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Game 12 Preview: Dethrone the Kings

  The Matchup: The New Jersey Devils (3-7-1) face off against the Los Angeles Kings (7-3-0) tonight at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. This is the first and only meeting between the two teams this season.   The Last Devils Game: The Devils defeated the Anaheim Ducks, 2-1, last night in Anaheim. The Devils, […]

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Game 11 Preview: Getting Ready For Duck Hunting

  The Matchup: The New Jersey Devils (2-7-1) face off against the Anaheim Ducks (4-5-1). This is the first meeting between the two teams this season. The Last Devils Game: The San Jose Sharks defeated the Devils, 5-2, on Wednesday night at the HP Pavilion. The Sharks top line of Joe Thornton, Patrick Marleau and […]

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 […]

Devils Need Immediate Improvement After Abysmal Start

Several NHL coaches believe in breaking the season down into 10 game segments and evaluate the team within that window. What could John MacLean take from the first 10 games this season? Little to nothing. The Devils need to wipe the slate clean and start over in their next 10 games. In order to start […]

Thornton vs. Devils Oct 28

Game 10 Recap: Thornton Hat Trick Helps Sharks Thrash Devils, 5-2

  After a loss to the Rangers on Sunday, the New Jersey Devils player’s spoke about the need to get away and build team chemistry. It was all fun and games during practice today, and the Devils felt confident coming into tonight’s matchup. When it came to the game, however, the Devils were unprepared for […]

Game 10 Preview: Devils Hope To Begin Turnaround in San Jose

The Matchup: The New Jersey Devils (2-6-1) head to the west coast to visit the San Jose Sharks (3-3-1). This is the first of two meetings this season. The Last Devils Game: The Devils lost 3-1  to the Rangers on Sunday night. Kovalchuk scored the only goal for New Jersey. The Last Sharks Game: The […]

Kovalchuk Oct. 24

Early season Western Conference trip key for Devils

An early season West Coast road trip should afford the Devils the opportunity to soak in some sun, sand and great weather along the California coast. The players could scope out Disneyland in Anaheim, and maybe do some sightseeing in Vancouver and Chicago. But this early-season road trip will allow for none of those off-day […]

Henrik Lundqvist Oct. 24

Game 9 Recap: Devils sunk (again) in second period, lose to Rangers

The Devils began a six-game road trip with a game against their hated rivals, the New York Rangers, at Madison Square Garden. New Jersey had a chance to get their road trip started right, with the opportunity to beat their rivals on their home ice and give them a good feeling heading out to the […]

Game 9 Preview: Get It Together Against the Rangers

  The Matchup: The New Jersey Devils (2-5-1) go across the river to face off against their hated rivals, the New York Rangers (3-2-1). This is the first of six meetings this season. The Last Devils Game: The Devils were thrashed by the Sabres, 6-1, last night at home. I’m still peeved about the loss, […]

Travis Moen 2010

Game 7 Recap: Brodeur, Devils Continue Dominance Over Habs

The New Jersey Devils had four days to sit and think about their 1-4-1 start, the organization’s worst since 1983-84. The team spent three days practicing, attempting to iron out the wrinkles. The Devils then flew up to Montreal, looking to continue their dominance over the rivals in Canada and show the start was a […]

Game 7 Preview: Brodeur, Devils Look To Get Back On Track Against Montreal

The Matchup: The New Jersey Devils (1-4-1) face off against the Montreal Canadiens (3-1-1) at the Bell Centre in Montreal. This is the first meeting between the teams this season. The Last Devils Game: The Devils lost to the Boston Bruins, 4-1, Saturday at the Prudential Center. After a scoreless first period, Dainius Zubrus opened […]

Zubrus vs. Penguins

Can The Devils New Lines Produce?

A 1-4-1 usually leads to changes throughout a team. Coach John MacLean made maybe the most severe changes Monday, reshuffling the lineup and moving players. With the new lines comes the same question – can the Devils finally finish their opportunities and produce? Through their first six games, the Devils offense has been futile. They’ve […]