Latest New Jersey Devils News

Coyotes claw past Devils 4-1 behind Vejmelka, Crouse

Jan. 19, 2022 23:17 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Lawson Crouse scored a goal and added an assist, and Karel Vejmelka made 35 saves to help lead the Arizona Coyotes to a 4-1 win over the New Jersey Devils on Wednesday night. Dysin Mayo, Travis Boyd and Johan Larsson also scored for Arizona, which has won three...

Islanders' Johnston suspended 3 games for check to head

Jan. 14, 2022 17:58 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Islanders forward Ross Johnston was suspended for three games without pay by the NHL on Friday for an illegal check to the head against New Jersey Devils forward A.J. Greer. Johnston was assessed a minor penalty for illegal check to the head early in the...

Julien named coach, Doan GM of Canada's Olympic hockey team

Jan. 14, 2022 14:53 PM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Claude Julien was named coach of Canada's men's hockey team for the Beijing Olympics on Friday, and Shane Doan was named general manager. Doan and Julien replace St. Louis GM Doug Armstrong and Tampa Bay coach Jon Cooper, who vacated their positions on the...

Barzal’s third-period goal lifts Islanders over Devils 3-2

Jan. 13, 2022 23:06 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Mathew Barzal scored with less than five minutes left in the third period to push the New York Islanders over the New Jersey Devils 3-2 Thursday night. Josh Bailey and Adam Pelech scored and Zach Parise added two assists for the Islanders. Last-place New York...

NHL postpones 2 games with COVID-19 affecting Oilers, Devils

Jan. 09, 2022 14:52 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The NHL has postponed two games scheduled for Monday night because of COVID-19 issues. The league said Sunday that the Tampa Bay Lightning's game at the New Jersey Devils and the Ottawa Senators' game at the Edmonton Oilers were postponed. The Devils and Oilers are...

Bjorkstrand, Blue Jackets top Devils 4-3 to stop 3-game skid

Jan. 08, 2022 23:11 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Oliver Bjorkstrand scored twice to lead the Columbus Blue Jackets over the New Jersey Devils 4-3 on Saturday night, halting a three-game skid. Boone Jenner and Igor Chinakhov also scored for the Blue Jackets, who rebounded from Thursday's loss at New Jersey...

Devils beat Blue Jackets 3-1 for 4th win in 5 games

Jan. 06, 2022 22:46 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Jesper Bratt scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period, MacKenzie Blackwood made 31 saves and the New Jersey Devils beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-1 on Thursday night for their fourth win in five games. The teams will complete the home-and-home series...

Jazz owner Smith, 76ers part owner Blitzer buying RSL

Jan. 05, 2022 17:47 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Major League Soccer has approved the sale of Real Salt Lake to David Blitzer and Smith Entertainment Group. Blitzer also has an ownership stake in the NBA's Philadelphia 76ers, the NHL's New Jersey Devils and the Premier League's Crystal Palace. Smith...

Pastrnak scores tiebreaker in 3rd, Bruins beat Devils 5-3

Jan. 04, 2022 23:20 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak scored the tiebreaking goal with 5:49 left in the third period and the Boston Bruins beat the New Jersey Devils 5-3 on Tuesday night. Curtis Lazar had a goal and an assist, Oskar Steen scored his first career goal and the Bruins won their third...

Devils' Dougie Hamilton to have surgery on broken jaw

Jan. 04, 2022 17:34 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — New Jersey Devils defenseman Dougie Hamilton is scheduled to have surgery Wednesday on his broken jaw after taking a puck to the face early in the team's game at Washington. The Devils did not give a timetable for his return. They put Hamilton on injured reserve...