Simmonds Traded to Buffalo

Wayne Simmonds, the Devils winger and pending unrestricted free agent, doesn't score goals like he used to, but that doesn't mean he won't be a valuable add for a playoff contender. But prior to Monday's dea...

Rangers Extend Kreider

The trade deadline got off to an oddly busy morning seeing the likes of Jean-Gabriel Pageau and Vincent Trocheck moved, among others. But the day's big fish with an expiring contract, Chris Kreider won't headli...

NHL Trade Deadline Preview

By 3 p.m. EST Monday, players will know which of the 31 NHL teams logo will appear on their checks. Equally, we figure to have some idea of how the contenders and playoff hopefuls stack up for what's ahead and ...

Ovechkin Reaches 700

NEWARK--After sitting on 698 goals for five games, it seemed unlikely that Alex Ovechkin, coming off a game in which he put home his 699th, would go that long for the milestone of goal number 700. That notio...

Opportunity Knocks for Devils and Sharks

NEWARK--No, this isn't early September nor is it training camp. But for the Devils and Sharks, Thursday's contest offers opportunity--maybe even an audition. In what is a formality of the schedule, the featured...

Coleman Deal a Reminder of Failed Season

It was his goal on opening night that was going to set the tone on this 2019-20 campaign. The one of build-up and promise. The one where the Devils, who had seen one playoff appearance in seven years, finally a...

The Tom Fitzgerald Audition

NEWARK—Tom Fitzgerald might have the ‘Interim’ tag on his General Manager title, but there’s no reason to think he will have any restrictions as the Feb. 24 deadline nears when it comes to deciding what’s best ...

Panthers Blue “Line” Cashes In

NEWARK--Eight. That's the number of defensemen the Panthers dressed Tuesday in New Jersey. It's a rare sighting due in part to the obvious implication: it's at the expense of two forwards. Alternatively, meet t...

Recounting the 2012 Final

A tale you may have forgotten from the prior decade: That time the L.A. Kings and New Jersey Devils found themselves in the Stanley Cup Final. It was the 2011-12 season. Steven Stamkos scored a league-leadin...

Wild Keep Breathing Down Jets Neck After OT Win

It was an early January meeting between the Jets and Wild in St. Paul. Of course, this wasn't the Winter Classic--just a few days shy of being played on the day of the NHL's signature event to ring in the New Y...