Michael Grabner snapped a tie with a short-handed goal and the New York Islanders beat the New Jersey Devils 3-2
Now before you go crazy and remind me that the Devils aren’t built to win games the same way the Washington Capitals do, you’re absolutely right.
A pair of former New Jersey Devils will be among the four players inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame Monday night in Toronto. Doug Gilmour and Joe Nieuwendyk will be joined by Ed Belfour and Mark Howe as this year’s class is enshrined.
Jason Chimera scored a short-handed goal 2:27 into the third period and Marcus Johansson added an insurance tally eight minutes later, leading the Washington Capitals to a 3-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils Friday night.
Rookie defenseman Adam Larsson is set to play his 10th game with the Devils Wednesday night and according to Lou Lamoriello, Larsson will not be sent down to Albany.
Seven games are in the books for the New Jersey Devils and few can complain with their 4-2-1 record so far. They’ve faced some stiff competition and for the most part have held their own.
The Devils pulled off a surprise shutout victory over the Kings on Tuesday, causing some fans to voice their confidence. November match-ups against the Flyers, Capitals and Bruins could paint a clearer picture of the NJ’s progress.
After the most disappointing season in well over a decade, the New Jersey Devils opened their regular season schedule this past weekend and began their quest to return their organization back to the postseason.
The New Jersey Devils begin the 2011-12 regular season this weekend, looking to get back to the post-season after missing the playoffs last spring for the first time since 1996.
Leave it to Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello to keep everyone waiting… and waiting… and waiting… and then striking to catch everyone off guard. That’s exactly what Lamoriello did when he hired former Florida Panthers coach Peter DeBoer.
The Devils have signed Swedish defenseman Adam Larsson, the No. 4 pick in last month’s NHL draft, to a three-year, entry-level contract. “This young man is as mature as he can get at his young age,” general manager Lou Lamoriello said on Friday.
The NHL offseason has officially kicked off, and all three local hockey teams have added what they hope are long-term pieces at the 2011 draft.
Lou Lamoriello avoided any attempt to compare Adam Larsson to any current or former player after the New Jersey Devils grabbed the Swedish defenseman with the fourth pick in the NHL draft.
WFAN’s NHL expert Brian Monzo is used to getting it right in his mock drafts. Check out and dissect his picks for 2011.
Missing the playoffs for the first time in 14 seasons — or 15 years — did have one positive for the Devils. With the help of the lottery, the Devils will have the No. 4 pick in the NHL draft Friday night.