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Jesper Bratt Scores a Hat Trick, Marino Adds 2 in 6-5 Preseason Victory Over Islanders

The Devils did not look good early, but showed a lot of fight and did not get stupid when the Islanders became more physical late in the game.

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DitD & Open Post - 10/2/23: Big Bahler Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 10/2/23

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The Week of Tougher Decisions: New Jersey Devils Camp Entering Final Week

The New Jersey Devils ended their first week of preseason with wins and 15 players cut from the roster. With 42 players left in camp, more and tougher decisions will need to be made in this coming week. This post goes over what those would be and guesses who could be cut at this rate.

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Haula’s Overtime Snipe Lifts New Jersey Devils Past Philadelphia Flyers, 3-2

It wasn’t pretty, but the Devils, thanks largely to Vitek Vanecek, salvaged an overtime win to remain undefeated in preseason action

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Splitting Goalie Starts Could Work Well This Year

Before the 2021-22 season, the Devils had things set up to split starts between Jonathan Bernier and Mackenzie Blackwood. That went south quickly, but they are trying again this year with two different guys.

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FanFirst Friday: Mind Games Edition

In order for a professional athlete to succeed, there is one aspect of his game that needs to be stronger than nearly all else. His mind.

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DitD & Open Post - 9/29/23: Beating the Blueshirts Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 9/29/23

Devils Overcome Shesterkin, Rangers in 3-2 Preseason Victory

While the Devils were outshot 40-27, solid goaltending from Akira Schmid and Erik Kallgren gave the Devils’ offense enough time to overcome Igor Shesterkin.

Thank You Cory Schneider

While it has been a few seasons since he has been a part of the organization, Cory Schneider fell into an unenviable role with the New Jersey Devils. We look back on his time with the team and offer a thanks for all he did today.

Hockey at the Rock- Episode 9: We’re So Back


Pairing Holtz with Hischier and Meier Is The Best Way to Evaluate Him

Alexander Holtz has a lot of work to do to prove he belongs in the NHL. Pairing him with Nico Hischier and Timo Meier gives the Devils the best chance to evaluate him.

DitD & Open Post - 9/27/23: Farewell, Cory Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 9/27/23

New Jersey Devils European Prospect Update: It Begins!

The 2023-24 season has kicked off all across Europe. This post takes an early look at their seasons and unveils a slight change to the format.

Split Squad Sweep; New Jersey Devils defeat Philadelphia Flyers 6-0, Montreal Canadiens 4-2, to Open Preseason

Jesper Bratt and Jack Hughes each registered three-point nights, and top prospects Alex Holtz and Simon Nemec scored as Devils start the preseason off on encouraging note

On Writing About Devils Games for a Seventh Year

Back in July 2017, I joined All About the Jersey as a then-volunteer game previewer. There have been many highs and lows along the way.

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DitD & Open Post - 9/25/23: Let the Games Begin Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 9/25/23

Welcome to Dougie Hamilton’s Big Money Seasons

Dougie Hamilton had a fantastic 2022-23. A career year, even. Now, he is set to get paid $12.6 million in salary for next season - the third highest salary in the NHL. Welcome to Dougie Hamilton’s Big Money Seasons. Can he possibly play up to it?

Odds of Getting Off to a Good Start

With expectations as high as they’ve been in over a decade, the New Jersey Devils would greatly benefit from a strong start. How does the schedule look early on?

FanFirst Friday: HYPE Edition

Seeing the Devils come back to the Rock this week, even for media day and their first practice has me absolutely giddy.

Putting One or Even Two Rookies on the New Jersey Devils Blueline May Not Be a Big Risk

Luke Hughes and Simon Nemec are young, inexperienced defensemen and both of them could make the New Jersey Devils. Plus, Kevin Bahl also has less than 100 NHL games played and he could be a regular. Is this a big deal? This post goes in length as to why it may not be.

DitD & Open Post - 9/22/23: We Are So Back Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 9/22/23

Could Simon Nemec Make the 2023-24 Opening Night New Jersey Devils Roster?

While the New Jersey Devils already plan to have some new faces on the back end this season, today we look at the chances of one more joining them in 2022’s 2nd overall pick.

The 2023 Training Camp Roster of the New Jersey Devils

Training camp has begun in earnest for the 32 NHL teams. As such, the New Jersey Devils announced a 57-man roster for their training camp. Between contract statuses and one PTO, 43 of them are eligible right now. Among them, up to 23 will be named. The competition for spots starts now.

It’s Time to Induct Lou Lamoriello into the Devils Ring of Honor

Earlier this week, the Devils announced they’ll induct another honoree into the Ring of Honor. With all due respect to the other candidates, the next person to go in should be Lou Lamoriello.

DitD & Open Post - 9/20/23: Timo’s New Number Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 9/20/23

The 2023 AATJ Top 25 New Jersey Devils Under 25: The Top Five

This week, we reveal the Top 5 of this year’s Top 25 New Jersey Devils Under 25 list. You know who the first two are; third place ended up being a tight race to call. Find out who ranked the highest between the writers and the readers.

The Devils Ring of Honor Returns & Other 2023-24 New Jersey Devils Theme Nights Announced

Ahead of the 2023-24 regular season, the New Jersey Devils announced their Theme Night schedule for the regular season. It features the return of the Ring of Honor among other returning dates.

Comparing Eastern Conference Top Six Center Duos

The Devils are built primarily down the middle and on the backend. Where do Hischier and Hughes rank among top six centers in the east?

DitD & Open Post - 9/18/23: Making the Team Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 9/18/23

The Waiver Exempt New Jersey Devils Players for the 2023-24 Season

As veterans are about to report to training camp and preseason beginning in just over a week, this is an annual look at the waiver exempt New Jersey Devils players for 2023-24. This covers what has to happen before a player has to go through waivers and what it means for the team.

Devils Offense Will Need to Keep Thriving on High Danger

The Devils were one of the best high danger teams last season. Come check out just how good they were, and why they want to keep that up this year.

FanFirst Friday: Sacrificing Edition

The Devils have some of the best contracts in all of hockey. Time to stop and appreciate that.

The Impending Monster Season from Timo Meier

Timo Meier is in a position to have a great 2023-24 season. This post will show that Timo Meier was fantastic at generating offense in 5-on-5 even if it did not always lead to points. Should he maintain that, the points may flow like water next season.

DitD & Open Post - 9/15/23: We Back Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 9/15/23

Points of Interest for the New Jersey Devils Prospects Challenge Roster

With the New Jersey Devils participating in the 2023 Prospects Challenge starting tomorrow, there were some interesting facts in the press release. We look at them, and possible deeper impact today.

New Jersey Devils Reveals 24-Man Roster for 2023 Prospect Challenge

Ahead of the 2023 Prospects Challenge, which begins Friday, the New Jersey Devils announced a 24-man roster for this year’s tourney. From Luke Hughes to Jace Isley, this post covers who is going and where each stand.

Keith Kinkaid Returns; New Jersey Devils Signed Kinkaid to a Two-Way, One Season Deal

Ahead of training camp opening for veterans, the New Jersey Devils signed a veteran goaltender. Keith Kinkaid returns to the organization for a two-way contract. This post covers his history as a whole and where he stands.

Salary Cap Flexibility Going into 2023-24 gives the Devils a lot of Options

The Devils are in better shape against the salary cap than most other NHL contenders going into the season, which could make the trade deadline very interesting.