Ice Chips: Power-Play League? Not So Much

So what about that preseason parade to the box? You remember that, right? When the already unnecessarily long preseason was further extended by newfound emphasis on face-off violations and slashing minors. It r...

Trio of Devils Rookies Making Early Impact

The 2016-17 Devils were anything but a good team. If Newark native Shaquille O'Neal had seen them play he may have even called them "Horriawful." And he wouldn't be wrong either. From a -61 goal differential to...

Is Canada’s Cup Drought Coming to an End?

Not since 1993 has a Canadian-based team won the Stanley Cup, the NHL's most coveted prize. Calgary, Edmonton and Ottawa all tried from 2004 to 2006, going down in order to the American sunbelt of Tampa, Caroli...

Devils Boyle Battling Leukemia

This summer the Devils were quick to sign Brian Boyle to a multi-year contract. For them, it was the intangibles that made him so desirable. His ability to win faceoff's, his presence in the dressing room and w...

Devils Land Prized NCAA Free Agent

A year ago it was the Devils who fell just short of Jimmy Vesey, the prized NCAA free agent forward who opted to sign with the Rangers. And this July it was the Devils who again just missed on Kevin Shattenkirk...

FA’s Opt for Familiarity as Market Opens

While there's still a ways to go, Saturday's start to free agency offered some idea as to how the 31 clubs might look for the 2017-18 season. In a particularly weaker free agency class, NHL general managers ...

Devils Buyout Two Prior to Free Agency

On the day before the start of unrestricted free agency, the Devils got busy giving themselves even more cap space. On Friday, the club announced that it had placed forwards, Mike Cammalleri and Devante Smit...

Devils Ink Kinkaid to Two-Year Extension

Cross backup goaltender off  the list of things the Devils will have to address come July 1 and the start of free agency. The netminder agreed to a two-year, $2.5 million extension, the club announced on Thu...

Coveted Assets in Weak Free Agent Crop

The annual opening of NHL free agency on July 1 has become the busiest day of not just the offseason but the entire year, when it comes to player transactions. It's a day in which Brian Burke has said GM's make...

Hischier Has Every Opportunity to Turn Pro

CHICAGO--Devils GM, Ray Shero says first overall pick Nico Hischier will have every opportunity to make the team out of training camp following his selection as the top pick at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft. Not ...