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A few interesting tidbits and pieces during a quiet week for the Devils, including the plan for Jesper Boqvist, what the team has been working on over the last few days and more: [The Athletic ($)]
Congrats to Ben Street, who has been named captain of the Binghamton Devils. Street is the tenth captain in franchise history and second captain with the Devils affiliate in Binghamton. [Binghamton Devils]
Ryan Lambert over at Yahoo Sports is a fan of the Nico Hischier deal what young Nico provides to the Devils. He gives some analysis of the new contract: [Yahoo Sports]
Another Taylor Hall contract micro update from Pierre LeBrun: Although he says Hall is “nowhere close” to a decision, LeBrun says he believes that Hall’s agent, Darren Ferris, will meet face-to-face with Ray Shero in the next couple weeks. [TSN]
Six seasons after the face shields became mandatory for every player entering the league, more than 97 percent of players are wearing them, according to TSN. The guys who don’t are dwindling. Among them: the Devils’ own Wayne Simmonds. [TSN]
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