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Devils Hand Out End-of-Season Awards

Jaromir Jagr (left)
Photo Credit: Ed Mulholland

The New Jersey Devils gathered and voted to choose winners for their in-house team awards. It came as no surprise to me who took home the Devils’ own MVP award. Jaromir Jagr was voted team MVP by his Devils teammates for the wonderful season that the 42-year-old had. All he did was supply 24 goals and 43 assists for a total of 67 points to a team More...

by Sam Mines | Published 3 days ago

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By Sam Mines On Thursday, April 17th, 2014

Devils Hockey: The End of an Era in New Jersey?

The New Jersey Devils season ended last Sunday when they beat the Boston Bruins at the Prudential Center, but what happened after the game may haunt Devils fans more than finishing out of the playoffs. When Sunday’s More...

For the Islanders to become a championship contender, Evgeni Nabokov, needs to be replaced. (Getty Images)
By Alex Kuhlke On Monday, April 14th, 2014

Looking Ahead to Isles Offseason Moves: Goaltending

Welp, it’s over – the 2013-14 NHL season has come to a close for the New York Islanders. Aside from crying and beginning a countdown until October, us Islanders fans will be on high alert as we follow all More...

Martin Brodeur
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By Sam Mines On Sunday, April 13th, 2014

The 13th Time is Not a Charm, Brodeur and Devils Fall in Another Shootout

After the Devils failed to win against the Calgary Flames on Monday, it was only a question of time before their playoff hopes fizzled. When Columbus beat Phoenix and Dallas in back-to-back games on Tuesday and More...

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By Sam Mines On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Devils Fall to Flames; Playoffs in Jeopardy

(Andrew Mills/The Star-Ledger) Sometimes the luck is there for the New Jersey Devils and sometimes it just isn’t. The Calgary Flames, who currently sit in the 13th position in the Western Conference, came to More...

Matt Calkner has shown he is not afraid to get physical. (Kathy Willens / AP)
By Alex Kuhlke On Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

A Lighter Approach to the Remainder of the New York Islanders’ Season

With the New York Islanders’ season coming to an end, it’s hard to find much to look forward to during the final four games – could it be the battle with Calgary for 26th place? Or the fact that we can More...

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By Sam Mines On Saturday, April 5th, 2014

Best Effort of the Year Keeps Devils Hopes Alive

(Tony Kurdzuk/The Star-Ledger) The Devils’ season lay on the line Friday night. A loss to the Capitals at the Prudential Center meant New Jersey’s playoff hopes may have been as good as gone. However, the Devils More...

Josh Bailey
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By Alex Kuhlke On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014

Josh Bailey: A True Personification of the New York Islanders

It seems as though, for countless years past, that the New York Islanders have been a true example of an NHL franchise that always gets the short end of the stick, and this season, of course, is no exception. After More...

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By Sam Mines On Tuesday, April 1st, 2014

Devils Win a Wild One; Keeping Playoff Hopes Alive

(Bill Kostroun/AP) Things got interesting in Newark on Monday night between the New Jersey Devils and the Florida Panthers. The two lowest goal-scoring teams in the Eastern Conference combined for nine goals. More...

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By Sam Mines On Friday, March 28th, 2014
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Devils Gain a Point Despite Shootout Loss

(Saed Hindash/The Star-Ledger) Bittersweet Symphony dully played over the loud speakers as the Devils dejectedly vacated the ice Thursday night after falling to the Phoenix Coyotes 3-2. The Devils still haven’t More...