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Follow the money: Salary cap could spawn NHL trade frenzy

Jun. 19, 2019 3:04 AM EDT

Matt Niskanen wasn't totally shocked when the Washington Capitals traded him to Philadelphia last week. One look at their salary cap picture explained it. "I know what kind of situation Washington was in, so I knew there was a possibility," he said. General managers say there is more trade chatter now than at any...

Devils sign Jesper Boqvist of Sweden to entry-level contract

Jun. 10, 2019 3:29 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Devils have signed Swedish forward Jesper Boqvist to a three-year, entry-level contract. General manager Ray Shero on Monday announced the signing of the 36th pick overall in the 2017 NHL draft. Boqvist spent the last two seasons in the Swedish Hockey League, scoring 13...

Home sweet home: NHL execs flock back to familiar franchises

May. 24, 2019 5:05 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Martin Brodeur has been back with the New Jersey Devils for eight months and only walked by his statue once. It's harder to avoid his banner hanging from the arena rafters. Brodeur returning to the place he spent the majority of his career sparked a recent run of executives going home to...

Devils sign Zettlund, Maltsev to entry-level contracts

May. 13, 2019 1:30 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Devils have signed forwards Fabian Zetterlund and Mikhail Maltsev to three-year, entry-level contracts. General manager Ray Shero announced the signings Monday. The 19-year-old Zetterlund was New Jersey's third selection in the 2017 NHL Draft. Maltsev was a fourth-round...

Pegula relinquishes control of NWHL Buffalo team

May. 8, 2019 10:23 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Kim Pegula's desire to grow women's professional hockey will no longer involve a relationship with North America's remaining professional league. The owner of the Buffalo Beauts announced Wednesday she's relinquishing control of the team in a move that could further jeopardize the...

Devils legends Stevens and Daneyko together on TV

May. 3, 2019 2:44 AM EDT

SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — The familiar red-and-black uniforms are gone, replaced by suits and ties, and lapel microphones and pens are in place instead of skates and sticks. On a nearby wall is a reminder of their successes over the years — their names, inscribed with others who have won the Stanley...