5 Local Breakout Candidates For 2015-16 NHL SeasonHockey season is nearly upon us, and with that in mind, we'll take a look at five players from the local teams to keep an eye on as the 2015-16 campaign progresses.
Devils Re-Sign D-man Gelinas To 2-Year DealDevils general manager Ray Shero announced the signing on Tuesday. The team had maintained its rights to the restricted free agent by making a qualifying offer late last month.
Devils Give Qualifying Offers To Larsson, Gelinas, 2 OthersThe New Jersey Devils have given qualifying offers to forward Stefan Matteau and defensemen Eric Gelinas, Seth Helgeson and Adam Larsson.
Once-Proud Devils On Verge Of Missing The Playoffs AgainIt's easy to look at the once-proud New Jersey Devils and think this is an organization that's seen better days.
Struggling Devils Take Exception To The Boos At The Prudential CenterThe Devils are winless in their last five games (0-3-2) and have won just twice since Nov. 22 (2-7-4). On Wednesday night they heard it from their disgruntled fan base, getting booed during a 2-0 loss to visiting Ottawa.
Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange RecordsBrodeur had played all of his 1,259 career games for the Devils before his first Blues appearance. There are now only seven goalies in team history that played their entire NHL “careers” for New Jersey.
Power-Play Goals Help Devils Defeat Maple LeafsMike Cammalleri and Eric Gelinas scored power-play goals and the New Jersey Devils defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-3 on Thursday night.
Severson Helps Devils Beat Panthers 5-1Damon Severson scored his first NHL goal to cap a four-goal opening period by New Jersey and the Devils chased Roberto Luongo early to beat the Florida Panthers 5-1 on Saturday night.
Schwei: Looking To Get Hot In December And More Devils NotesDecember did not begin well for the Devils as they dropped three straight games, but New Jersey put the brakes on the losing skid with an overtime victory against the New York Rangers on Saturday night.
Hartnett: Rangers Sweating Over Likely Staal ConcussionMarc Staal is one of the league's foremost shutdown defenseman. Unless the Rangers receive an unexpected stroke of luck, they will need to figure out how to cope with losing Staal for an extended period of time.
Gelinas Lifts Devils To 4-3, Overtime Win Over RangersEric Gelinas scored a power-play goal 1:15 into overtime, and the New Jersey Devils shook off the tying goal in the closing seconds of regulation to beat the New York Rangers 4-3 on Saturday night.
Schwei: Cory Schneider Makes History And More Devils NotesCory Schneider made 15 saves to record his second shutout of the season and the 11th of his NHL career in the Devils’ 1-0 win over the Sabres.