Tag Archives: John Hynes

Lack of discipline and confusing lineup costly in another loss that sends fans to the exits

When you’re a good team, you find ways to win. When you’re bad, you find ways to lose. For the Rangers, they did it to themselves again in last night’s 3-2 loss to the Devils at a restless MSG. They’re … Continue reading

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Hynes, Kinkaid lead Devils to comeback win at MSG

Many times in hockey all of us (fans) will complain about coaching decisions and perhaps at times give coaches too much credit/blame on such things as – who plays, who sits, who’s on what line, does the system fit the … Continue reading

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Devils win entertaining home opener marred by injuries

In an unusual Saturday afternoon season-opener, the Devils entertained the fans in the present and showed plenty of promise for the future in a wild 4-1 win over the Avalanche where Cory Schneider returned to pre 2016-17 form with a … Continue reading

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Devils hit new low with winless streak

Every time you think things can’t possibly get worse for the Devils they find a new low, such as their current ten-game winless streak which has crested in back-to-back regulation losses to the worst teams in the NHL at Colorado … Continue reading

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Devils give away season in Brooklyn

Before this weekend I thought if the Devils lost both games in this home-and-home to the Brooklyn Isles their season would effectively be over, but after last night’s OOT results (including road wins for the Sabres at St. Louis and … Continue reading

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Devils ‘bye week’ ill-timed

Sooner or later you may have noticed a new addition to the NHL schedule this season, the oddly named concept of the bye week – a five-day break each team gets at some point during the season where teams can’t practice … Continue reading

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Devils crash-land into All-Star break

Remember the days when the Devils couldn’t lose at home and couldn’t win on the road?  These days it’s just the inverse, now that the Devils don’t win at home and haven’t lost in regulation on the road since December.  Problem … Continue reading

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Devils get shafted on boarding call

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Devils come to life with successful (!) road trip

Before the Devils’ recent four-game trip to Edmonton, Calgary, Vancouver and Minnesota, winger Taylor Hall referred to it as ‘make or break’.  Such an assertion seemed laughable to this fan and blogger with the Devils’ season already having gone up … Continue reading

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Assorted holiday thoughts

Even as I start this blog I’m still conflicted over what I want to write one day before Christmas.  I should be delivering some message full of hope and happiness or at least attempt one of laughter, the holiday season … Continue reading

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