Here are your links for today:
After collecting his first win against Boston, Mackenzie Blackwood collected his first NHL shutout against the Hurricanes on Saturday. The Devils won 2-0, and it was great. [All About The Jersey] [NorthJersey.com] [NJ.com]
For what it’s worth:
With the Jets firing Todd Bowles, Devils coach John Hynes is the longest tenured head coach of NY/NJ’s nine teams across the four major sports. He’s in his fourth season.— Chris Ryan (@ChrisRyan_NJ) December 31, 2018
No Taylor Hall against the Canucks today:
A look back at Jason Arnott’s younger years, when he chose hockey (thankfully for us) over a host of other sports: [Sportsnet]
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