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Not So Tough: Devils Fall 4-1 in Rough Loss to Capitals

The Devils certainly tried to toughen up for the Caps, but it turns out they needed skill.

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Gamethread #3: New Jersey Devils vs. Washington Capitals

The New Jersey Devils were swept in eight games against the Washington Capitals in 2021. Can they avoid a ninth straight winless game? This post is a gamethread, where the People Who Matter can discuss the game as it happens.

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Jack Hughes’ Injury and How it Could Expose the Devils’ Weakness

While the amount of time that New Jersey Devils center Jack Hughes will be out has yet to be determined, the potential for him to miss an extended period could spell disaster for the season.

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Game Preview #3: New Jersey vs the Washington Capitals

Will the Devils take this season to 3-0, or will the Capitals march on to their third victory?

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Looming Contract Negotiations for Hughes, Bratt, and Zacha Next Offseason Could Define Fitzgerald’s Tenure as Devils GM

The Devils have some key players on expiring deals after this season. What type of contracts will they get moving forward?

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DitD & Open Post - 10/20/21: Holding My Breath Edition

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Garden State of Hockey- Episode 112: The Big Deal Delivers

The face of the franchise had a night to remember.

New Jersey Devils Prospect Update: 10/19/21

The first prospect update of the 2021-22 season is here! This post will introduce the prospects we are following this season and take a look at how they are doing so far this year.

New Jersey Devils Goal Breakdown: Dougie Hamilton in 17 Seconds

The first goal of the 2021-22 New Jersey Devils season was scored by the big free agent signing of the Summer, Dougie Hamilton, who made history with the goal. This post breaks down how the goal happened; a play going bad real fast for the Chicago Blackhawks.

DitD & Open Post - 10/18/21: Smooooooooth Winner Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 10/18/21

Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot: 10/17 - 10/23

The return of the NHL regular season means the return of the Weekly Metropolitan Division Snapshot, the weekly look at what all eight teams in the division - like the New Jersey Devils - did last week and what is coming up this week.

Someone Will Have to Fill the Zajac PK Role

Over the last many years, Zajac was a regular and stalwart force on the penalty kill. With him now retired, let’s see what forwards might help to fill those minutes.

Jack Hughes delivers in OT as Devils beat Blackhawks 4-3 in season opener

For a moment on Friday, there was a sense of "here we go again" as the Devils blew a multi-goal lead late but Jack Hughes scored twice, including the GWG in OT, to flip the script and change the narrative.

Welp, Here Goes Nothing

The talk is done and Devils hockey returns tonight. Here’s hoping this season is the start of something good in New Jersey.

DitD & Open Post - 10/15/21: Game No. 1 Edition

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New Jersey Devils 2021-22 Season Preview Part 6: The Predictions

This is the sixth and final part of the All About the Jersey multi-part season preview of the 2021-22 New Jersey Devils season. The staff of AAtJ gives their general thoughts about the season to come, a bold prediction, names an ‘X-factor,’ and gives a season prediction.

New Jersey Devils 2021-22 Season Preview Part 5: The Coaching and Management

After a strange 2020-21 season, the Devils chose stability on the coaching and management front, as the same front office and coaching staff will be in charge in 2021-22. With some trust placed in them, can this group be the one that guides the Devils out of the basement?

DitD & Open Post - 10/13/21: We Have a Roster Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 10/13/21

Garden State of Hockey- Episode 111: Your 2021-22 New Jersey Devils

The roster has been released.

New Jersey Devils 2021-22 Season Preview Part 4: The Special Teams

In our continuing preview of the New Jersey Devils’ upcoming season, today I take a look at all of the special teams.

New Jersey Devils Release Initial 23-Man Roster for 2021-22 Season

Today was the day for all 32 NHL teams to submit their initial 23-man roster for the 2021-22 season. The New Jersey Devils announced theirs with 4 players on injured reserve. Learn who did and did not make the initial roster in this post.

New Jersey Devils 2021-22 Season Preview Part 3: Goalies

While the New Jersey Devils didn’t need to make too many changes in this department, they did bring in a backup/1B to hopefully improve their fortunes. We look today at how the goalies could shape this season.

DitD & Open Post - 10/11/21: A Season is Nigh Edition

New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 10/11/21

New Jersey Devils Sign Jimmy Vesey to a One Season Contract; Cut 3 More from Camp

The New Jersey Devils signed winger Jimmy Vesey out of training camp to a one season contract. They also placed Frederik Gauthier on waivers and demoted Jesper Boqvist and Akira Schmid. This post touches on all of those moves.

New Jersey Devils 2021-22 Season Preview Part 2: The Defensemen

The Devils made a big splash this offseason, and much of this was due to additions to the defense. Will the Devils prize UFA signing in Dougie Hamilton, along with trade acquisition Ryan Graves, be enough to transform the Devils blue-line into a respectable group?

New Jersey Devils 2021-22 Season Preview Part 1: Forwards

A new season brings renewed hope that the Devils young group of forwards, led by Jack Hughes and Nico Hischier, will be ready to take another step in their development. Prospects such as Dawson Mercer and Alexander Holtz also seem ready for their NHL debuts this season which will make this group a lot of fun to watch.

New Jersey Devils Sign Frederik Gauthier to Two Way Deal for One Season

This afternoon, the New Jersey Devils announced they signed center Frederik Gauthier to a one season, two-way contract. This quick post goes over the signing.

New Jersey Devils Cut Three More; 31 Remain in Camp

The New Jersey Devils announced three more cuts today: Nikita Okhotiuk, Chase De Leo, and Mark Jankowski. The Devils have 31 players left in camp and so must make at least 8 more cuts before Monday’s 5 PM deadline.

Dawson Mercer Should Be in the NHL on Opening Night

Based on his trajectory as a player, plus an impressive training camp and preseason, the Devils would be wise to start Dawson Mercer at center in their opening night lineup next Friday.

Devils in the Details - 10/8/21: Lights Partially Out, Preseason’s Over Edition

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New Jersey Devils Final Preseason Game Cancelled due to Partial Power Outage at Prudential Center

There was no game between the New Jersey Devils and New York Islanders as the Prudential Center suffered a partial power outage. This ends the Devils’ preseason. This post summarizes what it was like in the arena and what happens now.

Janne Kuokkanen and the Need for a Big Season

With many prospects soon coming through the pipeline as well as a few free agent signings, Janne Kuokkanen may see a diminished role with the New Jersey Devils this season. Today, we look at why he needs to come up big this year, lest his role decrease further.

Tempers flare as Rangers easily defeat Devils 6-2

The New York Rangers hand the New Jersey Devils their first loss of the 2021-22 preseason, but the story of this game was the Ryan Reaves injury and the subsequent extracurricular activities as the Rangers went after PK Subban.

An Underdog Story: Yegor Sharangovich

Yegor Sharangovich is getting some attention among Devils fans for his strong play in camp. So I wanted to look back at how cool it is that he even made it to the NHL.

DitD & Open Post - 10/6/21: Dawson Mercer: Artist Edition

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2021-22 Utica Comets Season Preview

This post will take a look at how the Utica Comets are shaping up for the 2021-22 AHL season. It will focus on what personnel changes have occurred for both the coaching staff and players as well as take a look at how the roster is shaping up for various prospects.

Devils Take Down the Capitals with a Solid 4-1 Victory

The powerplay shined in tonight’s victory, scoring two of the Devils four goals.

Worse than You Think Since 2013: The New Jersey Devils & Shootouts

The New Jersey Devils have been awful at shootouts. Exceptionally so since the 2013-14 season. This post goes into the team’s history in shootouts and offers some points and even two reasons to hope that the shootout may not be an expected loss for the Devils in 2021-22.