5:29 PM EST, Tue February 18, 2020
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New Jersey Devils Prospect Update: 2/18/20

New Jersey Devils Prospect Update: 2/18/20

Nolan Foote is the newest Devils prospect and instantly becomes on of their top ones. I look forward to seeing him in the red and black in the future. | Photo by Mark LoMoglio/Icon Sportswire via This week’s action was highlighted by the Devils acquiring a high-end prospect in Nolan Foote, news about Graeme Clarke’s return to the ice, and the strong play of Cole Brady in goal. The 20th week of the 2019-20 New Jersey Devils prospect update saw the Devils trade for a high skilled, intriguing prospect in Nolan Foote, news come out that Graeme Clarke is nearing a return after missing...
7 hours ago
Two Reasons to Care: A Pre-Preview of New Jersey Devils vs. San Jose Sharks

Two Reasons to Care: A Pre-Preview of New Jersey Devils vs. San Jose Sharks

Thursday could be one of the last games that Simmonds is a Devil. | Photo by Bruce Bennett/ On Thursday, the New Jersey Devils will host the San Jose Sharks. This pre-preview post, providing two reasons for fans to care and attend this game as well as offering an affiliate link to Stubhub for fans to buy tickets for this game. One of the main benefits in an attending a sporting event is the possibility of seeing something exceptional. Maybe it is an excellent play that leads to a goal. Maybe it is an impressive save. Maybe it is a sick move for a score in the shootout. Maybe it is...
9 hours ago
Game Preview #59: New Jersey Devils at St. Louis Blues

Game Preview #59: New Jersey Devils at St. Louis Blues

Vincent Carchietta-USA TODAY Sports The Devils had a day off after their win versus Columbus. Tonight, they take on the team that came back from last place to win the Stanley Cup last year. The Matchup: New Jersey Devils at the St. Louis Blues The Time: 8:00 PM The Broadcast: TV - MSG+ Post-Greene/Coleman World: The New Jersey Devils will have to play the rest of the season without their best even strength goal scorer and budding power play option in Blake Coleman and possibly their best two penalty killers in him and Andy Greene. This will be the first game where the team has actually...
22 hours ago
BDevils Tighten Playoff Picture With 5-2 Win in Toronto

BDevils Tighten Playoff Picture With 5-2 Win in Toronto

Photo by Kevin Sousa/NHLI via Binghamton Devils find themselves just three points back from a post-season berth as they defeated the Toronto Marlies on Monday afternoon TORONTO, ONT, CAN - Marian Studenic and Jesper Boqvist each had a goal and an assist while Cory Schneider stopped 31 shots, 17 in the third period alone, as the surging Binghamton Devils defeated the Toronto Marlies 5-2 on Monday afternoon. The race for the final playoff spot just got tighter, as the Devils are just three points out against the team they played today with the Marlies a game on hand. For Binghamton...
Feb 17, 2020
A 2020 NHL Trade Deadline Primer for the New Jersey Devils

A 2020 NHL Trade Deadline Primer for the New Jersey Devils

Get well soon, Sami. There may be other teams also wishing you well with your ankle injury. | Photo by Jim McIsaac/ The 2020 NHL Trade Deadline is on February 24, 2020, which is now a week away. Get ready for this year’s trade deadline with this primer about the New Jersey Devils’ current situation, who they could move, what they need, and what could happen by 3 PM next Monday. The 2020 NHL Trade Deadline is just one week from this day. By 3:00 PM ET, all trades must be submitted to the league’s offices. After then, the 23-man active roster limit will be raised, teams are limited...
Feb 17, 2020
DitD & Open Post - 2/17/20: Goodbye, Fellas Edition

DitD & Open Post - 2/17/20: Goodbye, Fellas Edition

Photo by Elsa/ New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 2/17/20 Sunday was a … newsy day. So let’s talk! Here are your links for today: Devils Links This one hurts: The Devils trade Blake Coleman to the Lightning. TRADE ALERT: The #NJDevils have acquired Nolan Foote and a first-round pick from Tampa Bay, in exchange for Blake Coleman.https://t.co/SjslAGr1Bg— New Jersey Devils (@NJDevils) February 17, 2020 The Devils do get a stud prospect in Nolan Foote. A few thoughts on Foote from Raw Charge, SB Nation’s Lightning site, from this summer: [Raw Charge] And this one...
Feb 16, 2020
Blackwood Excelled as New Jersey Devils Beat Columbus Blue Jackets for the First Time Since 2017

Blackwood Excelled as New Jersey Devils Beat Columbus Blue Jackets for the First Time Since 2017

The main reason why tonight was a victory for the Devils: MacKenzie Blackwood | Photo by Elsa/ On a night where the New Jersey Devils traded their captain Andy Greene and one of their top scorers in Blake Coleman, Mackenzie Blackwood excelled with 52 saves as the Devils survived the Columbus Blue Jackets onslaught to win 4-3 through a shootout. This is a recap of the team’s first win over Columbus since December 2017. Finally. The New Jersey Devils finally beat the Columbus Blue Jackets. It took a monumental performance from MacKenzie Blackwood, a comeback started by the fourth line,...
Feb 16, 2020
Rebuild 2.0 Officially Begun: Devils Trade Blake Coleman to Tampa for Nolan Foote, and Vancouver’s 1st Rounder

Rebuild 2.0 Officially Begun: Devils Trade Blake Coleman to Tampa for Nolan Foote, and Vancouver’s 1st Rounder

Photo by Elsa/ Devils have traded fan favorite and leading goal scorer to the Lightning for a top prospect and a 1st round pick. What are we losing, what are we gaining, and what does this mean for the rebuild? The Devils have traded Blake Coleman to the Tampa Bay Lighting for their 2019 1st rounder, Nolan Foote and Vancouver’s 1st rounder that Tampa has acquired in the J.T. Miller trade. This post will serve as a summary of the 3 different components involved and a commentary on what the larger implications of the move will be. What Are The Devils Losing Blake Coleman is #2 on the...
Feb 16, 2020
Gamethread #58: New Jersey Devils vs. Columbus Blue Jackets

Gamethread #58: New Jersey Devils vs. Columbus Blue Jackets

Greene! Nyquist! Tonight! | Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via The New Jersey Devils will host the Columbus Blue Jackets, a team they have not beaten in their last nine tries. Will the tenth time be the charm? Who knows. Discuss what happens in this game anyway in this post, a Gamethread. Tonight, Our Favorite Team will try to avoid a tenth straight loss to tonight’s opponent. At least there will be a bobblehead given away? The Matchup: The New Jersey Devils vs. the Columbus Blue Jackets (SBN Blog: The Cannon) The Time: 6:00 PM ET The Broadcasts: TV - MSG+, FS-O; Digital Audio - The...
Feb 16, 2020
New Jersey Devils Trade Captain Andy Greene to the New York Islanders for David Quenneville and a 2021 2nd Round Pick

New Jersey Devils Trade Captain Andy Greene to the New York Islanders for David Quenneville and a 2021 2nd Round Pick

Andy Greene’s time with the Devils has come to an end after serving as the team’s captain for nearly 5 full seasons and 923 regular season and 50 playoff games for the team. Thank you Andy! | Photo by Andy Marlin/NHLI via This afternoon, the Devils announced that they have traded their captain Andy Greene to the Islanders for defenseman David Quenneville and a 2021 2nd Round Pick. This post will be a brief overview and reaction to the trade. The Andy Greene era in New Jersey has come to an end. At 3:53 PM ET the New Jersey Devils announced that they have traded their longtime...
Feb 16, 2020
Game Preview #58: New Jersey Devils vs Columbus Blue Jackets

Game Preview #58: New Jersey Devils vs Columbus Blue Jackets

Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via The Devils look to bounce back from a rough outing against a team that has lost four straight. The Matchup: The New Jersey Devils (21-26-10) versus the Columbus Blue Jackets (30-18-11) The Time: 6:00 PM ET The Broadcast: TV - MSG+ Abysmal: The Devils allowed five goals on 31 shots to Carolina last game. Louis Domingue now has five games this season where he has given up five or more goals. He has played 15 games this season. I understand that the Devils are a bad team that give up a lot of opportunities, but Domingue has been bad this season. Interesting...
Feb 16, 2020
Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 2/16/2020 - 2/22/2020

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 2/16/2020 - 2/22/2020

The Washington Capitals remain on top after Valentine’s Day and a week ahead of the trade deadline. | Photo by Michael Martin/NHLI via In the twentieth weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot of the 2019-20 season, the Washington Capitals remain on top; the Islanders jumped past a stumbling Columbus team; the Rangers got hot; and the New Jersey Devils returned to losing the week. See how each team did last week and what is coming up in this week in this post. This week is the last full week in the season before the 2020 NHL Trade Deadline. Teams have until 3 PM ET on Monday, February...
Feb 16, 2020
Jesper Boqvist Leads Binghamton Devils to 4-2 Win in Hershey

Jesper Boqvist Leads Binghamton Devils to 4-2 Win in Hershey

Photo by Bruce Bennett/ In what has been a notoriously hostile environment, the boys pulled it off in the home-on-home weekend series after they came from behind in Friday night’s 4-3 win in OT Hershey, PA - It has been a long, eight years since the last time a team from the NJDevils’ Organization would put together a victory in Chocolate Town, but it finally happened on Saturday as the Binghamton Devils pulled out a rare 4-2 win and swept the weekend series over the Hershey Bears. Jesper Boqvist continues to show signs of confidence while Gilles Senn recorded his 12th win in his...
Feb 15, 2020
Carolina and New Jersey - Different Trajectories

Carolina and New Jersey - Different Trajectories

Photo by Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via Last night, a struggling New Jersey Devils team took on a Carolina team that has recently been struggling, but as an organization, has been moving up in the world. At one time, the two were in similar positions. Can the Devils look at the Canes as a model to get out of the basement? When I write about the New Jersey Devils in comparison to a specific team, I usually do so when they are playing later on the same day I post this. However, I wanted to write about the Devils and Carolina, although they played last night, so bear with me even though the...
Feb 14, 2020
New Jersey Devils Suffered Decisive 2-5 Loss to Carolina Hurricanes

New Jersey Devils Suffered Decisive 2-5 Loss to Carolina Hurricanes

Look at the defense! | Photo by Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via There was not a lot of love to share for the New Jersey Devils’ performance in a 2-5 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes on Valentine’s Day. This recap goes into what was a mostly dismal game by New Jersey aside from the fourth line. Last night, the New Jersey Devils played poorly against the worst team in hockey for the better part of two periods but surged to a win on the back of four goals scored in four minutes. Tonight, the Devils visited an opponent who is talented, well-coached, and has realistic (and expected) playoff...