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

    Thursday | 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 NHL.com to check out how many shots the ...

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

    Wednesday Oct 22 | 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 ...

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

    Tuesday Oct 14 | NJ.com

    ... "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 ...

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

    Tuesday Oct 7 | 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 ...

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

    Wednesday Oct 1 | 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, ...

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

    Wednesday Oct 1 | 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 NHL.com , Volchenkov, Bryce ...

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  7. 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 ...

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  8. 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.

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  9. 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 ...

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  10. 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 ...

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  11. 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 ...

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  12. 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 | NJ.com

    ... 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 ...

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  13. 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 ...

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  14. a Q&a with Devils GM Lou Lamoriello as training camp is set to openRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... to him. Not only to him, but to our other young defensemen with the moves made this summer (buying out Anton Volchenkov's contract and not re-signing Mark Fayne). I'm sure that Eric and his agent (Gilles Lupien) will make the right decision. They ...

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  15. Who Are Eric Gelinas' Potential Replacements?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Pucks And Pitchforks

    ... and Peter Harrold . Bryce Salvador would fall under that role if he played better defense all together. Anton Volchenkov was someone that played defense first and unfortunately, things had to go the way they did. Other guys that can potentially make ...

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  16. Devils training camp preview: 5 players to watch in the preseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... Gelinas holdout doesn't cloud the picture, the Devils would like to go younger on defense. They bought out Anton Volchenkov and saw Mark Fayne sign with the Oilers. Kaberle, 36, could offer experience in case the youth plan hits a snag. He played ...

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  17. Gelinas won't attend Devils camp without a contract, but Carter willRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | MSNBC

    ... Gelinas could have some leverage, too, given the Devils let Mark Fayne walk in free agency and bought out Anton Volchenkov this summer. As for Carter, he's a UFA and will go to camp without a professional tryout contract. The 31-year-old has had ...

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  18. Anton Volchenkov Season Preview: Anton Volchenkov is AlgaeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | On the Forecheck

    Anton Volchenkov enters his 12th NHL season with his third team after taking a buyout from the New Jersey Devils. He signed a one-year, $1 million deal and will provide depth on the third defensive pairing and act as an insurance option.

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  19. Which Defenseman Breaks Out in 2014-2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | In Lou We Trust

    A youth movement is finally upon the New Jersey Devils! With the off-season departures of Mark Fayne and Anton Volchenkov, the Devils could work Adam Larsson, Jon Merrill and Eric Gelinas all into the lineup regularly this year. Today, we will look at the careers of all three so far, and examine why each could have their best NHL season yet.

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  20. NHL News and Links - Quick Shifts: August 28th EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | Too Many Men On The Site

    Mar 14, 2014; Sunrise, FL, USA; New Jersey Devils defenseman Bryce Salvador celebrates his goal against the Florida Panthers with left wing Patrik Elias defenseman Anton Volchenkov and right wing Damien Brunner in the second period at BB&T Center.

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