9-2-2003 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Bobby Holik has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. John Madden has lost his sights and is now 25 games without a goal. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Brylin is down on his game pulling a 14 game streak without registering a single point. Brian Rafalski has played 13 games without a goal. Martin Brodeur has been chilly and allowed 8 goals in 2 games. Andrei Zyuzin has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Christian Berglund has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



6-2-2003 John Madden speaks up.
John Madden is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

5-2-2003 Larry Robinson praises Brent Seabrook
New Jersey Devils head coach Larry Robinson has praised young defenseman Brent Seabrook in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Brent Seabrook has played 52 games with Rouyn-Noranda Huskies this season, collecting 15+26=41 with 48 PIM.


5-2-2003 Larry Robinson praises Dustin Brown
New Jersey Devils head coach Larry Robinson has praised young right wing Dustin Brown in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Dustin Brown has played 54 games with Sarnia Sting this season, collecting 48+16=64 with 63 PIM.


2-2-2003 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Patrik Elias is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Scott Gomez is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jason Arnott is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Petr Sykora is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Bobby Holik has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. John Madden is sliding on a 23 game streak without registering a single point. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Brylin is down on his game pulling a 12 game streak without registering a single point. Brian Rafalski has played 11 games without a goal. Andrei Zyuzin has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Christian Berglund has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



1-2-2003 Larry Robinson praises Brent Burns
New Jersey Devils head coach Larry Robinson has praised young defenseman Brent Burns in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Brent Burns has played 16 games with Notre Dame this season, collecting 8+9=17 with 5 PIM.


31-1-2003 Larry Robinson praises Dustin Brown
New Jersey Devils head coach Larry Robinson has praised young right wing Dustin Brown in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Dustin Brown has played 52 games with Sarnia Sting this season, collecting 43+16=59 with 61 PIM.


31-1-2003 Patrik Elias reaches a milestone !
Patrik Elias scored the 300th point of his career in tonight's game against the New York Islanders on a goal by Petr Sykora. I just want to thank all the people that have supported me throughout my career. I couldn't have done this without them, the happy player said in a hockey magazine..

A native of Czech, Patrik Elias was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 2nd round of the 1994 entry draft. He has appeared in 370 NHL games during his career, notching 128 goals and adding 172 assists along with 175 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 50 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 16+24=40 with 2 PIM.


31-1-2003 Daryl Andrews injured.
Daryl Andrews of Albany Devils suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . It hurts, but what hurts even more is when you're injured by a cheap shot like that, he said to the press.

29-1-2003 Steve Guolla resumes full training.
Albany Devils center Steve Guolla has resumed full training after his injury.

28-1-2003 Andrei Zyuzin speaks up.
Andrei Zyuzin is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

28-1-2003 Larry Robinson praises Milan Michalek
New Jersey Devils head coach Larry Robinson has praised young left wing Milan Michalek in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Milan Michalek has played 31 games with Amur Habarovsk this season, collecting 26+9=35 with 22 PIM.


26-1-2003 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Jason Arnott is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Randy McKay is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Jay Pandolfo is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. John Madden is sliding on a 20 game streak without registering a single point. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Brylin has lost his sights and is now 31 games without a goal. Petr Sykora has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Andrei Zyuzin has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



25-1-2003 Jim McKenzie injured.
Jim McKenzie of Albany Devils suffered thigh injury during tonights minorleague game against the Chicago Wolves. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . I hit a bad patch of ice, and it's not the first time that's happened here. The league should do something about this Arena, he quoted before being taken to the hospital for tests.

24-1-2003 John Madden speaks up.
John Madden is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

24-1-2003 Steve Guolla resumes light training.
Albany Devils center Steve Guolla has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

24-1-2003 Steve Guolla injured.
Steve Guolla of Albany Devils suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Ontario Reigns. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . It's not that big of a deal, just have to rest for a couple of days, he commented in a radio interview after the game.

21-1-2003 Larry Robinson praises Brent Burns
New Jersey Devils head coach Larry Robinson has praised young defenseman Brent Burns in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Brent Burns has played 15 games with Notre Dame this season, collecting 8+9=17 with 5 PIM.


19-1-2003 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Patrik Elias is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Scott Gomez has lost his sights and is now 22 games without a goal. Jason Arnott has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. John Madden is sliding on a 16 game streak without registering a single point. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Brylin has lost his sights and is now 27 games without a goal. Randy McKay has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Andrei Zyuzin has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



18-1-2003 Larry Robinson praises Zach Parise
New Jersey Devils head coach Larry Robinson has praised young left wing Zach Parise in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Zach Parise has played 31 games with JyP Jyväskylä this season, collecting 22+9=31 with 26 PIM.


18-1-2003 New Jersey Devils players named to All-Star Game
The following players from New Jersey Devils were named to this year's All-Star Game:
-Scott Niedermayer


16-1-2003 Larry Robinson praises Dustin Brown
New Jersey Devils head coach Larry Robinson has praised young right wing Dustin Brown in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Dustin Brown has played 45 games with Sarnia Sting this season, collecting 38+13=51 with 57 PIM.


16-1-2003 Tommy Albelin resumes full training.
Albany Devils defenseman Tommy Albelin has resumed full training after his injury.

15-1-2003 Jay Pandolfo frustrated
New Jersey Devils left wing Jay Pandolfo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Jay Pandolfo was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 2nd round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 315 NHL games during his career, notching 36 goals and adding 50 assists along with 46 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has played 42 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 4+6=10 with 6 PIM.


14-1-2003 Larry Robinson praises Nathan Horton
New Jersey Devils head coach Larry Robinson has praised young right wing Nathan Horton in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Nathan Horton has played 43 games with Montreal Rocket this season, collecting 33+13=46 with 46 PIM.


13-1-2003 Mike Rupp uncertain about future
Mike Rupp wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

13-1-2003 Tommy Albelin injured.
Tommy Albelin of Albany Devils suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Saint-John IceCaps. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . I may be out of the line up for the next game just as a precaution, but I don't think it's anything serious, he commented to the media.

12-1-2003 Scott Gomez frustrated
New Jersey Devils center Scott Gomez feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Scott Gomez was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 1st round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 199 NHL games during his career, notching 36 goals and adding 104 assists along with 124 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 41 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 3+4=7 with 0 PIM.


12-1-2003 Larry Robinson praises Kyle Brodziak
New Jersey Devils head coach Larry Robinson has praised young center Kyle Brodziak in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Kyle Brodziak has played 40 games with North Bay Centennials this season, collecting 30+21=51 with 49 PIM.


12-1-2003 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Valeri Kamensky is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point. Patrik Elias has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Scott Gomez has lost his sights and is now 19 games without a goal. Bobby Holik has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. John Madden is down on his game pulling a 13 game streak without registering a single point. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Brylin has lost his sights and is now 24 games without a goal. Petr Sykora has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Andrei Zyuzin has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Christian Berglund has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



7-1-2003 Andrei Zyuzin speaks up.
Andrei Zyuzin is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

6-1-2003 Team captain meets with Bobby Holik
Team captain Scott Stevens called a short meeting with Bobby Holik after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Bobby Holik as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

6-1-2003 David Wregget resumes full training.
Albany Devils right wing David Wregget has resumed full training after his injury.

6-1-2003 Bobby Holik reaches a milestone !
Bobby Holik notched the 300th assist of his career in tonight's game against the New York Rangers on a goal by Brian Rafalski. I'm happy about it but that's it, gotta think other things now, he commented and was all smiles..

A native of Czech, Bobby Holik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 1st round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 836 NHL games during his career, notching 226 goals and adding 300 assists along with 871 penalty minutes. The 32 year old center has played 39 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 11+18=29 with 14 PIM.


5-1-2003 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Valeri Kamensky is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Scott Gomez has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal. Bobby Holik has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. John Madden is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Brylin has lost his sights and is now 22 games without a goal. Brian Rafalski is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Martin Brodeur has been chilly and allowed 14 goals in 3 games. Andrei Zyuzin has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Christian Berglund has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-1-2003 Bruce Gardiner resumes full training.
Albany Devils right wing Bruce Gardiner has resumed full training after his injury.

4-1-2003 John Madden speaks up.
John Madden is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

4-1-2003 Brian Gionta resumes full training.
Albany Devils right wing Brian Gionta has resumed full training after his injury.

3-1-2003 Mike Jefferson resumes full training.
Albany Devils center Mike Jefferson has resumed full training after his injury.

2-1-2003 Bobby Holik frustrated
New Jersey Devils center Bobby Holik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Czech, Bobby Holik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 1st round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 835 NHL games during his career, notching 226 goals and adding 298 assists along with 871 penalty minutes. The 32 year old center has played 38 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 11+16=27 with 14 PIM.


2-1-2003 Petr Sykora frustrated
New Jersey Devils right wing Petr Sykora feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Czech, Petr Sykora was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 1st round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 410 NHL games during his career, notching 140 goals and adding 194 assists along with 140 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has played 38 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 16+16=32 with 2 PIM.


2-1-2003 Larry Robinson praises Marc Methot
New Jersey Devils head coach Larry Robinson has praised young defenseman Marc Methot in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Marc Methot has played 26 games with HC Vitkovice this season, collecting 3+5=8 with 13 PIM.


2-1-2003 New Jersey Devils players selected to World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships (U-20) in icehockey are about to start. The following players from New Jersey Devils organization have been selected to represent their countries:

-Teemu Laine (FIN)
-Igor Pohanka (SVK)
-Tuomas Pihlman (FIN)
-James Massen (USA)
-Evgeny Gamalej (RUS)
-Cam Janssen (RUS)


2-1-2003 Troy Crowder agrees on a contract.
Troy Crowder has signed a one year deal with the Albany Devils. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

1-1-2003 David Wregget resumes light training.
Albany Devils right wing David Wregget has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

31-12-2002 Team captain meets with John Madden
Following the team's recent 7-1 loss at Detroit Red Wings on 31-12-2002, New Jersey Devils captain Scott Stevens and John Madden did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Scott Stevens

31-12-2002 Bruce Gardiner resumes light training.
Albany Devils right wing Bruce Gardiner has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

31-12-2002 Brian Gionta injured.
Brian Gionta of Albany Devils suffered groin injury during tonights minorleague game against the Grand Rapids Griffins. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . If it was up to me I would have finished the game, but they want to be careful about this kind of injury, he commented from the trainers bench.

30-12-2002 Team captain meets with Petr Sykora
Following the team's recent 1-3 loss against Washington Capitals on 29-12-2002, New Jersey Devils captain Scott Stevens and Petr Sykora did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Scott Stevens

30-12-2002 Andrei Zyuzin speaks up.
Andrei Zyuzin is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

29-12-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Patrik Elias is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Scott Gomez has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Bobby Holik is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. John Madden has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Brylin has lost his sights and is now 19 games without a goal. Petr Sykora is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Scott Niedermayer has played 12 games without a goal. Andrei Zyuzin has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



29-12-2002 Mike Jefferson resumes light training.
Albany Devils center Mike Jefferson has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

29-12-2002 Andreas Salmonsson resumes full training.
Albany Devils left wing Andreas Salmonsson has resumed full training after his injury.

28-12-2002 Team captain meets with Petr Sykora
Team captain Scott Stevens called a short meeting with Petr Sykora after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Petr Sykora as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

28-12-2002 Brian Gionta frustrated
New Jersey Devils right wing Brian Gionta feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Brian Gionta was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 4th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the New Jersey Devils this season. He has played 35 games with the Albany Devils this season, totalling 5+14=19 with 2 PIM.


26-12-2002 Andrei Zyuzin speaks up.
Andrei Zyuzin is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

24-12-2002 Andreas Salmonsson resumes light training.
Albany Devils left wing Andreas Salmonsson has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

23-12-2002 Scott Gomez uncertain about future
Scott Gomez wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

23-12-2002 Robert Morris agrees on a contract.
Robert Morris has signed a one year deal with the Albany Devils. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

22-12-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Jay Pandolfo is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Petr Sykora is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Brian Rafalski is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Scott Gomez has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Bobby Holik has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. John Madden has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Brylin has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Andrei Zyuzin has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



22-12-2002 Bruce Gardiner injured.
Bruce Gardiner of Albany Devils suffered groin injury during tonights minorleague game against the San Antonio Rampage. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . I hit a bad patch of ice, and it's not the first time that's happened here. The league should do something about this Arena, he said in a TV interview.

21-12-2002 Mike Commodore frustrated
New Jersey Devils defenseman Mike Commodore feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Mike Commodore was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 2nd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 38 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 5 assists along with 14 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 18 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM. He has also played 14 games with the Albany Devils this season, totalling 0+4=4 with 22 PIM.


20-12-2002 Andrei Zyuzin speaks up.
Andrei Zyuzin is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

19-12-2002 Jay Pandolfo frustrated
New Jersey Devils left wing Jay Pandolfo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Jay Pandolfo was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 2nd round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 304 NHL games during his career, notching 35 goals and adding 49 assists along with 46 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 31 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 3+5=8 with 6 PIM.


19-12-2002 Jean-Francois Damphousse frustrated
New Jersey Devils goaltender Jean-Francois Damphousse feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jean-Francois Damphousse was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 1st round of the 1997 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old goaltender has not yet played for the New Jersey Devils this season.


18-12-2002 Scott Niedermayer frustrated
New Jersey Devils defenseman Scott Niedermayer feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Scott Niedermayer was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 1st round of the 1991 entry draft. He has appeared in 672 NHL games during his career, notching 78 goals and adding 283 assists along with 349 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 18 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 2+9=11 with 7 PIM.


16-12-2002 John Madden speaks up.
John Madden is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

16-12-2002 Andreas Salmonsson injured.
Andreas Salmonsson of Albany Devils suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . I think it's rehabilitation for the next couple of weeks for me, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

15-12-2002 Scott Niedermayer frustrated
New Jersey Devils defenseman Scott Niedermayer feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Scott Niedermayer was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 1st round of the 1991 entry draft. He has appeared in 671 NHL games during his career, notching 78 goals and adding 283 assists along with 349 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 17 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 2+9=11 with 7 PIM.


15-12-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Scott Gomez has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Brylin has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Brian Rafalski has played 16 games without a goal. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



14-12-2002 Scott Niedermayer frustrated
New Jersey Devils defenseman Scott Niedermayer feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Scott Niedermayer was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 1st round of the 1991 entry draft. He has appeared in 670 NHL games during his career, notching 78 goals and adding 282 assists along with 349 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 16 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 2+8=10 with 7 PIM.


13-12-2002 Bobby Holik frustrated
New Jersey Devils center Bobby Holik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Czech, Bobby Holik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 1st round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 826 NHL games during his career, notching 225 goals and adding 294 assists along with 869 penalty minutes. The 31 year old center has played 29 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 10+12=22 with 12 PIM.


13-12-2002 Jim McKenzie resumes full training.
Albany Devils left wing Jim McKenzie has resumed full training after his injury.

11-12-2002 Team captain meets with John Madden
Team captain Scott Stevens called a short meeting with John Madden after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said John Madden as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

11-12-2002 Jean-Francois Damphousse frustrated
New Jersey Devils goaltender Jean-Francois Damphousse feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jean-Francois Damphousse was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 1st round of the 1997 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old goaltender has not yet played for the New Jersey Devils this season.


9-12-2002 Valeri Kamensky resumes full training.
New Jersey Devils left wing Valeri Kamensky has resumed full training after his arm injury.

8-12-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Patrik Elias is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jason Arnott is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Scott Gomez has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Bobby Holik has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. John Madden has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Brylin has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Brian Rafalski has played 13 games without a goal. Scott Niedermayer has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

Valeri Kamensky remains sidelined with arm injury.



8-12-2002 Jim McKenzie resumes light training.
Albany Devils left wing Jim McKenzie has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

7-12-2002 Valeri Kamensky injured.
Valeri Kamensky (NJ) suffered arm injury during the game in an incident with Alexei Zhitnik (BUF). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. I just hope I can get back on the ice quickly and do what I can for the team, he commented from the trainers bench.

6-12-2002 Scott Stevens resumes full training.
New Jersey Devils defenseman Scott Stevens has resumed full training after his head injury.

5-12-2002 Scott Niedermayer speaks up.
Scott Niedermayer is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

5-12-2002 Mike Jefferson injured.
Mike Jefferson of Albany Devils suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Utica Comets. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . I think it's rehabilitation for the next couple of weeks for me, he commented from the trainers bench.

5-12-2002 Scott Stevens injured.
Scott Stevens (NJ) suffered head injury during the game in an incident with Todd Bertuzzi (VAN). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. Sometimes you just have bad luck and get knocked around, were his words after the game.

1-12-2002 John Madden speaks up.
John Madden is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

1-12-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Patrik Elias is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Jason Arnott is looking good with 6 points in 3 games last week. Petr Sykora is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

John Madden has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Brylin has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Brian Rafalski has played 10 games without a goal. Scott Niedermayer has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



29-11-2002 Jean-Francois Damphousse frustrated
New Jersey Devils goaltender Jean-Francois Damphousse feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jean-Francois Damphousse was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 1st round of the 1997 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old goaltender has not yet played for the New Jersey Devils this season.


28-11-2002 Team captain clashes with Valeri Kamensky
Team captain Scott Stevens finally broke the silence in the locker room today when he pointed out the poor play of Valeri Kamensky. In this team, you have to do your part. It's not like your playing out there just for yourself, said the team captain.

28-11-2002 Scott Niedermayer speaks up.
Scott Niedermayer is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

24-11-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Bobby Holik is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Sergei Brylin is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Randy McKay is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Martin Brodeur is playing well with 2 wins in his 3 starts last week and allowing 3 goals.

Who's cold

Scott Gomez has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Jason Arnott has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Niedermayer has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



19-11-2002 Andreas Salmonsson resumes full training.
Albany Devils left wing Andreas Salmonsson has resumed full training after his injury.

18-11-2002 Scott Niedermayer speaks up.
Scott Niedermayer is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 8 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

17-11-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Valeri Kamensky is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Scott Gomez has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jason Arnott has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Brylin is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Martin Brodeur has been chilly and allowed 12 goals in 3 games. Christian Berglund has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



16-11-2002 Andreas Salmonsson injured.
Andreas Salmonsson of Albany Devils suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Providence Bruins. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . I'll just put some ice on it and it'll be as good as new. It will take more than this to slow me down, he commented from the trainers bench.

13-11-2002 Team captain clashes with Andrei Zyuzin
Team captain Scott Stevens finally broke the silence in the locker room today when he pointed out the less than stellar play of Andrei Zyuzin. If he wants to play for this team, he should be ready to chip in, said the team captain.

12-11-2002 Scott Niedermayer resumes full training.
New Jersey Devils defenseman Scott Niedermayer has resumed full training after his wrist injury.

10-11-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Bobby Holik is looking good with 6 points in 3 games last week. Jason Arnott is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Sergei Brylin is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Petr Sykora is looking red hot with a 9 game point streak. Randy McKay is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Scott Stevens is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Colin White is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Brian Rafalski is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

John Madden is down on his game pulling a 13 game streak without registering a single point. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Turner Stevenson is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

Scott Niedermayer remains sidelined with wrist injury.



9-11-2002 Mike Commodore resumes full training.
Albany Devils defenseman Mike Commodore has resumed full training after his injury.

8-11-2002 Team captain meets with Jay Pandolfo
Team captain Scott Stevens called a short meeting with Jay Pandolfo after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Jay Pandolfo as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

8-11-2002 Bruce Gardiner resumes full training.
Albany Devils right wing Bruce Gardiner has resumed full training after his injury.

8-11-2002 Valeri Kamensky resumes full training.
New Jersey Devils left wing Valeri Kamensky has resumed full training after his leg injury.

8-11-2002 David Wregget injured.
David Wregget of Albany Devils suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Milwaukee Admirals. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of months . I just kind of rolled over his back and I couldn't get my arm down to brace myself, so I landed awkwardly, he said from the locker room after being helped off the ice.

8-11-2002 Mike Commodore injured.
Mike Commodore of Albany Devils suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Milwaukee Admirals. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . If it was up to me I would have finished the game, but they want to be careful about this kind of injury, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

8-11-2002 Scott Niedermayer injured.
Scott Niedermayer (NJ) suffered wrist injury during the game in an incident with Craig Berube (NAS). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. I may be out of the line up for the next game just as a precaution, but I don't think it's anything serious, he said to the press.

7-11-2002 Mike Commodore uncertain about future
Mike Commodore wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

6-11-2002 Team captain meets with Andreas Salmonsson
Team captain Scott Stevens called a short meeting with Andreas Salmonsson after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Andreas Salmonsson as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

5-11-2002 Richard Rochefort resumes full training.
Albany Devils center Richard Rochefort has resumed full training after his injury.

4-11-2002 Scott Niedermayer frustrated
New Jersey Devils defenseman Scott Niedermayer feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Scott Niedermayer was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 1st round of the 1991 entry draft. He has appeared in 667 NHL games during his career, notching 78 goals and adding 282 assists along with 344 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 13 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 2+8=10 with 2 PIM.


4-11-2002 Steve Guolla resumes full training.
Albany Devils center Steve Guolla has resumed full training after his injury.

4-11-2002 Tommy Sonnenberg agrees on a contract.
Tommy Sonnenberg has signed a one year deal with the Albany Devils. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

3-11-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Patrik Elias is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Jason Arnott is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Petr Sykora is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak. Scott Stevens is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Scott Niedermayer is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Scott Gomez has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. John Madden is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Brylin has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Randy McKay has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

Valeri Kamensky remains sidelined with leg injury.



3-11-2002 Bruce Gardiner resumes light training.
Albany Devils right wing Bruce Gardiner has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

3-11-2002 Valeri Kamensky resumes light training.
New Jersey Devils left wing Valeri Kamensky has resumed light training after his leg injury and is listed day to day.

2-11-2002 Richard Rochefort injured.
Richard Rochefort of Albany Devils suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Saint-John IceCaps. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . This is a rough game and injuries happen, lucky for me that this one is not serious, he said to the press.

1-11-2002 Jim McKenzie injured.
Jim McKenzie of Albany Devils suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month . I'm just hoping it's nothing serious and the docs will let me play in a month or two again, he said from the locker room after being helped off the ice.

30-10-2002 Steve Guolla resumes light training.
Albany Devils center Steve Guolla has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

30-10-2002 Steve Guolla injured.
Steve Guolla of Albany Devils suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the San Antonio Rampage. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . Sometimes you have to take a hit like that for the team, he said to the press.

28-10-2002 Jean-Francois Damphousse frustrated
New Jersey Devils goaltender Jean-Francois Damphousse feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jean-Francois Damphousse was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 1st round of the 1997 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old goaltender has not yet played for the New Jersey Devils this season.


27-10-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Bobby Holik is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Randy McKay has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Christian Berglund has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

Valeri Kamensky remains sidelined with leg injury.



27-10-2002 David Wregget agrees on a contract.
David Wregget has signed a one year deal with the Albany Devils. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

25-10-2002 Scott Stevens frustrated
New Jersey Devils defenseman Scott Stevens feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Scott Stevens was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 1441 NHL games during his career, notching 189 goals and adding 674 assists along with 2680 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 1+3=4 with 2 PIM.


25-10-2002 Bruce Gardiner injured.
Bruce Gardiner of Albany Devils suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the San Antonio Rampage. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . Our trainer has assured me this is not serious, but I won't be on my skates for a few weeks anyway, he said after the game.

21-10-2002 Valeri Kamensky injured.
Valeri Kamensky (NJ) suffered leg injury during the game in an incident with Corey Sarich (TB). He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks. They first said the treatment was going to be a minimum of five weeks rest, but they've been wrong before, he commented to the press.

20-10-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Patrik Elias is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Bobby Holik is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jason Arnott is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Sergei Brylin is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Colin White is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Brian Rafalski is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Scott Niedermayer is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Christian Berglund has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Adrian Foster has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



17-10-2002 Bobby Holik reaches a milestone !
Bobby Holik scored the 500th point of his career in tonight's game against the Carolina Hurricanes on a feed by Brian Rafalski. Yes, it does feel great, he said to the press.

A native of Czech, Bobby Holik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 1st round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 800 NHL games during his career, notching 216 goals and adding 284 assists along with 861 penalty minutes. The 31 year old center has played 3 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 4 PIM.


13-10-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



7-10-2002 Team captain meets with Jay Pandolfo
Following the team's recent 4-2 win against Toronto Maple Leafs on 6-10-2002, New Jersey Devils captain Scott Stevens and Jay Pandolfo did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Scott Stevens

6-10-2002 Scott Stevens frustrated
New Jersey Devils defenseman Scott Stevens feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Scott Stevens was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 1435 NHL games during his career, notching 188 goals and adding 672 assists along with 2678 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 1 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


6-10-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Patrik Elias is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. Jason Arnott is looking good with 3 points in 1 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-10-2002 Team captain meets with John Madden
Team captain Scott Stevens called a short meeting with John Madden after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said John Madden as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

5-10-2002 Jean-Francois Damphousse frustrated
New Jersey Devils goaltender Jean-Francois Damphousse feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jean-Francois Damphousse was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 1st round of the 1997 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old goaltender looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


1-10-2002 Brian Gionta frustrated
New Jersey Devils right wing Brian Gionta feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Brian Gionta was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 4th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


30-9-2002 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Tom BarrassoA-A-A-27Carolina Hurricanes
Dominik Hasek BA-A-37Detroit Red Wings
Patrick Roy88878631Colorado Avalanche
Jean-Sebastien GiguereA-BB25Anaheim Ducks
Martin BrodeurBBB30New Jersey Devils
Billy SmithBBB28New York Islanders
Ed BelfourBBB30Dallas Stars
Ken DrydenB-BB28Montreal Canadiens
Mike RichterBBB29Columbus Blue Jackets
Curtis JosephB-B-B28Toronto Maple Leafs
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Brian LeetchA-B-B27New York Rangers
Rob Blake85828327Colorado Avalanche
Bobby OrrBBB29Boston Bruins
Scott NiedermayerB-BB29New Jersey Devils
Chris ProngerCAB27Edmonton Oilers
Sandis OzolinshB-B-B30Florida Panthers
Nicklas LidstromB-BB32Detroit Red Wings
Kimmo TimonenB-BB27Nashville Predators
Scott StevensC-AB28New Jersey Devils
Al MacInnisB-B-B29Buffalo Sabres
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Sergei FedorovBB-B32Detroit Red Wings
John LeClairA-B-B29Philadelphia Flyers
Paul KariyaACB27Anaheim Ducks
Mike ModanoA-B-B32Dallas Stars
Mark MessierB-BB29New York Rangers
Adam GravesBB-B27San Jose Sharks
Keith TkachukBB-B30Edmonton Oilers
Gary RobertsB-B-B29Toronto Maple Leafs
Shayne CorsonB-B-B29Toronto Maple Leafs
Peter BondraBB-B28Washington Capitals
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Joe SakicAB-A-28Arizona Coyotes
Wayne GretzkyAB-A-27Edmonton Oilers
Jean BeliveauBB-A-27Minnesota Wild
Mario LemieuxAB-A-26Pittsburgh Penguins
Peter Forsberg86838529Colorado Avalanche
Ron FrancisB-BB29Carolina Hurricanes
Jeremy RoenickBBB27Philadelphia Flyers
Steve YzermanBB-B27Detroit Red Wings
Alexei YashinA-CB28New York Islanders
Adam OatesBB-B30Washington Capitals
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Jaromir JagrAC-A-30Washington Capitals
Teemu SelanneA-B-B27Anaheim Ducks
Tony AmonteA-CB28Chicago Blackhawks
Mark RecchiBB-B28Philadelphia Flyers
Brett HullB-CB28Detroit Red Wings
Maurice RichardBB-B28Montreal Canadiens
Eric LindrosA-BB29New York Rangers
Claude LemieuxB-BB27Arizona Coyotes
Pavel BureADB31Nashville Predators
Scott MellanbyB-B-B28Buffalo Sabres


29-9-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



27-9-2002 Brian Gionta frustrated
New Jersey Devils right wing Brian Gionta feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Brian Gionta was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 4th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the New Jersey Devils this season.


22-9-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Scott Gomez has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Sergei Nemchinov has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Sergei Brylin has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Randy McKay has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Christian Berglund has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Scott Clemmensen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



15-9-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Scott Gomez remains sidelined with head injury.



15-9-2002 Scott Gomez resumes full training.
New Jersey Devils center Scott Gomez has resumed full training after his head injury.

14-9-2002 Jean-Francois Damphousse frustrated
New Jersey Devils goaltender Jean-Francois Damphousse feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jean-Francois Damphousse was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 1st round of the 1997 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old goaltender has not yet played for the New Jersey Devils this season.


14-9-2002 Brian Gionta frustrated
New Jersey Devils right wing Brian Gionta feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Brian Gionta was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 4th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the New Jersey Devils this season.


11-9-2002 Bobby Holik frustrated
New Jersey Devils center Bobby Holik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Czech, Bobby Holik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 1st round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 800 NHL games during his career, notching 216 goals and adding 284 assists along with 861 penalty minutes. The 31 year old center has played 3 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 4 PIM.


11-9-2002 Scott Stevens frustrated
New Jersey Devils defenseman Scott Stevens feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Scott Stevens was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 1437 NHL games during his career, notching 188 goals and adding 673 assists along with 2678 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 3 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 0 PIM.


11-9-2002 Scott Gomez injured.
Scott Gomez (NJ) suffered head injury during the game in an incident with Rob Ray (BUF). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. If it was up to me I would have finished the game, but they want to be careful about this kind of injury, was his answer to a reporter question after the game.

10-9-2002 Scott Stevens frustrated
New Jersey Devils defenseman Scott Stevens feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Scott Stevens was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 1436 NHL games during his career, notching 188 goals and adding 672 assists along with 2678 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 2 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


10-9-2002 Brian Gionta frustrated
New Jersey Devils right wing Brian Gionta feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Brian Gionta was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 4th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the New Jersey Devils this season.


8-9-2002 Bobby Holik frustrated
New Jersey Devils center Bobby Holik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Czech, Bobby Holik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 1st round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 799 NHL games during his career, notching 216 goals and adding 283 assists along with 859 penalty minutes. The 31 year old center has played 2 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 2 PIM.


8-9-2002 Player of the week: Patrik Elias (L)
NHL has awarded Patrik Elias (L) of New Jersey Devils as Player Of The Week He registered 2 goals and 1 assists for 3 points in 2 games last week. He also had 1 game winning goal.

A native of Czech, Patrik Elias was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 2nd round of the 1994 entry draft. He has appeared in 322 NHL games during his career, notching 114 goals and adding 149 assists along with 173 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 2 games with the New Jersey Devils this season, totalling 2+1=3 with 0 PIM.


8-9-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Patrik Elias is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Jason Arnott is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Petr Sykora is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



7-9-2002 Jean-Francois Damphousse frustrated
New Jersey Devils goaltender Jean-Francois Damphousse feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jean-Francois Damphousse was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 1st round of the 1997 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old goaltender has not yet played for the New Jersey Devils this season.


1-9-2002 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



31-8-2002 New Jersey Devils trade
New Jersey Devils traded Anton But to Pittsburgh Penguins for NJ's round 5 pick in 2003

29-8-2002 Jean-Francois Damphousse uncertain about future
Jean-Francois Damphousse wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

29-8-2002 Jason Lehoux uncertain about future
Jason Lehoux wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

29-8-2002 Lucas Nehrling uncertain about future
Lucas Nehrling wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

30-6-2002 Training camp preview
New Jersey Devils will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either New Jersey Devils and Albany Devils:
- Steve Guolla C
- Tommy Albelin D
- Ted Drury L
- Bruce Gardiner R
- Valeri Kamensky L
- Patrik Elias L
- Scott Gomez C
- Jay Pandolfo L
- Jim McKenzie L
- Bobby Holik C
- Jason Arnott C
- John Madden C
- Sergei Nemchinov R
- Sergei Brylin L
- Petr Sykora R
- Randy McKay R
- Turner Stevenson R
- Ed Ward R
- Scott Stevens D
- Colin White D
- Brian Rafalski D
- Scott Niedermayer D
- Ken Daneyko D
- Martin Brodeur G
- Andrei Zyuzin D
- Daryl Andrews D
- Jiri Bicek L
- Maxim Birbraer L
- Sylvain Cloutier C
- Mike Commodore D
- Jean-Francois Damphousse G
- Stanislav Gron R
- Frederic Henry G
- Mike Jefferson C
- Jason Lehoux L
- Lucas Nehrling D
- Henrik Rehnberg D
- Richard Rochefort C
- Mike Rupp L
- Rob Skrlac L
- Alex Zinevych L
- Joel Bouchard D
- Brian Gionta R
- Ari Ahonen G
- Christian Berglund R
- Adrian Foster C
- Victor Uchevatov D
- Andreas Salmonsson L
- Scott Clemmensen G

Players reporting out of shape:
- Steve Guolla C
- Scott Niedermayer D
- Daryl Andrews D
- Mike Rupp L
- Ari Ahonen G
- Christian Berglund R

Players reporting in good shape:
- Ted Drury L
- Jason Arnott C
- Randy McKay R
- Brian Rafalski D
- Maxim Birbraer L
- Sylvain Cloutier C
- Jean-Francois Damphousse G
- Rob Skrlac L


23-6-2002 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:


23-6-2002 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:


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