Devils Hope No. 1 Pick Is Springboard To Eventual GreatnessAfter making the playoffs for 20 of 22 seasons, the Devils have fallen on hard times.
Lichtenstein: Devils Win Big By Bagging Top Draft Pick In LotteryBefore we get too excited, it should be noted that the preliminary evaluations of the top of this draft class have not been overwhelming, comparatively speaking.
New Jersey Devils Win No. 1 Overall Pick In 2017 NHL DraftWinning the lottery presents a big boost for a Devils team that's missed the playoffs for a fifth straight season, and rebuilding under third-year general manager Ray Shero.
Maple Leafs Make Matthews The 7th American To Go No. 1 In NHL DraftOnce the "Go Leafs, Go!" chants subsided after Toronto selected Arizona-born center Auston Matthews with the first pick in the NHL draft, the Finns began their march to the podium.
Devils' New Director Of Scouting Says NHL Draft Loaded With BalanceComing off a fourth straight year missing the playoffs, New Jersey will have nine picks, including the 11th overall, in Friday's draft.
Friedman: Snow Turned Nothing Into Something In A Hurry As Islanders Excelled At NHL DraftThe New York Islanders went into the 2015 NHL draft, which had been touted as incredibly deep, with no picks in the first two rounds. It wasn’t long before that changed in a big way.
Devils Take Goaltender, 2 Forwards, Defenseman In Day 2 Of NHL DraftHours after finishing his first draft with the New Jersey Devils, general manager Ray Shero has already turned his attention toward free agency next week.
Andong Song Becomes 1st Chinese Player Taken In NHL DraftAndong Song was selected by the New York Islanders with the No. 172 pick in the draft on Saturday.