Mattias Tedenby

Danny Kristo of the New York Rangers crashes the net against Cory Schneider of the New Jersey Devils during a preseason game at the Prudential Center on September 16, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Schneider Immediately Endears Himself To Devils Fans In Win Over Rangers

Cory Schneider’s competitive start to his Devils career couldn’t have gone more swimmingly.


Stefan Matteau (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Rookie Stefan Matteau Ready To Make His Mark With The Devils

18-year-old Stefan Matteau unexpectedly made the Devils’ opening night roster. Now, he’s ready to make his mark with the Devils.


Devils winger Patrik Elias (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Who Will Be The Scorers? Devils Will Count On New Players For Offense

“It’s hard to replace guys like Zach and Sykie,” goaltender Johan Hedberg said. “Those are pure goal-scorers. This will be an opportunity for other guys to step up. We have talent in this system, and sometimes all you need is opportunity.”


Anton Volchenkov of the New Jersey Devils on his belly trying to stop the play of Matt Read of the Philadelphia Flyers at the Prudential Center on January 21, 2012. (Photo by Norman Y. Lono/Getty Images)

Flyers Glide Past Devils, 4-1

The Devils were frustrated on Saturday as they were defeated by the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1. The Flyers remain four points behind the Eastern Conference-leading Rangers.


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Herman: Devils Progress Report

Now before you go crazy and remind me that the Devils aren’t built to win games the same way the Washington Capitals do, you’re absolutely right.


Zach Parise #9 of the New Jersey Devils skates against the Los Angeles Kings at Prudential Center on October 13, 2011 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Herman: Taking A Close Look At The Devils’ Start

Seven games are in the books for the New Jersey Devils and few can complain with their 4-2-1 record so far. They’ve faced some stiff competition and for the most part have held their own.


Patrik Elias

Hartnett: Devils Defy Kings; Victory An Exception Or Rule?

The Devils pulled off a surprise shutout victory over the Kings on Tuesday, causing some fans to voice their confidence. November match-ups against the Flyers, Capitals and Bruins could paint a clearer picture of the NJ’s progress.


Henrik Tallinder #7 of the New Jersey Devils (R) scores at 15:34 of the second period and is joined by Jacob Josefson #16 (L) in their game against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Prudential Center on April 6, 2011 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Kovalchuk Scores 30th, Devils Beat Maple Leafs

Ilya Kovalchuk scored his 30th goal and added an assist to lead the New Jersey Devils to a 4-2 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Wednesday night.


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Brodeur, Devils Shut Out Blue Jackets 3-0

David Clarkson scored twice and Martin Brodeur made 13 saves to earn his NHL-record 115th shutout as the New Jersey Devils snapped a two-game slide with a 3-0 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Sunday.


Nick Palmieri #32, Ilya Kovalchuk (center) and Mark Fayne #34 of the New Jersey Devils celebrate a goal by Kovalchuk during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the San Jose Sharks on February 11, 2011 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. Devils won 2-1. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Schwei On Ice: Sweet 15

The red-hot New Jersey Devils come into the week having gone 12-1-2 in their last 15 games dating back to January 9th, the best record in the NHL since that date.


New Jersey Devils defenseman Mark Fayne (34) and Carolina Hurricanes' Eric Staal (12) compete for the puck behind the New Jersey net. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Lemaire Not Thrilled With Devils’ OT Win Over ‘Canes

Mattias Tedenby scored his second goal of the game 2:42 into overtime as the Devils continued their winning ways without goalie Martin Brodeur.


Ilya Kovalchuk #17 of the New Jersey Devils hits the post with his shot at Anders Lindback #39 of the Nashville Predators at the Prudential Center on December 17, 2010 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Erat Scores 2 To Lead Predators Past Devils

Martin Erat scored a pair of power-play goals and the Nashville Predators won their fifth straight, 3-1 over the New Jersey Devils on Friday night.


Brad Winchester

Winchester’s Goal Lifts Blues Over Devils

Brad Winchester scored the winning goal 5:15 in the third period and Jaroslav Halak stopped 35 shots to lift the St. Louis Blues to a 3-2 victory over the slumping New Jersey Devils on Saturday night.


Mike Brown #18 of the Toronto Maple Leafs breaks his stick while getting around Martin Brodeur #30 of the New Jersey Devils during game action at the Air Canada Centre November 18, 2010 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Abelimages/Getty Images)

Dealing With The Devils: Playing Catch-Up

After Thursday night’s 3-1 loss in Toronto at the hands of the struggling Maple Leafs, I think it’s time to come right out and say it: the Devils are in crisis mode.


Devils forward Brian Rolston, left, scores

Kovalchuk Makes Amends, Devils Win In OT

Ilya Kovalchuk brought the Devils’ fans out of their seats again. Only this time, the New Jersey faithful were cheering instead of booing the Russian star.