Tag Archive | "New Jersey Devils"

Jamie Benn and Miles Wood exchange heavy blows in epic fight

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

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Holy smokes, what a scrap. Jamie Benn and Miles Wood turned in their bid for fight-of-the-year Tuesday night in New Jersey. The two forwards exchanged heavy blows in a spirited tilt that ultimately resulted in Benn bringing down Wood. Both forwards are listed at 6’2″, but Benn has a 20-pound advantage on Wood. The Stars’…

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2018-19 Season Preview: New Jersey Devils

Monday, September 17, 2018

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The New Jersey Devils made a surprise return to the Stanley Cup Finals last season after missing the playoffs in the five previous seasons.  The Devils made the playoffs on the back of a terrific performance from Taylor Hall. The 26-year-old set career-highs in goals (39), assists (54) and points (93), virtually dragging the rest…

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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.17 — Rasmus Kupari

Monday, June 11, 2018

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After five years of missing out on playoff hockey, Taylor Hall and a new, youthful New Jersey Devils team made it back to the postseason in 2017-18.  Hall took his game to an entirely new level this season but the additions of 19-year-olds Nico Hischier and Jesper Bratt, as well as 23-year-old defenseman Will Butcher…

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Islanders name Lou Lamoriello President of Hockey Operations

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

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The New York Islanders have hired Lou Lamoriello as their President of Hockey Operations and announce that he will “have full authority over all hockey matter with the organization.”  Following a three-year stint as the General Manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs, Lamoriello is headed back to the state of New York.  Lamoriello was the…

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Patrick Maroon interested in re-signing with Devils

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

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The New Jersey Devils enjoyed a shockingly successful season this year, reaching the playoffs for the first time since 2012 after a 27-point jump in the standings from last year. Their playoff run was ended quickly by the Tampa Bay Lightning, but there’s still an exciting future in New Jersey for the first time in…

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DailyFaceoff 2017-18 NHL Predictions

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

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Oops. I guess I started my season previews too late because I only made it to Ottawa… not even close. Well let’s skip Philadelphia to Winnipeg and just get to my season predictions. This season we could truly see a changing of the guard in the NHL with former basement dwellers like the Edmonton Oilers…

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2017-18 Season Preview: New York Islanders

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

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One year after reaching the 100-point plateau for the second straight season, the New York Islanders found themselves out of the playoffs in 2016-17, but the future still remains bright in Brooklyn. There are a couple of reasons to like what lies ahead of the Islanders and it started when they stepped away from head…

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2017-18 Season Preview: New Jersey Devils

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

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In 2011-12, the New Jersey Devils shockingly made the Stanley Cup Final and have missed the playoffs in the five seasons since. Over that stretch, the Devils have the fourth worst record in the NHL at 152-160-64 (368 points) while ranking 12th in goals against (2.58) and 29th in goals for (2.25). New Jersey has…

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What The ADP!? – Players Going Later Than They Should (Part 1)

Monday, September 25, 2017

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Training camp is in full swing, players are getting cut left and right and Fantasy Hockey drafts are winding up. It’s still a little too early to put a tonne of stock in Yahoo’s current Average Draft Positions (ADP), but it’s also worth taking a look at. I went through all of the players with…

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2016-17 NHL Season Preview: New Jersey Devils

Monday, October 3, 2016

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We are nine days away from the start of the NHL season. The scheduling of your Fantasy Hockey drafts have begun. The DraftKit is on sale and it is time to start previewing the 2016-17 NHL season. I will be previewing two teams every day and each preview will consist of: Projected Line Combinations, a breakdown of each team’s…

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