'Hockey Week Across America' Hopes to Score More FansHockey is no longer America’s forgotten sport – in fact, it’s bigger than ever in the United States. The game is played either professionally or at the amateur level in all 50 states.
Schneider Blocks 40 Shots As Devils Hold On To Beat IslandersIn an important division battle pitting one team struggling mightily on home ice and another with a league-low seven victories on the road, it was the New Jersey Devils that got the best of the visiting New York Islanders.
Lichtenstein: With Postseason Berth On The Line, Devils Stuck In NeutralBefore the Devils can even think about contending for a 2017 postseason berth in the Eastern Conference, they’re going to have to learn how to play playoff hockey.
Hartnett: Slumping Zibanejad Needs To Get Back To Playing On InstinctMika Zibanejad has all the mental and physical tools to become a dominant center in this league, but he's struggling mightily right now.
Kulemin's Short-Handed Goal Helps Islanders Skate Past RangersThe Islanders began the third period killing off a double-minor high sticking penalty by Josh Bailey, whose stick drew blood on Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh with nine seconds left in the second period.
Ottawa Blanks Devils At Prudential CenterDion Phaneuf's power-play goal with 1:59 remaining in the second period was the only offense goaltender Mike Condon needed as the Ottawa Senators defeated the New Jersey Devils at Prudential Center on Thursday night.
Schwei’s Devils Notes: NJ Splits Games Coming Out Of 'Bye Week'The New Jersey Devils on Sunday lost their first game following their five-day NHL "bye week," but then bounced back with a win to stay in the hunt for a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.
Chimera Provides Lone Islanders Score In Drubbing At Hands Of Maple LeafsAuston Matthews scored two goals, Josh Leivo had a goal and two assists, and the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the New York Islanders 7-1 Tuesday night.
Kyle Palmieri Gives Devils Edge In Win Over Slumping AvalancheKyle Palmieri scored his 15th goal of the season and Cory Schneider made 28 saves as the New Jersey Devils defeated the hapless Colorado Avalanche 3-2 on Tuesday night at Prudential Center.
Hartnett: Rangers' Hayes Is Flourishing At The Ripe Old Age Of 24Not even injuries can slow down the Rangers' Kevin Hayes.
Schwartz: Toronto Media Have Been Relentless When It Comes To TavaresEveryone in Toronto needs to stop acting like spoiled brats and that it’s the Maple Leafs’ God-given right to have Tavares on their team.
Capellini: Islanders About To Enter The Make-Or-Break ZoneThe rejuvenated Islanders have scratched and clawed their way up the Eastern Conference standings. If they keep this up, they could end up playing in mid-April, something that seemed illogical not all that long ago.