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Canucks invite giant 6-foot-9 goaltender to development camp (P…

Canucks invite giant 6-foot-9 goaltender to development camp (Photos)

yahoo.com Updated Jul 3 (yesterday)
The Vancouver Canucks have a big name on their development camp roster. It’s John McLean – who is of no relation to the former Devils coach/player because his name is spelled differently. He’s a 6-foot-9 goaltender – which is freaking huge!. Game change…
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  • Sheldon Souray, Scott Clemmensen announce retirements

    Sheldon Souray, Scott Clemmensen announce retirements

    thehockeynews.com Jul 2 (3 days ago)
    Lost in the hubbub of the free agent frenzy was the news that both Sheldon Souray and Scott Clemmensen have decided to hang up their respective skates. Souray, 38, was largely forced into retirement due to a wrist injury that has sidelined him for the p…
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  • Sharks land Paul Martin for four years, Larry Robinson reunion

    Sharks land Paul Martin for four years, Larry Robinson reunion

    yahoo.com Jul 1 (4 days ago)
    The San Jose Sharks finally landed their veteran defenseman on Wednesday, and it’s someone with whom Larry Robinson is familiar. Robinson, still a member of the Sharks’ braintrust, worked with Paul Martin when he was a young defenseman in the New Jersey…
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  • Larsson, Gelinas, Helgeson, Matteau given qualifying offers by …

    Larsson, Gelinas, Helgeson, Matteau given qualifying offers by Devils

    NHL.com Jun 29 (5 days ago)
    NEWARK, N.J. - The New Jersey Devils have given qualifying offers to forward Stefan Matteau and defencemen Eric Gelinas, Seth Helgeson and Adam Larsson. The Devils announced the moves on Monday, adding that defenceman Corbin McPherson and goa...
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  • Scott Gomez informed he will not return to Devils

    Scott Gomez informed he will not return to Devils

    yahoo.com NHL.com Jun 28 (7 days ago)
    Scott Gomez's second stint with the New Jersey Devils has appeared to have run its course. On Friday, the 35-year-old center was informed via his agent he would not be returning to the Garden State this upcoming season. The move isn't terribly surprisin…
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  • Devils feel Palmieri a perfect fit for up-tempo style

    Devils feel Palmieri a perfect fit for up-tempo style

    SUNRISE, Fla. -- The New Jersey Devils came into the 2015 NHL Draft looking to acquire a young forward with NHL experience who could fit into the up-tempo style that coach John Hynes wants to play. Kyle Palmieri was the perfect fit. It doesn't ...
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  • Getting To Know: Seth Helgeson

    Getting To Know: Seth Helgeson

    Status: New Jersey Devils defenseman HT: 6-foot-4 WT: 215 pounds DOB: Oct. 8, 1990 In: Faribault, Minn. First Hockey Memory: “My dad bringing me me and my brother to the rinks. Those winters in Minnesota – hockey was the thing to do. We just went out an…
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  • Palmieri traded to Devils by Ducks for picks

    Palmieri traded to Devils by Ducks for picks

    NHL.com Jun 26
    SUNRISE, Fla. -- Forward Kyle Palmieri was traded to the New Jersey Devils by the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday for a second-round pick (No. 41) at the 2015 NHL Draft and a third-round pick in 2016. Palmieri grew up in Montvale, N.J. He had 29 poin...
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  • Ray Shero could push Devils culture change this week

    Ray Shero could push Devils culture change this week

    yahoo.com Jun 25
    Ray Shero and the Devils are one of the more interesting cases during this draft/free agent period where teams try to make moves to improve themselves for next season. He’s new to the Devils. He’s a fresh face to the organization that saw GM Lou Lamorie…
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  • 2015 Draft Preview – New Jersey Devils seek a red-hot sniper

    2015 Draft Preview – New Jersey Devils seek a red-hot sniper

    Major domo Lou Lamoriello, who will still have a major say in all things Devils despite handing GM duties to Ray Shero, has always been a big supporter of the college system, which is no surprise given Lamoriello’s Providence Friars roots. The Devils li…
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  • Team USA summer roster out; look for an experienced world junio…

    Team USA summer roster out; look for an experienced world junior squad

    Team USA was almost shockingly young at the world juniors in 2015, so perhaps it wasn’t surprising that the Americans lost to Russia in the quarterfinal, mainly due to a rash of unnecessary penalties. But the wound of that loss could become vital scar t…
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  • Top 5 NHL stars-turned-coaches

    Top 5 NHL stars-turned-coaches

    Members of the NHL’s coaching community come from a wide variety of backgrounds – some, like Canucks coach Willie Desjardins, have degrees in social work; others, like Dallas’ Lindy Ruff, are hockey lifers with a background as a worker bee NHLer – but, …
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  • Stevens not returning to Devils coaching staff: report

    Stevens not returning to Devils coaching staff: report

    NHL.com Jun 17
    Scott Stevens, who served as a co-coach for part of this season with the New Jersey Devils, will not be back as an assistant under John Hynes in 2015-16, Northjersey.com reported Wednesday. Devils general manager Ray Shero said he doesn't know ...
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  • John Hynes names Ward and Nasreddine as assistant coaches, no w…

    John Hynes names Ward and Nasreddine as assistant coaches, no word on Stevens, Oates

    NHL.com Jun 17
    NEWARK, N.J. - The New Jersey Devils have named Geoff Ward and Alain Nasreddine as assistant coaches for John Hynes. General manager Ray Shero announced the hirings on Wednesday. There was no word on whether Adam Oates, Scott Stevens and Chri...
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  • Devils name Nasreddine, Ward assistant coaches

    Devils name Nasreddine, Ward assistant coaches

    NHL.com Jun 17
    Newark, NJ – The New Jersey Devils today named Geoff Ward and Alain Nasreddine as assistant coaches. They will join Head Coach John Hynes on the team's staff. The announcement was made by Devils' General Manager Ray Shero. "I welcome Geoff Ward...
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  • Alexei Yashin is finally not an Islander anymore

    Alexei Yashin is finally not an Islander anymore

    There was a time when Alexei Yashin was one of the most dangerous players in hockey. Not recently, mind you, but there was a time. But as any Rangers or Devils fan can probably remind you, the New York Islanders were still paying the Russian center, des…
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  • Getting To Know: Eric Gelinas

    Getting To Know: Eric Gelinas

    Status: New Jersey Devils defenseman. Ht: 6-foot-4 Wt: 215 pounds DOB: May 8, 1991 In: Vanier, Ont. First Hockey Memory: “First time I skated on the ice I guess [smiles].” Hockey Inspirations: “I started playing hockey because I wanted to be with my old…
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  • Longtime Devils defenseman Bryce Salvador undecided on future

    Longtime Devils defenseman Bryce Salvador undecided on future

    Last season, Bryce Salvador, at 38, played only 15 games and registered just two assists before a lower body injury sidelined him for the remainder of the year. It’s likely not the way Salvador, the New Jersey Devils captain last season, saw his career …
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  • Video - Bernier Scores Twice In Devils' Win 00:38

    Bernier Scores Twice In Devils' Win

    Mar 20
    Steve Bernier scored his 100th career goal in the Devils' 3-1 win over the Sabres.
  • Video - Devils Blank Penguins 00:57

    Devils Blank Penguins

    Mar 17
    Cory Schneider had 35 saves in the Devils' 2-0 win over the Penguins.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals 00:56

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL: Top 3 Goals

    Mar 10
    Jim Basquil counts down the top goals of the week from across the NHL.
  • Video - Wild Rout Devils 00:31

    Wild Rout Devils

    Mar 10
    Thomas Vanek scored two goals in the Wild's 6-2 win over the Devils.

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