Travis Zajac (center) #19 of the New Jersey Devils is congratulated by Martin Havlat #9 and Adam Larsson #5 after he scored a goal in the third period of their game against the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center on January 19, 2015 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The New Jersey Devils head to the NHL All-Star break after winning two of three on their California road trip.

01/20/2015

Cory Schneider #35 of the New Jersey Devils watches the puck during their game against the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center on January 19, 2015 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Devils Beat Sharks In Final Game Before All-Star Break

Cory Schneider and the Devils found a way to get rid of the bad taste from a lopsided loss at Anaheim before heading into a lengthy break.

01/20/2015

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 29: Cory Schneider #35 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates with teammates after defeating the Pittsburgh Penguins at the Prudential Center on December 29, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Adam Hunger/Getty Images)

Devils Clobbered 5-1 By Sizzling Anaheim Ducks

Hampus Lindholm and Jacob Silfverberg scored 1:52 apart to break open a tie game, Corey Perry got his team-high 19th goal and the Anaheim Ducks defeated the New Jersey Devils 5-1 on Friday night.

01/17/2015

Scott Gomez #21 of the New Jersey Devils leads the back as they celebrate Jaromir Jagr's goal in the first period against the Philadelphia Flyers on January 3, 2015 at Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Devils Score 3 Goals In 68 Seconds, Beat Kings

Steve Bernier netted his first two power-play goals of the season, and the New Jersey Devils scored three times during a 68-second span of the second period in a 5-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday night.

01/15/2015

Jim Dowd with the Devils in 2007 (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Former Devils Center Jim Dowd Accused Of Assaulting High School Player

A former New Jersey Devils player who now coaches a high school team is accused of kicking a 16-year-old player in the back.

01/13/2015

Patrik Elias #26 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates a 4-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres at Prudential Center on January 6, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. Elias recorded his 600th NHL assist and his 1000th NHL point during the game. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The New Jersey Devils have not had a lot to celebrate this season, but Patrik Elias had a memorable week, reaching a milestone and being selected to his fourth All-Star Game.

01/12/2015

NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 09:  John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders celebrates his game winning goal at 3:05 of overtime against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on January 9, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. The Islanders defeated the Devils 3-2 in overtime.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Tavares Nets Game Winner In Overtime As Isles Edge Devils 3-2

John Tavares forced overtime with a power-play goal and the scored unassisted with 1:55 left in the extra period to lead the New York Islanders to a 3-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils.

01/09/2015

Cory Schneider #35 of the New Jersey Devils makes a save during the 4-0 shutout of the New York Rangers. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Lucic, Svedberg Lead Bruins To 3-0 Win Over Devils

Milan Lucic scored two goals, and Niklas Svedberg earned his second NHL shutout behind three periods of stifling Boston defense as the Bruins beat the New Jersey Devils 3-0 on Thursday night.

01/09/2015

Dan Boyle #22 of the New York Rangers celebrates with his team after assisting on a goal against the Dallas Stars in the first period at American Airlines Center on December 29, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape.

01/07/2015

NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 06: Patrik Elias #26 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates his third period assist which was also his 1000th NHL point against the Buffalo Sabres at the Prudential Center on January 6, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Sabres 4-1. Elias also recorded his 600th NHL assist during the night. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Elias Reaches 1,000 With 3-Point Game, Devils Cut Down Sabres 4-1

Patrik Elias had a goal and two assists to reach 1,000, NHL points, and the New Jersey Devils beat the struggling Buffalo Sabres 4-1 on Tuesday night.

01/07/2015

A tribute is held for the late Stuart Scott, who passed away from his battle with cancer on January 4, 2015, before a New York Knicks game at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Reid Kelley/NBAE via Getty Images)

Stuart Scott Mourned By Colleagues, Athletes, President Obama

“You beat cancer by how you live. So live. Live. Fight like hell.” That fight ended Sunday when Scott, the longtime “SportsCenter” anchor and ESPN personality, died at age 49.

01/05/2015

Scott Gomez #21 of the New Jersey Devils leads the back as they celebrate Jaromir Jagr's goal in the first period against the Philadelphia Flyers on January 3, 2015 at Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The New Jersey Devils have gone just 2-3-0 since making their coaching change during the Christmas break, but the oldest Devil rang in the New Year by making NHL history.

01/05/2015

Jaromir Jagr #68 and Scott Gomez #21 of the New Jersey Devils celebrate Jagr's goal as Ray Emery #29 of the Philadelphia Flyers reacts on January 3, 2015 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Jagr Scores 3, Devils Beat Flyers 5-2

Jaromir Jagr scored three times to spark a rare offensive outburst by the New Jersey Devils as they beat the Philadelphia Flyers 5-2 on Saturday night.

01/03/2015

NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 02:  Michael Bournival #49 of the Montreal Canadiens celebrates his goal in the second period as Jaromir Jagr #68 of the New Jersey Devils skates away during their game at the Prudential Center on January 2, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Victories Remain Elusive, Devils Fall To Habs 4-2

The wins keep coming for Carey Price and the Montreal Canadiens.

01/02/2015

Fans cheer during the 2015 NHL Winter Classic at Nationals Park on January 1, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Silverman: NHL’s Winter Classic Is A Gimmick That Needs To Go Away

While everyone likes to say how wonderful it is, it’s time for a little truth. These outdoor games are ridiculous, and they diminish the sport.

01/02/2015