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Scott Gomez #21 of the New Jersey Devils looks on during the third period against the Anaheim Ducks at the Prudential Center on March 29, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. The Ducks defeated the Devils 2-1. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

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

The New Jersey Devils were mathematically eliminated from the playoffs Sunday as they matched their season-worst five game winless streak with a 2-1 loss to Anaheim at Prudential Center.

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NEWARK, NJ - MARCH 23: Dustin Brown #23 of the Los Angeles Kings falls as he shoots as Cory Schneider #35 of the New Jersey Devils makes a save during the third period at Prudential Center on March 23, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. The Kings defeated the Devils 3-1. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Devils, Fighting For Playoff Spot, Fall To Kings 3-1

Anze Kopitar had a goal and two assists, and the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings beat the New Jersey Devils 3-1 on Monday night at the start of a five-game trip.

03/24/2015

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CBS Local Sports’ 2014 Stanley Cup Final Predictions

It’s LA vs. NYC. It’s Quick vs. Lundqvist. It’s west coast vs. east coast and with that being said … let the games begin! Here are our predictions for what is sure to be an unforgettable and thrilling Cup Final.

06/04/2014

Jaromir Jagr (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Legendary Jaromir Jagr Proves He’s Still A Hockey God At 41

Hockey experts questioned whether aging icon Jaromir Jagr had anything left in the tank. Now, it’s Jagr who’s having the last laugh.

11/22/2013

Henrik Lundqvist  blocks a shot by Tanner Pearson. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Rangers End Preseason With Miserable Loss To Kings In Las Vegas

The Rangers dropped four consecutive games to close out a tough preseason.

09/28/2013

Jonathan Quick and Marian Gaborik (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Fearless Predictions For The 2013 NHL Season

Who’s primed to lift the Stanley Cup at season’s end? Hartnett has readied his fearless NHL predictions for the 2013 season.

01/18/2013

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Hartnett: 10 Things NHL Fans Can Look Forward To After Lockout

The NHL’s return will bring fierce competition for playoff spots, faces in new places and two legends going for one last glory.

01/09/2013

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Hartnett: Brodeur Ready To Test Free Agent Waters

Martin Brodeur’s off-season has taken a strange twist as he’s hired agent Pat Brisson and is ready to test free agent waters.

06/29/2012

Dustin Brown #23 of the Los Angeles Kings skates with the puck against Zach Parise #9 of the New Jersey Devils during Game Five of the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Final at the Prudential Center on June 9, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Silverman: Gritty Devils Thriving Under Pressure

Momentum is the most nebulous of commodities. The Devils have it right now as they prepare for Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Finals against the previously impenetrable Los Angeles Kings.

06/11/2012

Stanley Cup Finals

Silverman: It’s Just A Matter Of Time Before The Devils Go Home

The season was one of redemption and guts for the Devils after missing the playoffs a season ago. They have the stomach to win a game and extend the series, but any more than that seems way out of their reach.

06/05/2012

The Kings and Devils are separated by officials during Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Devils Have Run Into Kings’ Buzzsaw

Some have pointed to a lack of effort as reason for the Devils’ impending demise, a theory I’m not buying.

06/05/2012

Stanley Cup Finals

Devils’ Stanley Cup Dreams All But Gone After Kings’ Game 3 Rout

The Los Angeles Kings are one win away from putting a Hollywood ending on one of the most spectacular playoff runs in NHL history.

WFAN–06/04/2012

Anze Kopitar and Dustin Brown of the Los Angeles Kings. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Devils Struggling To Match Kings’ Firepower

New Jersey simply cannot match ammunition with a loaded Los Angeles Kings’ roster.

WFAN–06/04/2012

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DeBoer Putting Broken Devils Back Together

Peter DeBoer believes the Devils will be ready to put in a better performance in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Finals.

WFAN–06/01/2012

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Devils-Kings Final Could Get Chippy As Unfamiliar Foes Play On

There is no little-brother syndrome facing the Devils in this round, so forgive New Jersey if takes a bit of time to develop some animosity toward the Kings.

06/01/2012

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