Devils Rumors & News

  • Devils not inclined to invite Martin Brodeur or another veteran goalie to training camp

    Newark Star-Ledger "Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello has always been willing to invite an unsigned veteran or two to training camp on a tryout basis, and it could happen again this year. But there is no one on the team’s radar at this point. “If it happens, we’d be totally comfortable with it. But, as of..." July 23

  • Martin Brodeur 'still looking for the right fit': report "Goaltender Martin Brodeur remains one of the most prominent names on the NHL free-agent market. He said Thursday it could stay that way for a while. "I'm still looking for the right fit, and the right fit might not come this summer, it might come later on in the fall," Brodeur told Yahoo..." July 19

  • John Quenneville, Devils' first-round draft pick, eyes swift rise to NHL

    Newark Star-Ledger "There is a grace to John Quenneville, the Devils’ top draft choice. As other would-be Devils chugged around the rink Wednesday at the AmeriHealth Pavilion in Newark, carving ruts in the ice, Quenneville glided and changed direction with an abrupt swivel, his skates brushing smoothly over the..." July 18

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    Rich Chere @Ledger_NJDevils

    Jacob Josefson's new contract: 2 years at $800,000 per.

  • Devils sign restricted free agent Jacob Josefson

    Newark Star-Ledger "Devils forward Jacob Josefson, a restricted free agent, has agreed to a new contract that will be finalized Tuesday. General manager Lou Lamoriello said there was nothing new regarding RFA Eric Gelinas or unrestricted free agent Ryan Carter. Both remain unsigned. Center Alexander Kerfoot,..." July 16

  • Martin Brodeur willing to wait until after season begins, if necessary, to find "right fit"

    North Jersey "While the Devils have moved on from the Martin Brodeur era this summer, the 42-year-old future Hall of Famer remains intent on playing in the NHL in 2014-15 as he patiently waits to find a team that is the right fit for him. In fact, Brodeur’s agent said Sunday that he’s willing to wait until..." July 14

  • Cory Schneider inks seven-year, $42 million extension with Devils "The Martin Brodeur Era in New Jersey was already over, but now the future of the Devils' goaltending position is further solidified. General manager Lou Lamoriello announced Wednesday that the club signed goaltender Cory Schneider to a multi-year extension. According to Brian Lawton of Sportsnet,..." July 09

  • Devils' Havlat looking forward to reunion with Elias "New Jersey Devils right wing Martin Havlat is looking forward to having an opportunity to skate with good friend Patrik Elias in the NHL. Havlat considers it a long time coming, too, considering they have shared experiences on Czech Republic national teams for many years. Havlat and Elias..." July 05

  • Devils closing in on extension with Schneider; Lamoriello hopes deal is done in "very near future"

    North Jersey "Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello sounded very optimistic today that he will soon be able to lock up goaltender Cory Schneider to a contract extension. Schneider, 28, would be eligible to become an unrestricted free agent next summer. “It’s a work in progress and we’re getting closer and..." July 04

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    David Pagnotta @TheFourthPeriod

    Sounds like Devils winger Mattias Tedenby is heading overseas. Told he'll be signing with a KHL club shortly.

  • Keith Kinkaid ready to be Devils' backup goalie; says partnership with Cory Schneider

    Newark Star-Ledger "When he arrived at his first Devils training camp in 2011, Keith Kinkaid got to meet Martin Brodeur. It was a thrill the young goaltender will not forget. “When I first entered the organization I met Brodeur at the start. He’s a class guy and obviously one of the best to ever play the game,..." July 03

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    Tom Gulitti @TGfireandice

    Also, heareing Stephen Gionta has re-signed.

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    Tom Gulitti @TGfireandice

    Clemmensen said he's coming back to compete for backup job behind Cory Schneider.

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    Bob McKenzie @TSNBobMcKenzie

    Steve Bernier re-signs with NJD, one year, $600K.

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    Larry Brooks @NYP_Brooksie

    Might have missed it having been reported but told that Havlat has deal wirh Devils for one year $1.5M

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    Pierre LeBrun @Real_ESPNLeBrun

    As per @DarrenDreger, Mike @MCammalleri13 to New Jersey, 5 x 5

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    Tom Gulitti @TGfireandice

    If the blog was working right now, I'd write about Adam Larsson re-signing with Devils for one-year, $900,000. One-way deal. Confirmed.

  • Bruins not among teams interested in Brodeur

    CSN New England "Certainly the B’s front office has a great deal of respect for free agent goaltender Martin Brodeur, but the B’s also don’t have any interest in the 42-year-old future Hall of Fame goaltender. A report had surfaced from TVA that the Bruins, Blackhawks and Pittsburgh Penguins were among the teams..." June 30

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    Tom Gulitti @TGfireandice

    Devils D Anton Volchenkov put on unconditional waivers for purpose of compliance buyout.

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    Louis Jean @LouisJean_TVA

    Brodeur's priority is to win another Cup. His role with new team will be key. Would be content with a one year deal. #Devils @TVASports

  • Leafs, Penguins among teams interested in Martin Brodeur "What is the market for an unrestricted free-agent goaltender likely playing the last season of his career at 42 years old and put up a .901 save percentage last year? Pretty good it sounds like, actually. According to Louis Jean of TVA Sports, goaltender Martin Brodeur's agent says the veteran is..." June 29

    2014 NHL Draft Day Rumors - Live Blog

    PSD Staff The 2014 NHL Entry Draft goes on Friday and Saturday in Philadelphia. While this year's NHL draft will certainly not be able to match the talent pool of Thursday's NBA Draft, or even most other NHL Drafts for that matter, there are still some extremely talented players available. The best part... June 28

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    Pierre LeBrun @Real_ESPNLeBrun

    Agent Pat Brisson has spoken with six teams so far regarding UFA G Martin Brodeur... it's a process, will heat up more after the draft

  • Devils will have to wait to get a home game

    North Jersey "This time, the Devils may be a little road weary to start the season as they will be the last of the 30 NHL teams to have their home opener. The NHL on Saturday revealed the home openers for all 30 teams and the Devils will apparently open the 2014-15 season on a multi-game road trip while..." June 22

  • Brad Richards to Devils?

    Newark Star-Ledger "Besides going 0-13 in shootouts, the biggest reason the 2013-14 Devils missed the Stanley Cup playoffs is because they didn't score enough goals. In 82 games, they were shut out 10 times, held to one goal 13 times and managed two goals 26 times. Totaled up, the Devils scored three or more just..." June 22

  • Cam Janssen signs one-year, two-way contract to stay with Devils

    Newark Star-Ledger "Right winger Cam Janseen has signed a one-year, two-way contract to remain in the Devils' organization. The deal would pay Janssen an NHL salary of $575,000. Janssen, 30, played 24 games for the Devils last season and had an NHL career-high three goals with no assists. He had 22 penalty..." June 20

  • Devils sign Mike Sislo to two-year, two-way contract

    Newark Star-Ledger "Devils right winger Mike Sislo has agreed to a two-year, two-way contract that would pay him an NHL salary of $562,500 per season. The 26-year-old native of Superior, Wisc., scored 41 points (23 goals, 18 assists in 59 games for Albany (AHL) last season. " June 20

  • Devils' Lou Lamoriello says team is still deciding whether to use compliance buyout

    Newark Star-Ledger "Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello said Tuesday that the team is still considering whether to use a compliance buyout by the June 30 deadline to shed one contract from its books. Each NHL team was given a chance to buy out two contracts without incurring a penalty in 2013 and 2014, paying a..." June 18

  • Devils Martin Brodeur: "likely my last year"

    North Jersey "Conceding "it’s probably going to be my last year," Martin Brodeur is preparing to explore the unrestricted free agent market in a couple of weeks and for the probability that he’ll sign with a team other than the Devils. Brodeur, 42, has played 20 NHL seasons in a Devils’ uniform, but with..." June 13

  • Devils' Lou Lamoriello doesn't believe Adam Larsson will play in Sweden next season

    Newark Star-Ledger "Rumors circulated at Wednesday's general managers’ meetings and during Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final that Devils defenseman Adam Larsson is planning to play in Sweden next season rather than re-sign with the NHL club. But Devils GM Lou Lamoriello told The Star-Ledger he doesn’t believe it..." June 12

  • Devils, Ilya Kovalchuk reunited next season? Rumors dispute NHL policy

    Newark Star-Ledger "Here's a hot rumor spreading on the Internet: Devils superstar-turned-quitter Ilya Kovalchuk wants a redo in time for next season and is in talks with his former NHL club to return next season. Could this be true? Or is this just a ridiculous rumor started on Twitter by Dino Costa, a..." June 10

  • Devils’ Urbom signs in KHL

    Pro Hockey Talk "Alex Urbom is off to Russia. The former Devil and Capital has agreed to join KHL club Severstal Cherepovets, the team announced on Friday. The move marks the end of a busy 2013-14 campaign in which the Swedish defenseman started with the Devils organization, got picked up on waivers by the..." June 07

  • Martin Brodeur to test free agency "Add Martin Brodeur's name to the mix for the July 1 free-agent market, as the NHL's all-time winningest goaltender has decided he's ready to leave New Jersey and see what's out there. "I've come to the conclusion that I'm definitely going to be available July 1,'' Brodeur told on..." June 07

  • Devils and Cory Schneider talk contract extension; goalie wants to play 60 games

    Newark Star-Ledger "There have been discussions between Cory Schneider and the Devils regarding a contract extension beyond next season, but nothing will be done until there are reasonable assurances that he will be the team’s No. 1 goalie by playing about 60 games per season. Schneider told The Star-Ledger a..." June 07

  • Devils prospect Ben Johnson will stand trial for alleged sexual assault

    Newark Star-Ledger "Ben Johnson, the Devils' selection in the third round of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft at 90th overall, will go on trial for an alleged sexual assault on August 15. According to CTV Windsor, the member of the Windsor Spitfires (OHL) was "accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old female in March..." June 06

  • Devils got first-round pick back primarily because of new owners

    Newark Star-Ledger "NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said Wednesday that he decided to give the Devils back a first-round pick in the 2014 entry draft because of new owners Josh Harris and David Blitzer, as well as the departure of Ilya Kovalchuk to Russia, but he emphasized that the topic was not part of their..." June 05

  • Zidlicky signs new contract to stay with Devils "Defenseman Marek Zidlicky re-signed with the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday. Terms of the contract were not disclosed, but CBC reported it to be a one-year, $4 million contract. He would have become an unrestricted free agent this summer. Zidlicky, 37, led Devils defensemen in goals (12) and..." June 03

  • Schneider/Brodeur redux? DeBoer ready for it just in case

    Newark Star-Ledger "Devils coach Pete DeBoer said last week that he’d welcome Martin Brodeur back next season to share the team's goaltending with Cory Schneider if that occurred. Brodeur is an unrestricted free agent and it is questionable whether the Devils would want him back. In a conversation with The..." May 31

  • Jaromir Jagr calls it an international career after Czechs fall in Worlds "Jaromir Jagr is not done as a hockey player. He hasn't expressed much interest in retiring and has already signed on for another season with the New Jersey Devils. However on Sunday he did play his final game in one area: international competition. After playing in the bronze medal game for the..." May 25

  • Devils sign prospects Johnson, Thomson "he New Jersey Devils today signed two of their prospects – forwards Ben Johnson and Ben Thomson – to entry-level contracts. The announcement was made by Devils’ President/General Manager Lou Lamoriello. As per club policy, no further terms were disclosed. Johnson, who turns 20 next month,..." May 24

  • Devils forward Pesonen signs in Switzerland

    Pro Hockey Talk "Devils forward Harri Pesonen, who debuted for the club last season and appeared in four games, has left the organization to join Swiss league outfit Lausanne. Lausanne announced the deal on Tuesday, one that keeps Pesonen in Switzerland until 2016. Prior to heading overseas the Finnish forward..." May 20

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    Tom Gulitti @TGfireandice

    Devils deal with Ben Johnson not officially done. Some paperwork to be completed. In addiiton, team will sign Ben Thomson (2012, 4th rd).

  • Mark Fayne ahead of schedule in groin rehab

    Newark Star-Ledger "Defenseman Mark Fayne is “ahead of schedule” in his rehab following April 22 surgery to repair the core muscle in his left groin, but there have been no meaningful talks with the Devils regarding a new contract. Fayne, who turned 27 Thursday, can become an unrestricted free agent July 1. He..." May 17

  • Jaromir Jagr re-signs with Devils for another season "The New Jersey Devils today re-signed right wing Jaromir Jagr to a new contract. The announcement was made by Devils’ President/General Manager Lou Lamoriello. As per club policy, no further terms were disclosed. Jagr enters his second season with the Devils after leading the team with 43..." April 30

  • Jagr, Malhotra and Moore named Masterton finalists "Jaromir Jagr of the New Jersey Devils, Manny Malhotra of the Carolina Hurricanes and Dominic Moore of the New York Rangers are the three finalists for the 2013-14 Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy, which is awarded "to the player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship and..." April 30

  • Devils hope to sign goalie Cory Schneider to contract extension

    Newark Star-Ledger "Now that the Devils have agreed to a one-year deal to keep Jaromir Jagr, general manager Lou Lamoriello will concentrate on trying to sign goalie Cory Schneider to a contract extension. Schneider is signed for next season at $4.5 million, but he can become an unrestricted free agent at the..." April 30

  • Jaromir Jagr says agreement in place to remain with Devils "Jaromir Jagr has been very open about enjoying his time with the New Jersey Devils and wanting to return for another season. From the sounds of it, he's going to get his wish. Even at 42, Jagr can't play enough hockey so he is joining the Czech Republic national team for the World Championships..." April 29

  • Jaromir Jagr will play for Czech Republic at world championships

    North Jersey "Devils right wing Jaromir Jagr will represent the Czech Republic again at the upcoming 2014 IIHF World Championships in Minsk, Belarus, reported today. Jagr, 42, is expected to join the Czech team for practices today, head coach Vladimir Ruzicka said. Jagr, who led the Devils this..." April 29

  • Martin Brodeur reportedly gave Lou Lamoriello long list of teams for deal

    Newark Star-Ledger "Welcome to NHL trade deadline day, a Wednesday in March that, one way or another, will be historical for the Devils. By 3 p.m., their record-setting goalie either will change organizations for the first time at age 41, or continue to have a shot at becoming one of those rare superstars who play..." April 25

  • Devils' Mark Fayne undergoes successful groin surgery; Graham Black signs entry-level contract

    Newark Star-Ledger "Devils defenseman Mark Fayne underwent surgery on the core muscle of his left groin Tuesday, according to general manager Lou Lamoriello. Fayne will undergo an eight-to-10 week rehabilitation period. "Just a normal groin situation," Lamoriello said. "We pulled him after he got hurt and it..." April 23

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