Rangers win eighth straight

Dec 28, 2014

Rangers win eighth straight

After a three-day break, the New York Rangers kept on winning, while the New Jersey Devils remained on the skids even with a brand new coaching staff behind the bench. Derek Stepan led the way for the surging Rangers, who were powered to their ...

Devils fire coach DeBoer

Dec 27, 2014

Devils fire coach DeBoer

Pete DeBoer, who coached the New Jersey Devils to the Stanley Cup finals in his first season in 2011-12, was fired Friday, with his aging and diminished team in danger of missing the playoffs for a third straight season. Devils president and general manager ...

Hawks extend winning run

Dec 10, 2014

Hawks extend winning run

New Jersey Devils rookie Keith Kinkaid has never been a fan of the shootout, and that was long before he faced Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane in his first NHL start. Toews and Kane scored on the Blackhawks’ first two chances, and Chicago rallied ...

Pens muscle past Devils

Dec 3, 2014

Pens muscle past Devils

Robert Bortuzzo’s main responsibility is to protect Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin. The towering Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman is unapologetic in his aggressive approach, figuring if he does his job, then his team’s stars can do theirs. One board-rattling second-period collision with New Jersey’s Jaromir ...

Cammalleri lifts Devils past Caps

Nov 15, 2014

Cammalleri lifts Devils past Caps

Mike Cammalleri easily drove a one-timer from the right circle inside the far post with 10:22 remaining, giving the New Jersey Devils a 1-0 win over the Washington Capitals. Cammalleri’s seventh goal of the season stood up because of 30 saves from Corey Schneider, ...

Bruins win on Griffith's gem

Nov 11, 2014

Bruins win on Griffith's gem

Bruins coach Claude Julien liked the way Seth Griffith blocked a shot in the Boston end to start the play. Forward Patrice Bergeron complimented him on the “sick” way he ended it, with a shot that went double 5-hole: Backward between Griffith’s own legs, ...

Pens rally to crush Devils

Oct 29, 2014

Pens rally to crush Devils

A jolt from the league’s top-ranked power-play gave the Pittsburgh Penguins all they needed to overcome a slow start against the New Jersey Devils. Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby fueled a four-goal second-period outburst as the Penguins went on to score seven straight during ...

Devils win in Brodeur's likely final appearance

Apr 14, 2014

Devils win in Brodeur's likely final appearance

Standing on the podium after what might have been his final game of his record-setting, 20-year career with the New Jersey Devils, Martin Brodeur’s eyes welled with tears when he was asked to explain his emotions. Just 15 minutes earlier, after a season-ending 3-2 ...

Streaking Bruins beat Devils for 10th straight victory

Mar 19, 2014

Streaking Bruins beat Devils for 10th straight victory

The Boston Bruins are not only threatening to run away with the Eastern Conference, they are challenging St. Louis for the NHL’s best regular-season record. The Bruins rolled to their 10th straight victory Tuesday night, getting goals from Brad Marchand and Jarome Iginla in ...

Jagr reaches top 10 in career assists

Jan 25, 2014

Jagr reaches top 10 in career assists

Jaromir Jagr has hit so many NHL milestones this season for the New Jersey Devils that he is starting to downplay them. Jagr tied another one on Friday, setting up two goals to match former teammate Mario Lemieux for 10th on the NHL’s career ...

Devils strike early in rout

Jan 22, 2014

Devils strike early in rout

The snow was falling steadily outside, the crowd inside the Prudential Center was small and the offensively challenged New Jersey Devils were hosting the high-flying St. Louis Blues. The Devils rewarded the several thousand fans who braved the storm with a stunning 7-1 rout. ...