Martin Brodeur knows whose Devils' jersey should be retired next (hint: he's still playing)

Yes, the Devils built their team around defense, but Patrik Elias was a key two-way player for 20 years and counting. Watch video NEWARK -- It could be a while before the Devils have another ceremony like the one on Tuesday night, when all the greats from franchise history gather to hang No. 30 in the Prudential Center rafters...
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Gameday Thread: Rangers @ New Jersey

The New York Rangers (27-17-5) return to action against the New Jersey Devils (25-20-5) at the Prudential Center tonight starting at 7:00 pm. For a preview, click here. TV: MSG2 Radio: 570 AM Rangers Game Notes Probable line-up:  Miller-Brassard-Fast Kreider-Stepan-Zuccarello Lindberg-Hayes-Stalberg Glass-Moore-Paille McDonagh-Girardi Staal-Boyle Yandle-Klein Goalie match-up...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Devils' Elias has right knee surgery, out indefinitely

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) New Jersey Devils forward Patrik Elias has had surgery on his right knee. General manager Ray Shero announced on Tuesday that Elias has an arthroscopic procedure done at the Cleveland Clinic by Dr. Anthony Miniaci. Shero said Elias will be out indefinitely, but the team is optimistic that he will return this season. The team said Elias will be unavailable to...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Injury Ridden Devils Suffer

Embed from Getty Images At this point in the season the Devils are injury ridden and it’s become one of their major issues. Currently they have five guys on injured reserve that includes Patrik Elias, Jacob Josefson, Tuomo Ruutu, Mike Cammalleri and Ryane Clowe. (Ryane Clowe doesn’t necessarily count because he’s retiring at the end of the season he’s been on IR the...
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January 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Bruins Vs. Devils Odds: Boston Slight Road Favorites In New Jersey

The Boston Bruins will be looking for just their second win in their past seven outings when they kick off a five-game road trip on Friday with a visit to New Jersey, taking on the Devils as slim -115 betting favorites at sportsbooks monitored by It was a less than happy holiday for the Bruins, who have dropped five of their last six games, getting outscored by a combined...
January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

A Perfect Comeback

View image | Not only for Patrik Elias but also for the Devils. The Devils have faced some of the toughest teams in the league. Including the Montreal Canadiens. Patrik Elias made his official season debut on November 25th when the Devils played the Columbus Blue Jackets at home. They lost the game 2-1 in regulation. Their only goal was scored in the second period...
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December 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Devils' Elias inching closer to making season debut

New Jersey Devils veteran forward Patrik Elias feels he's ready to make his season debut. Bruce Bennett Getty ImagesThe New Jersey Devils could see a familiar face make his season debut on Wednesday.Veteran left wing Patrik Elias declared himself ready to return to the lineup and could see his first game action when the Devils face the Metropolitan Division-rival Columbus Blue Jackets...
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November 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Devils Game Changers So Far This Season

View image | With Patrik Elias on injured reserve someone needed to step up and take his place as a leader. Who? Maybe Kyle Palmieri? Even though Elias is irreplaceable, Palmieri has been filling in the gaps. He plays with the style that Hynes has been looking for “Fast. Attacking. Supportive.” so far he has four goals and six assists adding up to ten points...
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November 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Devils Preseason: 5 Game Overview and Player Analysis

The Devils are now 1-4 (W-L) after 5 games. They have 2 more games left both against the Flyers.  The Devils have been missing one of the most significant people in their line-up, Patrik Elias. He’s out on a knee injury and will more than likely miss the season opener. Bryce Salvador is also missing the season because he announced his retirement during the off-season along side...
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October 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Devils' Elias to begin season on injured reserve

New Jersey Devils veteran left wing Patrik Elias will begin the season on injured reserve, coach John Hynes told Rich Chere of is not immediately known how long the 39-year-old Elias will be sidelined with the sore right knee that he has been nursing since the beginning of training camp."Elias is still in the same situation right now. No progress. Indefinite right...
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October 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Devils' Elias to miss remainder of preseason, opener 'still to be decided'

New Jersey Devils veteran forward Patrik Elias' availability for the season opener is in question as he nurses a sore right knee.Devils coach John Hynes told the Bergen Record that the 39-year-old Elias will not play in the preseason, but stopped short of ruling him out in the season opener against the Winnipeg Jets on Oct. 9."That's still to be decided," Hynes told the newspaper...
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September 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Devils' Elias nursing right knee 'issue'

The New Jersey Devils opened their training camp on Friday with a few familiar faces being reduced to the role of spectators.Veteran Patrik Elias, who has been nursing a right knee injury, joined fellow forward Reid Boucher (concussion) in the stands as they watched their teammates compete in a scrimmage."Patrik has been having an issue with his right knee over the last week," New...
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September 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Lou Lamoriello and the Leafs

By Brian Maehl In a relatively quiet summer of NHL player news, Toronto’s administration has made perhaps some of the most buzz-worthy changes. While trading scorer Phil Kessel and hiring coach Mike Babcock have been been substantial moves, it is the hire of general manager Lou Lamoriello that should have the most impact on the direction of the franchise. Lamoriello’s successes...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Devils name Ray Shero general manager

The New Jersey Devils announced Monday that Ray Shero will be the new general manager. The announcement was made by team president Lou Lamoriello, who had served as GM since 1987. “Ray is well respected throughout the hockey industry and knows what it takes to win,” Lamoriello said in comments tweeted by the Devils. “His 22 seasons of NHL front-office experience will be beneficial...
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May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Devils edge Canadiens in shootout to snap 6-game skid

  Jacob Josefson and Patrik Elias scored in the shootout and the New Jersey Devils snapped a season-high six-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Friday night. Stefan Matteau and Reid Boucher, who were called up from the minors last month for a look-see with the Devils out of the playoff chase, scored for New Jersey and rookie goaltender Keith Kinkaid...
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April 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Josefson, Elias score in shootout, Devils snap 6-game skid

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) Jacob Josefson and Patrik Elias scored in the shootout and the New Jersey Devils snapped a season-high six-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Friday night. Stefan Matteau and Reid Boucher, who were called up from the minors last month for a look-see with the Devils out of the playoff chase, scored for New Jersey and rookie goaltender...
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April 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Staal, Faulk score in 3rd, lead Hurricanes past Devils

  Eric Staal and Justin Faulk scored in the third period, and Carolina beat New Jersey 3-1 on Saturday night. Patrik Elias gave New Jersey a 1-0 lead midway through the first period, but the Hurricanes tied it late in the second. Chris Terry scored on a rising shot from inside the right circle that caught the upper far corner. It came with 1:27 left in the period and was Terry's...
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March 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Disgruntled Patrik Elias

We don’t doubt that Patrik Elias will some day have his number in the rafters along side Stevens, Daneyko, Niedermayer and (someday soon) Brodeur. But that doesn’t mean we can’t make him the subject of our “Just Shut Up” award this week. “If they want to play me on the fourth line, I’m not willing to do that,” Elias told NJ Advance Media. “ Elias is finishing off...
Via Running With The Devils
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Devils snap 4-game losing streak, beat struggling Sabres via shootout

  Scott Gomez and Jacob Josefson scored in the shootout and Cory Schneider saved both Buffalo attempts as the New Jersey Devils snapped a four-game losing streak with a 2-1 victory over the woeful Sabres on Tuesday night. Patrik Elias scored for the Devils in the first period and Schneider finished with 24 saves as New Jersey ended a season-tying skid. Tyler Ennis tallied in the...
Via AP on Fox
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

New Jersey Devils: Giving fans something to cheer about

Ever since coming back from the all star break the New Jersey Devils have sparked a bit of a surge. The Devils opened up a five game stretch with four wins and one overtime loss. The wins came thanks mostly to goaltender Cory Schneider who gave up a total of just four goals in those four wins. Schneider only gave up one goal in their only loss during that stretch in regulation, but...
February 09, 2015  |  Discuss

A milestone three-peat: Patrik Elias notches 400th goal

After spending his entire 18-year career in New Jersey, the Devils forward has tallied his 400th career goal, 600th assist and 1,000th point this season. The post A milestone three-peat: Patrik Elias notches 400th goal appeared first on Along the Boards.
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February 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Devils’ Patrik Elias Becomes 91st NHL Player To Score 400 Goals (Video)

New Jersey Devils forward Patrik Elias has been one of the most under-appreciated players in the NHL over the last 15 years. On Friday night, he reached a special milestone. Elias became the 91st player in NHL history to reach the 400 goals scored mark. His 400th tally was scored in the second period of New Jersey’s 4-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs. Elias beat Leafs goaltender...
February 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Elias scores 400th to help Devils deal Maple Leafs 11th loss in row

  Patrik Elias scored his 400th career goal and the New Jersey Devils sent the Toronto Maple Leafs to a franchise-record 11th straight loss, 4-1 Friday night. Cory Schneider had 33 saves, giving up a third-period power-play goal to Tyler Bozak. Tuomo Ruutu, Steve Bernier and Jaromir Jagr also scored as the streaking Devils won their third straight for the first time since the start...
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February 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Key Observations Heading into Game 49 Between the Devils and Penguins

By Annie Shean (@JustPuckIt) The Penguins are coming off a 4-0 loss to the Washington Capitals on Wednesday Night, which was best summed up in Meesh’s Postgame Thoughts where he stated the players looked lifeless. The team has 62 points and is currently ranked 5th in the Eastern Conference and 2nd in the metro division. If the Penguins expect to move up in the standings, they...
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January 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Devils score late in 3rd, get win over Maple Leafs via shotout

  Jacob Josefson and Patrik Elias scored in the shootout and the New Jersey Devils rallied late to beat Toronto 2-1 on Wednesday night, extending the Maple Leafs' losing streak to a season-high seven games. Cory Schneider made 29 saves through overtime and handled both Toronto shootout attempts as the Devils won for the fifth time in eight games (5-2-1). Defenseman Adam Larsson...
Via AP on Fox
January 28, 2015  |  Discuss
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