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Rangers Entering Rare Air

Win a game with a lead in a series? Check. Win a Game 2 in any series? Done. Did Nash start scoring again? Yup. How about that power play? Enflammé. Life is good in Rangerland right now. No more worries about Lundqvist’s history in Montreal after stunning performances in Games 1 & 2. No more comparisons to 1979 coming from the Montreal media and fans. McDonagh’s six points...
Via NY Rangers Blog
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Who comes back to the Devils roster in 2014-15?

At the start of this offseason, the Devils were looking at a roster with eight unrestricted free agents that would be poised to hit the market place on July 1st. As we learned a few days ago, Jaromir Jagr would be the first of those aforementioned UFAs to return to the Devils next season, but who else will be following suit?   Forwards First up, we have four Devils forwards...
Via Puckrant.com
May 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Devils have the ideal recruiter in Stephen Gionta if they pursue older brother Brian

The Devils will not be targeting a shootout specialist this summer, but that doesn’t mean they won’t be shopping for some offensive help. And if general manager Lou Lamoriello remains true to form, he just might inquire about bringing right winger Brian Gionta back to New Jersey. Lamoriello said despite the organization’s reputation for thinking defense first, he has always...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Game 63 Recap: Late Tip Equals Devils Win

Today is the day we find out whether or not Martin Brodeur will finish out his contract with the New Jersey Devils or get moved to another team to finish out that contract and if he ends up moving to a different team, then we watched Brodeur play his last game as a Devil against the team he got his first cup against. Marty played a decent game but he was lucky to get the win in regulation...
Via Running With The Devils
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Game 63 Recap: Late Tip Equals Devils Win

Today is the day we find out whether or not Martin Brodeur will finish out his contract with the New Jersey Devils or get moved to another team to finish out that contract and if he ends up moving to a different team, then we watched Brodeur play his last game as a Devil against the team he got his first cup against. Marty played a decent game but he was lucky to get the win in regulation...
Via Running With The Devils
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Martin Brodeur plays it straight as trade rumors swirl

You looked down at the ice for one final time watching to see if there would be anything different about the way Martin Brodeur would respond to this victory, watched to see if the goaltender would do anything special on his way to the locker room after being congratulated at the Rock by teammates named Mark Fayne, Jaromir Jagr and Stephen Gionta the way he was so many times at the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Red Wings-Devils quick take: mistakes doom Wings against trappy Devils

What a ******, ****** game. The Red Wings gave up a goal on the first shift and the next-to-last shift, and that was more than enough to cede two points in a "four-point game" against the Devils, who prevailed 4-3 over Detroit thanks to an Adam Henrique goal 27 seconds into the 1st, a Stephen Gionta game with 47 seconds left in the 3rd... And awful, awful defense in...
Via Kukla's Korner
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Red Wings fall to Devils

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- Martin Brodeur made 20 saves in what might have been his last game with the Devils, and Stephen Gionta scored the tiebreaking goal with under 37 seconds left to lift New Jersey to a 4-3 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night. Adam Henrique, Marek Zidlicky, and Travis Zajac also had goals for the Devils (27-23-13), who closed within one point of Detroit...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Devils Forward Stephen Gionta Takes Puck To Face, Doesn’t Miss A Shift (Video)

In today’s episode of hockey players are tougher than the average human being, New New Jersey Devils forward Stephen Gionta is the star. During the second period of their game against the New York Rangers at Yankee Stadium, Mats Zuccarello‘s pass deflected off a Devils defenseman’s stick and struck Gionta in the face. The Devils forward immediately fell to the ice, clutched...
Via NESN.com
January 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Jagr sets up 2 goals to lead Devils over Caps

Jaromir Jagr set up two goals and tied former teammate Mario Lemiuex for 10th on the NHL's career assists list as the New Jersey Devils beat Washington 2-1, handing the fading Capitals their seventh straight loss Friday night. Stephen Gionta and Adam Henrique scored and Cory Schneider continue his stellar play in net, stopping 30 shots to give New Jersey its second straight...
Via AP on Fox
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Kane's point streak reaches 12 games in Chicago's win vs. Devils

The Chicago Blackhawks kick-started their league-leading offense by holding on to the puck -- and shutting down New Jersey defensively. Patrick Sharp scored twice and Patrick Kane, Bryan Bickell and Nick Leddy also connected to lead Chicago to a 5-2 win over the Devils on Monday night. Stephen Gionta and Michael Ryder had goals for the Devils, whose season-high four-game point...
Via AP on Fox
December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Blackhawks too much for Devils 5-2

Patrick Sharp scored twice and Patrick Kane, Bryan Bickell and Nick Leddy also connected to lead the Chicago Blackhawks to a 5-2 win over the New Jersey Devils on Monday night. Stephen Gionta and Michael Ryder had goals for the Devils, whose season-high four-game point streak (3-0-1) ended. Kane has points in 12 straight games, matching his career high - set earlier this season...
Via AP on Fox
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Morning After Skate

Welcome to the morning after! A recap of the games from the night before and quick hit hockey news. In Case You Missed It Ottawa Senators are New Jersey Devils It wouldn’t take long for the Senators to get a power play as just over a minute into the game Devils are Zidlicky would get called for hooking Erik Karlsson. The Senators power play would lead to a short-handed goal...
Via Kukla's Korner
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Game 29: Devils Looking To Avoid a Repeat of Monday Night

The Matchup  The Montreal Canadiens (16-9-3) visit the New Jersey Devils (11-12-5) in the second game of a home and home matchup. Montreal won Monday’s game by a score of 3-2 but the Devils had their chances. Projected Lines for the Montreal Canadiens Danny Briere - Tomas Plekanec - Brian Gionta Max Pacioretty - David Desharnais - Brendan Gallagher Alex Galchenyuk...
Via Running With The Devils
December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Seth Helgeson up on emergency recall; Stephen Gionta on IR

The Devils summoned defenseman Seth Helgeson from Albany (AHL) on emergency recall Wednesday and placed center Stephen Gionta (right ankle) on injured reserve retroactive to Nov. 23. Defenseman Adam Larsson remains sidelined with a lower body injury. "Larsson is out. He will not be skating," general manager Lou Lamoriello said. "It should not be long term."...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Devils’ Stephen Gionta re-injures ankle; hopes to play vs. Ducks

Center Stephen Gionta of the Devils had to leave practice yesterday (Tuesday) due to re-injuring his ankle. The hope is he will still be able to play tonight against the Anaheim Ducks. When he made a quick cut to keep up with defenseman Adam Larsson, he hurt is ankle. He went down to the ice and got up slowly, then went straight to the dressing room. Larsson was at the right point...
Via NHL Injury News
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Devils’ Stephen Gionta re-injures ankle; hopes to play vs. Ducks

Center Stephen Gionta of the Devils had to leave practice yesterday (Tuesday) due to re-injuring his ankle. The hope is he will still be able to play tonight against the Anaheim Ducks. When he made a quick cut to keep up with defenseman Adam Larsson, he hurt is ankle. He went down to the ice and got up slowly, then went straight to the dressing room. Larsson was at the right point...
Via Sports Injury Alert
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Devils ready to renew rivalry with Rangers

The Devils will dress the same lineup for tonight’s game against the Rangers at Madison Square Garden as they used in Sunday’s 5-0 win over Nashville with defenseman Mark Fayne as the lone healthy scratch. Left wing Patrik Elias remains out with back spasms and center Stephen Gionta remains out with a sore right ankle. Devils coach Pete DeBoer said he saw Gionta this morning...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Devils’ Stephen Gionta day-to-day with sore foot

New Jersey Devils forward Stephen Gionta is out day-to-day with a sore foot, as reported by Tom Gulitti of the Bergen Record. Gionta got tangled up and fell into the boards feet-first during Friday’s game against the Toronto Maple Leafs. He left the game because he rolled his ankle and didn’t return. He was not on the ice for the Devils’ morning skate Sunday. Through 16 games...
Via Sports Injury Alert
November 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Devils' Stephen Gionta hurt right ankle crashing into boards

Stephen Gionta went skates-first into the boards on a Dion Phaneuf check with 6:44 remaining in the second period Friday night. The Devils’ center stayed down and then rose very slowly before being helped off the ice by Anton Volchenkov and trainer Rich Stinziano. Gionta did return early in the third period. “Feet first. I kind of rolled the (right) ankle going in,” Gionta...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Winnipeg Jets: Mark Scheifele trips himself and Gionta goes to the box

I have seen some horrible officiating, but this one really takes the cake. As you can see from the video, Jets forward Mark Scheifele actually trips himself and the ref assesses Stephen Gionta a two minute minor for tripping. I do expect the NHL officials to do a better job.
Via Goon's World
October 13, 2013  |  Discuss

23 Man Roster Set, Kind of...

Elias placed on IR to help NJ get down to 23 on the active roster but I would expect him to miss the opener on Thursday The Devils trimmed their roster to 23 players by the 5pm deadline in a way that no one really expected. Patrik Elias was placed on injured reserve retroactive to last Tuesday and Mattias Tedenby was placed on the non-roster injured reserve which brought...
Via Running With The Devils
October 01, 2013  |  Discuss

USA Defeats Russia 8-3 In WC Quarter-Final Game

from Risto Pakarinen at IIHF.com, Craig Smith had five assists, while team captain Paul Stastny scored two and added two assists, and John Gibson made 31 saves for the Americans. The 19-year-old, who led the U.S. to World Junior gold in January, came to Helsinki with only one professional game (for the AHL’s Norfolk Admirals) under his belt. Alexander Ovechkin, who arrived...
Via Kukla's Korner
May 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Bill Meltzer: Meltzer's Musings: Worlds Update, Bobrovsky and the Flyers

THURSDAY ROUNDUP: FLYERS AT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS Yesterday's Results * Team USA (3-1-0) put in an outstanding 60-minute performance to down tournament co-host Team Finland (3-1-0) by a 4-1 score at Helsinki's Hartwall Arena. Craig Smith tallied a hat trick for the Americans, while Stephen Gionta scored a beautiful goal that put a 3-1 stranglehold on the game after it...
Via HockeyBuzz
May 09, 2013  |  Discuss

US coasts past France 4-2

The United States beat France 4-2 Saturday to take the lead in its group at the ice hockey world championships. Stephen Gionta and Bobby Butler gave the Americans a 2-0 lead in the first period, and captain Paul Stastny and David Moss added goals in the third. Kevin Hecquefeuille scored first for France in the second period and Yorick Treille added a late goal. American goaltender...
Via AP on Fox
May 04, 2013  |  Discuss
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