Starting today, we will try and link you to more New Jersey Devils coverage on the Internet besides just our stuff here at Pucks and Pitchforks. The New Jersey Devils fanbase is a smaller bunch compared to other big markets and we all want to get as much info as we can on our favorite team. So here goes nothing!!
From the Utica Observer Dispatch, Don Laible takes a look at the years the New Jersey Devils had a minor league affiliate in Utica, NY. Devils General Manager Lou Lamoriello is quoted throughout the interview and there is also mentions of head coaches Robbie Ftorek and Herb Brooks. Also quick note of Devil minor leaguers past and present in Nick Palmieri, Tim Sestito and Steve Zalewski. CLICK HERE for the full story.
A local kid…a JERSEY guy just signed with the Trenton Titans, the former minor league affiliate of the Devils, now part of the Philadelphia Flyers chain. David de Kastrozza, a Toms River native, has spent three years in the ECHL. CLICK HERE to read more.
The Star-Ledger looks over the CBA talks, which have shifted their focus mainly to salaries. CLICK HERE for the story.
It’s starting to look worse for 2012-13 Opening Night. Labor talks ended earlier than expected yesterday. The Associated Press has the story.