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It was a quiet, but important weekend for the Devils. Why? They got healthy:
Hynes confirms Taylor Hall and Kyle Palmieri will play Monday vs. Ducks. Waiting to make decision on Marcus Johansson. Not ruled out yet.— Andrew Gross (@AGrossRecord) December 17, 2017
Devils prospect Joey Anderson has been named captain of the 2018 U.S. IIHF World Junior Championship team:
Mario Lemieux’s “five goals, five different ways” feat (against the Devils, shhh) was voted the greatest moment in NHL history:
The league has suspended Colorado defenseman Erik Johnson for two games after he boarded Vladislav Namestnikov Saturday night. [PHT]
How did the Senators go from the Eastern Conference Final to contemplating trading away their superstar captain and team owner Eugene Melnyk making some threatening comments about the team’s future? [PHT] [Puck Daddy]
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