Devils Game Recaps

A Happy Goodbye: Marty, Zids, Devils Beat B's 3-2


Marek Zidicky scored twice, the Boston Bruins didn't play a full roster or give a full effort, the New Jersey Devils did put in a full effort, Martin Brodeur didn't give up any bad goals (but got...

0-for-13: Devils Lose Third SO to Isles


Another game against the New York Islanders, another start for Martin Brodeur, another game where the New Jersey Devils couldn't get that extra goal, another shootout, and the Devils lost their...

0-for-12: Devils Edged by Senators 1-2 (SO)


For the twelfth time, the New Jersey Devils couldn't break a tie with the Ottawa Senators within 65 minutes so they went to a shootout. For the twelfth time, they lost the shootout. This is a...

Devils Shut Out for 10th Time in 0-1 L to Flames


Shut out for the tenth time this season, the New Jersey Devils lost 0-1 to the Calgary Flames. This recap tries to explain that the Devils tried hard, had energy, played rather well even though...

Not Dead Yet: Devils Grind Out 3-1 W Over Canes


The New Jersey Devils pulled out another close win over the Carolina Hurricanes: 3-1 with an empty netter. This recap focuses on how well the Devils played, who made it happen, and other...

With Guts & 15 Skaters, Devils Undercut Caps 2-1


The New Jersey Devils lost three forwards due to injury and finished the game with 15 skaters. Ryan Carter scored late to pull ahead and the team held on against the Washington Capitals to win 2-1....

0-11 in Shootouts: Devils Lose 3-2 to Buffalo


The New Jersey Devils got two goals against the Buffalo Sabres in regulation and two in the shootout. But they couldn't get a third to get the win, and Buffalo did in the shootout. This is the...

Travis Zajac Hat Trick Has Devils Declaw Panthers


Travis Zajac was the best player on the ice as he earned a hat trick and assist in a 6-3 win by the New Jersey Devils over the Florida Panthers. This recap praises Zajac and his line while...

0-for-10: Devils Lost Another Shootout to Isles


For the tenth time this season, the New Jersey Devils had to play in the shootout. For the tenth time this season, the Devils lost in the shootout. This recap goes over the 1-2 shootout loss to the...

Now 0-9 in Shootouts: Devils Lose 2-3 to Phoenix


New Jersey Devils took their shootout record down to 0-9 as they lost 1-0 in the shootout to the Phoenix Coyotes for an overall 2-3 loss. This recap goes into how the Devils played a pretty good...


Devils Rebounded from SO Loss in 3-2 W vs. Leafs


The New Jersey Devils rebound from a shutout loss to a 3-2 win, their first in a while, over the Toronto Maple Leafs. This recap goes into how well the Devils played despite the score, how James...

No Bang, All Whimper: Devils Shutout by NYR 0-2


The New Jersey Devils were shutout for the ninth time this season as they lost 0-2 to Our Hated Rivals, the New York Rangers. The loss seriously damaged their playoff hopes and as this recap...

Greene Made Devils Avoid Wild Heartbreak: 4-3 OT


The New Jersey Devils took a 2-0 lead into the third, ended regulation at 3-3, but Andy Greene avoided a heartbreaking fourth-straight loss to the Minnesota Wild by scoring the game winner in OT....

Devils Bossed by Bruins in 4-2 Loss


The New Jersey Devils began their very important homestand with an ugly 4-2 loss to the Boston Bruins. This recap goes over how Boston owned the game, which Devils came up real lame, and other...

Pathetic Devils Shut Out by Lightning 0-3


A pathetic performance by many of the New Jersey Devils skaters led to a crushing 0-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning. This is a recap of a game they Devils could ill-afford to play badly in, but...

Disgraceful: Devils Turn 3-1 to 3-5 L at Florida


The New Jersey Devils played a bad first period, a great second period, and managed to turn a 3-2 lead at the third period end at 3-5 in regulation to the Florida Panthers. As the title indicates...

Brodeur Led Devils 2-1 Escape from Philly


As the Philadelphia Flyers fans were unhappy about the end, Martin Brodeur stopped 30 shots out of 31, Jaromir Jagr scored the game winner, and the New Jersey Devils beat them 2-1. This is the...

Ruutu Salvages Blown Lead; Devils Beat Canes 5-4


Adam Henrique stayed hot, Tuomo Ruutu made a memorable debut at the Rock, the defense and goaltending were problematic, and the New Jersey Devils allowed Carolina Hurricanes to make up a 4-1...

Devils Lost on D in 4-7 Beatdown by Detroit


The New Jersey Devils were out-attempted, out-controlled, and largely lost in their own end of the rink in a 7-4 loss to the Detroit Red Wings. This recap goes over how bad of a game it was for the...

Devils Left the Last Tip for Detroit in 4-3 Win


In a game filled with physical play, bounces, defensive errors, and a mostly brilliant third period, the New Jersey Devils got a big tip from Stephen Gionta to beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-3 in...

Devils Dropped by Sharks 4-2


The New Jersey Devils stayed competitive with the San Jose Sharks but they made too many costly turnovers in 4-2 loss. This recap goes over how it all happened along with other observations from...

Devils PP Punished Isles in 6-1 Rout


35 shots, six goals, four-for-eight on the power play, and another important two points for the New Jersey Devils. Simply excellent. This is the recap of the Devils making the New York Islanders...

Devils Decisively Defeat Blue Jackets 5-2


The New Jersey Devils scored first, converted 2 out of 3 power plays, got a shorthanded goal from Adam Henrique to deny a Columbus Blue Jackets comeback, and got an empty netter on their 35th shot...

Devils Miss Chances & Net in 3-0 Loss at Caps


The New Jersey Devils missed the net and got blocked more than they got shots on net against the Washington Capitals. They didn't finish again and so they essentially lost 1-0 with two empties to...

Merrill's First Edged Devils Over Oilers, 2-1 (OT)


The New Jersey Devils went into overtime against the Edmonton Oilers, their fourth straight game in a row. Jon Merrill won the game with his first NHL goal. It salvaged a mostly stupid performance...

Another Killer Deflection: Devils 1, Avs 2 (OT)


The New Jersey Devils scored one goal, hit three posts, had a puck just die on the goal line, and then conceded an extra-skater equalizer to the Colorado Avalanche. The Avs won 2-1 in overtime on a...

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