Scott Gomez

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

Brad Richards (credit: Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Rangers’ Brad Richards Finding His New York Groove

Richards has ignited the Rangers’ top line. And any doubts that he wasn’t capable of living up to his monster contract are long gone.

WFAN–03/14/2012

Marian Gaborik (credit: JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images) , Brad Richards (credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Rangers’ Gaborik And Richards Worthy Of Star Label

Finally, the Rangers have two superstars worthy of their salaries: Marian Gaborik and Brad Richards.

WFAN–12/20/2011

Rangers Ryan McDonagh

Hartnett: Ryan McDonagh… This Ranger Is A Bit Special

Ryan McDonagh has made a knack of being in the right place at the right time throughout the young 2011-12 season. The 22-year old blue-liner continues to demonstrate why he’s set to be a big part of the Rangers future.

WFAN–10/21/2011

Brad Richards #19 of the New York Rangers scores in the first period against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on September 23, 2011 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Monzo Minor: New York Rangers Season Preview

What a summer it was for the New York Rangers. A big signing, a new captain and more. After losing to the Capitals in five games in the first round of the playoffs last season, the Rangers added and removed what they thought was the problem.

10/04/2011

(Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Devils Hope To Start Turnaround Vs. Canadiens

After a sluggish start, four days off may be just what the New Jersey Devils needed to get back on track. A trip to Montreal shouldn’t hurt either.

WFAN–10/21/2010