Jaromir Jagr

Jaromir Jagr (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

History On Long Island: Jagr Nets 700th Goal; Devils Hammer Islanders

The historic moment came 3:31 into the second period. Jagr cut from the right boards into the slot and took a wrist shot that caromed off an Islander’s skate and past screened goaltender Evgeni Nabokov.


Jaromir Jagr #68 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates his goal with teammates on the bench in the first period against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Prudential Center on February 27, 2014  in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

699th Goal For Jagr As Devils Beat Columbus 5-2

Adam Henrique scored twice, Jaromir Jagr netted the 699th goal of his career and the New Jersey Devils had a rare goal-scoring binge in defeating the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-2 on Thursday night.


The Devils' Jaromir Jagr, left, in action against Boyd Gordon of the Edmonton Oilers at Prudential Center on Feb. 7, 2014 in Newark, N.J. The Devils defeated the Oilers 2-1 in overtime. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Jagr Puts Olympic Failure Behind Him, Hopes To Help Devils Into Playoffs

Jaromir Jagr and fellow Olympians Patrik Elias, Marek Zidlicky and Damien Brunner returned to practice Monday as the Devils held their first full workout since the Olympic break more than two weeks ago.


T.J. Oshie of the United States shoots against the Czech Republic’s Radko Gudas , right, during the quarterfinals of the Olympic hockey tournament at Shayba Arena on Feb. 19, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

U.S. Rips Czech Republic To Set Up Dream Rematch With Canada In Semifinals

Dustin Brown banged in a go-ahead goal late in the first period and the United States went on to dominate the Czech Republic 5-2 Wednesday, earning a spot in the Olympic hockey semifinals for the second straight time.


Team USA forward Phil Kessel, right celebrates with Joe Pavelski. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Young Legs Will Carry USA Past Czech Republic In Quarterfinals

The United States wanted to set a tone in the preliminary round of the Olympic ice hockey tournament for a reason. The Americans knew a bye into the quarters was a must.


Jaromir Jagr (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

DeBoer’s Juggling Of Devils’ Lines Has Leading Scorer Jagr Seeing Red

The New Jersey Devils are fighting for a playoff spot. They need everyone on the same page. So it doesn’t make a lot of sense to upset their best offensive player. Coach Peter DeBoer seems to think the risk is worth the potential reward.


Martin Brodeur (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Devils Head Coach Pete DeBoer Calls On Brodeur To Start In Stadium Series

Even though Cory Schneider has been on quite a roll, DeBoer is turning to Brodeur, the face of the Devils to start against the Rangers in the Stadium Series.


Dmitry Orlov #81 of the Washington Capitals tries to keep the puck from Michael Ryder #17 of the New Jersey Devils at Prudential Center on January 24, 2014  in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Jagr Sets Up 2 Goals To Lead Devils Over Capitals

Jaromir Jagr set up two goals and tied former teammate Mario Lemiuex for 10th on the NHL’s career assists list as the New Jersey Devils beat Washington 2-1, handing the fading Capitals their seventh straight loss Friday night.


Ryane Clowe of the New Jersey Devils celebrates a goal scored by teammate Michael Ryder. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Jagr Nets 695th Goal As Devils Top Canadiens, 4-1

The sure-fire Hall of Famers stole the show at the Bell Centre on Tuesday night, with Jagr moving past Mark Messier for seventh place on the NHL’s career goal list and Brodeur stopping 29 shots in the Devils’ 4-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens.


Devils goalie Cory Schneider. (Photo by Ben Nelms/Getty Images)

Devils Fall To Leafs 3-2 In Shootout

James van Riemsdyk scored in the shootout to lift the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 3-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Sunday night.


Jaromir Jagr (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images); Thomas Vanek (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rangers, Islanders And Devils Send Total Of 15 Players To Sochi Olympics

In addition to the players they have on Teams USA and Canada, the Tri-State Area NHL locals will be sending 10 additional players to the Games, representing Austria, Czech Republic, Norway, Slovakia and Switzerland.


Andy Greene #6 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates his game-tying goal in the third period against the Anaheim Ducks. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Schwei: Greene’s Big Night, Jagr’s Milestone And More Devils Notes

The New Jersey Devils will head to the Christmas break with a road matchup against the defending Stanley Cup-champion Chicago Blackhawks.


Jaromir Jagr #68 of the New Jersey Devils scores a powerplay goal at 2:08 of the second period against Robin Lehner #40 of the Ottawa Senators at the Prudential Center on December 18, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Jagr Scores No. 693 In Devils’ 5-2 Win Over Ottawa

Jaromir Jagr scored his 693rd career goal, Reid Boucher netted his first in the NHL and the New Jersey Devils beat the Ottawa Senators 5-2 Wednesday night.


Devils goalie Cory Schneider. (Photo by Ben Nelms/Getty Images)

Jagr Gets No. 692, Devils Explode All Over Hurricanes In Third

Jaromir Jagr had a goal and two assists, and the New Jersey Devils scored four goals in the third period of a 5-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday night.


Andy Greene #6 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates the win with teammates Adam Henrique #14 and Dainius Zubrus #8. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Schwei: Successful California Road Trip, Jagr’s OT Goal And More Devils Notes

The New Jersey Devils have a busy Thanksgiving week ahead after taking two of their three games on their California road trip.