Jaromir Jagr scored two goals and Martin Brodeur made 27 saves to lead the New Jersey Devils to a 4-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night.
The jury is still out on whether the Devils will contend for a playoff seed. Their depth will be tested against three loaded Pacific Division foes and the Metropolitan Division-leading Penguins.
Devils netminder Martin Brodeur registered back-to-back shutouts for the first time since April of 2010.
Jaromir Jagr scored 90 seconds into the game to become the eighth player in NHL history to reach 1,700 career points, as the New Jersey Devils beat the Nashville Predators 5-0 Sunday night.
New Jersey has been held scoreless over the past 149 minutes and six seconds, going back to Jaromir Jagr’s goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Devils’ 2-1 victory last Tuesday night in Newark.
Jaromir Jagr’s game-winning goal gave the New Jersey Devils a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night.
The Devils picked up their first road win of the season Saturday night, coming from behind in the final 1:08 of the third period to shock the defending Eastern Conference-champion Boston Bruins.
New Jersey comes into the week with a record of 0-3-3, having failed to pick up a win during the first six games of a season for the first time in Devils history.
The New Jersey Devils began the season with just one point in their first two games, a 3-0 loss in Pittsburgh and a 4-3 shootout defeat at home against the Islanders.
The New Jersey Devils will open the 2013-14 season with a change in goal and changes at forward.
The new NHL comes to life when the puck drops on Tuesday night. Four brand spanking new divisions (some with geographically confusing names) will be introduced. From there, it should be chaos as usual.
While other teams made the most of the lockout-shortened season, the New Jersey Devils missed the playoffs a year after making the Stanley Cup finals. There were injuries. There were slumps. It was not pretty.
Freshly acquired goaltender Cory Schneider has barely gotten a taste of life with the Devils, but he already understands exactly what his new organization is all about.
The Devils officially opened training camp for their veterans Wednesday at the Prudential Center. Martin Brodeur and Jaromir Jagr are finally teammates in New Jersey.
Martin Brodeur thinks the Devils are over Ilya Kovalchuk’s sudden departure to the KHL.