News Around the League: 2017-2018 During and AFTER THE CUP

Discussion in 'New Jersey Devils' started by StvBroDan, Oct 1, 2017.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
View Users: View Users
  1. StvBroDan

    StvBroDan vPLAY WITH HEARTv

    Joined:
    Oct 15, 2008
    Messages:
    19,891
    Likes Received:
    179
    Trophy Points:
    141
    Location:
    USA
    Post here when other is full.
     
  2. None Shall Pass

    None Shall Pass <3 NICO <3

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2007
    Messages:
    8,959
    Likes Received:
    1,219
    Trophy Points:
    139
    Occupation:
    COMPUTER
    Location:
    Brooklyn
  3. The 29th Pick

    The 29th Pick Hall Effect

    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2007
    Messages:
    13,452
    Likes Received:
    1,350
    Trophy Points:
    169
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Bergen County N.J.
    Is Ya-Yo still with Buffalo? Looks like most of "our" players have been waived BB, PAP, Reid Boucher
     
  4. My3Sons

    My3Sons Registered User

    Joined:
    Jul 7, 2017
    Messages:
    3,981
    Likes Received:
    1,728
    Trophy Points:
    111
    Watched Cammaleri play for LA last night. Got some time on the first line and some power play time. He looked to be making a real effort. Shame he was making so much in NJ that he had to be bought out instead of traded.
     
    The 29th Pick likes this.
  5. NJDevs26

    NJDevs26 Back in the playoffs! #BoyleStrong

    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2007
    Messages:
    52,940
    Likes Received:
    8,433
    Trophy Points:
    187
    Rumor is the Flames are close to signing Jagr...hopefully that works out.
     
  6. NJDevs26

    NJDevs26 Back in the playoffs! #BoyleStrong

    Joined:
    Mar 21, 2007
    Messages:
    52,940
    Likes Received:
    8,433
    Trophy Points:
    187
    DSP's also having a good preseason for the Caps. Figures the mules only get going after they get the wakeup call of being bought out.
     
  7. Bleedred

    Bleedred #freetheshootertutor

    Joined:
    May 1, 2011
    Messages:
    82,746
    Likes Received:
    6,013
    Trophy Points:
    156
    Occupation:
    Carpenter
    Location:
    Just inside Kinkaid’s short side post
    In carrying over from the last news thread

    So what did happen with the Hossa/Lupul stuff?

    I remember they were getting other doctors to examine them, but I never heard about it again for the last week or two.
     
  8. The 29th Pick

    The 29th Pick Hall Effect

    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2007
    Messages:
    13,452
    Likes Received:
    1,350
    Trophy Points:
    169
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Bergen County N.J.
    DSP seems to do well for a little while on a "new" team. He blamed last seasons suckage on an injury he said the Devils knew about, but did nothing for.
     
    OmNomNom likes this.
  9. The 29th Pick

    The 29th Pick Hall Effect

    Joined:
    Dec 7, 2007
    Messages:
    13,452
    Likes Received:
    1,350
    Trophy Points:
    169
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    Bergen County N.J.
    Yeah I forgot about him, he still has skill, it's just a matter of staying healthy
     
  10. Zajacs Bowl Cut

    Zajacs Bowl Cut Nova Nation

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2005
    Messages:
    53,787
    Likes Received:
    5,054
    Trophy Points:
    186
    Location:
    PA/NJ
    carrying over from the other thread....

    yes, the Caps traded us MoJo for picks. The difference is MoJo makes a lot more than what AA is asking for and also no one knew that he was available. This situation is way different.

    AA is not asking for a lot of money. The problem is the WIngs have no cap space. Some team will be easily able to fit him in and offer more than Blandisi and a mid pick or whatever that guy said we should offer
     
  11. Zajacs Bowl Cut

    Zajacs Bowl Cut Nova Nation

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2005
    Messages:
    53,787
    Likes Received:
    5,054
    Trophy Points:
    186
    Location:
    PA/NJ
  12. OmNomNom

    OmNomNom Nico Nico Nii~~~

    Joined:
    Mar 3, 2011
    Messages:
    11,176
    Likes Received:
    3,219
    Trophy Points:
    156
    Occupation:
    Engineer
    Location:
    In the Church of Salmela
    he's signing w a canadian team? hell has frozen over
     
    The 29th Pick likes this.
  13. AfroThunder396

    AfroThunder396 [citation needed]

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2006
    Messages:
    32,761
    Likes Received:
    3,507
    Trophy Points:
    187
    Location:
    Hamburg, NY
    I get that he's ancient, but Jagr actually played very well for Florida last year. With a 1 year contract loaded with incentives there's absolutely zero risk.

    I'm actually baffled he hasn't signed anywhere. This is 100% judging a player by his age and not his results, because the results show he's still a very effective middle-six winger who provides possession and secondary scoring.

    EDIT: Looks like it's official. Great deal for them.
     
  14. tr83

    tr83 All I want for X-mas is 6 NHL D-men

    Joined:
    Oct 14, 2013
    Messages:
    13,675
    Likes Received:
    2,720
    Trophy Points:
    156
    Location:
    Jersey Shore
    The traveling Jagrs are going to have to buy a tour bus to go to games
     
  15. AfroThunder396

    AfroThunder396 [citation needed]

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2006
    Messages:
    32,761
    Likes Received:
    3,507
    Trophy Points:
    187
    Location:
    Hamburg, NY
    Isles waive both Bernier and Little Gio. Hard to imagine either of them finding an NHL gig at this point.
     
  16. mtnet

    mtnet Big hitter, the Lama

    Joined:
    Oct 31, 2014
    Messages:
    2,990
    Likes Received:
    1,411
    Trophy Points:
    94
    It's horrendous to think of how many fringe NHLers or wash outs comprised a significant portion of our lineup just a few years ago. That said, it's also a tremendous relief to see we've moved on from a boatload of these players in recent years.
     
  17. HenriquesJawLine

    HenriquesJawLine Registered User

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2009
    Messages:
    4,400
    Likes Received:
    1,351
    Trophy Points:
    109
    We have a logjam of LW as it is but Kerby Rychel is the most interesting name on waivers today
     
  18. Devils Dominion

    Devils Dominion Need a 1LD

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2007
    Messages:
    44,792
    Likes Received:
    2,531
    Trophy Points:
    186

    I'd say Matt Read
     
  19. HenriquesJawLine

    HenriquesJawLine Registered User

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2009
    Messages:
    4,400
    Likes Received:
    1,351
    Trophy Points:
    109
    Meh he's been declining for a while, Rychel is still young and is coming off his best year as a pro.
     
  20. BomaLightDevils

    BomaLightDevils Registered User

    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2011
    Messages:
    1,170
    Likes Received:
    141
    Trophy Points:
    81
    Location:
    Copenhagen
    Wasn't rychel a Castron pick in CBJ?
     
  21. AfroThunder396

    AfroThunder396 [citation needed]

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2006
    Messages:
    32,761
    Likes Received:
    3,507
    Trophy Points:
    187
    Location:
    Hamburg, NY
    He was indeed.

    I remember there was a rumor not long ago that we were shipping a defenseman to CBJ (believed to be Merrill at the time) in exchange for either Rychel or Sonny Milano.
     
  22. Billdo

    Billdo Missing the Swedes

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2008
    Messages:
    7,310
    Likes Received:
    1,588
    Trophy Points:
    115
    Location:
    Ocean County
    Read flashed and now is just not a NHLer. He wouldn't play over any of fostered guys.
     
  23. JrFischer54

    JrFischer54 Registered User

    Joined:
    Apr 4, 2017
    Messages:
    1,998
    Likes Received:
    346
    Trophy Points:
    79
    i'm not linking the wings guy to mojo trade. i'm just saying since you claim other teams could "beat that offer" for AA. then why couldn't other teams "beat" our offer for mojo? the caps didn't say hey wait thats a great offer but let me wait and call team x/y/z and see if i can create some type of bidding war?
     
  24. Billdo

    Billdo Missing the Swedes

    Joined:
    Oct 28, 2008
    Messages:
    7,310
    Likes Received:
    1,588
    Trophy Points:
    115
    Location:
    Ocean County
    I think that probably was just a perfect storm of Shero pouncing on the opportunity after Kuznetsov signed his deal and the Caps just took it quickly. Realistically I don't think many offers would've been substantially better anyway.
     
  25. JrFischer54

    JrFischer54 Registered User

    Joined:
    Apr 4, 2017
    Messages:
    1,998
    Likes Received:
    346
    Trophy Points:
    79
    as opposed to sending him to a division rival? i get we aren't pushing the caps for a playoff spot but still if he helps the devils win two games against the caps this year thats a huge 4pts maybe no president trophy or top spot etc.

    just saying to quickly dismiss a "trade" because " a lot of teams can beat that offer" that doesn't really mean much. trades happen all the time that other teams should be able to match and beat.
     
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page

monitoring_string = "358c248ada348a047a4b9bb27a146148"