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New Jersey Devils Prospect Update: 1/15/19

Week 14 of the 2018-19 prospect update saw Aarne Talvitie’s season come to an end, Jeremy Groleau and Mitchell Hoelscher put up strong week’s in North American juniors, while Eetu Pakkila continued his strong season in Finnish junior play with more points. The 14th week of the 2018-19 prospect update is here. It’s highlighted by Aarne Talvitie’s season coming to an end after learning that the knee injury he suffered in the WJC will require surgery. Also, Jeremy Groleau and Mitchell Hoelscher proved while they are key players for their respective teams, the top defense prospects such...

Ottawa Sun

Craig Anderson making progress in recovery from concussion

Craig Anderson has taken steps in the right direction. But he won’t be back from the concussion he suffered Dec. 21 against the New Jersey Devils in time to face the Colorado Avalanche Wednesday at the Canadian Tire Centre or even dress as the backup. Though Anderson was on the ice for the first 15 […]

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Is the 2018-19 New Jersey Devils Season Already Lost?

Looking at how the 2018-19 campaign has progressed for the New Jersey Devils, it may already be too late to make the playoffs. This post looks at potential options for how to go through the remainder of the season. Now 44 games into the 2018-19 season, our New Jersey Devils have so far collected only 41 points, which at just a simple glance certainly isn’t good enough for a playoff team. The team has been hurt by a variety of factors this season, mainly poor goaltending, poor defense, injuries and an inconsistent power play. Some of these issues are improving: the situation in net is...

Second City Hockey

Sliding Blackhawks face off against Devils

Chicago went 0-2 against New Jersey last season. The Blackhawks hit the road to New Jersey to battle the Devils on Monday night at the Prudential Center. It’s the first of two meetings this season between the two teams. They’ll meet again Feb. 14 in Chicago. New Jersey swept the series last season. The Devils come into the game on bit of a rough patch. They have gone 2-4-0 in their last six games. Last season’s MVP, Taylor Hall, has been out of commission with a lower-body injury since Dec. 23. He was placed on the injured reserve Jan. 1, and still has not resumed skating. In...

New York Daily News

Zion Williamson's injury likely a scary sight for Knicks fans

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — It was a scary sight for the basketball community, Knicks fans surely included. Duke freshman Zion Williamson suffered double vision Saturday after being poked in the left eye during the No. 1 Blue Devils’ 80-78 win over No. 13 Florida State. Williamson did not play during the...

Minneapolis Star-Tribune

Blackwood returns to lineup and leads Devils over Flyers

Rookie Mackenzie Blackwood returned to the lineup after missing three games with an injury and made 32 saves in leading the New Jersey Devils to a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday.


Blackwood returns to lineup to backstop Devils past Flyers

Rookie Mackenzie Blackwood returned to the lineup after missing three games with an injury and made 32 saves in leading the New Jersey Devils to a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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Evan Cormier Once Again Keeps BDevils Rolling in 2-1 Victory Over Phantoms

Cormier is making a name of himself that has raised some eyebrows with his steady play between the pipes as the BDevils ride the wave to their third straight win Goaltender Evan Cormier continues his Cinderella story and this is no exception. With a line-up that has seen its share of shortages slightly over the half-way mark, this is playing out to be one of those fairy stories we all love to follow. After left forgotten from the NJ Devils’ fourth-round pick in 2016, NJ made a move with the injury bug that has hit hard within the organization and signed Cormier to an ATO on Dec 29th. He...

Editor In Leaf

Toronto Maple Leafs: Game Day Headlines vs Devils

The Toronto Maple Leafs will be in New Jersey tonight for a Thursday evening bout with the Devils. Of course, considering how it’s the Leafs we’re talking about, there have been a whole host of moves made prior to the 7 PM puck drop. From call-ups to demotions to returns from injury, let’s get you […] Toronto Maple Leafs: Game Day Headlines vs Devils - Editor In Leaf - Editor In Leaf - A Toronto Maple Leafs Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Pension Plan Puppets

Game preview: Toronto Maple Leafs at New Jersey Devils

The Maple Leafs had three days to shake off the Nashville game, now do it right. Toronto Maple Leafs at New Jersey Devils 7:00PM Prudential Centre, Newark, New Jersey Broadcast/Streaming: TSN4, NHL Live, TSN GO, TSN1050 Opponent SBNation Site: All About the Jersey The last time the Maple Leafs were in New Jersey they beat the Devils 7-2. Tyler Ennis scored twice, his last goals before his injury, John Tavares passed the 20 goal mark, and Frederik Andersen stopped 27 of 29 shots. Now, three weeks later, the Maple Leafs are without Frederik Andersen and Tyler Ennis. John Tavares is still...

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Bingo Bites: Goalie Shuffles, AHL Fighting & Adirondack Updates from Tracey

Lots of player movements with BDevils’ netminders, fights in the AHL and 2nd quarter grades along with the latest from Tracey Lake involving the Thunder in this edition of the Bites Lots to talk about as we begin with the goaltenders in what has become a hot topic surrounding the Devils’ Organization with the recent slew of activities including Adirondack and the injuries that would soon follow. Revolving Door in Net Within the Organization Between injuries and call-ups, the Binghamton Devils have gone through nine different goaltenders after 40 games this season. Here is where we are...

Last Word on Hockey

Vegas Golden Knights Reilly Smith Placed On Injured Reserve

The Vegas Golden Knights have placed forward Reilly Smith on the Injured reserve, where he is expected to miss at least two games. https://twitter.com/J15Emerson/status/1082819760125952001 Reilly Smith Placed On IR It is unclear how the injury initially occurred, but left during Sunday's game against the New Jersey Devils. Then placed on the IR from day-to-day before Tuesday's puck drop via the NHL Official Media site. There has been no further communication regarding the injury from vegas front office. Smith has scored nine goals and 18 assists for 27 points this season. He's also had a...

Die By The Blade

Preview: Sabres host the struggling Devils

Sabres and Devils meet for the first time this season tonight Game 43 Buffalo Sabres (22-14-6) vs New Jersey Devils (16-18-7) Puck Drop: 7:00 PM | KeyBank Center | Buffalo, NY TV: MSG-B Radio: WGR 550 SB Nation Devils blog: All About The Jersey Know Your Opponent New Jersey Devils Record: (16-18-7) | 39 points Last 10: 5-5-0 Division Ranking: 7th in the Metro Division Conference Ranking: 13th in the Eastern Conference PP: 18th (18.9%) PK: 2nd (85.2%) What to Watch 1. Key Injuries The Sabres may be without two of their best players tonight in Jack Eichel and Sam Reinhart. Well, the Devils...

All About The Jersey

DitD & Open Post - 1/7/19: Vote! Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 1/7/19 Here are your links for today: Devils Links Despite losing Mackenzie Blackwood to injury in the first period Friday night, the Devils hung on to claim a 3-2 shootout victory over the Coyotes. [All About The Jersey] [NorthJersey.com] [NJ.com] Then on Sunday, the Devils blew a 2-0 lead over the Golden Knights and went on to lose 3-2. [All About The Jersey] [NJ.com] The latest on Big Mac: .@ErikaWachter gives the injury update on Mackenzie Blackwood #NJDevils pic.twitter.com/PrOC71KznQ— MSG Networks (@MSGNetworks) January 6,...

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Talking Red Episode #270: The 2019 Episode!

Happy New Year, it’s a new Talking Red! Dave and Mike celebrate 2019 with an episode of everyone’s favorite extremely intermittent Devils podcast! The Devils reached the halfway point of their season on Sunday and to celebrate the resounding success the first half of the Devils’ season was, Dave and Mike decided to record a new episode of Talking Red! It’s been a minute or two since the last episode so there was a lot to cover, including: The arrival of franchise savior, Mackenzie Blackwood. The inevitable injury to franchise savior Mackenzie Blackwood plus the rest of the Devils...

Last Word on Hockey

New Jersey Devils MacKenzie Blackwood Injured

New Jersey Devils goalie MacKenzie Blackwood left Friday’s game against the Arizona Coyotes with a lower-body injury and did not return. The Devils went on to win the game 3-2 in a shootout. The Devils have not announced the extent of Blackwood's injury, however, he did not practice on Saturday and Keith Kinkaid will start against the Vegas Golden Knights on Sunday. Devils Mackenzie Blackwood Injured Blackwood sustained the injury in the first period of Friday’s game after playing less than 16 minutes. Blackwood appeared to be in some discomfort and saw an on-ice trainer early in the...

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Gamethread #41: New Jersey Devils at Vegas Golden Knights

The New Jersey Devils early January road trip continues with a stop in Vegas to meet the Golden Knights. Can the Devils sweep the season series away from a surging Vegas team? Standing at a record of 1-1-0 on the current four game road trip, the New Jersey Devils will attempt to get over .500 in an afternoon contest against the Vegas Golden Knights. While Vegas had a rough start to the year, they’re now right back where they were last year, proving the freshman run wasn’t the fluke many thought it would be. With the injuries mounting for New Jersey (Taylor Hall and Marcus Johansson...

The Hockey Writers

Devils Beat Coyotes in Shootout

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Keith Kinkaid stopped 21 shots and had two saves in a shootout, lifting the New Jersey Devils to a 3-2 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Friday night. Kinkaid, who entered after MacKenzie Blackwood left with a lower-body injury in the f... The post Devils Beat Coyotes in Shootout appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

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Binghamton Devils 2nd Quarter Grades & Evaluations

Club has struggled with a three-game losing streak to end the quarter and is currently in the basement of the North Division The 2nd Quarter hasn’t been all that kind for the Binghamton Devils in the player movement category as a handful of regulars were either called up or was out on injury. G Eddie Lack, G Mackenzie Blackwood, F Eric Tangradi, and F John Quenneville to name a few as the BDevils ended up with a 7-12-0-0 record after the second set of 19 games played and overall are 15-20-3-0. After 38 games, the team is 9-9-1-0 on home ice and have struggled on the road going 6-11-2-0...


Injuries continue to pile up for Coyotes as they prepare to host Devils

The Coyotes placed forward Nick Schmaltz on injured reserve Thursday and dubbed him week-to-week with a lower-body injury.         


Stars captain Jamie Benn to miss first game in almost two years with upper-body injury

Stars captain Jamie Benn will miss Friday night's game against Washington with an upper-body injury suffered Wednesday night against New Jersey.Benn absorbed a hit from Devils forward Miles Wood early in the second period and did not return for the rest of the game. Wood was assessed a five-minute major for interference, but was not levied further discipline from the league's Department of Player Safety because it was not contact to the head nor was it exceptionally predatory.Stars coach Jim Montgomery said Thursday that Benn was not in concussion protocol, and Benn participated in Dallas'...


Stars captain Jamie Benn 'day-to-day' with upper-body injury following hit from Miles Wood

Stars captain Jamie Benn missed practice Thursday afternoon after suffering an upper-body injury during a 5-4 Dallas win over New Jersey on Wednesday night.Devils forward Miles Wood leveled Benn with an open ice hit that drew a five-minute major for interference and detonated a shoving match afterward that resulting in a pair of roughing penalties and one for cross checking. Benn left the game with 17:55 left in the second period and did not return."Jamie is not a player right now and he's day-to-day," Stars coach Jim Montgomery said.Montgomery said Benn is not in concussion protocol and did...

Last Word on Hockey

Dallas Stars Jamie Benn and Julius Honka Day to Day

Dallas Stars defenseman Julius Honka and forward Jamie Benn are both day-to-day with upper body injuries. Here's coach Jim Montgomery on winning in the third, Miro Heiskanen, and updates on Jamie Benn and Julius Honka.https://t.co/DvcQ5yht7e — Mike Heika (@MikeHeika) January 3, 2019 Jamie Benn and Julius Honka both suffer Upper-Body Injuries Benn left the game after taking a late hit from New Jersey Devils forward Miles Wood early in the second period. Benn did score his 17th goal of the season before leaving the game.  Honka left the game as well with an upper-body injury but it is...


Jamie Benn exits Stars-Devils early with upper-body injury after huge hit from Miles Wood

Dallas Stars captain Jamie Benn exited Wednesday night's contest against the New Jersey Devils early after taking a crushing hit from defenseman Miles Wood. The late hit sparked a on-ice scrap between multiple players on both sides.Benn exited up the Stars tunnel after standing by the bench for a few minutes while the officials worked out the ensuing penalties that would be called. "Stars captain Jamie Benn will not return tonight due to an upper body injury," said the Stars in statement sent near the end of the second period.The bad blood between Wood and Benn goes back to October when the...

The Hockey Writers

Devils Entering 2019 on Fire

The New Jersey Devils finished the calendar year the way they wanted. They enter 2019 on a three-game winning streak, led by Mackenzie Blackwood’s stellar goaltending. They’ve also gotten notable contributions from players not named Taylor Hall and Marcus Johansson, both of whom are out with injuries. Can the Devils stay hot early in 2019 […] The post Devils Entering 2019 on Fire appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

Last Word on Hockey

New Jersey Devils Place 2018 MVP Taylor Hall on IR

The New Jersey Devils get some bad news to start the new year as forward Taylor Hall has been placed on IR with a lower-body injury. Hall is eligible to return at any time. https://twitter.com/Sportsnet/status/1080228760350269441 Taylor Hall Injured Hall originally suffered the injury in practice on Dec. 14th and missed four games before returning to action. In his first game back, Hall reaggravated the injury and has not played since Dec. 23rd. Hall may join the team later on during their four-game road trip. He also missed three games earlier in the season with a hand injury. So far...


Devils place Taylor Hall on injured reserve with lower-body injury

The New Jersey Devils have placed forward Taylor Hall on injured reserve, the team announced Tuesday. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

Canes Country

Canes vs Flyers: Game Night Hub

The Flyers are a goal-friendly team. Might they spare us a few? Carolina returns home to take on a Metropolitan opponent in the Philadelphia Flyers as the Canes try to close out 2018 with a victory and avoid the floor of the division table. The biggest news leading up to the game: the Hurricanes placed Phil Di Giuseppe on waivers hours before the matchup. Jordan Staal is still out with a concussion. Jordan Martinook was off the ice during practice, according to Michael Smith, but is projected to be in the lineup. Petr Mrazek (6-8-2, .901 SV) got a break against the Devils, but is back in...

Gotta See It: Scary Taylor Hall knee-on-knee collision

Check this out, as Kurtis MacDermid connects knee-on-knee with New Jersey Devils star Taylor Hall, who tried to shake it off, but eventually left the game due to the injury.

Hall: Been awesome, enjoyed change to New Jersey

Before I got hurt New Jersey Devils forward Taylor Hall talks about recovery from injury and adjusting to the move to New Jersey.