Found April 13, 2013 on Puck Drunk Love:
It's understandable when goaltenders get frustrated because no one is clearing the crease for them. When an opposing team's forward parks themselves right in front of your goalie, you're supposed to move that player -- and don't be surprised if the goaltender goes ahead and does it for you if you don't. Craig Anderson found himself in that position Friday night against the New Jersey Devils, with Adam Henrique blocking his view. Anderson cleared his line of sight, but probably not in the most appropriate way possible: Ow. No call was made on that play, despite the fact that high-sticking with the butt-end of your stick like that is a misconduct. It was a pretty subtle jab, and no one expects a goaltender to be the one to do it either, so it makes sense that it flew under the radar of the refs. Now that everyone else has seen it, will Anderson get a call from the department of player safety? Who the heck knows. Taylor Hall didn't for his lumberj...

Roger Mussa: Are the NJ Devils the Calgary of the East??? No, they will not flame!

Follow me @NJDAdvocate Has the New Jersey Devils, and Uncle Lou, lost their way? Is it time to rebuild? After reading a very good article by Damien Cox (see here: ) I thought Id share some of my thoughts. There has been debate, for years, that Uncle Lou and the Devils should...

The Devils Way Going Away

from Damien Cox of the Toronto Star, Lamoriello’s team is now 10th in the East and has lost eight in a row, the 40-year-old Brodeur hasn’t won a game since March 15, Ilya Kovalchuk can’t get healthy and defenceman Anton Volchenkov was sat down for four games on Thursday for elbowing Brad Marchand. Suddenly, this is starting to look a little like Calgary East, a situation...

You Make The Call, Did Craig Anderson Butt-End Adam Henrique?

from Brian Stubits of Eye On Hockey, As part of a chaotic sequence around the Senators' net on Friday night, Anderson was peering into the corner following the puck while Henrique was skating right next to him. Slyly, Anderson stuck out his stick and, with the butt end, caught the face of Henrique. At the same time, David Clarkson and Zack Smith were having a fight...

Todd Cordell: New Jersey Devils Down But Not Out After Shutout Loss to The Senators

Follow Todd on Twitter @ToddCordell. The New Jersey Devils put together arguably their best and most complete game of the season against the Ottawa Senators and were rewarded with an all too familiar result since Ilya Kovalchuk went down: a loss. While the Devils still can make the playoffs if they can put together five, six, or even seven wins in their last seven games, the...

Todd Cordell: NHL Gameday Preview: Ottawa Senators @ New Jersey Devils - Game 41

Follow Todd on Twitter @ToddCordell. Match-up - Ottawa Senators (20-14-6) @ New Jersey Devils (15-15-10) Road/Home records - 7-11-3 -------------- 10-8-2 TV - SNET-E, TVA, MSG Plus Puck drop - 7:00 PM ET Season series - Senators lead 2-0 Last 10: Senators 5-5-0 / Devils 2-4-4 Projected starting goalies - Craig Anderson (OTT) vs. Martin Brodeur (NJ) Battle of the stats...
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