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Devils Lose to the Penguins 4-1

I am so unbelievably pissed off right now, and it has very little to do with the way the Devils played or the score of the game. I’ve had the great misfortune to watch tonight’s game through the Pittsburgh feed. This means that I’ve been listening to a bunch of the worst commentators I’ve ever […]

Game 6: Devils Head To Pittsburgh

Know Your Enemy: The Pens Blog What They Are Saying About The Penguins: “God, this team is gonna be lethal when the injury sheet is blank.” What We Think of Pittsburgh: I don’t want to take anything away from our team but Pitt or Philly are the heavy favorites to win this division (even if […]

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Devils Get Bitten by the Sharks in a Game they Could’ve/Should’ve Won

Where do I even begin? This game had so many ups and downs I’m sure that I’m officially bipolar after watching it. Unfortunately, it ended on a low note with the Devils losing their first shootout of three consecutive shootouts. The bane of the Devils’ play in recent years had reared its ugly head in […]

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Game 5: Sharks Visit New Jersey

The New Jersey Devils (3-1-0) host the San Jose Sharks (1-3-0) tonight at the Prudential CenterTV: MSG+; Radio: 660 AM WFANKnow Your Enemy: CouchTarts What We Think of San Jose:  They play hockey in California?? You know that I’m kidding but the Sharks so far this season haven’t been playing good hockey. However, they are […]

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Game 4: Devils Comeback Against Predators

The way this game started, I really thought I was going to sit through another game like we played against the Flyers to open the season. Thankfully the Devils would end up clawing their way back into this game but we will get to that. I thought the Devils came out with some jump and […]

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Game 4: Devils Head to Nashville to Face the Predators

TV: MSG Plus 2 Radio: WFAN 660 AM Please note: This game has an 8:00 pm start time for those of you in the Eastern Time Zone Last 10 Games: New Jersey 2-1-0 / Nashville 2-1-0 Know Your Enemy: Fang Faction What we think of the Predators: The Preds enter tonight’s game following a 5-2 loss […]

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Devils Defeat the Kings 2-1 in a Shootout

As you’ve probably surmised from the title, the Devils won their first OT contest of the season (a shootout) against the LA Kings. It’s nice to know that the Devils can perform well enough 4 on 4 and in a shootout to eek out a victory, but, in my opinion, this game should have never […]

Kings vs. Devils In-Game Notes

Pregame: Who is this Deb Placey chick? I understand that she used to announce the Islander games. I mean, really, what do the Devils need the Islanders’ sloppy seconds for? Wasn’t there a retired Devil available to sit with Dano, or at least someone with a modicum of hockey knowledge??? Was Steve’s hair slicked back […]

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Game 3: Devils Host Kings To Close Out Homestand

TV: MSG PLUS (HD)  RADIO: WFAN 660 AM Last 10 Games: Los Angeles 1-1-0  / New Jersey 1-1-0 Know Your Enemy:  The Royal HalfOur EA Sports NHL 12 Simulation Results: The LA Kings came into NJ and were able to skate away with a 3-1 victory behind 2 goals from Simon Gagne. Not at all unrealistic as […]

Thoughts on David Clarkson

I’ve said a lot of negative things lately about David Clarkson and honestly, I’ve meant every one of them. I can see by a number of emails that I have received that there are people out there that completely agree with me and would love to see the next Devils headline be something about Clarkson […]

Game 2: Devils Survive The Hurricanes

I can honestly say I was a little worried going into this game. Actually, scratch that, I was a lot worried. My biggest fear was watching this team lose in regulation and starting the season 0-2-0. We keep talking about last season’s horrible start but that was an 0-1-1 start at this juncture. This doesn’t […]

Game 2: Thoughts As They Play

Occasionally, we will do an “as they play” post where we share thoughts on the period, usually at the end of each period. Please check back at the end of each period to see an update to the post. * It’s currently 82 degrees in NJ and feels like a day that should be spent […]

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Game 2: Columbus Day Matinee vs the Carolina Hurricanes

The Matchup: The New Jersey Devils (0-1-0) vs. the Carolina Hurricanes(0-1-1) Know Your Enemy: Shutdown Line What Shutdown Line is saying about the Hurricanes: Unfortunately, some of the mistakes that occurred last night (Friday night) happened again and Carolina ended up losing this game in overtime 4-3. Overall, it wasn’t that bad of a performance […]

Devils Lose a Frustrating Season Opener 3-0 to the Flyers

  Ick. Where to begin? For those of you who didn’t watch the game…you didn’t miss anything worth watching and the score says it all. Sure, teams lose and teams win, and the Devils aren’t exactly known to dominate their opponents on opening night. But this one really sucks. Not only were the Devils shutout […]

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Game 1: Devils Open Against Rival Flyers

This is it!! We finally get to drop the puck on the Devils 2011/2012 season. It has been a LONG time since we’ve seen the Devils play a meaningful hockey game and we are very excited to get this going again!! Know Your Enemy:  Flyers Goal Scored By What we think of the Flyers: After […]