Jamie Langenbrunner

The New Jersey Devils are presented with the Prince of Wales Trophy by NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly after winning Game Six of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs against the New York Rangers. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Schwei: Devils Sights Set On Franchise’s 4th Stanley Cup In 5 Tries

The New Jersey Devils are in the Stanley Cup Finals for the fifth time in team history, and they will attempt to capture their fourth championship as their series with the Los Angeles Kings begins on Wednesday night at Prudential Center.


Zach Parise of the New Jersey Devils is presented with the Prince of Wales Trophy by NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly after in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Finals. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Devils Are Back Where They Belong

A new generation of Devils have lived up to the organization’s proud standard by reaching their first Stanley Cup Finals since 2003.


Ryan Callahan

Hartnett: The Time Is Right For Ryan Callahan To Lead The Rangers

At 26, Ryan Callahan has been given the honor of captaining the New York Rangers. He’s at the right time in his career to lead the Blueshirts.


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Keefe To The City: More NHL Trade Talk

We are one day closer to the Monday’s NHL trade deadline. Brian Monzo joined me to continue our running dialogue on the deadline.


New Jersey Devils' Dainius Zubrus (8) is congratulated on his goal by teammates Mark Fayne (34), Brian Rolston (12), Patrik Elias (26), and Henrik Tallinder (7) during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Carolina Hurricanes in Raleigh, N.C., Saturday, Feb. 19, 2011. The Devils won 4-1.  (AP Photo/Karl B DeBlaker)

Schwei On Ice: Devils Surging

The Devils have gone 15-1-2 since the mid-way point of their 2010-11 season. The only better stretch of this length or more in franchise history came at the end of 2000-01.


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Devils Lost 2-1 To Flyers In Philadelphia

James van Riemsdyk and Danny Briere each scored, and Brian Boucher stopped 34 shots to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 2-1 win over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday.


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Dealing With The Devils: Shaking It Up

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.


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Devils Trade Langenbrunner Back To Stars

Veteran winger Jamie Langenbrunner is returning to Dallas after the New Jersey Devils traded their captain to the Pacific Division-leading Stars.


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Devils’ Lamoriello: ‘I Despise The Word Rebuilding’

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.


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Dealing With The Devils: Johnny Mac Gets The Ax

There are those of us – myself included – who will tell you that coaching has not been the issue with this team. But 9 wins in 33 games demands that somebody be held accountable.


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Lamoriello On The Fan: Changes Had To Be Made

John MacLean’s short run as Devils head coach has come to an end. Jacques Lemaire will take over head coaching duties for New Jersey.


New Jersey Devils goalie Martin Brodeur (30) looks on as the puck goes in for a goal scored by Atlanta Thrashers left wing Evander Kane, far right, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Dec. 18, 2010, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Dealing With The Devils: Losing It

Since we have already established that hopes of making the playoffs this year are all but extinguished, the Devils have some soul searching to do here.


Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) scores past New Jersey Devils goalie Johan Hedberg in the second period of the NHL hockey game, Monday, Dec. 6, 2010 in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

Dealing With The Devils: Running Out Of Faith

As bad as it’s been for the Devils this year, anybody who has kept up with my column knows that I have been what you might call optimistic. Now I’ll allow you to call it what it really was: denial.


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Third Period Goals Lift Flyers Past Devils

Mike Richards scored a tiebreaking goal early in the third period to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-3 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday.


Brad Winchester

Winchester’s Goal Lifts Blues Over Devils

Brad Winchester scored the winning goal 5:15 in the third period and Jaroslav Halak stopped 35 shots to lift the St. Louis Blues to a 3-2 victory over the slumping New Jersey Devils on Saturday night.