Pittsburgh Center Sidney Crosby watches the puck in a game again

Depleted Devils Keep Playoff Hopes Alive

NEWARK, N.J. – With 4: 54 minutes left in the game, New Jersey had nine players on the bench and eight forwards in the game. “I think there was a lot of breathing on the bench. A lot of heavy breathing. And ...
Goalie Cory Schneider (#35) of the New Jersey Devils spits out some water

Schneider Propels Devils Past Caps

With slightly over 16 minutes left in the second period, Andy Greene fell near New Jersey’s blue line while trying to back check, giving Washington’s Jason Chimera and Jay Beagle a 2-on-0. Beagle came in for...
Right Wing Mike Sislo (#32) of the New Jersey Devils

Devils Celebrate New Year, Defeat Pens

NEWARK, N.J. – In the last three minutes of play, the Penguins — trailing by one — didn’t get a shot on net against the Devils. “We’ve been preaching a lot, especially late in games and when we have leads, t...
Right Wing Jaromir Jagr (#68) of the New Jersey Devils smiles while waiting for a face-off

Devils Fall To Ducks In One-Shot Overtime

NEWARK, N.J. – One shot. Montvale, N.J. native Nick Palmieri brought the puck into New Jersey’s zone, ran wide around defenseman Eric Gelnias and skated behind the net for a wraparound attempt. He took on...
Defenseman Andy Greene (#6) of the New Jersey Devils puts the brakes on Center R.J. Umberger (#18) of the Philadelphia Flyers

Offensive Woes Continue in Loss To Detroit

NEWARK, N.J. – With less than a minute left in the second period, Joakim Anderson threw a shot wide. Drew Miller chased the puck and threw it at net, where it bounced off Cory Schneider. Anderson found the r...
Devils Winger Jaromir Jagr celebrates a goal in the 2nd period i

Devils Waiting For Puck Luck

NEWARK, N.J. – With 2:23 remaining in the game and the Devils down 4-2, Adam Henrique backhanded a shot at the net. He tried lifting the puck over a falling Cam Ward, but Ward flashed his glove to make the save...
Right Winger Danius Zubrus (#8) of the New Jersey Devils celebrates his goal

Merrill Returns After Ill-Fated First Shift

NEWARK, N.J. – On Sunday, Jon Merrill found out he’d be taking a trip back to New Jersey, as the Devils recalled him under emergency conditions. The last time New Jersey asked Merrill to play in the NHL was ...