contract

Insurance issues kept Team Canada off the ice at the Olympic orientation camp. So they turned to the next best thing. [National Post] Meanwhile, Team USA unveiled their new Olympic […]

by · August 28, 2013 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Three Albany Devils Hoping to Say: Goodbye Albany, Hello Newark

Three Albany Devils Hoping to Say: Goodbye Albany, Hello Newark

The Drive to the NHL The drive from Albany, New York, home of the American Hockey League’s Albany Devils, to the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ takes about three hours […]

by · August 20, 2013 · 0 comments · AHL, Albany Devils
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Power Ranking the No. 1 Overall Picks From 2000-2009

Since the inception of the NHL Entry Draft, every decade has had their share of booms and busts at the No. 1 overall pick. The 80′s produced household names such […]

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Capitals’ prospect Kuznetsov, already looking for exit door

With the 26th overall pick in the 2010 National Hockey League Entry Draft, the Washington Capitals are proud to select, from Chelyabinsk, Russia, Evgeny Kuznetsov.  That was then, it’s 2013 […]

by · August 1, 2013 · 1 comment · Washington Capitals