Continuing with our weekly rankings of the best local athletes by jersey/uniform number, here are numbers 29-20.
Former Rangers and Devils winger Brendan Shanahan is taking his role as NHL’s head dsciplinarian very seriously.
Three players are entering the Hall of Fame in 2013. Long-time defensemen Scott Niedermayer and Chris Chelios were elected along with forward Brendan Shanahan.
I trust that Lou will find the answer, but it might take him another year.
The New Jersey Devils announced Tuesday that former defenseman and team captain Scott Stevens will return to the team as an assistant coach.
Indeed, the Devils general manager has been through this before — losing a marquee player to free agency — and his team has survived.
A new generation of Devils have lived up to the organization’s proud standard by reaching their first Stanley Cup Finals since 2003.
High-expectations and comparisons to legendary offensive-defensmen are something that Michael Del Zotto’s always dealt with. Now, he’s writing his own legacy as a complete defenseman for the Rangers.
Patrik Elias, whose number 26 will one day be raised to the rafters, reached another milestone Saturday; becoming New Jersey’s all-time leading goal-scorer.
Zach Parise made sure the night the New Jersey Devils honored former captain Scott Niedermayer ended on a winning note by scoring a goal and setting up three others in a 6-3 victory over the Dallas Stars on Friday.
Saying it felt right to be wearing a Devils jersey again, a humble Scott Niedermayer saw his No. 27 jersey retired on Friday night by the New Jersey franchise that he helped win three of his four Stanley Cups.
Scott Niedermayer’s number 27 will be lifted to the rafters at the Prudential Center tonight alongside Ken Daneyko and Scott Stevens. Together, the three defensemen were the rock on which the Devils built their dynasty.
The New Jersey Devils will retire Scott Niedermayer’s number 27 in a pre-game ceremony this Friday night.
Missing the playoffs for the first time in 14 seasons — or 15 years — did have one positive for the Devils. With the help of the lottery, the Devils will have the No. 4 pick in the NHL draft Friday night.