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PostPosted: Thu Jul 26, 2018 4:18 pm 
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The High Flying Devils with Hart Trophy winner Taylor Hall didn't make a big splash this offseason, but I feel like they tried. They've got almost 20M in cap space with only Miles Wood and Steven Santini left to sign. Wonder if they might be a darkhorse team for Pacioretty or Karlsson.

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PostPosted: Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:44 am 
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Santini gets one of those weird 5-6th depth defencemen extensions I'm not super fond of for either side (which means the team will probably win in the end). A measly 1.4M AAV for the next three years. Either he can't crack the lineup full-time and they're giving 1M to a pylon, or he takes a step forward and the Devils get a bargain.

That leaves Miles Wood to re-sign with 18M left in cap space. Butcher the only big extension coming up next season, unless Zacha finally takes a step forward.

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PostPosted: Thu Aug 16, 2018 1:35 pm 
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Santini gets one of those weird 5-6th depth defencemen extensions I'm not super fond of for either side (which means the team will probably win in the end). A measly 1.4M AAV for the next three years. Either he can't crack the lineup full-time and they're giving 1M to a pylon, or he takes a step forward and the Devils get a bargain.


Local kid. I hope to see him make it and play well.

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 21, 2018 3:40 pm 
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https://twitter.com/NJDevils/status/1031988064028119041

THEY'RE BRINGING BACK THE RED AND GREEN! SWAMP THINGS!

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 21, 2018 4:17 pm 
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HELL YES. Wish they'd just bring those back full time instead of just a third jersey.


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 31, 2018 5:33 pm 
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E.L. wrote:
https://twitter.com/NJDevils/status/1031988064028119041

THEY'RE BRINGING BACK THE RED AND GREEN! SWAMP THINGS!


I actually love these. Always have. They're the main reason I have a hard time really hating the Devils, despite them being a close-by division rival.

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Those are great. I wonder what a Green primary Devils sweater would look like...too much Green?

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Those are great. I wonder what a Green primary Devils sweater would look like...too much Green?


I thought they had some for a while, but all I find on Google are the St. Patrick's Day ones. :roll:

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Chris18 wrote:
Bosc wrote:
Those are great. I wonder what a Green primary Devils sweater would look like...too much Green?


I thought they had some for a while, but all I find on Google are the St. Patrick's Day ones. :roll:


Yeah, same here. It funny...it sounds right and like it happened...but when you see those ones you're like "ok yeah that's a lot of green".

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 05, 2018 6:32 am 
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Bosc wrote:
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Bosc wrote:
Those are great. I wonder what a Green primary Devils sweater would look like...too much Green?


I thought they had some for a while, but all I find on Google are the St. Patrick's Day ones. :roll:


Yeah, same here. It funny...it sounds right and like it happened...but when you see those ones you're like "ok yeah that's a lot of green".


Yep. And Kelly green to boot.

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PostPosted: Sun Sep 23, 2018 10:00 am 
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Miles Wood signs a 4-year deal. Nice raise for a guy who quietly scored 19 last year. If the Devs want to make the playoffs, all their breakthrough guys will have to do it again and a few new ones will have to take the next step (Zacha and McLeod, most notably).

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PostPosted: Mon Nov 12, 2018 4:52 pm 
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The High Flying Devils have stumbled out of the gate due to injuries: Schneider missed time and doesn't look ready now that he's back and Bratt missed October with a broken jaw.

Zacha was shockingly sent down: he's only 21 but is having a tough time becoming a consistent pro.

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They roared out the gate and Kinkaid was absolutely stellar to start, but they've since come crashing back to Earth.

Damn...didn't know they were last in the conference. In fact they've got the 2nd-worst record overall in the league. Stunning.

I think the biggest issue at present is that Taylor Hall isn't anywhere near his Hart-winning form. His even-strength numbers are actually quite bad. But the Devils kinda shoulda known that regression was possible, the Avs failed to listen on two occasions and you can see what ended up happening in 2016-17.


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27th overall in the league, tied in points for dead last in the Eastern Conference, 3-4-3 in their last 10.

It's not helping that Cory Schneider is likely gonna need one more year to recover from hip surgery. That's how long it took Pekka Rinne.


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