John Hynes on NHL Network Radio

Devils’ Head Coach John Hynes was a guest on The Powerplay with Scott Laughlin and Patrick O’Sullivan on NHL Network Radio.  He discussed the club’s outlook after the 2017 Draft, including the addition of Nico Hischier, as well as his vision for the 2017-18 season.

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New Jersey Devils to Open 2017-18 Season, Saturday, October 7 vs. Colorado

The National Hockey League’s New Jersey Devils will open their 35th anniversary season in the Garden State on Sat., Oct. 7, when they host the Colorado Avalanche at Prudential Center at 7:00 p.m.

The Devils’ home schedule includes 18 weekend dates:  seven Friday games, nine Saturday matches and two Sunday contests.  In a change for this upcoming season, all Friday night home games will now have a 7:00 p.m. start time.

The Devils will have a season-high six-game homestand:  Fri., Dec. 15 through Fri., Dec. 29.  New Jersey’s schedule away from “The Rock” includes a season-high six-game road trip:  Sat., Mar. 10 through Fri., Mar. 23.  The Devils have 16 sets of back-to-back games this year, which is two fewer than in 2016-17.

The team also has two four-game road trips, three three-game trips, and two two-game trips.  The team will close-out the road portion of its schedule/regular season in Washington on Sat., Apr. 7.

The club will have their mandated five-day break from Jan. 8 to 12.

For the Devils’ complete 2017-18 schedule, please visit www.newjerseydevils.com.

Single-game tickets will go on sale in late summer.  To receive updates regarding 2017 pre-season and 2017-18 regular-season ticket on-sale dates, and to join Devils Membership visit newjerseydevils.com or call 1-800-NJ-DEVIL.

Please find the complete press release and schedule below.

2017-18 New Jersey Devils schedule

New Jersey Devils Official 2017-18 Regular Season Schedule

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Devils Acquire D Mirco Mueller and Fifth-Round Pick From Sharks

The New Jersey Devils today acquired defenseman Mirco Mueller and San Jose’s fifth-round selection (#143 overall) in the 2017 NHL Draft for New Jersey’s second-round (#49 overall-previously acquired from Boston) and fourth-round (#123-previously acquired from Nashville) picks in the 2017 NHL Draft.  New Jersey still owns its own second and fourth round picks in the upcoming draft, and will now have 10 selections overall.

Mueller, 22, has spent his entire career with the Sharks’ organization, since being selected in the first round (18th overall) of the 2013 NHL Draft.

The 6-3, 210lb. native of Winterthur, Switzerland, has spent the last three seasons splitting time with the club’s NHL and AHL affiliates, appearing in 54 total NHL games with two goals and four assists.

Please see the full release attached below:

Devils Acquire D Mirco Mueller and Fifth Round Pick From Sharks

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GM Ray Shero on TSN 1050

Devils Executive Vice President/General Manager Ray Shero was a guest on Wednesday on TSN Radio 1050 with Pierre LeBrun and Andi Petrillo.

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New Jersey Devils Release 2017-18 Preseason Schedule

The New Jersey Devils have announced their 2017-18 preseason schedule.  The seven-game schedule – all vs. Eastern Conference opponents – will consist of two home games and five road matches, including one neutral-site “road” contest.

The Devils open the 2017-18 preseason slate on Monday, Sept. 18 at home vs. Washington (7:00 p.m.).  The club closes out the preseason at the Capitals on Wednesday, Sept. 27 (7:00 p.m.).  New Jersey’s remaining home game will be Saturday, Sept. 23 vs. the NY Rangers (7:00p.m.).

Please find the full schedule here: Devils Set 2017-18 Preseason Schedule

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