Just A Disaster: Devils Outshoot Leafs 31-12, Lose 10th Straight GameJames Reimer made 31 saves, and Phil Kessel snapped a scoreless tie late in the third period to lift the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 2-0 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Monday night, despite recording only 12 shots.
Hartnett: 'Battle Of New York' Between Rangers And Islanders Will Be EpicSaturday's clash may be the most important regular-season meeting between the Rangers and Islanders in 10 years. And a defeat for either team could come with pitfalls.
Hartnett: Without Kovalchuk, Devils Throwing Away Crucial Points In Playoff ChaseIn the majority of losses during this stretch, the Devils have outworked their opponents. What they're missing is Kovalchuk's magic touch.
Devils Fall Short Against Toronto 2-1, Losing Streak Extended To 6 GamesRookie Leo Komarov and Tyler Bozak scored and the Toronto Maple Leafs extended the reeling New Jersey Devils' losing streak to six games with a 2-1 victory on Saturday night.
With 12 Games To Play, Struggling Devils Aiming To Hold Onto Playoff SpotThe Devils have slipped to seventh in the conference after a four-game losing streak and lead the rival Rangers and Islanders by a mere two points.
Hartnett: Devils Can’t Stand Pat At Trade Deadline, Must Focus On Adding Veteran ScorerWith Ilya Kovalchuk on the mend and stars slumping, it's imperative Devils GM Lou Lamoriello acquires a veteran scorer before the April 3 trade deadline.
Devils Outshoot Sens 34-14, But Lose In Shootout In First Game Without Kovalchuk Mika Zibanejad scored the winner in the shootout to give the Ottawa Senators a 3-2 win over the New Jersey Devils on Monday.
Devils Star Kovalchuk Avoids Shoulder Surgery, Will Miss 2-4 WeeksLou Lamoriello has announced that star scorer Ilya Kovalchuk will miss 2-4 weeks after suffering a right shoulder injury.
Brodeur Stops 17, Devils Skate To 2-1 Win Over FloridaTravis Zajac set up two goals, and the New Jersey Devils rode another solid performance by Martin Brodeur to a 2-1 victory over the Florida Panthers on Saturday night.
Hartnett: Rangers Haven’t Proven Anything Yet; Meeting With Devils Is Season-DefiningShould the Rangers not get the job done at Prudential Center, bigger questions will be asked of their underperforming stars, and the pressure will be tightened on John Tortorella. It’s up to the Blueshirts to bury their demons in New Jersey.
Schwei: Devils Notes And Observations From The Week That WasNew Jersey is just 3-7-2 since Brodeur last played back on February 21st in Washington.
Hartnett: Loktionov Success Just Another Example Of Lamoriello's Mastery As Devils GMThe player who couldn’t find his place in LA and was cast aside by the Kings is turning out to be the Devils’ treasure.
Devils Have An Easy Time With Stumbling And Bumbling FlyersIlya Kovalchuk capped New Jersey's three-goal first period with his NHL-leading fourth short-handed goal, and the Devils beat the mistake-prone Philadelphia Flyers 5-2 on Wednesday night.
Ovechkin Nets Hat Trick In Caps Victory Over Devils, 5-1Alex Ovechkin produced his first hat trick in more than two years Saturday, leading the struggling Washington Capitals to a 5-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils.
Hartnett: Kovalchuk, Devils Setting The Pace In The AtlanticIlya Kovalchuk and the determined Devils have the fortitude needed to win the Atlantic and perhaps make another visit to the Stanley Cup finals.