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Devils Prospect Burlon Going Pro

   It’s not huge news like a new coach or a new contract but Brandon Burlon is giving up his final year of college at the University of Michigan to turn pro. It is common practice for NHL clubs to pull draft picks out of college after their junior year,  but word on the street […]

Devils Palmieri Ignites Team USA Offense

Down 2-0 going into the third period, Nick Palmieri found the back of the net at 1:16 into the third period to cut Norway’s lead in half. His goal ignited Team USA in the third and Palmieri would again find the back of the net on a powerplay at 13:44 which gave Team USA a […]

Johan Hedburg IS a Star!!

Johan Hedburg has been named one of the NHL’s 3 stars for the month of February. Hedberg went 7-1-1 with a 1.43 goals against average and a .943 save percentage with two shutouts in 10 games. What Hedburg has done for the Devils has helped this team steal some games, headlines and the attention of the […]

Volchenkov Gets 3 Game Suspension

Anton Volchenkov was suspended by the NHL for 3 games due to the elbow he threw at Zach Boychuk’s head. It was a dumb play, it landed him in the box during the game and now takes him off the ice for 3 games. We can’t afford dumb penalties like that. In case you missed […]

Travis Zajac Game Five

Zajac IS Underrated

Sometimes I wonder if Devils fans know how important Travis Zajac is!! Devils center Travis Zajac has been voted one of the league’s most underrated players by his peers. In the CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada and NHLPA Player Poll, Zajac was tied with Patrick Sharp of the Chicago Blaclhawks for third most-underrated player in the league. […]

From Bad To Worse: Parise To Miss Three Months

The Devils hellish season continued today, as Zach Parise joined a growing list of players on the injured list. Parise, who underwent exploratory arthroscopic surgery yesterday on his injured right knee, had surgery today to repair a torn meniscus and will miss three months. Parise initially injured the knee while skating during the offseason, but believed […]

Corrente Out With Broken Hand; Eckford and Vasyunov Recalled

The Devils’ paper-thin defense took another hit today as the team announced rookie Matt Corrente suffered a broken hand in the team’s 5-2 loss last night. It’s unknown how long Corrente will be out. In six games, Corrente recorded three assists and was a minus-1 with 31 penalty minutes. The defenseman fought Ryane Clowe in […]

Mark Fraser Out 4-6 Weeks

The Devils have lost defenseman Mark Fraser 4-6 weeks with a fractured hand. Fraser, who likely suffered the injury in his fight with Buffalo Sabres center Cody McCormick Wednesday night, had a pin inserted in the hand today. With Fraser lost, Matt Corrente will be in the lineup Friday night against the Colorado Avalanche. The […]

BREAKING NEWS – Salvador Out Indefinitely With Concussion

Devils’ president and general manager Lou Lamoriello announced that defenseman Bryce Salvador will be out indefinitely after being diagnosed with a concussion today. There has been no decision on whether or not to place Salvador on the long-term injured reserve list. Salvador left Tuesday’s game against Philadelphia after being hit by James van Riemsdyk in […]

Salvador Undergoes Tests, No Diagnosis Yet

Devils defenseman Bryce Salvador underwent tests today to determine whether or not he suffered any head injury during Tuesday night’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers. To read more on the injury, read after the jump. Salvador left the game in the first period after a big hit from James van Riemsdyk. The Devils’ defenseman returned to play […]

Another Kovalchuk Deadline Day

Today marks yet another “deadline day” in the Ilya Kovalchuk Saga. By 5 p.m., the league will announce whether or not they will accept a 15-year, $100 million contract between the Devils and Kovalchuk last Friday, August 27. Read after the jump for information about today’s deadline. We all know the drill by now. If the league […]

Kovalchuk Press Conference Three

BREAKING NEWS: Kovalchuk Decision Deadline Moved To Friday

It’ll be another two days before anyone knows the fate of the proposed Ilya Kovalchuk contract. The NHL and NHLPA agreed to extend the deadline to accept or reject the deal, which was scheduled for 5 p.m. Eastern Time today, to Friday at 5 p.m. The 15-year, $100 million deal was submitted to the league for […]

Kovalchuk Decision May Come Today

Today may be the day the Devils and Ilya Kovalchuk learn the fate of a newly submitted 15 year, $100 million contract. According to several media sources, the league’s front office made a decision on the contract yesterday. The league will send the Devils a letter today informing them of whether the newest contract has […]

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Devils Rejected Again?

A second attempt by the New Jersey Devils to sign free agent Ilya Kovalchuk has reportedly been turned down by the NHL. According to the New York Post (which to me means it may or may not be right, we just don’t know!!), the Devils and Kovalchuk presented the framework for a new deal on Monday but […]

The Kovalchuk Saga – My reaction

So it was July 19th that we got word Kovalchuk was coming to town, for a very long time. On July 20th, we introduced him and his mega-long-term contract to the fans on the Devils. That night, the league said not so fast and now 3 weeks later we should pretend that none of this […]

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