I see your Bryce Salvador and raise you a Kevin Klein overtime snipe to win the game for the Rangers. The goal was nice and all, but good grief does Chris Kreider ever make a beautiful play all around to put it on a tee for Klein.
Just three seasons ago, the Devils set the NHL’s modern record for penalty-killing efficiency. It was the springboard for a run to the Stanley Cup Final.
After Saturday night’s loss to the San Jose Sharks in which the Devils allowed two power play goals, the PK looks ragged and coach Pete DeBoer is concerned.
“Sure. Anytime special teams are costing you points, you’re concerned...
The other day I commented on twitter that I would be happy if the Leafs signed defenseman Mike Weaver because I think he is a defensive defenseman that I think the Leafs could really use. I have thought of Mike Weaver as a premier defensive defenseman for quite some time now. I always seem to [...]
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It takes a bit of bad luck to take a puck off of your collarbone, so New Jersey Devils defenseman Bryce Salvador has to be wondering what karmic entity he managed to defy.Actually he doesn't have to look very far, as Columbus Blue Jackets' defenseman Jack Johnson appears to be his otherworldly nemesis - a Johnson one-timer breaking Salvador's foot in late October...
Per Tom Gulitti on twitter, Bryce Salvador had an MRI on his foot Monday which revealed a stress fracture that landed him on injured reserved.
The 37 year old Salvador has not been in the line up since Oct. 23 due to a death in his family. He was however put back on the active roster on Monday, but he was not at practice. The injury may now be more serious than first thought, this...
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Defenseman Bryce Salvador has been named the captain of the New Jersey Devils.
Coach Pete DeBoer announced the appointment after practice on Thursday, adding that Patrik Elias and Ilya Kovalchuk will remain the alternate captains.
Salvador replaces Zach Parise, who signed with Minnesota as a free agent after last season.
Salvador, who signed a three-year, $9.5 million pact in...
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January 17, 2013
Defenseman Bryce Salvador, a key cog in New Jersey's run to the Stanley Cup Final, re-signed with the Devils on Tuesday.
Salvador, 36, who had four goals and 14 points in the postseason after a regular season in which he failed to find the net once, received a three-year deal, worth $9.5 million.
Teamed up with Marek Zidlicky, a midseason acquisition from Minnesota, Salvador...
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July 03, 2012
The Stanley Cup playoffs usually produce a couple of unlikely heroes. Count New Jersey veteran defenseman Bryce Salvador as one.
Stuck without a goal in the regular season, Salvador has discovered a postseason scoring touch, and has been a key cog in helping the Devils reach the Eastern Conference finals for the first time since 2003.
After missing last season with an inner-ear...
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May 10, 2012
The New Jersey Devils turned up the heat and scored four third period goals to tie the Philadelphia Flyers in the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals at one game apiece. The four unanswered goals led to a 4-1 victory after sloppy play in the first period.
The Devils now drive up the Jersey Turnpike to the friendly confines of the Prudential Center— taking away the Flyers home ice...