Brad Richards watched his new team battle his old team — and they battled, battled, battled and then battled some more.
Trevor Daley broke up a scoreless game with 4:59 left, Richard Bachman made 34 saves to win his second straight start, and the Dallas Stars beat the New York Rangers 1-0 on Tuesday night.
For once, it seems like all the offseason work, the drafting and everything in between is panning out.
Matt Moulson’s four goal night helped the New York Islanders defeat the Dallas Stars 5-4 on Saturday night.
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.