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  1. Would we Still Stink if Penalties Weren't a Thing?Read the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | In Lou We Trust

    ... one more Jordin Tootoo than we did last year. So there's that. Another thing ... I'll say it ... I miss Anton Volchenkov . According to War on Ice, of 231 players that played at least 100 PK minutes last year, he was in the top 20 in goals against ...


  2. Fantasy hockey: Steer clear of StamkosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 27 | USA Today

    ... posting four assists with a plus-2 rating and five shots on goal over his past three games. Defenseman Anton Volchenkov 's lower-body injury has led to a chance for Bartley, and he has taken the ball and ran with it. Or taken the puck and skated ...


  3. Where are the Shots Against the New Jersey Devils Happening?Read the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | In Lou We Trust

    ... means the defense has been worse than in prior seasons. I cannot say this is a total shock. Mark Fayne and Anton Volchenkov left and the replacement plan of giving the kids a chance has yielded more shots against. Throw in forwards also declining ...


  4. Penguins' Bortuzzo faces hearing for hit on JagrRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | USA Today

    ... head of Vancouver's Zack Kassian on the 1st. Lost pay: $118,902.45. Nov. 2: Nashville Predators defenseman Anton Volchenkov was suspended for four games for an Oct. 31 illegal hit to the head that left Calgary's Michael Ferland with a concussion. ...


  5. Can the Devils (and Pete DeBoer) Survive This West Coast Swing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | In Lou We Trust

    ... similar roster that was able to control play at evens last season. Yes, Mark Fayne and, to a lesser extent, Anton Volchenkov are gone, but with the emergence of Damon Severson and Adam Larsson seemingly turning a corner, the defensive personnel are ...


  6. Eric Gelinas discusses Devils' youth movement on defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    With the recall of 24-year-old Seth Helgeson from Albany , the 6-man defense corps the Devils will use against the Washington Capitals Friday night has an average age of 26. A year ago, had they dressed Bryce Salvador, Andy Greene, Peter Harrold, Anton Volchenkov, Mark Fayne and Marek Zidlicky, they would've averaged 32 years of age. "I think it's a good sign, actually.


  7. Seth Helgeson impressive in his NHL debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Pucks And Pitchforks

    ... because he's become known as a physical defensive defenseman. His game is very similar to former Devil Anton Volchenkov as he uses his 6'4 215 lb. frame to move opponents out of dangerous areas and impose his will on them. This is exactly what ...


  8. What's With All the Shots?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | In Lou We Trust

    ... something else entirely? I attempt to investigate today! The first theory I wanted to test was that without Anton Volchenkov and Mark Fayne around, more shots are getting through to Cory Schneider . I went to to check out how many shots the ...


  9. Devils Penalty Kill Struggling Mightily Out of the GateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | In Lou We Trust

    ... area that the team has undergone a significant change is with the makeup of its blue line. Mark Fayne and Anton Volchenkov , both significant contributors to the penalty kill last season, have departed, leaving it up to the younger players to step ...


  10. Devils' Eric Gelinas admits opponents have made it tougher to unleash his big slap shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 |

    ... "It's a different group of D. Over the summer we gave up maybe some of our physical presence with Volchy (Anton Volchenkov) and (Mark) Fayne leaving," DeBoer said. "But we've improved our puck-moving and transition and our offensive play. That's ...


  11. Local Hockey Teams Face Hotter Season on IceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... , the future Hall of Famer, became a free agent July 1. And two defensemen, Mark Fayne (Edmonton) and Anton Volchenkov (Nashville), left as free agents. X-FACTOR: The new netminder. Cory Schneider, who replaced Brodeur as the team's No. 1 ...


  12. Three NJ Devils that need to step it up this season.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Pucks And Pitchforks

    ... young defense this season and they will need all the help they can get. With the losses of Mark Fayne and Anton Volchenkov, the only veteran leaders left on the defense are Salvador, Andy Greene and Marek Zidlicky . Many people, myself included, ...


  13. New Jersey Devils 2014-2015 Season Preview Part 4: Penalty KillRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | In Lou We Trust

    ... The New Jersey Devils lost two defensemen this summer. Mark Fayne signed in Edmonton as a free agent while Anton Volchenkov was bought out. Both played significant minutes on the penalty kill last season. According to , Volchenkov, Bryce ...


  14. 2014-15 NHL Season Preview: Three Big Questions Facing the New Jersey DevilsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | In Lou We Trust

    ... be among the league leaders in shot prevention; while a couple of names have departed ( Mark Fayne and Anton Volchenkov ), the majority of the Devils defense remains intact. The same system from seasons past is also in place, so with very few, if ...


  15. Does Damon Severson Make the Opening Night Roster?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | In Lou We Trust

    It's no secret around the NHL that the Devils have a number of promising young defensemen in their prospect pool. With Anton Volchenkov and Mark Fayne's departures this past off-season, and all other defense prospects seemingly below him on the depth chart, could this be Damon Severson's year to become a New Jersey Devil? For anyone that has followed the New Jersey Devils for a while , it's obvious how many talented defenders New Jersey has had in development since the 2009 Entry Draft.


  16. The New Jersey Devils: a Sleeping Giant?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Too Many Men On The Site

    ... Would anyone be surprised if he actually did? The defense should also be improved with the subtraction of Anton Volchenkov and what should be increased playing time for youngsters Jon Merrill and Eric Gelinas. Volchenkov had too many moments where ...


  17. Weekly Question: Best Defensive DefensemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Silver Seven

    ... many memorable moments during his career with the Senators and formed part of a dominant shutdown unit with Anton Volchenkov in his prime. Volchenkov was drafted 21st overall by the Ottawa Senators in 2000. While with Ottawa, he developed a ...


  18. Devils Re-Sign Eric GelinasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Double G Sports

    ... defense is an area where the Devils still need help. The Devils blue line grew thin with the departure of Anton Volchenkov and Mark Fayne in the offseason, leaving only two defenders who played over 60 games last season - Marek Zidlicky and Andy ...


  19. Did Devils defenseman Eric Gelinas defy agent's advice to sign 1-year, $900,000 deal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 |

    ... will be in a battle for spot on the NHL roster. Although the Devils opened up some room by buying out Anton Volchenkov's contract and not re-signing free agent Mark Fayne, several young defensemen, as well as veteran unsigned tryouts Mike Komisarek ...


  20. A Look at the Crowded 2014 Devils' Training CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | In Lou We Trust

    ... a crowded blue line, in part due to the abundance of NHL level defensemen. Even after buying out defenseman Anton Volchenkov and losing defenseman Mark Fayne to Free Agency, the Devils still carry a number of defensemen poised to make the team. With ...