Hartnett: Vigneault Labels Nash As Elite, Excited To Be Working With Talented RangersAfter putting his team through the paces, Vigneault spoke of his excitement to be to working with "elite" winger Rick Nash.
Rangers Dominate Devils In Final Regular Season Game, Avoid Penguins In First RoundThe Rangers shut out the Devils 4-0 in their final regular season game and avoid the Penguins in the first round of the NHL Playoffs.
Hartnett: Rangers Have Found Their Playoff Blueprint, Need To Keep Foot On The GasWhat made the Rangers great last season was their ability to protect third-period leads. It’s up to them to follow that blueprint in order to replicate the success of 2011-12.
Schwei: Devils Notes And Observations From The Week That WasNew Jersey is just 3-7-2 since Brodeur last played back on February 21st in Washington.
Devils Goaltender Martin Brodeur Back At Practice After Missing Last 12 GamesThe 40-year-old Brodeur last played in a 3-2 win over the Washington Capitals on Feb. 21. The NHL's all-time winningest goalie had an 8-2-3 mark with one shutout and a 2.27 goals-against average before being hurt.
Devils Lose Close One To Montreal, 2-1Big defenseman Jarred Tinordi, in his NHL debut, set up Tomas Plekanec's tiebreaking goal in the third period, and the Montreal Canadiens extended their winning streak to five games with a 2-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night.
Clarkson Scores, But Desperate Flyers Take Down Devils In ShootoutMatt Read and Claude Giroux both scored goals in the shootout to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 2-1 win over the New Jersey Devils on Friday night.
Hartnett: Loktionov Success Just Another Example Of Lamoriello's Mastery As Devils GMThe player who couldn’t find his place in LA and was cast aside by the Kings is turning out to be the Devils’ treasure.
Schwei: Devils Notes And Observations From The Week That WasThe Devils may have put the brakes on their recent skid with two shootout victories in their last three games.
Hedberg Pulled After Two As Devils Fall 6-3 To CarolinaNew Jersey got two goals from Ilya Kovalchuk, including a short-handed tally, and one from Patrik Elias but that wasn't enough for the Devils to avoid their seventh loss in eight games without top goalie Martin Brodeur.
Devils Battle, Finally End Long Losing Streak With Win Over SabresDavid Clarkson and Patrik Elias scored in a shootout and the New Jersey Devils rallied from a late two-goal deficit to defeat the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 on Thursday night, snapping a season-high six game winless streak.
Devils Fall Behind Early, Never Recover; Losing Streak Grows To 6Nate Thompson scored twice and Martin St. Louis and rookie Alexander Killorn each had a goal and an assist as the Tampa Bay Lightning snapped a five-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the struggling New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night.