Nick Palmieri

Mike Rupp (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) and Darroll Powe (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rangers Trade Mike Rupp To Wild For Forwards Darroll Powe, Nick Palmieri

The New York Rangers traded rugged forward Mike Rupp to the Minnesota Wild on Monday for forwards Darroll Powe and Nick Palmieri.


Travis Moen #32 of the Montreal Canadiens takes the puck as Matt Taormina #32 of the New Jersey Devils tries to stop him during the second period of an NHL hockey game at Prudential Center on December 10, 2011 in Newark, New Jersey. (credit: Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Canadiens Beat Slumping Devils, 2-1

The Canadiens snapped a two-game losing streak, while the Devils fell for the sixth time in their last eight games. It was only Montreal’s second win in the last eight games.



Defending Champion Bruins Make It 6 Straight Wins, Edge Devils Late

Benoit Pouliot scored the tiebreaking goal with 3:01 left in the third period to give the Boston Bruins a 4-3 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night and send the defending Stanley Cup champions to their sixth consecutive win.


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.


Patrik Elias

Hats Everywhere: Elias’ Trick Leads Devils Over Flyers

Patrik Elias scored his eighth career hat and the New Jersey Devils kept their faint playoff hopes alive with a 4-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Friday night.


(AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

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.


Johan Hedberg

Devils’ Incredible Roll Blows Right Through Dallas

Nick Palmieri scored a power-play goal with 5:37 left and Johan Hedberg stopped 19 shots as the New Jersey Devils extended their season-high winning streak to eight with a 1-0 win over Dallas on Tuesday.


New Jersey Devils' Ilya Kovalchuk, second from right, celebrates with teammates, from left to right, Jason Arnott, Mark Fayne, and Henrik Tallinder, after scoring the game-winning goal in overtime during NHL hockey game action against the Toronto Maple Leafs in Toronto, Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011. The Devils defeated the Maple Leafs 2-1. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darren Calabrese)

Dealing With The Devils: Mission Improbable

The Devils are in the midst of a 13-1-2 stretch, but the question remains, will they actually be able to complete this miracle run by making the playoffs, or will they simply run out of time?


New Jersey Devils left wing Ilya Kovalchuk gets congratulated by teammates after scoring a goal. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Kovalchuk Scores 20th As Devils Win 5th In Row

Brian Rolston and Patrik Elias blew the game open with goals early in the third period as the Devils won for the 13th time in 16 games.


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Resurgent Devils Take On Leafs

The Maple Leafs will try for a season-high fourth consecutive home win and a fourth straight over the Devils on Thursday night.


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.


Pascal Dupuis #9 of the Pittsburgh Penguins dives in an attempt to stop Henrik Tallinder #7 of the New Jersey Devils from getting off this shot in the second period of an NHL hockey game at the Prudential Center on January 20, 2011 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Brodeur Has 23 Saves, Shuts Out Depleted Penguins

Martin Brodeur and the suddenly revived New Jersey Devils took advantage of the absence of Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin to shut out the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-0 on Thursday night.


Dmitry Kulikov

Kulikov, Panthers Edge Devils In OT

Dmitry Kulikov fired a high wrist shot past Martin Brodeur 3:36 into overtime and the Florida Panthers won their third straight with a 3-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night.