Rangers fans voiced their disgust during Thursday’s home opener but John Tortorella has a solid plan. While it may be a work in progress, Sean Avery is not the answer.
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.
The Devils conclude their stretch of six out of seven games against Western Conference opponents with games this week against the L.A. Kings, Phoenix Coyotes and Dallas Stars.
Rangers fans will get a first taste of the pairing of superstar linemates Brad Richards and Marian Gaborik tonight against the Devils in Newark. The duo could go on to match the level seen from Jagr and Nylander in 2007.
The far-reaching air disaster in Western Russia sadly claimed the lives of many celebrated former Rangers, Devils and Islanders representing Lokomotiv Yaroslav.
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.