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Scott Gomez #21 of the New Jersey Devils looks on during the third period against the Anaheim Ducks at the Prudential Center on March 29, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. The Ducks defeated the Devils 2-1. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

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

The New Jersey Devils were mathematically eliminated from the playoffs Sunday as they matched their season-worst five game winless streak with a 2-1 loss to Anaheim at Prudential Center.

03/30/2015

Goalie Cory Schneider #35 of the New Jersey Devils watches from the bench after being pulled for an additional skater during the third period against the Los Angeles Kings at Prudential Center on March 23, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Once-Proud Devils On Verge Of Missing The Playoffs Again

It’s easy to look at the once-proud New Jersey Devils and think this is an organization that’s seen better days.

03/26/2015

Jordin Tootoo #20 of the New Jersey Devils skates against the Philadelphia Flyers on March 8, 2015 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

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

The New Jersey Devils went 1-1-1 on their three-game, three time-zone road trip to remain at NHL .500 with a 29-29-11 overall record.

03/16/2015

Tom Seaver (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

10 Notable Players Who Came Back To Their New York Roots After Leaving

In honor of Darrelle Revis returning to the Jets, here are 10 notable players (some more than others) who came back to their New York roots.

03/11/2015

NEWARK, NJ - FEBRUARY 17:  Patrik Elias #26 of the New Jersey Devils celebrates his first-period goal against the Buffalo Sabres at the Prudential Center on February 17, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Gomez, Josefson Score In Shootout; Devils Edge Woeful Sabres 2-1

Scott Gomez and Jacob Josefson scored in the shootout and Cory Schneider was not beaten on both Buffalo attempts as the New Jersey Devils snapped a four-game losing streak with a 2-1 victory.

02/18/2015

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

John Tavares #91 of the New York Islanders celebrates his game-winning overtime goal against the Washington Capitals during their game at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on November 26, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the NY/NJ sports landscape.

12/02/2014

Scott Gomez #28 of the New Jersey Devils skates against the Philadelphia Flyers at Prudential Center on September 28, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Remember Me? Veteran Scott Gomez Back On Devils’ Roster

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.

12/01/2014

Mike Cammalleri (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

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

The New Jersey Devils will begin the 40th overall season in franchise history, including their previous stops in Kansas City and Colorado, Thursday night against the Flyers in Philadelphia.

10/08/2014

Brad Richards (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

The 10 Worst Contracts Handed Out By NHL Local Teams Over Last Decade

NHL free agency frenzy kicked off Tuesday, and there was enough money thrown around to end world hunger. But sometimes, general managers and owners act irresponsibly with their wallets.

07/02/2014

Henrik Lundqvist (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Don’t Buy Into The Fear; Lundqvist Will Finish His Career With Rangers

This city offers Henrik Lundqvist everything he desires. He isn’t going to turn his back and throw it all away.

05/29/2013

Rangers center Brad Richards (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Buying Out Playoff Passenger Brad Richards Makes Too Much Sense For Rangers

Brad Richards is without a role and will soon be bought out by the Rangers because of a shrinking salary cap and long offseason checklist for GM Glen Sather.

05/27/2013

Lou Lamoriello (credit: Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Without Zach Parise, Devils’ Lou Lamoriello Sets Sights On ‘Plan B’

Indeed, the Devils general manager has been through this before — losing a marquee player to free agency — and his team has survived.

07/06/2012

Zach Parise (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: What Rangers Fans Can Expect This Offseason

The Rangers are not in need of a dramatic shake-up. But when free agency comes around, you never know how things will unfold.

WFAN–05/29/2012

Josh Bailey of the New York Islanders is congratulated by his teammates. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bailey ‘Bails Out’ Islanders In Shootout

Josh Bailey scored the overtime winner as the Islanders defeated the Montreal Canadiens, 3-1 on Saturday night.

WFAN–03/17/2012

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