Hartnett: Devils' Top-Line Center Zajac Is Admirably Filling Parise's SkatesTravis Zajac is picking up where he left off after a strong 2012 playoffs, as he has two goals in two games to begin the new season.
Hartnett: Brodeur Ready To Test Free Agent WatersMartin Brodeur's off-season has taken a strange twist as he's hired agent Pat Brisson and is ready to test free agent waters.
Hartnett: Retirement Not On Brodeur's Mind, Fire Still Burning StrongMartin Brodeur isn't entertaining thoughts of retirement or representing any team but the Devils, whom he hopes to lead back to the Stanley Cup Finals.
Hartnett: Unheralded Devils' Veteran Salvador Finally Getting His DueBryce Salvador has taken his game to new heights, allowing the Devils to continue their Stanley Cup Final fight back against the Kings.
Hartnett: Exorcising The Devils Proving To Be A Difficult TaskThe Devils have gone from the brink of being swept in four games to seizing the momentum due to their self-belief and even-keeled approach.
Hartnett: Underdog Devils Fighting Back Off The RopesThe underdog Devils showed the fight needed to avoid a Stanley Cup sweep and unexpectedly brought the series back to Prudential Center for Game 5.
Hartnett: Devils Have Run Into Kings' BuzzsawSome have pointed to a lack of effort as reason for the Devils' impending demise, a theory I'm not buying.
DeBoer Putting Broken Devils Back TogetherPeter DeBoer believes the Devils will be ready to put in a better performance in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Finals.
Jets' Head Coach Rex Ryan Putting His Support Behind DevilsRex Ryan and his family sported Devils jerseys at the Stanley Cup Finals. They weren't able to bring the Devils luck as they were defeated in Game 1.
Hartnett: Quick's Challenge — To Overcome Devils' Old Master BrodeurColorful play-by-play voice Doc Emrick said it best Wednesday night: "The goaltenders have been sparkling."
Hartnett: The Devils' 'No-Name Defense' Deserves Your RespectThe Devils' defensemen aren't exactly household names but are finally getting credit for the job they've done to push New Jersey to the Stanley Cup Finals.
Hartnett: Admiration Between Stanley Cup Rivals, Devils And KingsThe Los Angeles Kings have plenty of respect for the New Jersey Devils, as the two Stanley Cup Finalists share many qualities.
Brodeur's Last Hurrah?The 2012 Stanley Cup Finals might be the final hurrah in Martin Brodeur's glorious career.