Lou Lamoriello and Tradition’s Place in Hockey

Every day, the hockey world changes. Even if it's just a little bit. Between jersey additions, new logos, teams making trades and rules being modified, the NHL is constantly going at a mile a minute. However, even in today's fast-paced hockey world, some traditions are still able to stand the test of time. One of … Continue reading Lou Lamoriello and Tradition’s Place in Hockey

An Ode to Taylor Hall

For Taylor Hall, it's been a long road to his first playoff appearance. With his New Jersey Devils being eliminated from the playoffs by the Tampa Bay Lightning in five games on Saturday night, we decided to take a look back at how he got here, and why he deserves all of the praise he … Continue reading An Ode to Taylor Hall

Puck It Up’s Hart Trophy Picks

Every year the Hart trophy by definition goes to the most valuable player to their team as deemed by the Professional Hockey Writers' Association. This season has the largest pool of potential nominees than what we have seen in past seasons.  Here are our picks for the Hart trophy: Jen’s Pick: Taylor Hall Every year, the … Continue reading Puck It Up’s Hart Trophy Picks

Will the Devils make the playoffs?

The New Jersey Devils are in a tight playoff race. They're competing for a wildcard spot or potentially the third (maybe even second) in the Metropolitan Division against the Pittsburgh Penguins, Philadelphia Flyers, and Columbus Blue Jackets. The Florida Panthers were also vying for a spot but they've dropped back a bit in the standings. … Continue reading Will the Devils make the playoffs?

Will Sergei Brylin Join the Devils’ Rafters?

As all New Jersey Devils fans know, Patrik Elias is going to be the fifth New Jersey Devil to have his number retired, which will occur on February 24th against the New York Islanders. There’s no question this is an extremely well-deserved honor, considering how Elias is widely considered the greatest forward in franchise history. … Continue reading Will Sergei Brylin Join the Devils’ Rafters?

Weekend Update: I Do’s, Detroit Don’ts

Week 9: November 27 – December 3, 2017 End of an eraLate this week, the New Jersey Devils traded Adam Henrique, Joseph Blandisi, and a third-round 2018 draft pick to the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for Sami Vatanenand a conditional draft pick. The trade shook the world of Devils fans, considering the legacy that Henrique … Continue reading Weekend Update: I Do’s, Detroit Don’ts

Trade Robbery? Or Addressing Issues?

New Jersey Devils have traded forwards Adam Henrique, Joseph Blandisi and a 2018 third-round draft pick to the Anaheim Ducks for defenseman Sami Vatanen and a conditional draft pick. The conditions of the pick are if Henrique re-signs before the 2019 NHL Draft, Devils get Ducks' 2019 third round pick, if he re-signs after the draft, Devils … Continue reading Trade Robbery? Or Addressing Issues?