A group for all Devils news and quick reactions to news posts.
The London, Ontario police held a press conference on February 5 with further details about Michael McLeod, Cal Foote, and others charged in the 2018 sexual assault incident. This post also contains further developments about the ongoing case for the players.
Jack Hughes will not be participating in the NHL All-Star Games or Skills Competition. However, he will be present for the event. The NHL announced that Jesper Bratt of the New Jersey Devils will replace Hughes in the games. Congratulations to Bratt for his accomplishment.
Per Rick Westhead of TSN, Michael McLeod and Cal Foote - who both are on indefinite leaves of absences from the New Jersey Devils - have been ordered to surrender to the London, Ontario police to be charged for their involvement in an alleged sexual assault incident in June 2018.
Earlier today, the NHL revealed the 2024 Stadium Series jerseys for the New Jersey Devils, Philadelphia Flyers, New York Rangers, and an ugly one for the New York Islanders. This evening reaction is about how the jerseys looks and laments their lack of availability to buy them today.
General Manager Tom Fitzgerald has been extended by the New Jersey Devils for more than one year along with getting a promotion in his title. This post is a reaction to the news and explains why this may lead to some changes for the 2023-24 Devils.
Sarge is getting his due in New Jersey. The longtime New Jersey Devils do-it-all skater and assistant coach in the organization, Sergei Brylin, is getting inducted into the Devils Ring of Honor on January 20, 2024. This post is a reaction to the good news.
With opening day closing in, we take a look at the third part of the AATJ’s season preview, a recent sore spot in New Jersey before last season: the goalies.
With the New Jersey Devils perfect preseason in the past, the Devils are making cuts ahead of the regular season. They signed PTO Max Willman to a two-way deal and cut him along with five others. Five more cuts have to be made before the season.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
This week we reveal the second group of five on this year’s list: a goalie, three forwards and a defenseman. One player has played games for the Devils before. Another is making his debut on this last as a pick in this year’s draft.
The first five reveals of the 2023 AATJ Top 25 New Jersey Devils Under 25 list are finally here. This post reveals which players took the last five spots in this year’s list and welcomes a few new faces to the Top 25.
The doldrums of summer are here. This post covers some prospect news that may have fell through the cracks.
The New Jersey Devils added another depth forward: Tomas Nosek. He is a defensive left winger who can take and win faceoffs. This post goes over what he can do for the Devils for $1 million next season.
This morning, the New Jersey Devils added a depth center to their roster by signing Chris Tierney to a NHL minimum contract for a season. This post goes over his career so far and why the Devils needed a depth center.
This week, the New Jersey Devils are holding their annual Development Camp in Newark. 33 players are on the camp roster: 24 drafted or acquired prospects and 9 invited players. Learn who is on the roster and a little bit more about the invitees in this post.
The New Jersey Devils made three signings for two-way contracts primarily for their AHL affiliate, the Utica Comets: goaltender Erik Källgren, center Justin Dowling, and center Kyle Criscuolo.
In the third move of the day for GM Tom Fitzgerald, the New Jersey Devils traded a fifth round pick in 2025 to the Dallas Stars for defenseman Colin Miller. This post reacts to the deal and goes over what Miller has done in the NHL.
Qualifying offers were due by 5 PM ET today. The New Jersey Devils only made one qualifying offer to Kevin Bahl, keeping him as a RFA. They did not qualify Nathan Bastian, Michael McLeod, and Jesper Boqvist along with a bunch of Utica Comets. This post is a reaction to the news.
2023 NHL Draft: Tom Fitzgerald and Devils Trade 218th Overall Pick to David Poile’s Predators for 2024 7th Rounder
In an act to honor long-time Nashville Predators GM David Poile, Tom Fitzgerald - the first captain of Nasvhille’s history - traded the Devils’ last pick so Poile could make a final selection.
At 186th overall in the sixth round of the 2023 NHL Draft, the New Jersey Devils drafted defenseman Daniil Karpovich of Avto from the MHL. He was a top scoring defenseman in his league, he is large, and he may be ready for tougher competition. Learn more about the player with this post.
Cole Brown is described as a power forward, and is expected to grow into a large 6’2" frame.
At 154th overall in the fifth round of the 2023 NHL Draft, the New Jersey Devils drafted defenseman Chase Cheslock. He played for four teams in 2022-23, mostly with Rogers High School in Minnesota. Learn more about the player with this post.
In the late fourth round, Tom Fitzgerald took Cam Squires from the Cape Breton Eagles of the QMJHL.
With their first pick of the second day of the 2023 NHL Draft, the New Jersey Devils selected Porin Ässät winger Lenni Hämeenaho of Liiga at 58th overall. This post is a quick reaction to the selection of a safe, professional winger out of Finland.
Timo Meier has been re-signed by the New Jersey Devils with an eight-season contract worth $70.4 million. This post is a reaction to the news, praising Fitzgerald for locking up Meier for a cap hit less than $9 million and explaining how good is Timo Meier.
The New Jersey Devils traded pending RFA winger Yegor Sharangovich and Calgary’s third round pick in 2023 to the Calgary Flames for right winger Tyler Toffoli. This late post about the trade highlights that Toffoli is a really good hockey player and the deal to get him was excellent.
Mackenzie Blackwood is no longer with the New Jersey Devils. The 26-year old goalie has been sent to the San Jose Sharks in exchange for a sixth round pick per Kevin Weekes. This post is a reaction to the trade.