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”

Devils: Disappointment Reigns, But New Jersey’s Looking Ahead

Objectively, it’s hard to argue that this was a good season for the New Jersey Devils. The club is out of playoff contention, trailing the Columbus Blue Jackets by 21 points as of press time and sitting at the bottom of the Metropolitan Division. They’re currently third from the floor in the Eastern Conference, withContinue reading “Devils: Disappointment Reigns, But New Jersey’s Looking Ahead”

2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Devils Prepare for Tampa Bay’s Lightning Offence

The first round of the playoffs is here, and the Tampa Bay Lightning are up against the New Jersey Devils. If you’re a fan of the horned ones, that’s probably not good news. Let’s be honest: few people saw New Jersey as a post-season team when the season got underway. These Devils were supposed toContinue reading “2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Devils Prepare for Tampa Bay’s Lightning Offence”

Devils: New Jersey (Finally) Clinches Playoff Berth

The New Jersey Devils are back in the post-season for the first time since 2011-2012. They secured the berth by knocking off the Toronto Maple Leafs by a final score of 2-1 on Thursday night. New Jersey improved to 10-2-1 in their past 13 games and have moved from being the worst team in theContinue reading “Devils: New Jersey (Finally) Clinches Playoff Berth”