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DAB Pregame: Rivals Get First Glimpses Of Each Other

Remember to LIKE us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @DevilsArmyBlog for live game and news updates.   Matchup Overview After coming off a 4-1 victory over the Washington Capitals, New Jersey’s second preseason matchup will give them a first look at some players that could compose their cross-river rival’s roster- the New York

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What Could Tim Erixon Bring To The Devils Defense?

Follow me on Twitter Another day, another professional tryout (PTO) handed out by the New Jersey Devils. This one has been issued to defenseman Tim Erixon. The 26-year old had a lot of promise when the New York Rangers acquired him from the Calgary Flames. This is very interesting because he hasn’t really panned out

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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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Devils Might Have To Wait For Improvements On Defense

Author’s Twitter We’re two weeks into summer free agency and about a month into the 2017 offseason. With their needs apparent, most of the New Jersey Devils fan base anticipated a busy offseason…and were largely disappointed. While the first overall selection of Nico Hischier along with the acquisitions of Brian Boyle and Marcus Johansson were laudable

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Crowded Down The Middle: New Jersey’s Center Conundrum

Author’s TWITTER After weeks of anticipation, the New Jersey Devils emerged out of the 2017 NHL Draft with the top-ranked prospect- Nico Hischier. The upside is tremendous for the Swiss-born center, who could make the jump straight to the NHL. While I’m sure the Devils roster won’t stay the same between now and the beginning of

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Free Agent Profile: Brendan Smith

Follow me on Twitter: @a_chauvancy23 Come July 1st, the Devils will be looking for defense, and it comes during an offseason where there aren’t a ton of upper-echelon defenseman available for New Jersey. Last week I wrote about Michael Stone being an option for the Devils in free agency, but would be best if they

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Will We Ever See a “Golden Years” Core In New Jersey Again?

  Author’s Twitter   Fellow New Jersey Devils fans, it looks as if our beloved Patrik Elias, most likely will not see the ice again in his playing career. Have a look at his stats. While some would love to see him never stop playing (myself included) it is time to face the fact that

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Making A Case for John Moore

Author’s TWITTER   I always thought John Moore was a very underrated signing for the New Jersey Devils. Yes, his numbers aren’t that flashy, but I sincerely believe Moore hasn’t come close to reaching his ceiling. Whether it’s to justify protecting Moore at the expansion draft or his security as a Devil going into next season

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Recap: Young Guns Shine for Devils

Author’s Twitter Game Summary In what was one of the Devils most entertaining games in recent weeks, they managed to come away with a thrilling 3-2 overtime victory to avoid the season sweep at the hands of the New York Rangers. After what was largely an uneventful first thirty minutes, things really got going late

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DAB Pregame: The Final Showdown

Matchup Overview: It’s the final face-off between the Devils and the Rangers, with the Devils fully in tank mode and the Rangers once again looking to gear up for the playoffs. While winning games down the stretch is almost seen as a loss, there is still nothing sweeter than being able to take down an

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