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John Moore Poised For Pivotal Season

Author’s Twitter Entering the third and final season of his contract, defenseman John Moore is coming off a modest career season where he tallied 12 goals and 22 points. I wrote an article earlier this summer on how the New Jersey Devils may have an unrealized gem in the 26-year old blue liner. Going into the

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Hobey Baker Award Irrelevant To Predicting Butcher’s NHL Success

Author’s TWITTER After having come up short in several previous NCAA free agent sweepstakes, it came as quite a shock when 2017 Hobey Baker Award recipient Will Butcher agreed to sign with the New Jersey Devils. The 22-year old defenseman was originally drafted 123rd overall by the Colorado Avalanche in 2013, and spent the last

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Was This Offseason A Complete Letdown?

Author’s TWITTER Going into the offseason, the New Jersey Devils were flushed with cap space, draft picks, and other tradable assets. With a glaring need of genuine talent on defense and supplementary offensive depth (yet again), the consensus of Devils fans predicted that drastic changes were inevitable, and the organization would enter the coming season

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Jon Merrill Taken by Golden Knights

Follow me @Robby_DeLuca95 on Twitter Well fans, the NHL awards and Expansion Draft have come and gone. Now it’s time for the New Jersey Devils to look towards the NHL Entry Draft on Friday. They’ll be participating in the rest of the offseason without defenseman Jon Merrill, who was taken by the Vegas Golden Knights in the

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DAB Pregame: No Love For The Avalanche on Valentine’s Day This Year

    Match Overview After a 4-1 defeat at the hand of the San Jose Sharks on Sunday the Devils will hope to turn it around and remain in the play-off hunt tonight, at The Rock, against Colorado. This will be the first of three match-ups this year between the two teams and it’ll showcase

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Recap: Palmieri’s Two Goal Night Leads Devils Past Red Wings

Game Summary In what was a wild finish, the New Jersey Devils held off the Detroit Red Wings by a score of 4-3. Stefan Noesen got the scoring started after he put in a rebound off his backhand from a Pavel Zacha shot; his second in as many games. Not long after, Kyle Palmieri managed

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DAB Pregame: Devils Continue Historically Woeful West Canada Trip Versus Flames

Remember to LIKE us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @DevilsArmyBlog for like game and news updates.   Matchup Overview After blowing yet another third period lead in last night’s overtime loss to the Edmonton Oilers, the New Jersey Devils make their second of three stops on their West Canada trip as they prepare to face

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Devils Need Auvitu Back Now

Author’s TWITTER   These are certainly dark times for the New Jersey Devils, whose blowout loss last night extended their winless streak to seven games (0-6-1). Everyone from management, coaching, and players to the fans are seeking ways to lift this team out of their downward spiral. While the reasons behind New Jersey’s slump are apparent

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