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Bryce Salvador retires after 14 seasons

After 14 seasons, former Devils defenseman Bryce Salvador announced his retirement. A key member of the 2011-12 Devils that lost to the Kings in the Stanley Cup Finals, Salvador came over from the Blues on February 26, 2008 in a … Continue reading

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Devils’ long season finally comes to melancholy end

I really didn’t want to waste my time on yet another blog for this sorry 2014-15 Devils season – particularly after Tuesday’s home finale fiasco – but with the official close of the team’s campaign this evening in Florida I … Continue reading

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Devils rebound by the margin of a shoulder against Isles

Playing an Islanders team sitting in last place in the Metro division with 29 points (second worst in the NHL, only above the Sabres with 24 points in the new Atlantic), you would figure last night’s primetime showdown on Long … Continue reading

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Devils’ D leads the way offensively in wild comeback

Not too long ago, the Devils were hard-pressed to get sixteen goals from their defense in a season, much less the first half of a season the way they have so far this year.  It would take us a month … Continue reading

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Thawing out

After being snowed in figuratively (with losses in their previous two games) and literally on Saturday with the second of three major storms in the area so far, the Devils and the weather both finally seem to be warming up … Continue reading

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Jekyll-and-hyde Devils snow in Tampa Bay

Our last three games have basically epitomized the Devils’ entire season…blowing a multi-goal lead in horrendous fashion at Columbus, no-showing in the first period in Pittsburgh on Friday night before rallying in the final two but in typical Devil fashion … Continue reading

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Another flat night at the Rock

Dreary weather outside (dark, rainy and cool) proved a fitting metaphor for tonight’s no-show at the Rock by the Devils.  Granted, I can’t kill the team from the perspective that tonight was their 10th game in 17 nights with a … Continue reading

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Devils burn the Sabres in OT with Bernier’s goal

After a reprieve of sorts in Carolina on Friday with a rare four-goal outburst in the third period of a 5-2 win over the Canes, tonight’s ugly yet gritty effort against the Sabres was more the norm for the Devils … Continue reading

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Devils play like turkeys last night

If Devils goalie Cory Schnieder feels like he’s Bill Murray in Groundhog Day so do Devil fans watching this team.  Because we’ve seen games like last night over and over again.  Bad/unneccesary coaching decisions, costly mistakes, intermittent passion and an … Continue reading

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Lost night

Tonight’s home game against a non-playoff team like Winnipeg isn’t one of the games you should be worried about if you’re a playoff aspirant.  Unfortunately the Devils had two things going against them…number one, the fact this game was just … Continue reading

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