New Jersey Devils

Pete DeBoer (Photo by Marianne Helm/Getty Images)

In Midst Of Disappointing Season, Devils Fire Head Coach Pete DeBoer

The New Jersey Devils have fired coach Pete DeBoer, with the team in danger of missing the playoffs for a third straight season.

12/26/2014

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 23:  Chris Terry #25 of the Carolina Hurricanes fakes out goalie Cory Schneider #35 of the New Jersey Devils to score the winning goal in a shootout in an NHL hockey game at Prudential Center on December 23, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. Hurricanes won 2-1 in a shootout.  (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Terry Shootout Goal Gives Hurricanes 2-1 Edge Over Devils

Chris Terry scored the only goal of the shootout and goalie Anton Khudobin came up big late in winning for the first time this season as the goal-starved Carolina Hurricanes defeated the New Jersey Devils 2-1.

12/23/2014

Please, Santa. We're begging you. (Photo by Chris Colton/CBSNewYork)

What Our 9 Pro Sports Teams Want For Christmas

This year hasn’t been particularly kind to sports franchises in the Tri-State area. Every team has something (in certain cases, multiple things) they’d like from Santa.

12/23/2014

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

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

Holtby, Backstrom Lead Capitals Past Devils

Braden Holtby made 21 saves, Nicklas Backstrom had two goals and an assist and Alex Ovechkin scored a highlight-reel goal as the Capitals continued to roll with a 4-0 victory on Saturday night.

12/20/2014

Ottawa’s David Legwand, left, watches a shot by Kyle Turris go past Devils goalie Cory Schneider during the first period at the Prudential Center on Dec. 17, 2014. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Struggling Devils Take Exception To The Boos At The Prudential Center

The Devils are winless in their last five games (0-3-2) and have won just twice since Nov. 22 (2-7-4). On Wednesday night they heard it from their disgruntled fan base, getting booed during a 2-0 loss to visiting Ottawa.

12/18/2014

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 17: David Legwand #17 of the Ottawa Senators watches a shot by Kyle Turris #7 (not shown) go past Cory Schneider #35 of the New Jersey Devils on the powerplay at 2:47 of the first period at the Prudential Center on December 17, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Devils Drop 5th In A Row, Blanked By Ottawa 2-0

Craig Anderson made 34 saves, and Kyle Turris scored two goals as the Ottawa Senators beat the New Jersey Devils 2-0 on Wednesday night.

12/18/2014

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

Trevor Daley #6 of the Dallas Stars celebrates a goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets in the third period at American Airlines Center on April 9, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Daley, Horcoff Lead Stars Past Devils, 4-3

Trevor Daley and Shawn Horcoff scored in the second period to help the Dallas Stars recover after giving up a two-goal lead and beat the New Jersey Devils 4-3 Saturday night.

12/13/2014

Damien Brunner (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Devils Officially Terminate Contract Of Damien Brunner

The 28-year-old right wing, who had seven points in 17 games for New Jersey this season, passed through unconditional waivers on Friday and then signed with HC Lugano in Switzerland.

12/12/2014

An exterior view of the Devils' Prudential Center (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Devils, NHL Battling Mysterious Mumps Outbreak

Once mumps invades a professional sports dressing room, it finds a fertile breeding ground and the NHL is finding that it is not easy to get rid of.

12/12/2014

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 09: Jonathan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks scores on Keith Kinkaid #1 of the New Jersey Devils during a shootout at the Prudential Center on December 9, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Devils Fall To Chicago 3-2 In Shootout

Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane scored in a shootout, and the Chicago Blackhawks rallied late to earn their seventh straight victory with a 3-2 win over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night.

12/10/2014

Jaromir Jagr (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Jagr Leads Devils To 2-1 Win Over Hurricanes With Goal, Assist

Jaromir Jagr had a goal and an assist in his 1,500th NHL game, and the New Jersey Devils defeated the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 Monday night.

12/09/2014

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

Jaromir Jagr #68 of the New Jersey Devils takes the puck as Nicklas Backstrom #19 of the Washington Capitals defends on December 6, 2014 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey.The Washington Capitals defeated the New Jersey Devils 4-1. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Capitals Beat Struggling Devils, 4-1

Jay Beagle and Evgeny Kuznetsov scored 3:25 apart in the second period and Braden Holtby stopped 33 shots to lead the Washington Capitals to a 4-1 win over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night.

12/06/2014

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