New Jersey Devils http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/26343/all en NHL-Devils sign center Zajac to long-term deal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130116/nhl-devils-sign-center-zajac-long-term-deal <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 16 (Reuters) - The New Jersey Devils re-signed center Travis Zajac to a long-term deal after he helped the team reach the Stanley Cup Finals last season, the National Hockey League team said on Wednesday.</p> <p>Terms of the deal were not disclosed by the Devils but media reported it was an eight-year, $46 million contract.</p> <p>Zajac missed all but 15 games of the 2011-12 regular season but returned in time to play a key role in the Devils' playoff run, scoring 14 points in the team's 24 postseason games.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130116/nhl-devils-sign-center-zajac-long-term-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> National Hockey League New Jersey Devils New Jersey Devils Travis Zajac Travis Zajac Thomson Reuters Wed, 16 Jan 2013 21:45:32 +0000 5735312 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-NHL-Markov lifts Canadiens past Devils in overtime http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/nhl-markovs-ot-goal-lifts-streaking-canadiens-over-devils <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(adds quotes)</p> <p>* Elias reaches 900 career points</p> <p>* Canadiens squander lead before recovering</p> <p>Jan 27 (Reuters) - The Montreal Canadiens handed the New Jersey Devils their first loss of the season when a red-hot Andrei Markov scored late in overtime to secure a 4-3 win on Sunday.</p> <p>Montreal squandered a 3-1 third period lead but Markov, who has a team-leading four goals, scored with 38 seconds left in overtime as the host Canadiens (3-1-0) extended their winning streak to three games.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/nhl-markovs-ot-goal-lifts-streaking-canadiens-over-devils" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Division Dainius Zubrus National Hockey League New Jersey Devils Thomson Reuters Mon, 28 Jan 2013 03:00:17 +0000 5740326 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-NHL-Deja vu Devils repeat 3-1 victory over Penguins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130210/nhl-devils-dish-out-3-1-win-over-penguins-second-day-running <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(adds quotes, detail)</p> <p>* Devils stretch advantage at top of division</p> <p>* Clarkson scores twice to reach nine for the season</p> <p>Feb 10 (Reuters) - The New Jersey Devils dished out a second 3-1 defeat in as many days against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday to strengthen their position at the top of the Eastern Conference.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130210/nhl-devils-dish-out-3-1-win-over-penguins-second-day-running" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Division National Hockey League New Jersey Devils Pittsburgh Penguins Thomson Reuters Mon, 11 Feb 2013 04:15:34 +0000 5752284 at http://www.globalpost.com Devils forward Kovalchuk abruptly retires from NHL http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130711/devils-forward-kovalchuk-abruptly-retires-nhl <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Reuters) - New Jersey Devils forward Ilya Kovalchuk, a former number one draft pick who blossomed into one of the game's top snipers, is retiring from the National Hockey League (NHL), the team said on Thursday.</p> <p>The 30-year-old Russian's decision to retire from the NHL came as a surprise since he will be leaving behind a reported $77 million from the $100 million contract he signed in 2010.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130711/devils-forward-kovalchuk-abruptly-retires-nhl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Ilya Kovalchuk National Hockey League New Jersey Devils Thomson Reuters Thu, 11 Jul 2013 21:35:26 +0000 5881899 at http://www.globalpost.com NHL: Devils sale completed http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130815/nhl-devils-sale-completed <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Josh Harris, already the owner of the NBA's Philadelphia 76ers, has teamed with David Blitzer to acquire the NHL's New Jersey Devils.</p> <p>Blitzer and Harris completed the purchase of the club on Thursday from the current ownership group controlled by Jeffrey Vanderbeek.</p> <p>The transaction includes the team's long-term operating interest in the Prudential Center and related assets.</p> <p>According to The Record newspaper Harris, an investment banker, and his group paid more than $320 million to purchase the financially-strapped franchise.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130815/nhl-devils-sale-completed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> National Hockey League New Jersey Devils Sports AFP Thu, 15 Aug 2013 18:16:02 +0000 5910802 at http://www.globalpost.com NHL's Devils sold to owners of Philadelphia 76ers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130815/nhls-devils-sold-owners-philadelphia-76ers <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By David Jones</p> <p>NEWARK, New Jersey (Reuters) - A pair of private equity executives who own a majority of the Philadelphia 76ers basketball team on Thursday reached a deal to acquire the New Jersey Devils hockey team and its arena.</p> <p>Joshua Harris and David Blitzer bought the team from former owner Jeffrey Vanderbeek, the pair said in a statement. They did not immediately disclose the purchase price, though The Record newspaper of New Jersey valued the deal at $320 million.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130815/nhls-devils-sold-owners-philadelphia-76ers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> National Hockey League New Jersey Devils Sports Thomson Reuters Thu, 15 Aug 2013 20:46:11 +0000 5910879 at http://www.globalpost.com Flames 3, Devils 2 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131012/flames-3-devils-2 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Flames 3, Devils 2: Rookie Sean Monahan scored with 2:43 remaining in the third period to snap a tie as host Calgary extended its season-opening point streak to five games.</p> <p>Defensemen Mark Giordano and Dennis Wideman each recorded a goal and an assist while Jiri Hudler set up a pair of tallies for the Flames (3-0-2), who rallied from a pair of deficits to register their third one-goal victory. Joey MacDonald finished with 19 saves.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131012/flames-3-devils-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Martin Brodeur National Hockey League New Jersey Devils Thomson Reuters Sat, 12 Oct 2013 05:18:09 +0000 5959063 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Rangers at Devils http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131019/preview-rangers-at-devils <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>After limping out of the gate, the New York Rangers are facing another sizable hurdle as captain Ryan Callahan is expected to be sidelined for a month with a broken thumb. The Rangers look to alter their fortunes on Saturday, when they play the first installment of the Battle of the Hudson against the host New Jersey Devils. Callahan suffered the injury while blocking a shot during the final minutes of New York's 2-0 triumph over Washington on Wednesday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131019/preview-rangers-at-devils" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Division National Hockey League New Jersey Devils Thomson Reuters Sat, 19 Oct 2013 14:48:47 +0000 5965198 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Devils at Bruins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131026/preview-devils-at-bruins <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>After posting their most dramatic - and noteworthy - victory of the season by handing San Jose its first regulation defeat, the Boston Bruins have be wary of a letdown when they host the one-win New Jersey Devils on Saturday night. David Krejci extended Boston's winning streak in stunning fashion, scoring the game-winning with eight-tenths of a second left to derail the rampaging Sharks on Thursday. The Bruins have won seven straight and 11 of 12 against New Jersey.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131026/preview-devils-at-bruins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Martin Brodeur National Hockey League New Jersey Devils Thomson Reuters Sat, 26 Oct 2013 13:20:16 +0000 5971556 at http://www.globalpost.com Grizzled veterans lead Devils to 2nd straight win http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131030/grizzled-veterans-lead-devils-2nd-straight-win <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Grizzled veterans lead Devils to 2nd straight win</p> <p>NEWARK, N.J. -- The New Jersey Devils entered Tuesday night's game against the Tampa Bay Lightning in search of consecutive wins, something had yet to accomplish this season. Thanks to strong efforts from a pair of 41-year-old future Hall of Famers, the Devils were able to do just that.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131030/grizzled-veterans-lead-devils-2nd-straight-win" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Martin Brodeur National Hockey League New Jersey Devils Religion Thomson Reuters Wed, 30 Oct 2013 04:54:03 +0000 5974765 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Devils at Wild http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131103/preview-devils-at-wild <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The New Jersey Devils face off against their former captain when they visit Zach Parise and the Minnesota Wild on Sunday. Just weeks after helping lead New Jersey to the Stanley Cup final, Parise spurned the club and signed a 13-year, $98 million contract with Minnesota on July 4, 2012. "It will be really weird, I think," Parise told NJ.com. "I'm still good friends with a lot of the guys."</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131103/preview-devils-at-wild" target="_blank">read more</a></p> National Hockey League New Jersey Devils Travis Zajac Thomson Reuters Sun, 03 Nov 2013 14:03:29 +0000 5978734 at http://www.globalpost.com Devils 5, Predators 0 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131111/devils-hand-predators-second-straight-shutout-loss <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Devils 5, Predators 0: Jaromir Jagr eclipsed the 1,700 career point mark and fellow future Hall-of-Famer Martin Brodeur posted his NHL-record 123rd blanking as host New Jersey handed Nashville its second straight shutout loss.</p> <p>Jagr and defenseman Marek Zidlicky each recorded a goal and an assist while Cam Janssen, Travis Zajac and Mattias Tedenby also scored for the Devils, who have allowed one tally during their three-game point streak (2-0-1).</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131111/devils-hand-predators-second-straight-shutout-loss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Martin Brodeur National Hockey League New Jersey Devils Thomson Reuters Mon, 11 Nov 2013 06:24:44 +0000 5985563 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Kings at Devils http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131115/preview-kings-at-devils <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Los Angeles Kings are halfway through what has quickly become a hazardous four-game road trip. The Kings visit the New Jersey Devils on Friday hoping to win another game without starting goaltender Jonathan Quick, who appeared to hurt his groin or hamstring in Los Angeles’ 3-2 shootout loss to the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday. He traveled back to Los Angeles for further evaluation to leave the door open for backup Ben Scrivens, who made 23 saves in a 3-2 win over the New York Islanders Thursday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131115/preview-kings-at-devils" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Division National Hockey League New Jersey Devils Thomson Reuters Fri, 15 Nov 2013 13:38:17 +0000 5990140 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Penguins at Devils http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131116/preview-penguins-at-devils <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Seven points separate the New Jersey Devils from the Metropolitan Division-leading Pittsburgh Penguins. The Devils host the Penguins on Saturday hoping to close that gap and avenge a season-opening loss in Pittsburgh. The Penguins won that game 3-0, and it took New Jersey seven more contests to earn its first victory of the season.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131116/preview-penguins-at-devils" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlantic Division National Hockey League New Jersey Devils Thomson Reuters Sat, 16 Nov 2013 12:47:19 +0000 5990990 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Jets at Devils http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131125/preview-jets-at-devils <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The New Jersey Devils are slowly moving up the Eastern Conference standings despite a disastrous start and an unfavorable early-season schedule that has seem them tied for the fewest home games in the league. The Devils return from a successful three-game California road trip when they host the Winnipeg Jets on Monday night. Although New Jersey had its four-game win streak snapped in San Jose on Saturday night, it posted impressive overtime wins at Anaheim and Los Angeles.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131125/preview-jets-at-devils" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Martin Brodeur National Hockey League New Jersey Devils Thomson Reuters Mon, 25 Nov 2013 13:25:16 +0000 5999427 at http://www.globalpost.com