Devils Believe llya Kovalchuk Will Return To Team Once Lockout Is Officially LiftedKovalchuk, who signed a 15-year, $100 million contract with New Jersey in 2010, played in a KHL game Tuesday. He told Russian media he was playing to stay in shape pending the end of the lockout.
Monzo Minor: Rangers Lay An EggComing into last night's game against the Thrashers, the Rangers had all the momentum in the world. The crowd was electric. Then the game started.
Rangers No Longer Control Their Own Playoff DestinyRob Schremp and Andrew Ladd scored 15 seconds apart in the second period and the Atlanta Thrashers delivered a crushing blow to the New York Rangers' playoff hopes with a 3-0 victory Thursday night.
Schremp Comes Back To Haunt Isles, Nets Winner For ThrashersRob Schremp scored the winning goal against his former team as the Atlanta Thrashers beat the New York Islanders 2-1 on Thursday night.
Devils Move Above .500 For First Time This SeasonRookie Jacob Josefson scored early in the third period and the hard-charging New Jersey Devils rallied from a two-goal deficit to defeat the Atlanta Thrashers 4-2 on Tuesday night.
Zajac, Devils Run Streak To 21-3-2Travis Zajac scored on a power play 4:18 into overtime to give the surging New Jersey Devils a 3-2 victory over the Atlanta Thrashers 3-2 on Friday night.
Devils Running Out Of Time In Playoff PushIlya Kovalchuk makes another return to Atlanta on Friday night for the first of two meetings in five days between the Thrashers and Devils.
Kane's 2 Third-Period Goals Lift Atlanta Over RangersEvander Kane scored two third-period goals, Anthony Stewart had a goal and an assist and the Atlanta Thrashers stopped a four-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Friday night.
Rangers Attempt To Snap SkidThe Rangers will look to avoid losing a sixth consecutive game for the first time in more than four years when they finish a three-game road trip against the stumbling Atlanta Thrashers on Friday night.
Schwei On Ice: The Kovalchuk Trade One Year LaterLast week marked the one-year anniversary of the deal which brought Ilya Kovalchuk to the Devils from the Atlanta Thrashers. Here are some of the numbers for Kovalchuk, the Devils and Thrashers 12 months later.
Okposo Busts Out, Leads Isles To Win In AtlantaKyle Okposo scored twice, including a go-ahead goal in New York's big second period, and rookie goaltender Kevin Poulin stopped 25 shots, leading the Islanders to a 4-1 victory over the Atlanta Thrashers on Tuesday night.
Isles Aim To Rebound After SkidThe Thrashers go for their third win in as many tries this season against the lowly Islanders when the teams meet Tuesday night at Philips Arena.