Found June 17, 2012 on HockeyBuzz:
We are just five days away from the first round of the NHL draft, where the Devils will pick 29th overall. Here are some notes on the upcoming draft, and other Devils related topics. - I touched on some potential draft candidates for the Devils with their 29th overall pick the other day, which you can read here, but I have yet to touch on some sleepers who could very well end up being drafted b...

Devils fan falls victim to coworker prank

This is a great prank. Chris is a New Jersey Devils fan, who is surely still coping with the disappointment of his team getting spanked by the LA Kings in the Stanley Cup Final. Chris works in an office with some pretty awesome coworkers who decided to give his desk a makeover when he went on vacation. These guys went all out, covering every inch of his cubicle in Kings paraphernalia...

Can the Devils afford Zach Parise?

Zach Parise wants to remain with the New Jersey Devils. And the Devils franchise really, really wants to keep him.Can the Devils make this happen?Sure, but it will definitely not be easy. Consider all the variables: The Devils haven’t been able to pay their bills despite the team's on-ice success. A hockey-loving billionaire with deep pockets doesn’t own this team. The lead...

NHL plans to take Devils from owner

Hockey is getting ready to freeze out New Jersey Devils owner Jeff Vanderbeek. NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman is preparing to take control of the money-losing hockey franchise in the event Vanderbeek fails to refinance the Devils' debt before a looming Aug. 14 deadline. In recent days, the commissioner's office has told potential suitors to be ready in case he moves on the...

Kings fan takes out classified ad to mock New Jersey Devils

This “announcement” was placed in today’s Star-Ledger. And the picture, it comes courtesy of Getty’s Mark Fischel. So if you’re keeping score at home let’s recap. Today alone we’ve had word that the NHL is planning to take over the Devils, though the NHL denies it, and now a Kings fan was able to place an ad in New Jersey’s local paper mocking the hometown hockey...

Report: NHL Making Plans to Take Control of New Jersey Devils if Debt Not Paid

The Cinderella story almost came through for the New Jersey Devils. But now, instead of a Stanley Cup win and the proceeds from a great postseason run bailing out the financially struggling franchise, the NHL appears to be poised to take over the club, the New York Post reports. If Devils owner Jeff Vanderbeek can't refinance the team's debt before Aug. 14, the league will...

NHL reportedly planning to take control of the New Jersey Devils

Despite a run to the Stanley Cup Finals, the New Jersey Devils are losing money. Which probably explains their change in stance on opposing teams buying tickets for games in the Prudential Center earlier this season. Owner Jeff Vanderbeek is reportedly in the final stages of a deal for a majority stake in the team that would help pay some of $77 million in past due debt, but according...

Devils Fan's Desk Spitefully Turned Into Kings Central By Co-Workers

Courtesy of our good friend at The Royal Half, we bring you video of a Devils fan's worst nightmare, save for Zach Parise in Broadway blue. This unlucky soul, Chris, as we know him for now, had the displeasure of coming back from vacation to find his cubicle spectacularly decked out in Kings gear: Now, it probably stands to reason that Chris threw a few playful jabs around...

Surprise! NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly denies reported NHL takeover of Devils

Early this morning, the New York Post’s Josh Koshan claimed that the NHL will be taking over the New Jersey Devils in order to ensure that the Devils will make the $77 million payment the team has to pay to help defray the $200 million in arena debt the franchise is saddled with. Not surprisingly, USA Today’s Kevin Allen received a, “No way, we’re not doing that at all...

NHL planning to takeover the Devils?

Despite their run to the Stanley Cup Finals, the Devils and their owner Jeff Vanderbeek are having financial problems, and a league takeover of the team could be in its future. 

Vacationing NJ Devils Fan will be Given a Kings Welcome Upon Return

'Chris' is apparently a big New Jersey Devils fan. And he's on vacation. And he works at a company that has no problem with his co-workers turning his cubicle into an LA Kings shrine. The paper... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Todd Cordell: Rick Nash likely to end up in New York + 5 New Jersey Devils thoughts

The NHL draft is just days away and free agency will open up soon after that. Here are some notes on the possibility of Rick Nash being traded to a New Jersey Devils division rival plus five thoughts. - Columbus Blue Jackets beat writer Aaron Portzline, who does great work for the Columbus Dispatch, has been reporting that he expects Blue Jackets Captain Rick Nash to be moved...

Goalies—looking past, up, and forward

The Stanley Cup is about to head out on its Summer tour, so it’s time to take a look at what else is going on. Not that there isn’t hockey to be had, it’s just the emphasis has shifted to the back office, where the deals are already starting to take place. But first—Martin Brodeur. If anyone had asked back in November if Brodeur was going to be playing past April, the...
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