Devils sign free agent Lovejoy, re-sign 3 others

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) The New Jersey Devils have signed free agent defenseman Ben Lovejoy to an $8 million, three-year deal and re-signed defenseman Jon Merrill and forwards Beau Bennett and Devante Smith-Pelley. General manager Ray Shero announced the deals on Friday as the NHL opened its free agency period. Lovejoy will count $2.67 million against the salary cap through the 2018...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Devils sign Lovejoy to $8 million, 3-year deal

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) The New Jersey Devils have signed defenseman Ben Lovejoy to an $8 million, three-year deal. General manager Ray Shero announced the deal about an hour into the start of the NHL free agency period. Lovejoy will count $2.67 million against the salary cap through the 2018-19 season. He'll make $2.5 million next season and in 2017-18 and $2.75 million in the final...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Roman Polak continues to have rough series for Sharks

Roman Polak continues to have a rough series for the San Jose Sharks. The defenseman was partially responsible for the first goal scored by Pittsburgh in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final on Saturday as Ben Lovejoy’s shot deflected off him and made its way past Martin Jones to put the Penguins up 1-0.   You may also recall that Polak made a critical error in Game 2 as well...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Penguins D Ben Lovejoy out indefinitely with upper-body injury

PITTSBURGH —The Pittsburgh Penguins will have to continue their playoff push without veteran defenseman Ben Lovejoy.Coach Mike Sullivan said Tuesday that Lovejoy is dealing with a "long-term" upper body injury and is out indefinitely. The 32-year-old Lovejoy left last Saturday's loss to Tampa Bay midway through the second period following a collision with Lightning forward J.T...
Via Associated Press
February 23, 2016  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Paul Steigerwald unintentionally jobs Ben Lovejoy

This is how a conversation would go if you had a friend that loved Ben Lovejoy: Bob Errey: Ben Lovejoy has had a really good game here tonight. Paul Steigerwald: Pardon me…Who’s having a really good game? Bob Errey: Ben Lovejoy. Paul Steigerwald:..**reads commercial**
Via The Pensblog
February 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Season Preview: Ben Lovejoy – Joe vs The Volcano

Ben Lovejoy as a Tom Hanks movie In this version, Lovejoy actually jumps into the volcano. Last Season Recap PITTSBURGH, PA – MARCH 29: Ben Lovejoy #12 of the Pittsburgh Penguins looks on against the San Jose Sharks at Consol Energy Center on March 29, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Matt Kincaid/Getty Images) It isn’t Ben Lovejoy’s fault he has become a...
Via The Pensblog
October 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Penguins' Lovejoy eyes fresh start after team's quick exit

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Ben Lovejoy wasn't interested in rehashing his team's abrupt end to last season.In fact, Lovejoy admitted that he spent three weeks this summer in New Hampshire just letting both his mind and body heal as he did his best to remove himself from last season's first-round loss to the New York Rangers. While intent on focusing on the Penguins' upcoming...
Via FOX Sports
September 08, 2015  |  Discuss

The Ben Lovejoy Powerball – 3.9.15

How to play: 1. Download our Pensblog App. And send us your guess for the time and period Ben LoveJoy will score a goal. The guess can only be submitted via our app. 2. Entry to the game is $1, and can be purchased via the app. 3. The format, based on the picture below is as follows: 13:51, 2nd per. Using this screenshot, the goal is scored at 13:51 of the second period...
Via The Pensblog
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Lovejoy's two goals power Ducks past Oilers

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Ben Lovejoy's good luck charm hasn't been in the world for more than a few days but her presence was still felt at the Honda Center Friday night. The Ducks' defenseman scored two goals - both nearly identical shots - to help the lead the streaking Ducks over the Oilers, 5-2. After making the defensive play of the game in a win over the Sharks Tuesday only hours...
Via Fox Sports San Diego
January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

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