Deb’s Place

Each week, MSG Networks host and reporter Deb Placey will offer her insight into the latest topics surrounding the New Jersey Devils.
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Devils Will Be a Different Team in Game 2

Deb Placey goes over the news and notes from Game 1, as the Devils look to even up the series in Game 2 Saturday. THAT’S THE POINT We saw down the stretch how effective the “shutdown” line of Travis Zajac, Blake Coleman and Stefan Noesen was against opponents’ top lines. The reason for that was their […]

Hall’s Snub Not Going to Deter These Devils

The NHL’s 3 Stars Of the Month: Minnesota’s Eric Staal, Pittsburgh’s Evgeni Malkin and Vegas’ Reilly Smith are all very deserving. But maybe John Hynes was onto something with the “Devils vs. The World” T-shirts. Taylor Hall scored at least a point in every game he’s played in February. His point scoring streak hit 22 […]

Grabner Discusses Joining the Devils

John Moore and His Mom Discuss His Journey to the NHL

The Pressure of Being a Goalie Mom

John Quenneville’s Mom Shares a Story From His Youth

Taylor Hall and His Mom Reminisce About His Youth Hockey Days

Ward Sees Opportunity in Face of Adversity

3 Developments to Devils-Capitals

Well, the weather outside is weather … Just like you and me, nobody is immune to the weather, especially leading up to tonight’s battle against Alex Ovechkin. From Cory Schneider to the entire Washington Capitals, things happen. Have a read at what’s been going on for the Devils, and Capitals, before both teams face off at the […]

5 Important Developments of Devils Season

Once a month on Devils Gamenight, we count down the Top-10 Plays of the Month. The most exciting goals, sparkling saves, even the milestone moments. So, as the Devils wave bye-bye to their bye week, we thought we’d take a look back at the five most important developments of the season so far. [Watch Devils-Flyers […]

Brighter Future Starts Now For Devils

In less than 24 hours, the Devils said goodbye to Patrik Elias and The Joe, Joe Louis Arena in Detroit. Combined, that’s 58 years of hockey! Patrik will have another send off next season when his No. 26 joins jersey numbers 3, 4, 27 and 30 in the rafters at The Rock. So let’s look […]

A Trade Deadline Day Timeline

Editor’s Note: Ever wondered what it’s like to be inside the locker room on NHL Trade Deadline Day? Deb Placey peels back the curtain and gives an inside look at what transpired with the Devils. 11 AM: The Devils hold a scheduled practice. And the dry erase board in the locker room says it’s a […]

Devils Can Learn A Lot From the Patriots

From the wild celebration in the Patriots locker room after an epic Super Bowl win, to the Falcons locker room filled with the agony of defeat, the fallout from what transpired on the field was all the talk in the Devils locker room today. As it no doubt was in locker rooms everywhere. Although a […]

Devils Find Talent Deep in the Heart of Texas

There doesn’t seem to be many — if any — geological barriers left in the NHL. Arizona-born Auston Mathews has broken through as a rookie sensation in Toronto and the Devils‘ Beau Bennett became the first California-born player to win the Stanley Cup. And now, New Jersey has not one, but TWO Plano, Texas-born players. Blake Coleman […]