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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.
In 2004, the New Jersey Devils signed a 20-year contract with MSG Networks to have them televise their games. This upcoming season is the last season under that deal. This post goes over what could happen, what has been happening with RSNs, and more.
Earlier today, ESPN and Warner Brothers-Discovery announced their broadcast schedules for the 2023-24 season. The New Jersey Devils will have 16 games getting national coverage; 13 exclusive to these networks, 8 for ESPN, and 8 for TNT. This post reacts to the schedule.
The 2023 NHL Awards Show was a boring and awkward slog. It also had no New Jersey Devils winning. Nico Hischier, Jack Hughes, and Lindy Ruff all finished second for the Selke, Lady Byng, and Jack Adams trophies. This post goes over the results and laments the show.
Sean Fitz-Gerald, former 2015 Sportswriter of the Year per Sports Media Canada, wrote up a retrospective piece on Scott Stevens for The Athletic. It is a terrible hatchet job that cannot be ignored. This is a response to the awful post.
SB Nation founder and New Jersey Devils fan Tyler Bleszinski reached out to the organization to interview General Manager Tom Fitzgerald.
Both The Walt Disney Company and Warner Bros.-Discovery announced their broadcast schedules for the 2022-23 NHL season. The New Jersey Devils will have 7 games exclusive to ESPN’s networks and 2 games on TNT. This post is a reaction to both releases.
Ryan Novozinsky of NJ.com has reported from a source that MSG Network will hire Bill Spaulding to be the new play by play announcer for Devils games. This post goes over what Spaulding has done as a broadcaster and a quick take.
Ahead of the 2022 NHL Draft, Tom Fitzgerald, General Manager of the New Jersey Devils took questions remotely from the media. He answered questions about Jesper Bratt, trading second overall, coaches, Kate Madigan, recovering players, goalies, pillars, and more.
Steve Cangialosi has been the play by play announcer for 11 seasons and involved in New Jersey Devils broadcasts for 16 for MSG Networks. No more. Cangialosi is stepping down from the role.
New Jersey Devils General Manager Tom Fitzgerald spoke to the press this morning about Lindy Ruff, further evaluations of the organization, Shakir Mukhamadullin, pending free agents, goaltenders, and more. This post reacts to the major points reported from today’s presser.
Earlier today, the New Jersey Devils held the second of two final media sessions for the 2021-22 season. This post is a reaction to what was revealed by Jesper Bratt, Pavel Zacha, and much of what Lindy Ruff said today.
Earlier today, the New Jersey Devils held the first of two final media sessions for the 2021-22 season. This post is a reaction to what was said and revealed by players such as Jack Hughes, Nico Hischier, Dougie Hamilton, and more.
Earlier today, Disney and Turner released their NHL broadcast schedules for the 2021-22 season. For the New Jersey Devils, TNT will air one game and ESPN+ and Hulu have exclusive access to eight. This post reacts to the news.
Earlier today, the news broke that former New Jersey Devils and legendary hockey broadcaster Dr. Mike "Doc" Emrick is retiring. This post goes over his greatness, the praise he has received, and how he will be missed. Thank you, Doc.
On July 9, 2020, the New Jersey Devils made it official: Tom Fitzgerald is the team’s GM (and an executive VP) and Lindy Ruff is the team’s head coach. This post summarizes the team’s press conference announcing both moves as well as highlights from an interview Martin Brodeur did about the team hiring Lindy Ruff.
Earlier today, a press release announced that Jack Hughes of the New Jersey Devils has signed an endorsement deal with Gatorade. This post goes over the news noting that this is new ground for a Devil and how impressive that it is Hughes making this deal at such a young age.
Ahead of the 2019-20 preseason and regular season, the New Jersey Devils are reaching out to the fans to choose a new goal song - again. This post goes over all eight finalists and wonders why the last goal song is not only a finalist but also the most recently released song.
This post is a reaction two notable bits of New Jersey Devils news that circulated today. First, a minor league trade that brings Adam Helewka to the organization. Second, P.K. Subban’s first conference call as a Devil with selected quotes highlighted.
The New Jersey Devils broke down for the season, held exit interviews, and spoke to the media for the last time this season. This post is a reaction to the news of GM Ray Shero’s contract extension and telling quotes by New Jersey’s Superstar Left Winger, Taylor Hall.
NBC Sports Doesn’t Think NHL MVP Taylor Hall is Worth Mentioning as a Star Player; Only Two Devils Games on National TV in 2018-19
Earlier today, NBC Sports announced their national television schedule for the 2018-19 season that will feature games on NBC and NBC SN. The press release ignored Taylor Hall as a star and the New Jersey Devils get only two games despite worse teams getting more. This post is a rant about this release.
As a companion piece to yesterday’s post about the media coverage of the Devils, this post looks at the state of the television and audio broadcasts of New Jersey Devils games. It provides some history, some thoughts on the personnel, and more.
As it is the middle of the offseason, now is good time as any to reflect on the media coverage of the New Jersey Devils. This post goes into where it was, where it is, who is involved, and why things are pretty good even if the Devils do not have larger appeal in the area or within the sport.
MSG will be airing rookie-centric programming next week, including replays of four Devils games where Martin Brodeur, Scott Gomez, Adam Henrique, and Nico Hischier made an important impact. This post also highlights how Nico is part of a select group of Devils who went from the NHL Draft right to the NHL.
This morning our editor, John Fischer, held an interview with former NJ Devils captain and current MSG TV analyst, Bryce Salvador, about the playoffs and what the Devils have done and can do going forward
I had the opportunity and pleasure to talk about the upcoming New Jersey Devils season with former Devils goaltender and current NHL Network analyst, Kevin Weekes. Here are his answers regarding Cory Schneider, the offense, Taylor Hall, and what should be the next step in the Devils’ re-build.
Nico Hischier is the first overall selection of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft and he was picked by the New Jersey Devils. It’s a big deal as he was still taking it all in on Friday night. The Devils will treat Hischier as a big deal there are events planned for him for the next few days.
I was recently interviewed for the second time by Dave Turner and Jeff O’Connor of the Devils Insiders. We talked about the site, stats, the Devils’ defense, Ray Shero, the Devils Ring of Honor, and more about the team.
The New Jersey Devils, the Prudential Center, and iHeartMedia NY announced a partnership to launch The One Jersey Network, which will exclusively air the audio broadcasts of 23 games this season. This post reacts to the news.