Found February 07, 2012 on
Running With The Devils:
New Jersey Devils
New York Rangers
The New Jersey Devils defeated the New York Rangers in a close 1-0 game to win their fifth straight contest. Martin Brodeur was solid in net and David Clarkson scored the lone goal of the game. New Jersey racked up points 64 and 65 tonight, inching closer to the top of the Eastern Conference. Not often are hockey fans treated to the opening that this game saw. Two seconds into the game at 19:58, Brandon Prust and Mike Rupp, both of the New York Rangers, and Eric Boulton along with Cam Janssen, both of the New Jersey Devils, dropped the gloves. The game took a physical turn early, and Devils forward David Clarkson said during his first intermission interview that the scrap "set the tone" for the Devils in the first period. Both teams played superb in the first period. The Devils were skating well and connecting passes that lead to some opportunities. Clarkson scored the first (and only) goal of the game at 8:14 into the period on a beautiful pass from Zach Parise on the pow...
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
Tuesday night, the New York Rangers trailed the New Jersey Devils 1-0 in the final seconds. As the Rangers rushed Martin Brodeur's goal, Marian Gaborik crashed into the Devils goaltender while Rangers captain Ryan Callahan appeared to score the tying goal. Even though it appeared Gaborik was helped into Brodeur by Devils defenseman Anton Volchenkov, the goal was disallowed...
Martin Brodeur and the New Jersey Devils thought the officials got it just right when they waved off the potential tying goal in the closing seconds. Not surprisingly, the New York Rangers had an opposite opinion as they had trouble digesting a frustrating 1-0 loss on Tuesday night. Brodeur was at his Hall of Fame best against his and the Devils' fiercest rival and he made half...
Martin Brodeur will not be able to build on his best performance of the year on Thursday night.
Brodeur will be out against the Blues in Newark with an ankle injury suffered in Tuesday’s 1-0 win over the Rangers. Johan Hedberg will get the start against St. Louis with...
Martin Brodeur stopped 30 shots for his first shutout this season and the record 117th of his NHL career Tuesday night, and the visiting New Jersey Devils beat the Eastern Conference-leading New York Rangers, 1-0, for their fifth consecutive win. David Clarkson gave Brodeur all the offense he needed with a first-period, power-play goal.
Goalie twisted ankle against Rangers
Martin Brodeur stopped 30 shots for his first shutout of the season and the record 117th of his NHL career, and the New Jersey Devils beat the Eastern Conference-leading New York Rangers 1-0 on Tuesday night for their fifth consecutive win.
PHT: Martin Brodeur helps red-hot Devils shut out Rangers, and he gets a little help along the way.
Brodeur records first shutout of season after Rangers' goal in final seconds is disallowed
The Devils are headed to MSG tonight looking to extend their winning streak to a season-high five games. Martin Brodeur will start in goal as the Devils try to take a 2-1 lead in their...
Martin Brodeur vs. Henrik Lundqvist
Match-up- Devils (30-19-3 - 63 points) @ Rangers (33-12-5 - 71 points)
TV - MSG, MSG Plus 2
Puck drop - 7:00 PM ET
Season series - Tied at 1
Last 10: New Jersey 7-2-1 / New York (R) 6-3-1
Projected starting goalies - Martin Brodeur (NJ) vs. Henrik Lundqvist (NYR)
Battle of the stats
Goals for/against per game
New York (R) - 2.76 / 1.96
New Jersey - 2.69 / 2.81
The St. Louis Blues are in the thick of a four-team race for the Central Division crown due in part to their success against Eastern Conference foes.
Facing the surging New Jersey Devils may provide one of their toughest tests yet.
New Jersey seeks its sixth straight victory Thursday night when it hosts St. Louis, which has earned 22 of a possible 24 points against the East this...