Devils: Is New Jersey Scraping the Bottom of the Barrel?

Yesterday we wondered if the floundering of the Dallas Stars was business as usual. Today, we can’t help but wonder the same thing about the New Jersey Devils. The Garden State’s hockey club of note seemed to get off to a good start this season, leading the Winnipeg Jets 4-0 into the opener with roughlyContinue reading “Devils: Is New Jersey Scraping the Bottom of the Barrel?”

2019-2020 Season Preview: New Jersey Devils

The New Jersey Devils made serious waves this summer, boosting their roster with the acquisitions of P.K. Subban and Wayne Simmonds while also drafting Jack Hughes with their number one draft pick. Will the moves result in a reversal of fortunes for New Jersey, who’ve only made the playoffs once in the past eight seasons?Continue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: New Jersey Devils”

What Went Wrong: New Jersey Devils

The New Jersey Devils went through another heck of a season in 2018-2019 and came out the winners of the Jack Hughes sweepstakes, so that’s something. Right? The Devils finished with a 31-41-10 record, good for 72 points – second from the Eastern Conference basement to the modest Ottawa Senators and their 64 points. NewContinue reading “What Went Wrong: New Jersey Devils”

2019 NHL Entry Draft: First Round Highlights

The first round of the 2019 NHL Entry Draft is in the books and there were some surprises. There was also a heavy presence, as expected, for the USA Hockey National Team Development Program. Eight players were chosen out of that program in the first round. The New Jersey Devils unsurprisingly snagged Jack Hughes withContinue reading “2019 NHL Entry Draft: First Round Highlights”

2019 NHL Entry Draft: Jack Hughes

The 2019 NHL Entry Draft is not that far out, set to go June 21 and 22 in Vancouver. And while everyone’s got their own theories about who will draft which player and which team will make a trade to improve their draft position ahead of the big day, nothing’s set in stone – apartContinue reading “2019 NHL Entry Draft: Jack Hughes”