Marek Zidlicky

Martin Brodeur of the St. Louis Blues takes a break during the second period against the New York Islanders at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on December 6, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

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

Brodeur had played all of his 1,259 career games for the Devils before his first Blues appearance. There are now only seven goalies in team history that played their entire NHL “careers” for New Jersey.

12/08/2014

Alex Chiasson #90 of the Ottawa Senators skates with the puck against Damon Severson #28 of the New Jersey Devils during an NHL game at Canadian Tire Centre on October 25, 2014 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Jana Chytilova/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)

Devils Beat Senators 3-2 In Overtime In First Game Since Parliament Hill Shooting

Jaromir Jagr scored a power-play goal 3:39 into overtime, and the New Jersey Devils beat the Ottawa Senators 3-2 on an emotional Saturday night in Canada’s capital.

10/25/2014

Damon Severson #28 of the New Jersey Devils skates in his first NHL game against the Philadelphia Flyers at the Wells Fargo Center on October 9, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Devils defeated the Flyers 6-4. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Severson Helps Devils Beat Panthers 5-1

Damon Severson scored his first NHL goal to cap a four-goal opening period by New Jersey and the Devils chased Roberto Luongo early to beat the Florida Panthers 5-1 on Saturday night.

10/11/2014

Devils defenseman Marek Zidlicky (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Devils Bring Back Defenseman Zidlicky

You can never have too many defensemen. The New Jersey Devils know it and on Tuesday made sure they’d have one of their better ones back next season.

06/03/2014

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.

02/24/2014

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.

02/19/2014

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.

01/07/2014

The Devils’ Reid Boucher, left, shoots on Chicago goalie Antti Raanta at the Prudential Center on Jan. 3, 2014 in Newark. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Sharp’s Hat Trick Powers Blackhawks Over Brodeur, Devils

Patrick Sharp scored three goals and the Chicago Blackhawks avoided a rare second straight loss with a 5-3 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Friday night.

01/03/2014

Patrik Elias (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Next 5 Games Will Define The Devils’ Season

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.

11/15/2013

Andrei Loktionov (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Schwei: The 1st Road Win, A Late Comeback And More Devils Notes

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.

10/29/2013

Cory Schneider #35 of the New Jersey Devils makes a save during the 4-0 shutout of the New York Rangers. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Schwei: Getting The 1st Win, Schneider Gets It Done And More Devils Notes

The New Jersey Devils finally got their first win of the 2013-14 season, a 4-0 victory over the rival New York Rangers, this past Saturday night at Prudential Center.

10/21/2013

Cory Schneider (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images), Martin Brodeur (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Schneider Will Eventually Steal Devils’ No. 1 Job From Brodeur

Coach DeBoer has already named Brodeur New Jersey’s opening night starter. That doesn’t mean Cory Schneider isn’t capable of stealing away the job in the long run.

09/20/2013

Marek Zidlicky (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Devils Re-Sign Defenseman Marek Zidlicky To 1-Year, $3M Contract

The New Jersey Devils have re-signed defenseman Marek Zidlicky to a one-year, $3 million contract. The Devils announced the signing of Zidlicky on Wednesday.

07/11/2013

Patrik Elias of the New Jersey Devils (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Are The Devils And Alternate Captain Patrik Elias At A Crossroads?

Patrik Elias is set to become an unrestricted free agent on July 5 should he and the Devils not come to an agreement before that date. The clock is ticking.

06/07/2013

Devils goalie Martin Brodeur.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Devils Outshoot Sens 34-14, But Lose In Shootout In First Game Without Kovalchuk

Mika Zibanejad scored the winner in the shootout to give the Ottawa Senators a 3-2 win over the New Jersey Devils on Monday.

03/25/2013

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