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Devils GM Fitzgerald looking for more from coach Lindy Ruff

May. 05, 2022 16:07 PM EDT

General manager Tom Fitzgerald hired Lindy Ruff two years ago to coach the New Jersey Devils because of his success developing young players in the NHL. While there is no doubt that Jack Hughes, Nico Hischier, Jesper Bratt and Yegor Sharangovich have taken their games to new heights,...

New Jersey Devils have another rough season under Ruff

May. 02, 2022 18:17 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — All the talk about the New Jersey Devils being young, talented and on the verge of restoring the organization to its past glory is starting to get old. While there were glimpses of potenial this season, the Devils did not play with the consistency needed to be...

Avalanche beat Devils 3-1, extend winning streak to 8 games

Apr. 15, 2022 00:52 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Artturi Lehkonen had a goal and an assist, Logan O’Connor and Andre Burakovsky also scored and the NHL-leading Colorado Avalanche won their eighth straight game, 3-1 over the New Jersey Devils on Thursday night. Pavel Francouz had 26 saves for Colorado, which has a...

NHL GMs discuss playoff salary cap at Florida meetings

Mar. 29, 2022 17:24 PM EDT

MANALAPAN, Fla. (AP) — Nikita Kucherov was happy to be the villain last summer. After he and his Tampa Bay Lightning teammates hoisted the Stanley Cup for a second straight season, the star winger sported a T-shirt with the slogan “$18M Over the Cap” in response to criticism...