NEWARK, NJ - NOVEMBER 04: Alexander Steen #20 and David Backes #42 of the St. Louis Blues combine on a hit to Adam Henrique #14 of the New Jersey Devils during the third period at the Prudential Center on November 4, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. The Blues shutout the Devils 1-0. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Big Third Period Not Enough As Devils Fall To Blues, 4-3

Vladimir Tarasenko stretched his goal-scoring streak to four games and the St. Louis Blues extended their NHL-best winning streak to seven with a 4-3 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Thursday night.

11/07/2014

Juan Lagares (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

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

In a new weekly segment, we’ll take a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape. With that, here we go.

11/05/2014

NEWARK, NJ - NOVEMBER 04: Eric Gelinas #22 of the New Jersey Devils hangs onto David Backes #42 of the St. Louis Blues during the third period at the Prudential Center on November 4, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. The Blues shutout the Devils 1-0. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Devils Come Up Short Against St. Louis 1-0

Red-hot Vladimir Tarasenko scored a power-play goal early in the third period and the St. Louis Blues extended their winning streak to six games with a 1-0 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night.

11/05/2014

Adam Larsson #5 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates scoring the go-ahead goal in the third period against the Columbus Blue Jackets during their game at the Prudential Center on November 1, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

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

The New Jersey Devils bounced back after a blowout loss in Pittsburgh last Tuesday night with a pair of come-from-behind wins against Winnipeg and Columbus.

11/03/2014

Jaromir Jagr (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Larsson Snaps Tie, Gives Devils Win Over Blue Jackets

New Jersey defenseman Adam Larsson broke a tie with 9:25 left in the third period, and the Devils earned a come-from-behind 3-2 win over the slumping Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday night.

11/01/2014

NEWARK, NJ - OCTOBER 30: Jacob Josefson #16 of the New Jersey Devils scores the game winning goal during the shootout against Ondrej Pavelec #31 of the Winnipeg Jets at the Prudential Center on October 30, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Jets 2-1 in the shootout. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Josefson Nets Lone Shootout Goal As Devils Top Jets 2-1

Jacob Josefson scored the lone goal in the shootout, and Cory Schneider made it stand up as the New Jersey Devils ended their tiebreaker frustration with a come-from-behind 2-1 victory.

10/31/2014

Walt Frazier #10 of the New York Knicks drives to the basket against Dave Cowens #18 of the Boston Celtics during a game played in 1973 at the Boston Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Dick Raphael/NBAE via Getty Images)

Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 19-10

Continuing with our weekly rankings of the best local athletes by jersey/uniform number, here are numbers 19-10.

10/30/2014

NEWARK, NJ - OCTOBER 02: (L-R) Damien Brunner #12, Jacob Josefson #16, Travis Zajac #19 and Cory Schneider #35 of the New Jersey Devils celebrate Zajac's game winning shoootout goal against the New York Islanders at the Prudential Center on October 2, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Islanders 2-1 in the shootout. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Devils Routed By Pittsburgh Penguins 8-3

Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby scored two of four second-period goals and the Pittsburgh Penguins netted seven straight in an 8-3 rout of the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night.

10/29/2014

Marek Zidlicky #2 of New Jersey Devils celebrates his second-period power-play goal with teammate Damon Severson #28 during an NHL game against the Ottawa Senators at Canadian Tire Centre on October 25, 2014 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)

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

The New Jersey Devils snapped a four-game winless streak and improved to 4-1-0 on the road this season with a 3-2 overtime victory Saturday night in Ottawa.

10/27/2014

Alex Chiasson #90 of the Ottawa Senators skates with the puck against Damon Severson #28 of the New Jersey Devils during an NHL game at Canadian Tire Centre on October 25, 2014 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)

Devils Beat Senators 3-2 In Overtime In First Game Since Parliament Hill Shooting

Jaromir Jagr scored a power-play goal 3:39 into overtime, and the New Jersey Devils beat the Ottawa Senators 3-2 on an emotional Saturday night in Canada’s capital.

10/25/2014

NEWARK, NJ - OCTOBER 24: Ales Hemsky #83 of the Dallas Stars fires a shot at Cory Schneider #35 of the New Jersey Devils during the first period at the Prudential Center on October 24, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Schneider, Devils Come Up Short Against Stars In Shootout

Jason Spezza and Jamie Benn scored in a shootout, and the Dallas Stars beat New Jersey 3-2 on Friday night, extending the Devils’ NHL record for shootout losses to 18 straight.

10/24/2014

This October 22, 2014 photo shows police and medical personnel moving a wounded Canadian soldier into an ambulance at the scene of a shooting at the National War Memorial in Ottawa, Canada. (credit: MICHEL COMTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Leafs-Senators Game Postponed By NHL After Shootings

The NHL postponed Wednesday night’s game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Senators because of shootings in Ottawa.

10/22/2014

NEWARK, NJ - OCTOBER 21:  Chris Kreider #20 of the New York Rangers celebrates a goal with Rick Nash #61, against the New Jersey Devils Kevin Hayes #13 against the New Jersey Devils during their game  at the Prudential Center on October 21, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Klein Seals Rangers’ Comeback With Overtime Goal Against Devils

Kevin Klein scored 2:42 into overtime, and the New York Rangers rallied from a two-goal deficit in the third period to beat the New Jersey Devils 4-3 on Tuesday night.

10/22/2014

Curtis Martin  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 29-20

Continuing with our weekly rankings of the best local athletes by jersey/uniform number, here are numbers 29-20.

10/21/2014

Cory Schneider #35 of the New Jersey Devils sits on the bench after being pulled for an extra skater in the third period at the Prudential Center on October 18, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

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

After winning their first three games of the 2013-14 season, the New Jersey Devils have dropped two in a row, including their home opener against the San Jose Sharks this past Saturday night.

10/20/2014