John Schweibacher

Scott Gomez #21 of the New Jersey Devils looks on during the third period against the Anaheim Ducks at the Prudential Center on March 29, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. The Ducks defeated the Devils 2-1. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The New Jersey Devils were mathematically eliminated from the playoffs Sunday as they matched their season-worst five game winless streak with a 2-1 loss to Anaheim at Prudential Center.

03/30/2015

Travis Hamonic #3 of the New York Islanders is congratulated by Ryan Strome #18 of the New York Islanders after scoring a goal against the New Jersey Devils during the third period at Prudential Center on March 21, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Adam Hunger/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

After a shutout win against the Penguins and completing a season sweep of the Sabres, the New Jersey Devils were the victims of a shutout and a season sweep by the Islanders.

03/23/2015

Jordin Tootoo #20 of the New Jersey Devils skates against the Philadelphia Flyers on March 8, 2015 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The New Jersey Devils went 1-1-1 on their three-game, three time-zone road trip to remain at NHL .500 with a 29-29-11 overall record.

03/16/2015

Keith Kinkaid #1 of the New Jersey Devils clears the puck in the third period against the Philadelphia Flyers on March 8, 2015 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The Devils are hitting the road for their next three games after winning two of three at Prudential Center this past week, improving their record on home ice to 13-4-4 over their last 21 games at The Rock.

03/09/2015

FILE -- Devils goalie Cory Schneider (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Schneider Shines While Playoff Hopes Dim

Credit Devils radio play-by-play man Matt Loughlin for this stat: Cory Schneider has now started 97 games with NJ. The Devils have scored two or fewer goals in 67 of those games, three or fewer in 81.

03/02/2015

Cory Schneider (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

Home ice has been good to the New Jersey Devils, who have won three in a row and are 10-2-3 in their last 15 games at Prudential Center.

02/23/2015

Travis Zajac (center) of the New Jersey Devils is congratulated by Martin Havlat, left, and Adam Larsson after he scored a goal in the third period against the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center on Jan. 19, 2015 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Schwei’s New Jersey Devils Notebook: Good Vibrations Quickly Disappear

After matching their season best three-game winning streak, the New Jersey Devils have dropped four in a row, including a pair of 3-1 losses to two of the best teams in the Western Conference this past weekend.

02/16/2015

Cory Schneider #35 of the New Jersey Devils makes the third-period save during the game against the Edmonton Oilers at Prudential Center on February 9, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

After matching their season-high three-game winning streak, the New Jersey Devils have dropped two in a row for the first time in more than a month.

02/10/2015

Keith Kinkaid #1 of the New Jersey Devils makes a save in the third period against the Florida Panthers at Prudential Center on January 31, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The New Jersey Devils picked up where they left off prior to the NHL All-Star break, extending their points streak to a season-high four straight games (3-0-1).

02/02/2015

Travis Zajac (center) of the New Jersey Devils is congratulated by Martin Havlat, left, and Adam Larsson after he scored a goal in the third period against the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center on Jan. 19, 2015 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The New Jersey Devils head to the NHL All-Star break after winning two of three on their California road trip.

01/20/2015

Patrik Elias #26 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates a 4-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres at Prudential Center on January 6, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. Elias recorded his 600th NHL assist and his 1000th NHL point during the game. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The New Jersey Devils have not had a lot to celebrate this season, but Patrik Elias had a memorable week, reaching a milestone and being selected to his fourth All-Star Game.

01/12/2015

Scott Gomez #21 of the New Jersey Devils leads the back as they celebrate Jaromir Jagr's goal in the first period against the Philadelphia Flyers on January 3, 2015 at Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The New Jersey Devils have gone just 2-3-0 since making their coaching change during the Christmas break, but the oldest Devil rang in the New Year by making NHL history.

01/05/2015

Peter DeBoer (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

After a respectable 6-3-2 start to the season, the New Jersey Devils went just 6-14-5 over their next 25 games.

12/29/2014

Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals takes a penalty shot against Cory Schneider #35 of the New Jersey Devils during their game at Prudential Center on December 20, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The New Jersey Devils split a pair of shootouts, but ended up on the wrong end of two shutouts in going 1-2-1 this past week.

12/22/2014

Scott Gomez #21 of the New Jersey Devils skates against the Chicago Blackhawks at Prudential Center on December 9, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Devils Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

It’s getting late early for the Devils, who begin the week with just two wins in their last 11 games (2-6-3) and have fallen to a season-low four games below .500 (11-15-5), tied for 12th in the Eastern Conference standings.

12/15/2014

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