Found December 05, 2011 on
Team practices in New Jersey today
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
In the few games that Ilya Kovalchuk played in Philips Arena as a visitor after the Thrashers traded him in February 2010 to New Jersey, it was common for fans to shower him with boos every time he touched the puck.
Who knew that when the Thrashers moved to Winnipeg this past offseason that that tradition would seemingly travel with them.
When New Jersey played at the MTS Centre...
With the loss to the Winnipeg Jets last night the Devils have now lost four consecutive games and five of the last seven. That's certainly not what Pete DeBoer and the Devils were hoping for in what was deemed as a 'soft spot' in their schedule. Here are some thoughts and observations on the Devils and other NHL teams as well as notes on the latest rumors around the NHL...
Devils' losing streak now at a season-high four games
Brodeur gets the nod Tuesday vs. Leafs.
Martin Brodeur will start Tuesday when the Devils try to snap a four-game skid with a visit...
Yesterday, the NHL Board of Governors approved a new league alignment that will eliminate the current format of two conferences and six divisions and implement a new four conference league. The four new groups will have either seven or eight teams in each, and will eventually be named after former NHL players.
Not much will change for the New Jersey Devils, as the entire Atlantic...
Goalie says he wouldn't prefer to move on from New Jersey
Suggests he may be one reason the franchise moved from Atlanta
I know the truth...
Don't ask me how I know or why I know. I suspect Brendan Shanahan will be jumping through my front window any minute now holding a Mark XIX Desert Eagle and a warrant for my capture. Anything to silence THE TRUTH. It's fairly obvious when you think about it.
The NHL is about to expand to 32 teams.
Everyone loves expansion. Well, it will water...
Watch It: MSG Listen To It: 660 AM
The Last 10 Games: New Jersey is 4-6-0 (and falling) while the Leafs are 5-4-1
Season Series: Toronto leads 1-0 after beating NJ 5-3 on Nov 2nd
Know Your Enemy: Puckin Eh
What We Think of the Leafs: There is only one original six team I can’t stand and that is not the Toronto Maple Leafs so hats off to them for the season...
Matchup- Devils (12-12-1 - 25 points) @ Maple Leafs ( - points)
TV - MSG, SNET-O
Puck drop - 7:00 PM ET
Last 5: Devils 1-4-0 / Maple Leafs 3-2-0
Last 10: Devils 4-6-0 / Maple Leafs 5-4-1
Projected starting goalies - Martin Brodeur (NJ) vs. James Reimer (TOR)
Battle of the stats
Goals for/against per game
Toronto - 3.11 / 3.18
New Jersey - 2.28 / 2.84
May have suffered chest distress on hit from Arturs Kulda
“They should support me, maybe I’m one of the reasons they moved here.”
-Ilya Kovalchuk of the New Jersey Devils, responding to the Winnipeg fans who booed him tonight. More on the Devils from Rich Chere of the Star-Ledger.
Joffrey Lupul registered a hat trick for the Toronto Maple Leafs the last time they played the New Jersey Devils. The Leafs are counting on Lupul to break out again when they host the Devils tonight at Air Canada Centre.