Schwei: Devils Notes And Observations From The Week That WasJohan Hedberg recorded his first shutout of the season, a 3-0 win for the Devils over the Islanders. It was Hedberg's eighth shutout with New Jersey, breaking a tie with Chris Terreri for the second-most in club history.
Quiet Trade Deadline Day; Rick Nash Will Stay With ColumbusThe Blue Jackets star won't be shipped to New York before Monday's trading deadline.
Schwei: Sykora Scores For DevilsThe span of 9 years, 8 months and 21 days separating Sykora's last two multiple-goal games for the Devils is the second-longest gap between multi-goal games for the franchise by one player.
Gallof: If Islanders Don't Right Ship, Players Will Walk Plank, Not Capt. CapuanoUnless Jack Capuano has a Scott Gordon-like meltdown or clashes with the Islanders' brass, he will not be going anywhere. Those who are waiting for the axe to drop like it did last season will be waiting a while.
Montoya Saves The Day For Islanders In BuffaloBrian Rolston scored the go-ahead goal 9:23 into the third period and Al Montoya stopped 30 shots to give the New York Islanders their second straight road win by beating the Buffalo Sabres 2-1 on Tuesday night.
Carver: Time For Islanders To Mix It UpMike Carver believes the last-place Islanders must makes changes now before their November slide turns into an avalanche.
DiPietro Suffers Another Concussion, No Timetable For ReturnNew York Islanders goalie Rick DiPietro suffered another concussion, but this time his teammate was the one that knocked him out.
Devils Send Brian Rolston To Islanders For Trent HunterIn a move that helps both teams with regards to salaries, the Devils on Thursday acquired forward Trent Hunter from the New York Islanders in exchange for forward Brian Rolston.
Parise Sits Out Devils' 4-2 Loss In PittsburghPascal Dupuis had two goals and the Pittsburgh Penguins moved closer to clinching home-ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs with a 4-2 win over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night.
Hats Everywhere: Elias' Trick Leads Devils Over FlyersPatrik Elias scored his eighth career hat and the New Jersey Devils kept their faint playoff hopes alive with a 4-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers 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.
Dealing With The Devils: A Bump In The RoadIn losing to the basement-dwelling Ottawa Senators on Tuesday night, the Devils lost more than just a hockey game. They lost their air of invincibility.