The Miami Herald
Chip Scoggins: Wild's fate about matchups and health i 1 2 and luck
If playoff seedings matter, the Minnesota Wild technically begins its first-round series against the Colorado Avalanche as an underdog.
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
Martin Brodeur's return one of many questions for Devils
The Devils gathered at Prudential Center on Monday morning for their end-of-season team photo and then headed off into a long summer of uncertainty.
VOTE: Devils announced Pete DeBoer is returning as coach next season; right call?
Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello called a news conference after the first period of Sunday's season finale to announce head coach "Pete DeBoer is under contract for next year, he has been under contract for next year and will be coaching next year."
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Lamoriello: We're here to win Cup, not just make playoffs
The New Jersey Devils used to be a juggernaut, but this will be the third time in four seasons that they have fallen short of the playoffs.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
NHL playoff picture: Boston Bruins' first-round opponent looking ...
The Minnesota Wild's Zach Parise and the Boston Bruins' Reilly Smith battle for the puck in the second period at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, Minn., on Tuesday, April 8, 2014.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Anchorage Daily News
Mark Giordano scored for Calgary, which improved to 34-38-7. The Flames are 16-20-4 on the road this season.
Lansing State Journal
Calgary Flames need just one goal to beat Devils
Karri Ramo made 31 saves to record his second NHL shutout as the Calgary Flames topped the New Jersey Devils 1-0 on Monday night.
New Jersey Devils' Playoff Hopes Spoiled by Calgary Flames' Karri Ramo
Statistically they haven't been officially eliminated from the playoffs, but with only four games left in the regular season and three points out of a playoff spot, their loss to the Calgary Flames feels like it sucked out any hope that the Devils will be playing in the postseason.
Wild hope Cody McCormick can provide some protection
Minnesota's Cody McCormick skates in the third period against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on March 20, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
NHL Insider: J.P. Parise gets the royal treatment
J.P. Parise, shown in 1975, reflected on the contrast between his playing days and the current players when he traveled with son Zach and his Wild teammates.
NCAA hockey: Latest renewal of Gophers-North Dakota rivalry stirs memories
University of North Dakota hockey alum Craig Perry played his final collegiate game against the Minnesota Gophers in 1986, facing 52 shots and giving up six goals.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
In Lou We Trust
A Decade of Draft Decisions: 2003-2013
Inspired by the article posted a few days ago titled "Lack of 2000's Draft Success Means a Relatively Old New Jersey Devils Team", I decided to have some fun and look at the drafts dating back to 2003, the post Stanley Cup era, and see where the Devils went wrong and some of what could have been.
VOTE: Devils close to missing playoffs again; Who do you blame? Coach, GM or players?
Pete DeBoer is 99-75-32 in three seasons as the Devils' head coach. It will take a miracle now to catch Columbus, which is five points up on them for the last Eastern Conference wild card berth with both teams' regular season down to six games.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
5 Ways the New Jersey Devils Can Make the 2014 NHL Playoffs
The teams ranked 7th-11th in the Eastern Conference are only separated by four points, which means anything can happen as the end of the regular season approaches.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Minnesota Wild: Road trip gives Zach, J.P. Parise time to bond, reminisce
J.P. Parise and his wife Donna watch their son, Zach Parise, skate against the Chicago Blackhawks during the first period of Game 4 of the first round of the Western Conference playoffs at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul on May 7, 2013.
Fantasy Hockey Scouts
Fantasy Hockey News for Tuesday
Alec Martinez has benefited from some good bounces. On the season, the 26 year-old has 11 goals .
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Travis Zajac scored the first of his career-best three goals just 12 seconds in, and the New Jersey Devils held on for a 6-3 victory over the Florida Panthers on Monday night after nearly blowing a three-goal lead Zajac opened the barrage against Dan Ellis and then netted his second midway through New Jersey's three-goal first period.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Pucks And Pitchforks
Player Report Card: Travis Zajac
The first-line centerman for the New Jersey Devils, Travis Zajac, has yet again not put up first-line numbers.
VOTE: Should Devils go after David Clarkson if Leafs buy out his contract?
We posted several stories last Sunday on Toronto Maple Leafs right wing David Clarkson's first return to New Jersey since leaving the Devils last summer.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
In Lou We Trust
Travis Zajac Finding His Form In Year One of His Deal
Travis Zajac was taking a fair amount of heat for his contract early in the season, but with a resurgence in production alongside Jagr and continued possession dominance, he is looking more like the player the player the Devils hoped he would be when they inked him to his 8-year deal.