With less than half the season to go, the New Jersey Devils are in danger of missing the playoffs for the third straight year and for the fourth time in five.
Bye, Rex Ryan. Hello, Odell Beckham. Let’s take a look at the good, bad and everything in between of this year in local sports.
If you thought you had a bad Monday, these guys lost their jobs. Personally, I thought Rex deserved another shot.
After a respectable 6-3-2 start to the season, the New Jersey Devils went just 6-14-5 over their next 25 games.
This year’s New Jersey Devils have been plagued by injury and illness, and after firing coach Pete DeBoer, general manager Lou Lamoriello took an unorthodox step.
The New Jersey Devils have fired coach Pete DeBoer, with the team in danger of missing the playoffs for a third straight season.
General manager Lou Lamoriello says the 34-year-old center signed a contract Sunday night and there is a good chance he will play against the Penguins in Pittsburgh on Tuesday.
Cory Schneider is officially the present and the future of the Devils. The veteran goaltender was signed to multi-year extension Wednesday, general manager Lou Lamoriello announced.
One of the best free agent forwards available is now a Devil.
“There are a lot of rumors going on, a lot of misinformation about our coach,” Lamoriello said after the first period of the Devils’ 3-2 win over Boston. “So, I’m going to step out of character and put this to rest.”
Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello refused to say whether any teams either inquired about Brodeur’s availability or they offered him to anyone.
After plenty of trade speculation, legendary goalie Martin Brodeur is staying in New Jersey as the NHL trade deadline came and went.
I know it happens all the time. Icons come to a mutual agreement with their long-time employers and switch uniforms for one last hurrah. But I don’t want Martin Brodeur to join that club.
The New Jersey Devils announced on Wednesday that forward Ryan Carter has been placed on the injured reserve, retroactive to Nov. 30.
Hockey experts questioned whether aging icon Jaromir Jagr had anything left in the tank. Now, it’s Jagr who’s having the last laugh.