Monthly Archives: October 2015

Devils trick Isles and treat fans with shootout win

On a Halloween afternoon matinee in front of a disurbingly sparse crowd that mostly contained Devil season ticket holders, their kids and a smattering of Islander fans, the Devils stole a shootout win over the Isles, giving coach John Hynes … Continue reading

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Zuccarello’s 1st career hat trick in Rangers win over Maple Leafs

Mats Zuccarello’s first career hat trick highlighted a Rangers 3-1 win over the Leafs. Continue reading

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Video Review: Gudas hit that injured Stalberg was clean

On Saturday, Rangers forward Viktor Stalberg left the game after sustaining a “head injury” due to the vicious hit above by Flyers defenseman Radko Gudas. Not surprisingly, he missed Sunday’s game against the Flames. Emerson Etem replaced him in the … Continue reading

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At 6-2-2, Rangers have room for improvement

Through the first 10 games, the Rangers are 6-2-2. Following Sunday’s 4-1 home win over the struggling Flames, they have a few days off to prepare for another NHL doormat the Maple Leafs this Friday. With the Islanders winning again … Continue reading

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Devils’ winning streak up to four after 4-3 win in Buffalo

I wasn’t sure we’d see a four-game winning streak all season from this year’s Devils, and certainly not in October when they were still going to be adjusting to everything being new from the system to the coaching staff to personnel … Continue reading

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Stempniak’s late heroics give Devils third straight win

At season’s start, not much was expected of the Devils. They dropped their first four games going 0-3-1 without a blink of the eye. In a rebuilding year with fans sights set on Auston Matthews, the Devils have improved dramatically … Continue reading

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Video Of Day: McDavid scores a beauty

Our Video of Day features Connor McDavid who scored a beauty highlighting last night’s Oilers 3-1 home win over the Red Wings. The 2015 first overall pick took a Benoit Pouliot feed and made Petr Mrazek look bad with a … Continue reading

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Torts Reform: Columbus fires Todd Richards, hire John Tortorella

After losing their seventh game in a row to begin the season, something had to give in Columbus. Following a 4-0 loss to the Islanders at home, talk was rampant that they would replace their coach. The ax fell this … Continue reading

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Improving Devils win second straight & other random thoughts

No, I didn’t get to watch last night’s Devils game either (before I get called out on this, I wasn’t even home from 6-9 so I wasn’t watching anything until then) but rumor has it the Devils actually won their … Continue reading

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Fans’ treatment of waived Glass was sad

Earlier today, the Rangers put forward Tanner Glass on waivers. It was a move expected due to the team boasting more depth. Unlike last season when the 31-year old Glass got into 66 games and participated in all 19 postseason … Continue reading

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