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In Adam Henrique’s return to New Jersey, the Devils put together an impressive 5-3 win after they had fallen into a 2-0 hole to the Ducks in the first period. [Fire and Ice] [NJ.com]
The Devils welcomed Adam back properly with a nice tribute video. If you missed that video, check it out here. Is it dusty in here?
The Devils game Adam a Christmas gift to remember. You should just watch this:
A parting gift from @blockaid1 and the #NJDevils! The #PadsOfSeduction are finally in @AdamHenrique’s possession.— New Jersey Devils (@NJDevils) December 19, 2017
Cc: @steviegio11 pic.twitter.com/OH6HXkl7zW
Some news from the farm. Congrats to Bracken:
News: Bracken Kearns has been selected as a captain for the 2018 AHL All-Star Classic!— Binghamton Devils (@BingDevils) December 19, 2017
Read: https://t.co/EAZhK79zvU pic.twitter.com/VzQl4uFemn
Dmitry Orlov … take a bow. He scored this stunning goal against the Stars Tuesday night, and yes, Dallas is probably just as sick of the Metropolitan Division as we are:
Complete and utter filth. Out of this world. pic.twitter.com/sulNyhiQXu— NHL (@NHL) December 20, 2017
The holiday roster freeze is in effect:
The NHL Holiday Roster Freeze officially goes into effect tonight across the league at 11:59pm local time, and is lifted on December 28 at 12:01am local time.— CapFriendly (@CapFriendly) December 19, 2017
What does that mean?
Here is a high level breakdown of all the key points to remember. pic.twitter.com/UdmT6OLjE3
The Penguins made a pair of trades to acquire defenseman Jamie Oleksiak and goaltender Michael Leighton. [PHT]
It looks like the Islanders will have a new home in Belmont Park: Their expected winning bid includes proposals for an 18,000-seat arena, 435,000 square feet of retail space and a hotel. [PHT]
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