Tag Archives: Toronto Maple Leafs

Three Teams The Devils Could Still Trade With

Follow me on Twitter   As we enter the midst of the pre-season, all 31 NHL teams are trimming their rosters down to the 23-man limit. You can expect a big round of cuts sometime this morning from the majority of teams, as waivers go into effect at noon. Teams are racing to not only trim their

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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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DAB Pregame: All About the Youth

Match Overview After defeating the Rangers 3-2 in OT Tuesday night, the Devils will look to build off that win as they travel to Toronto to take on the Maple Leafs, who are fighting for one of the final playoff spots in the Eastern Conference. However, they’ve won six of their last eight, including a

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John Hynes: Why He Shouldn’t Go Anywhere

Editor’s Note: The opinions in this article solely reflect those of the writer, and do not represent the entire Devils Army Blog admin and writing staff.   Author’s Twitter I’ve always been a big fan of head coach John Hynes, ever since Ray Shero hired him. As the New Jersey Devils close in on what has

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Recap: Devils Erase 3-0 Deficit to Defeat Toronto in a Shootout

Recap The Devils returned to The Rock after a four game road trip and came out with a 5-4 shootout win against the Maple Leafs in what was a wild affair. The win ended the Devils losing streak at three and was their second victory since Taylor Hall went down with a torn meniscus. Despite

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Devils Pregame: Devils Limp into Game v.s Toronto

Matchup Overview: The Devils are hurting right now. Both figuratively and physically. Without many of their top players the Devils struggled mightily on their west coast road trip. The last game versus the Sharks was an amalgamation of these issues as the Devils lost 4-0. They played an overall sloppy game and without key players

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Devils Free Agency Report (Part Two): Returning Players and Low Profile Signings

Click HERE to see Part One of our New Jersey Devils Free Agency Report.   Returning Players Devante Smith-Pelly…The play of Devante Smith-Pelly was one of the few things that made the offseason worth watching. Ray Shero acquired DSP at the trade deadline from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for forward Stefan Matteau. It turned out

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DAB Talk: Pilot Episode

In their first podcast, Devils Army Blog staff writers Mike, Alex, Brett, and Sam offer their thoughts on the Keith Yandle and Frederik Anderson trades, along with previewing the NHL Entry Draft in Buffalo this weekend. Topics discussed include the 11th overall pick, the possibility of Ray Shero making another Kyle Palmieri-like trade, potential targets

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Unrestricted: Jiri Tlusty

2015-2016 Summary It’s funny to think at the start of the season, the right wing slot on the line with Adam Henrique and Mike Cammalleri, was a tossup between Lee Stempniak (brought in as a tryout), and Jiri Tlusty. He appeared in just 30 games in 2015-2016, and would slowly lose the faith of the

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