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

Adam Henrique #14 and Jaromir Jagr #68 of the New Jersey Devils skate against the Detroit Red Wings at the Prudential Center on November 28, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Helm’s 2 Goals Lift Red Wings Over Devils 3-1

Darren Helm scored two goals, and the Detroit Red Wings held off the New Jersey Devils 3-1 on Wednesday night.

12/31/2014

Derek Jeter hits a game-winning single in the ninth inning against the Baltimore Orioles in his last game ever at Yankee Stadium on September 25, 2014. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

WATCH: 10 Memorable NY/NJ Sports Moments From 2014

Bye, Rex Ryan. Hello, Odell Beckham. Let’s take a look at the good, bad and everything in between of this year in local sports.

12/31/2014

The New York Islanders leave the ice after defeating the Washington Capitals 4-3 in overtime in a game at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on December 29, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

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

If you thought you had a bad Monday, these guys lost their jobs. Personally, I thought Rex deserved another shot.

12/30/2014

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)

Zajac Has Goal, Assist As Devils Skate To 3-1 Win Over Penguins

Travis Zajac had a goal and an assist, and Cory Schneider made 26 saves as the struggling New Jersey Devils beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-1 on Monday night.

12/29/2014

Peter DeBoer (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

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

After a respectable 6-3-2 start to the season, the New Jersey Devils went just 6-14-5 over their next 25 games.

12/29/2014

Jaromir Jagr #68 of the New Jersey Devils moves the puck against Matthew Lombardi #45 of the New York Rangers during the second period at the Prudential Center on October 4, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rangers Top Devils 3-1 For 8th Straight Win

the New York Rangers won their eighth consecutive game, 3-1, spoiling the debut of the New Jersey Devils’ revamped coaching staff on Saturday night.

12/27/2014

Pete DeBoer (Photo by Marianne Helm/Getty Images)

In Midst Of Disappointing Season, Devils Fire Head Coach Pete DeBoer

The New Jersey Devils have fired coach Pete DeBoer, with the team in danger of missing the playoffs for a third straight season.

12/26/2014

Buster Posey #28 and Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate after defeating the Kansas City Royals to win Game 7 of the 2014 World Series by a score of 3-2 at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

The 10 Most Memorable Sporting Events Of 2014

When we look back at 2014, these are some of the games — not to mention stock-car races, tennis finals and golf rounds — we’ll remember the most.

12/26/2014