The New Jersey Devils will retire Scott Niedermayer’s number 27 in a pre-game ceremony this Friday night.
A pair of former New Jersey Devils will be among the four players inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame Monday night in Toronto. Doug Gilmour and Joe Nieuwendyk will be joined by Ed Belfour and Mark Howe as this year’s class is enshrined.
Patrik Elias scored a pair of power-play goals last week for the Devils, becoming New Jersey’s all-time leader in that category.
The Devils goaltender, who suffered a bruised shoulder three weeks ago, could be between the pipes Wednesday when New Jersey faces the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Rookie defenseman Adam Larsson is set to play his 10th game with the Devils Wednesday night and according to Lou Lamoriello, Larsson will not be sent down to Albany.
Goaltender Martin Brodeur has been taken off injured reserve by the New Jersey Devils after being sidelined more than two weeks with a bruised right shoulder.
The Albany Devils have signed former NHL right wing Steve Bernier to an AHL contract.
Seven games are in the books for the New Jersey Devils and few can complain with their 4-2-1 record so far. They’ve faced some stiff competition and for the most part have held their own.
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.
Johan Hedberg came off the bench last Thursday to replace the injured Martin Brodeur. It was Hedberg’s seventh career victory in a game he did not start, the most relief wins among active NHL goaltenders.
Zach Parise scored two goals and Ilya Kovalchuk tallied once as the Devils got their first win of the season, 4-2, against the Hurricanes on Monday, only the sixth time that the two star left wings have scored goals for the Devils in the same game.
Ilya Kovalchuk scored the deciding goal and added two assists while Johan Hedberg made 24 saves Monday, leading New Jersey past the Carolina Hurricanes 4-2 for the Devils’ first victory this season.
Veteran forward Jay Pandolfo agreed to terms with the New York Islanders on a one-year contract.
New Jersey missed the playoffs last year for the first time since 1996 and there is no guarantee that new coach Peter DeBoer can get them back with a team that has some talent but a lot more question marks.
Goaltender Maxime Clermont and NHL veteran Stephane Veilleux were among 12 players signed by the New Jersey Devils on Monday.