New Jersey Devils

Islanders sign 2016 first-round pick Bellows to entry-level deal
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The New York Islanders made a few roster moves Friday. Shortly after that, it was announced that Bellows and the Islanders agreed to terms on a three-year entry-level contract. The 19-year-old left winger played one year at Boston University, tallying seven goals and 14 points before deciding to leave school to play this season in […]

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LOOK: Cory Schneider goes undercover, surprises Devils fan
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New Jersey Devils goaltender Cory Schneider wasn't between the pipes, or even in uniform, on Monday when his team hosted the Capitals in preseason action, but he did not exactly have the night off, either. Instead of playing, Schneider was undercover as a Prudential Center usher.

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Hickey, Islanders hope to begin 2017-18 season on the right note
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The New York Islanders missed the Stanley Cup playoffs last season by one point, in large part due to starting the season 6-10-4. The points that teams bank earlier in the season come home to roost when the hockey season hits games Nos. 50, 60, 70 and beyond. Although the Islanders recorded 58 points over […]

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Video: No. 1 pick Hischier scores ‘tenacious’ goal in Devils preseason debut
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Nico Hischier, the first overall pick from this year’s NHL Draft, provided quite a glimpse into the type of player he can be for the New Jersey Devils during his first preseason game on Monday. The Devils recorded a 4-1 victory over the Washington Capitals, with Hischier’s goal late in the third period putting it […]

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Fans' delight: Islanders back at Nassau Coliseum for a day
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Nearly 2 1/2 years after last playing at the Nassau Coliseum, John Tavares and the New York Islanders gave their fans something to cheer about back at their refurbished former home. ''Just a lot of fun to play back here, in a place that means so much,'' Tavares said.

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Devils expecting more from Taylor Hall this season
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Taylor Hall‘s first season with the New Jersey Devils could probably be described as a solid season. On a per-game average, it was very similar to what he did in his previous two years with the Edmonton Oilers. Heading into his second season with the team, the Devils are looking for more this time around.

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Islanders want to avoid another ‘terrible’ start to season
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EAST MEADOW, N.Y. (AP) The New York Islanders got off to a slow start last season and, despite a strong second half that followed a midyear coaching change, finished a point out of a playoff spot. Now, Doug Weight has promised a hard camp as he heads into his first full season at the helm, […]

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Islanders ready for hard training camp aimed at strong start
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The New York Islanders got off to a slow start last season and, despite a strong second half that followed a midyear coaching change, finished a point out of a playoff spot. Now, Doug Weight has promised a hard camp as he heads into his first full season at the helm, hoping that will help […]

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John Tavares: 'I just try to control what I control' in contract uncertainty with Islanders
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Tavares is sticking to what he does best and putting the rest of the drama in the back of his mind. “I’m a hockey player so I enjoy stepping on the ice and doing what I’ve done since I was three years old,” Tavares said at the Islanders Annual Golf Outing on Tuesday. Tavares is […]

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Islanders expect Alan Quine to miss 4-6 weeks
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The New York Islanders announced that forward Alan Quine is expected to miss four-to-six weeks with an upper-body injury. The Isles didn’t specify how Quine was hurt, but this puts his timetable somewhere between the early part of the 2017-18 or possibly close to November. After playing two games in 2015-16, Quine appeared in 61 […]

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Devils sign defenseman Damon Severson to 6-year contract
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Being an unrestricted free agent without arbitration rights, defenseman Damon Severson was hoping to get contract from the New Jersey Devils that would carry him over for a couple of years. The Devils instead gave the 23-year-old Severson a vote of confidence, signing him to a six-year, $25 million contract that will keep him with […]

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Devils dealing: New Jersey’s cap situation after Severson signing
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The New Jersey Devils have a long way to go, but it looks like they’re in pretty good hands with GM Ray Shero. If anything, there’s serious evidence that the Devils haven’t been relying on him enough. It remains to be seen if the Devils can combine nice strides and baby steps to a leap […]

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