Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 5/29/12
The NHL Stanley Cup is upon us again and again my Philadelphia Flyers will not win a Championship.  That said, I believe that for all of the lack of respect that the New Jersey Devils get at home and around North America they will again drink from Lord Stanley’s cup. The Devils though hard for me to admit have owned the Flyers for going on 15 years now and have the Cups to prove it.  They have also been the best NHL team in New York over the last 17 years as well as probably the best team in the league when compared to most teams.  Only the much hated Red Wings have more cups than the Devils in that time frame.  Since 1995 the Devils have 3 cups wins and the Red Wings have 4.  They will tie the Wings this year. But still they always seem to be second fiddle in New York.  The Rangers got all the press all season long and look what the Devils did to them.  No New York team other than the Yankees has been as successful over the last 17 years.  And the Devils have done it with a budget ...
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