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Spoiler alert: The Buffalo Sabres will win tonight’s NHL draft lottery with the numbers 11, 5, 6 and 7. Your trusty correspondent knows this because he went to this really cool website that simulates the NHL draft lottery and it told him so. Then he did…Share Tweet
Draft lottery odds: the most likely outcome for your teamthehockeynews.com 24 hours agoIt’s amazing how things will change by Saturday night. Connor McDavid will know which NHL team he will belong to. The McDavid parents will know in which city their son’s adult life will begin to unfold and flourish. Vendors will go crazy preparing McDav…Share TweetNHL.com Apr 12 (6 days ago)The Florida Panthers signed forward Jaromir Jagr to a one-year contract on Sunday. Jagr, who was acquired by the Panthers in a Feb. 26 trade with the New Jersey Devils, had six goals and 18 points in 20 games with the Panthers. Jagr had five go...Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 10The Los Angeles Kings have become just the fifth team in NHL history to win the Stanley Cup and then miss the playoffs the following year. This means nothing to most of their fans. I get it. As a Devils fan, I’ve experienced the humbling humiliation of …Share Tweet
What happened to the modern-era teams that missed the playoffs after winning the Cup?thehockeynews.com Apr 8In 1994-95, the New Jersey Devils took their Eastern Conference final appearance from the year prior to the next step. They defeated the Philadelphia Flyers in six games and then went on to capture the Stanley Cup with a sweep of the Detroit Red Wings. …Share Tweet
Trophies for a losing season? Not in New Jersey – and that’s how it should bethehockeynews.com Apr 8The New Jersey Devils got booed off the ice Tuesday night in their home finale. A big reason for that was they were playing the New York Rangers, whose fans have no problem crossing the river for a good ol’ rivalry game. But if some Devils supporters ha…Share TweetNHL.com Apr 7NEWARK, N.J. - Kevin Hayes and Ryan McDonagh scored 47-seconds apart in the first period and the New York Rangers defeated the New Jersey Devils 4-2 Tuesday night to win the President's Trophy for the best regular-season record for the third tim...Share Tweet
Jagr may play at Worlds, interested in Panthers returnNHL.com Apr 7Jaromir Jagr won't be hanging up his skates for the summer following the Florida Panthers' final two regular-season games against the Boston Bruins and the New Jersey Devils. The 43-year-old forward has decided to join the Czech National Team a...Share Tweet
Derek Stepan scores slick breakaway tally in Rangers’ routthehockeynews.com Apr 4Sometimes the greatest moves are the most subtle ones. That’s the philosophy New York center Derek Stepan employed on a breakaway late in the second period of the Rangers’ 6-1 rout of the New Jersey Devils Saturday night. With time winding down in the p…Share TweetNHL.com Apr 4NEW YORK, N.Y. - New Jersey Devils centre Scott Gomez has been fined $1,478.49 for a major elbowing penalty against Montreal Canadiens defenceman Alexei Emelin. The NHL announced the fine on Saturday, less than 24 hours after Gomez was assess...Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Hamilton signing key for Bruins, Devils looking for offensethehockeynews.com Apr 4This off-season will provide an interesting test for Boston Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli. CSNNE.com’s Joe Haggerty reports Chiarelli already has over $57.5 million tied up in 15 players for 2015-16. Should the salary cap increase to $71 million, it will le…Share TweetNHL.com Apr 4NEWARK, N.J. - Jacob Josefson and Patrik Elias scored in the shootout and the New Jersey Devils snapped a season-high six-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Friday night. Stefan Matteau and Reid Boucher, who ...Share Tweet
Patrik Elias dances Dustin Tokarski for beautiful shootout goalthehockeynews.com Apr 3In Patrik Elias‘ first season in the NHL, the introduction of the shootout to the league was a decade from becoming reality. That doesn’t mean, however, that the 38-year-old couldn’t come up with a few tricks to put up his sleeve. Saturday night’s game,…Share Tweet
Hockey hair wanted: Panthers hosting ‘Mullet Night’ in search of newest Travelling Jagrthehockeynews.com Apr 1When Jaromir Jagr was traded from the New Jersey Devils to the Florida Panthers, the biggest question wasn’t who he would line up alongside or if he had any intention of re-signing in Florida. Rather, people wondered how long it would take for a new Tra…Share Tweet
Jack Johnson's backhand flip in overtime gives Jackets 7th straight win, 3-2 over DevilsNHL.com Mar 31COLUMBUS, Ohio - Jack Johnson's backhander 56 seconds into overtime lifted the Columbus Blue Jackets past the New Jersey Devils 3-2 on Tuesday night, extending their winning streak to seven. It was the Devils' sixth straight loss (0-5-1). New...Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 31Matt Calvert hasn’t exactly earned the benefit of the doubt when it comes to self-diagnosis. The Columbus Blue Jackets forward, who plans on returning to the lineup against the New Jersey Devils, missed 15 games with a concussion and a neck injury. Calv…Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 31Jaromir Jagr is doing what Ponce de León couldn’t do over 500 years ago: Locate the Fountain of Youth in Florida. Seriously, who saw this one coming? Jagr hadn’t scored a point for the New Jersey Devils in the eight games leading up to his trade to the …Share Tweet
Prospect Hot List: Zach Senyshyn running with the big dogsthehockeynews.com Mar 31The Frozen Four tournament may be the most deadly in hockey. It’s not long, but that’s the danger: it’s one-and-done, so even titan teams can get grounded in the first round, as top seed MSU-Mankato found out against RIT. But in the end, we have two tea…Share Tweet
Which save was better: Gibson’s Hasek impression or Holtby’s miraculous reach?thehockeynews.com Mar 30It’s not often two goaltenders are forced to make incredible paddle saves, but Anaheim’s John Gibson and Washington’s Braden Holtby both made stick saves Sunday that will find their way onto end of year countdowns. Holtby’s save, which came earlier in t…Share Tweet
Ducks’ Chris Wagner flips Devils’ Jon Merrill into bench with thunderous checkthehockeynews.com Mar 30The first career highlight for Anaheim Ducks rookie Chris Wagner isn’t a beautiful goal or a crisp tape-to-tape pass for his first NHL point. Rather, the 6-foot, 200-pound Wagner made his way onto the highlight reel with a massive check on New Jersey De…Share Tweet
Why the Penguins should trade Sidney Crosby for the No. 1 pickthehockeynews.com Mar 29Before any Pittsburgh fans go and get their jerseys in a jumble, just pause for a second, take a deep breath and think about it: if the Penguins fail to get back to the Stanley Cup final for the sixth straight season, what else is left for the franchise…Share Tweet
Panthers face must-win games vs. Senators, BruinsNHL.com Mar 29MONTREAL – The Florida Panthers have not played a game in the Stanley Cup Playoffs since losing Game 7 of the first round to the New Jersey Devils in 2012. The game Sunday at the Ottawa Senators (5 p.m. ET; FS-F, RDS, TSN5) will be as close to ...Share Tweet
Bernier Scores Twice In Devils' WinMar 20Steve Bernier scored his 100th career goal in the Devils' 3-1 win over the Sabres.
Devils Blank PenguinsMar 17Cory Schneider had 35 saves in the Devils' 2-0 win over the Penguins.
'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL: Top 3 GoalsMar 10Jim Basquil counts down the top goals of the week from across the NHL.
Wild Rout DevilsMar 10Thomas Vanek scored two goals in the Wild's 6-2 win over the Devils.
NBA - Golden State Warriors' battle with conventional wisdomApr 16The biggest challenge this postseason for the top-seeded Warriors might be what history has taught us is needed in playoff ball, writes J.A. Adande.
5-on-5 - Western Conference playoff previewApr 16Who will win the West? 5-on-5 breaks down each first-round series and picks the conference champions.
ESPN NowApr 15Latvian big man Kristaps Porzingis will declare for the 2015 NBA draft, his agent, Andy Miller, told ESPN's Chad Ford. Porzingis is currently ranked N...
Latvian power forward Kristaps Porzingis to declare for NBA draftApr 15Latvian big man Kristaps Porzingis, who burst onto the NBA draft scene in 2014, will declare for the 2015 NBA draft, his agent, Andy Miller, told ESPN.com.