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The Devils Should Not Consider Any Position ‘Set’ This Offseason

Should the Devils focus on improving at center, wing, defense, or in net? Truthfully, there is no position where this team could not use an additional impact player so Tom Fitzgerald should avoid limiting the scope of his search to improve this roster.

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Go Comets! The AAtJ Open Post for the 2022 AHL Calder Cup Playoffs

The New Jersey Devils’ AHL affiliate, the Utica Comets, had a great season. They finished first in the North Division and will begin their playoffs today against Rochester in a best-of-five. This is the place for fans to discuss all things related to the Comets and the AHL playoffs.

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DitD & Open Post - 5/20/22: What’s Jesper’s Deal? Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 5/20/22

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Seven Devils in Finland: The AAtJ Open Post for the 2022 IIHF World Championships

The annual IIHF World Championships begin today in Finland. Seven New Jersey Devils players will represent four different nations in this year’s tourney from Nico Hischier to Jon Gillies. Fans can discuss all of the action from the WCs here in this open post.

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The AAtJ Open Post for the 2022 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

As is tradition when the New Jersey Devils are not in the playoffs, this is an open post for all 2022 Stanley Cup Playoff discussion at All About the Jersey. When it doubt, just cheer for whoever is facing Our Hated Rivals.

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The Devils Core Needs to Repeat 2021-22 in 2022-23

While a lot went wrong with the 2021-22 New Jersey Devils season, the core players were not part of that. Today we look at why repeating what they did this year is important for the team.

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DitD & Open Post - 5/18/22: My Broadcaster Left Me Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 5/18/22

Steve Cangialosi Stepped Down from Play by Play Announcer of the New Jersey Devils

Steve Cangialosi has been the play by play announcer for 11 seasons and involved in New Jersey Devils broadcasts for 16 for MSG Networks. No more. Cangialosi is stepping down from the role.

A Look at the Probabilities for the New Jersey Devils Prospects

In today’s post, I’ll be taking a look at how the Devils’ prospects project via the Hockey Prospecting model and see which prospects have their stock going up.

Which NHL Teams May Have Cap Problems for 2022-23 that the New Jersey Devils Can Exploit?

The salary cap impacts what every team does and it is the main reason why the rumor is that Minnesota is trading Kevin Fiala. However, the New Jersey Devils can exploit other teams for the same reason. This post lists who those teams could be for this offseason.

DitD & Open Post - 5/16/22: Hello, Luke Hughes Edition

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Topias Vilén ELC Signals Beginning of Minor Offseason Moves for New Jersey Devils

On Thursday, the New Jersey Devils announced they signed Topias Vilén to an entry level contract. The move signals the beginning of the 2022 offseason for the Devils - which will contain some minor moves to be made among bigger decisions.

With #2 Overall, the Focus Shouldn’t Be On Positional Need

If the Devils decide to keep the pick, they should be making the selection at #2 overall not for positional need, but simply to find the best player available.

Garden State of Hockey- Episode 136: Draft Lottery Champions

They did it again!

Okay, That’s Enough Draft Lottery Wins

Hooray, the Devils won one of the top-two spots in the NHL’s draft lottery. Let’s make the next time that is even a possibility some time in, say, the 2030s or later, please.

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DitD & Open Post - 5/13/22: Talking with Greg Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 5/13/22

Could the New Jersey Devils Trade Down from the #2 Pick?

After a surprise on draft lottery night with the New Jersey Devils moving up three spots, could the team choose to move back at the draft and, if so, what assets might they look to add?

The Devils Shouldn’t Move their First Round Pick For a Goaltender

Tom Fitzgerald has talked about moving the team’s first round pick for an established player. Today I discuss why if he chooses to move the 2nd overall pick, it shouldn’t be for a goalie.

DitD & Open Post - 5/11/22: What To Do At No. 2 Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 5/11/22

New Jersey Devils Win Second Overall Pick in 2022 NHL Draft Lottery

Earlier tonight, the New Jersey Devils won a drawing at the 2022 NHL Draft Lottery. They will be selecting second overall at the 2022 NHL Draft. This post reacts to the win and goes into detail about what the Devils can do with the pick.

2022 NHL Draft Lottery & Early Draft Preview for the New Jersey Devils

For a fourth straight year, the New Jersey Devils will be locked into a top ten pick at the 2022 NHL Draft. Tonight is the 2022 NHL Draft Lottery, which will determine where they will actually pick in the first round. All this and more about the 2022 draft class in this post.

The Devils Prospect Needs Before the 2022 NHL Draft

The New Jersey Devils prospect pool has continued to improve over the past few years. In today’s post, I’ll be taking a look at what type of prospects could be added in the 2022 NHL Draft to help supplement the current pool.

DitD & Open Post - 5/9/22: Go Get Kevin Edition

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Looking Back at the 2017 New Jersey Devils Draft Class

Ahead of the 2022 NHL Draft Lottery, it is time to look back five years and evaluate how the New Jersey Devils draft picks in 2017 turned out. Nico Hischier has been great. Read on to find out about the other ten selections.

Expectations vs Reality: The Devils Need to Transform the Former into the Latter

Many people are high on the Devils becoming a good team in the near future. But doing so will require transforming expectations into reality, especially where statistics are concerned.

Should the Devils Swing Big to Fix the Goalie Situation?

It’s no secret that the Devils were an unmitigated disaster in net this past season. Will Tom Fitzgerald be aggressive to fix what is likely the Devils’ biggest problem?

DitD & Open Post - 5/6/22: Coaching Shakeup Edition

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Breaking Down New Jersey Devils GM Tom Fitzgerald’s Press Conference

New Jersey Devils General Manager Tom Fitzgerald spoke to the press this morning about Lindy Ruff, further evaluations of the organization, Shakir Mukhamadullin, pending free agents, goaltenders, and more. This post reacts to the major points reported from today’s presser.

New Jersey Devils Addition by Subtraction Needs to Continue

The New Jersey Devils made two coaching subtractions yesterday in hopes of improving the team next season. Today we look at why they should continue to renovate.

Garden State of Hockey- Episode 135: It’s Finally Over

The season mercifully ends.

New Jersey Devils Release Alain Nasreddine and Fire Mark Recchi

The New Jersey Devils announced today that they have let go Alain Nasreddine with mutual termination and fired Mark Recchi. This post reacts to the two assistant coaches and opines about what may be next for the staff.

Should the Devils Bring Back Lindy Ruff?

While many Devils fans understandably assumed Lindy Ruff was a lame duck these last few months, a combination of some unclear media reports, vocal support for the Devils’ bench-boss from some key players, and silence from the Devils front office has made the organization’s plan for the coaching position as clear as mud. So today I attempt to decipher what the Devils may want to do with their bench-boss.

DitD & Open Post - 5/4/22: Lindy’s Future Edition

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New Jersey Devils Prospect Update: 5/3/22

This past week saw Chase Stillman’s OHL season come to an end and the Utica Comets complete their regular season.

Breaking Down the Final Media Session for the 2021-22 New Jersey Devils Part 2

Earlier today, the New Jersey Devils held the second of two final media sessions for the 2021-22 season. This post is a reaction to what was revealed by Jesper Bratt, Pavel Zacha, and much of what Lindy Ruff said today.

The April 2022 Month in Review of the New Jersey Devils

In the month of April, the New Jersey Devils went 3-8-4, won no games at home, got outscored during power plays, and locked up the fifth worst record in the NHL. It was a bad month to end a bad season. This post goes over it with a lot of detail and discussion.

DitD & Open Post - 5/2/22: It’s Over, Finally Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 5/2/22

Breaking Down the Final Media Session for the 2021-22 New Jersey Devils Part 1

Earlier today, the New Jersey Devils held the first of two final media sessions for the 2021-22 season. This post is a reaction to what was said and revealed by players such as Jack Hughes, Nico Hischier, Dougie Hamilton, and more.