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NHL’s Possible Realignment for the 2012-2013 Season

If you take a close look at the Devils’ 2011-2012 regular season game schedule, you will notice that the Devils face the Winnipeg Jets four times, the same number of times they face Southeast Division teams. (You can check out the Devils’ schedule here). That’s because, with the sale of the Atlanta Thrashers to Winnipeg […]

The 2010/2011 NHL Season

The day after the Stanley Cup gets skated around an arena, I always feel the need to kind of look back at the season that just was. The playoffs and the season are a distant memory and this is the point where every team in the league now focuses on the task at hand, which […]

Game 7 – This One Is For The Cup

It doesn’t matter what team you root for. Look at us, our team hasn’t played meaningful hockey in god knows how long but as a hockey fan, which we are, you can’t help but be excited for Game 7 of the Stanly Cup Finals. This is it, the one game that matters. We get to […]

Thoughts on the Rome/Horton Hit

As I watched Nathan Horton lying on the ice, eyes rolling into the back of his head, my initial reaction was that Rome hit him high and that the hit was extremely late. After a million replays, I didn’t really change my mind on my initial reaction. Sadly, I feel this is just another example […]

The Winnipeg What??

 Pending an approval vote by the NHL’s Board of Governors on June 21, the new owners of the Atlanta Thrashers will move the team north, WAY NORTH to Winnipeg. Atlanta has become the first city in the NHL’s modern era to lose two hockey teams. Interestingly enough, both Atlanta teams have relocated to cities […]

Doc Wins Sports Emmy

Mike “Doc” Emrick was named Monday by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences as the winner of a Sports Emmy for Outstanding Sports Personality – Play-by-play for his work on NHL telecasts for NBC Sports. Last month, “Doc” won a New York Emmy for his work on MSG Network as the Devils’ play-by-play […]

Nordique Nation Invades Newark

Go Nordiques!!…Wait What?? Who??Anyone at the Devils season finale or watching it at home would certainly have noticed a lot of blue shirts in the arena on Sunday April 10th. At a quick glance you might have thought that the Devil’s cross Hudson rival Ranger fans had shown up to heckle the devils on their […]

The Guardian Project

Stan Lee and the NHL have teamed up to create a super hero for each NHL team. To check them out, visit facebook.com/theguardianproject but truthfully, don’t we really care about one team only?? Meet our superhero. A Maverick of the Garden State, straight from the Underworld – now introducing the New Jersey Devil!

2010-2011 Rules Video

Every season the NHL releases a video to the general public that shows examples of what to do and what not to do. So that there is little confusing amongst our readers, I thought I would share the video with you. Notice the Richards on Booth and Cooke on Saavard hits from last season are […]

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Changes To NHL Network A Step In The Right Direction

While browsing through my daily hockey reading, I came upon an interesting story on Puck Daddy. The NHL Network, a substandard highlight network for the NHL, will undergo some serious changes in the near future. The changes made should finally bring relevance to the channel and give hockey fans a reason to watch the network. […]

My Rule Changes

There is certainly a lot of discussion going on, either on the internet or hockey talk radio about some of the proposed rule change experiments at the R & D camp in Toronto. I thought this would be a good time to weigh in on some changes I would like to see, whether or not […]

NHL Targeting Other Long Contracts

The war is on now. The NHL having defeated the grievance filed by Ilya Kovalchuk and the New Jersey Devils are now looking into other long term contracts that they haven’t been thrilled with. Is Gary Bettman seeing the big picture here or only looking at what is right in front of his face? Has […]

Congratulations To The 2010 Stanley Cup Champion Chicago Blackhawks!

The Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Philadelphia Flyers, 4-3, in tonight’s game six of the Stanley Cup finals to win their first Cup in 49 years. Patrick Kane netted the winning goal at 4:10 of the overtime period. Kane skated the puck down the side boards and released a shot from the goal line. The puck […]

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World Championships Update: Team USA Avoids Relegation; Russia vs. Canada – Part Two

Here’s some news from this year’s IIHF World Championship: USA Avoids Relegation T.J. Oshie (St. Louis Blues) scored a sudden-death shootout goal to help Team USA defeat Team Italy, 3-2, and avoid relegation yesterday. Brandon Dubinsky (New York Rangers) opened the scoring at 11:45 of the first period. With Team USA  on its second powerplay, Dubinsky […]

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World Championships Update Team USA In Relegation Round, Russia Undefeated

Here are some notes from the IIHF’s World Championships: Team USA In Relegation Round Team USA, featuring defenseman Andy Greene, hasn’t had the best showing at this year’s World Championships. The team, which didn’t win in the opening round, will now play in the relegation round of the tournament. If Team USA cannot avoid elimination, […]

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