The Rangers have acquired free agent center Brad Richards, who gives them the playmaking center they have been searching for.
The Devils have reached the .500 mark for the first time since their opening night overtime loss to the Dallas Stars. New Jersey has posted a .500 or better record in each of the last 18 seasons, the longest current streak in the NHL and the 3rd best in league history.
The Rangers failed to get Brad Richards away from the Dallas Stars and settled for acquiring center John Mitchell from the Toronto Maple Leafs for a seventh-round pick in next year’s draft.
Nick Palmieri scored a power-play goal with 5:37 left and Johan Hedberg stopped 19 shots as the New Jersey Devils extended their season-high winning streak to eight with a 1-0 win over Dallas on Tuesday.
Ilya Kovalchuk and the Devils look to extend their winning streak to eight when they visit the Stars on Tuesday night.
The New Jersey Devils traded Captain Jamie Langenbrunner to the Dallas Stars last week for a conditional third-round draft choice. It was just the 3rd time in club history that New Jersey dealt its captain away.
Mats Zuccarello scored in the second round of the shootout and Henrik Lundqvist was perfect in the tiebreaker to lift the New York Rangers over the Dallas Stars 3-2 on Friday night.
As the season has progressed for the Devils, they’ve seen their play and subsequently their results slip from bad to worse to holy crap someone please make this season end already.
Veteran winger Jamie Langenbrunner is returning to Dallas after the New Jersey Devils traded their captain to the Pacific Division-leading Stars.
Although he traded his captain, Jamie Langenbrunner, to the Dallas Stars for a conditional second-round draft pick on Friday, New Jersey Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello dismissed talk that the last-place team is in a rebuilding phase.
The New York Rangers and Dallas Stars reached the midway point of their respective seasons with impressive victories. Only one will get to start the second half of 2010-11 with a win.
Loui Eriksson scored two goals, including the winner 1:36 into overtime, to give the Dallas Stars a 4-3 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Friday night in the season opener for both teams.
The New Jersey Devils begin the 2010-11 season with a home game against the Dallas Stars and then take on two of the top teams in the Eastern Conference; the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins.