New Jersey Devils

  • Goals For
    182 GF
  • Goals Against
    202 GA
  • Power Play %
    19.9 PP%
  • Penalty Kill %
    83.0 PK%
  • Penalty Mins
    814 PIM
  • Canucks president doesn’t rule out acquiring a player with Evander Kane’s type of history
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    Canucks president doesn’t rule out acquiring a player with Evander Kane’s type of history

    Trevor Linden didn’t mention Evander Kane by name, because, well, you know… But the Vancouver Canucks’ president of hockey operations sure didn’t close the door on acquiring a player with Kane’s type of history. You can listen to the audio of Linden’s interview with TSN 1040 here. (The Kane discussion starts at around the 3:10 mark.) The main takeaway is that Linden refused to say that a player with a history of getting into trouble with the police would absolutely not be welcome on the Canucks. “I think with any situation, they’re all unique to themselves,” Linden said, before warning against the temptation to jump to conclusions prior to knowing all the facts. “Ultimately we’d prefer not to

  • Nugent-Hopkins trying to ignore trade rumors — ‘If it happens, it happens’
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    Nugent-Hopkins trying to ignore trade rumors — ‘If it happens, it happens’

    The Ryan Nugent-Hopkins trade speculation may have died down since it peaked at the draft in late June, but it’s not entirely dead. The 23-year-old former first overall draft pick was asked to address the ongoing rumors Monday at an Oilers charity golf tournament. “I try not to pay attention too much,” Nugent-Hopkins said, per the Edmonton Journal. “If it happens, it happens. I know it’s definitely a different group than the one we finished with last season.” Indeed it is. Most notably, Taylor Hall is in New Jersey now, traded for defenseman Adam Larsson. The Oilers also signed Milan Lucic and drafted Jesse Puljujarvi. What’s still lacking is an offensive defenseman who can run the power play,