Tag Archives: Travis Zajac

Devils trade for Mirco Mueller

After a quiet offseason I was looking forward to the expansion draft leadup.  I admit I was as guilty as anyone of thinking the Devils would be able to get something big done this week before the draft.  I underestimated … Continue reading

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Devils’ season mercifully ends with a thud

Perhaps the only good thing about the 2016-17 Devils season is that it’s over, or will be in another hour or so when the last game at Joe Louis Arena concludes, probably with a Red Wing shutout win over our … 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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Zibanejad beats Schneider, Devils in overtime

For nearly two periods, the latest game between Hudson rivals was boring. It needed something. The Rangers were leading by two and had dominated the Devils in the second period. They threw everything but the kitchen sink at Cory Schneider, … Continue reading

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Rangers at Devils

The third installment of the Battle of Hudson takes place in Newark at 5 PM. Kind of an odd start time due to the annoying outdoor game being played between the Flyers and Penguins. How many more times do the … Continue reading

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Rangers humiliate Devils 5-0 behind another Raanta shutout

New Post: The first Battle of Hudson was a mismatch with the Rangers dominating the Devils. #NYR #Devils Continue reading

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Problems in the swamp

In what’s been a mostly lost month for the Devils, these last two games have been the nadir (so far anyway) of their season.  A team that mostly gave effort last year has turned in back-to-back noncompetitive efforts with no … Continue reading

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Devils recap: Crisis averted (for now)

Several hours ago I was sharpening the knives for the rip job I knew I was going to post after the Devils were behind 4-1 in Nashville for what would have been their twelfth loss in fifteen road games this … Continue reading

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Turkey week recap: Where’s the D?

If you’ve watched the Devils the last number of years, you wouldn’t recognize the team that took the ice this week.  Historically tight defensively with problems offensively, and usually very crisp in playing their system – this week the Devils … Continue reading

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Devils Week 3 recap: More good home cooking

With a road-heavy schedule in November and early December, it was imperative for the Devils to take full advantage of this four-game homestand.  Despite tough opposition and tight games the Devils did just that this week, following up a 2-1 … Continue reading

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