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Predators Trade P.K. Subban To Devils

Jun 22, 2019 1:19 PM

Nashville Predators All-Star defenseman P.K. Subban has been traded to the New Jersey Devils for defenseman Steven Santini, prospect Jeremy Davies and two second round picks -- one in 2019 and one in 2020, the team announced.

Tags: Nashville Predators, New Jersey Devils, Misc Rumor, Official Trade

Devils Select Jack Hughes As First Overall Pick In NHL Draft

Jun 22, 2019 1:20 AM

The New Jersey Devils selected Jack Hughes, an 18-year-old center from Orlando, Florida, with the first overall pick in the NHL draft on Friday night.

The pick was announced by Devils Hall of Fame goaltender Martin Brodeur, who was taken in the 1990 draft in Vancouver.

Hughes is the eighth American selected first overall in the NHL draft, and the first since Auston Matthews was drafted at No. 1 by the Toronto Maple Leafs in 2016.

Tags: New Jersey Devils, Draft, Misc Rumor

Devils Beat Odds To Win NHL Draft Lottery

Apr 9, 2019 11:28 PM

The New Jersey Devils won the 2019 NHL draft lottery after entering Tuesday night's event in Toronto with the third-best odds.

It's the second lottery win in three years for the Devils. They won it in 2017 and selected center Nico Hischier.

"I said the No. 1 thing we needed was [more] talent, and this is a huge part of getting more talent. It's a huge day for the Devils," GM Ray Shero said after the draw.

Tags: New Jersey Devils, Draft, Draft Misc, Misc Rumor

Devils Give GM Ray Shero New Deal

Apr 8, 2019 6:43 PM

The New Jersey Devils have given executive vice president/general manager Ray Shero a new multi-year contract despite a disappointing season that saw the team finish with the NHL's third-worst record.

Managing partner Josh Harris announced the contract on Monday without disclosing length or salary details.

Tags: New Jersey Devils, Misc Rumor, Signing

Bruins Acquire Marcus Johansson From New Jersey

Feb 25, 2019 5:36 PM

The Boston Bruins have acquired Marcus Johansson from the New Jersey Devils for a second round pick in 2019 and a fourth rounder in 2020.

In the final season of a three-year deal with a cap hit of $4.583 million, Johansson was an attractive rental leading up to the deadline. 

The Devils acquired Johansson for second- and third-round draft picks after he put up career highs of 24 goals and 58 points in 82 games for the Capitals in 2016-17.


Tags: Boston Bruins, New Jersey Devils, Misc Rumor, Trade Rumor

Predators Acquire Brian Boyle, Cody McLeod

Feb 6, 2019 5:08 PM

The Nashville Predators made a pair of trades Wednesday, acquiring veteran forward Brian Boyle from the New Jersey Devils and forward Cody McLeod from the New York Rangers.

Tags: Nashville Predators, New Jersey Devils, New York Rangers, Misc Rumor, Official Trade

Devils Give Coach John Hynes Extension

Jan 4, 2019 2:31 AM

The New Jersey Devils have given head coach John Hynes a multiyear contract extension.

Hynes, 43, led the Devils to their first playoff appearance in five years last season, but they are struggling this season. With a 15-17-7 record, they're in seventh place in the Metropolitan Division.

Hynes' overall record since being hired in June 2015 is 125-122.

Tags: New Jersey Devils, Misc Rumor, Signing

Hockey HOF Welcomes Memorable Class

Nov 13, 2018 12:44 PM

From the inspirational Willie O'Ree to the controversial Gary Bettman, the Hockey Hall of Fame inducted a memorable Class of 2018 on Monday night in Toronto.

It's a class that included former New Jersey Devils goaltender Martin Brodeur, owner of a dozen NHL records and one of only two netminders to play over 1,000 NHL games; winger Martin St. Louis, an undrafted and undersized player who starred for the Tampa Bay Lightning and scored 1,033 points career points; Jayna Hefford, who won four Olympic gold medals with Team Canada; and Alexander Yakushev, a Russian scoring star who captured Olympic gold twice.

Tags: New Jersey Devils, Misc Rumor, Personal Award

Brian Gionta Retires From NHL, Joins Sabres Front Office

Sep 24, 2018 4:56 PM

Forward Brian Gionta has announced his retirement from the NHL after 16 seasons.

Gionta, 39, is a former Canadiens and Sabres captain and two-time U.S. Olympian. He won a Stanley Cup with the Devils in 2003.

"Playing with my childhood team the Sabres was a highlight of my career," the western New York native said at a news conference Monday.

With his playing career over, Gionta said he's taking a role within the Sabres organization.

Tags: Buffalo Sabres, Montreal Canadiens, New Jersey Devils, Misc Rumor

Devils Sign Miles Wood To Four-Year, $11M Deal

Sep 22, 2018 8:42 PM

The New Jersey Devils have signed forward Miles Wood to a four-year, $11 million contract.

General manager Ray Shero announced the signing Saturday. Wood will earn $2.5 million annually in the first three years of the contract and $3.5 millon in 2021-22.

Tags: New Jersey Devils, Misc Rumor, Signing

Gary Bettman, Martin Brodeur, Willie O'Ree To Enter HOF
The six-person 2019 Hockey Hall of Fame class will be inducted in November, in Toronto.

Taylor Hall Wins Hart Trophy
Taylor Hall of the Devils edged Nathan MacKinnon of the Avs in the NHL MVP race.

Ilya Kovalchuk Wants To Return To NHL
Ilya Kovalchuk is now playing for SKA St. Petersburg in the KHL.

Rangers Trade Michael Grabner To Devils For 2018 Draft Pick, Prospect
The Rangers receive Yegor Rykov and a second-round draft pick from the Devils.

Brian Gionta Named USA Team Captain
A number of familiar NHL names will play for Team USA in the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Coyotes Acquire Ryan Kujawinski From Devils
The Coyotes have traded Michael Latta to the Devils for Ryan Kujawinski.

Press Release

Auston Matthews Will Miss Fourth Straight Game
Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews continues to deal with an upper-body injury.

Coyotes Send Draft Pick To Devils For Scott Wedgewood
Goaltender Scott Wedgewood was originally drafted by the Devils in the third round of the 2010 Draft.

Press Release

Devils Place Cory Schneider On Injured Reserve
Cory Schneider is 4-1-0 with a 3.30 goals-against average and .907 save percentage.

Damon Severson Signs Six-Year, $25M Deal With Devils
Damon Severson's new deal will keep him with the Devils through the 2022-23 NHL season.

Devils, Will Butcher Agree To Two-Year, $1.85M Deal
The New Jersey Devils sign college hockey's top player, Will Butcher, to a two-year contract.

Devils Sign Drew Stafford To One-Year Deal
Drew Stafford had eight goals and 13 assists last season with Winnipeg and Boston.

Devils Sign No. 1 Overall Pick Nico Hischier
Nico Hischier's three-year, entry-level deal will have an average salary of $925,000.

Ilya Kovalchuk To Remain In KHL Next Season
Ilya Kovalchuk retired from the NHL in July 2013 to play in his native Russia.

Devils Take Hischier; Flyers Grab Patrick, Vegas Selects Glass
Nico Hischier led Quebec Major Junior Hockey League rookies with 38 goals and 86 points for the Halfax Mooseheads.

Devils Acquire Mirco Mueller From Sharks
The Sharks receive two draft picks from the Devils, and San Jose sends their fifth-round pick to New Jersey.

Ilya Kovalchuk Interested In Returning To NHL
Ilya Kovalchuk is on the NHL's voluntary retirement list, and could only sign with the New Jersey Devils.

Devils Win NHL Draft Lottery; Vegas Golden Knights To Pick 6th
The New Jersey Devils vaulted over four teams for the right to the first pick in the NHL draft.

Patrik Elias Retires After 23 Years
Patrik Elias was drafted in the second round in 1994 by the Devils.


Jackets Return To Playoffs For Third Time
The Blue Jackets beat the Devils 4-1 on Sunday to return to the NHL Playoffs for the first time since 2014.