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Devils in the Details - 4/23/18: It’s Over Edition

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It’s over. In a blink, the 2017-18 New Jersey Devils season has come to a close. It ended with a 3-1 loss to the Lightning in Game 5. [The Record] [NJ.com]

We’ll probably get a few tidbits over the next few days:

Our old friend Andrew Gross with a look back at Brian Boyle’s trying year, including his son’s own medical condition: [Newsday]

As we turn our attention to the offseason, we’ll start to look at the 2018 NHL Entry Draft. The Devils will begin picking at 17th overall. [NJ.com]

Hockey Links

The Penguins finished off the Second-Rate Rivals win an 8-5 win in Game 6. Pittsburgh heads to the second round, and Philly heads home. [TSN]

After that game, Flyers forward Sean Couturier revealed his injury:

The Predators finished off the Avalanche with a 5-0 win in Game 6. Nashville heads to the second round, where they’ll meet Winnipeg. [TSN]

Calder Trophy finalists for the 2017-18 season: Mathew Barzal of the New York Islanders, Brock Boeser of the Vancouver Canucks and Clayton Keller of the Arizona Coyotes. Notably missing: one Nico Hischier. [NHL]

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