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Carrick scores late as Devils beat Rangers, avoid sweep

Apr. 1, 2019 11:36 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — For a game between two teams getting ready to pack their equipment and go on vacation at the end of the week, the New Jersey Devils and New York Rangers played some old-fashioned heated hockey. There were three fights, up-and-down action and something different, the Devils finally won a...

Murray stays unbeaten in NYC as Penguins top Rangers 5-2

Mar. 26, 2019 2:10 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Teddy Blueger scored two goals, Matt Murray made 33 saves and the Pittsburgh Penguins surged to a 5-2 win over the New York Rangers on Monday night. Justin Schultz, Nick Bjugstad and Matt Cullen also scored for Pittsburgh. Phil Kessel and Marcus Pettersson each added two assists. Murray...

Schneider makes 45 saves in leading Devils over Sabres 3-1

Mar. 25, 2019 11:15 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Instead of getting down after giving up an embarrassing, early bad-hop goal from center ice, New Jersey Devils goaltender Cory Schneider responded with what might have been his best game of the season. Schneider made 45 saves in stonewalling the Buffalo Sabres and got the benefit of...

Devils win in shootout for Arizona's 4th straight loss

Mar. 23, 2019 5:35 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Despite being eliminated from post-season contention, the banged-up New Jersey Devils have hurt the playoff hopes of some wild-card contenders in recent weeks. Late last month they surprised the Montreal Canadiens and Saturday they put a crimp in the Coyotes' chances with a 2-1 shootout...

Marchand's goal keeps Bruins rolling with 1-0 win vs. Devils

Mar. 2, 2019 10:50 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Tuukka Rask had a perfect spot to watch most of the action. Fortunately for the Boston Bruins, the few times he had to go to work, he was ready. Brad Marchand scored a power-play goal early in the opening period and Rask made it stand up with 20 saves in a relatively easy night for his third...

Bastian and Gabriel score, last-place Devils sweep Canadiens

Feb. 25, 2019 11:39 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — If the Montreal Canadiens don't make the postseason, they can blame the lowly New Jersey Devils. Three games. Three losses. And only one point for a team fighting for its playoff life. Monday night's 2-1 defeat might have been one of the low points all season for Montreal. With the...

Schneider makes 30 saves as Devils beat undermanned Ottawa

Feb. 21, 2019 11:07 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Ottawa Senators' decision to sell off talent heading into the NHL trading deadline worked very well for Cory Schneider and the New Jersey Devils. Schneider made 30 saves in posting his first shutout since November 2017 and Devils beat the undermanned Senators 4-0 on Thursday night...

Ovechkin's milestone goal leads Capitals past Toronto 3-2

Feb. 21, 2019 10:55 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Alex Ovechkin scored the 650th goal of his career and Braden Holtby made 40 saves as the Washington Capitals defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Thursday night. Tom Wilson had a goal and an assist, and Brett Connolly also scored for Washington, which won consecutive games for the first...