Archive for the ‘New Jersey Devils’ Category

Ovechkin hat trick…MLB’s first female coach…Bucks extend winning streak

Friday, January 17th, 2020

Alex Ovechkin took a stick to the face and put three pucks in the net for a hat trick to lead the Washington Capitals past the New Jersey Devils 5-2 on Thursday night. Ovechkin reached 31 goals this season with his 25th career hat trick. SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alyssa Nakken (NAK'-ihn) has become the first female coach on a major league staff in baseball history after being named an assistant under new Giants manager Gabe Kapler.

Reuters Sports News Summary

Friday, October 18th, 2019

The Tour did not specify what substance Every tested positive for and said it will have no further comment on the suspension at this time. Every, who will be eligible to return to competition on Jan. 7, 2020, said in a statement to that he tested positive for cannabis. NBA's Silver says Hong Kong tweet furor already hit league's bottom line NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said on Thursday that the fallout following a tweet from a Houston Rockets official who backed the Hong Kong democracy protests has already cost the league substantial financial losses in China.

Reuters Sports News Summary

Friday, October 18th, 2019

If Bencic beats Mladenovic, she will pass Serena Williams and Bertens to claim one of the eight spots at the upcoming Shiseido WTA Finals Shenzhen. Devils C Hischier signs seven-year, $50.75 million extension The New Jersey Devils signed 20-year center Nico Hischier to a seven-year, $50.75 million contract extension on Friday. The first overall selection of the 2017 draft was pleased with the deal that runs through the 2026-27 season.

Hughes, Hall, Hischier look to lead Devils back to playoffs

Monday, September 23rd, 2019

The addition of Hughes and general manager Ray Shero's offseason moves to acquire defenseman P.K. Subban from Nashville and forward Nikita Gusev from Vegas and to sign veteran forward Wayne Simmonds to a one-year contract as an unrestricted free agent gives the Devils depth throughout the roster. Don't forget, center Nico Hischier is entering his third season after being the No. overall pick in the 2017 draft.

Devils end partnership with NWHL Metropolitan Riveters

Friday, May 17th, 2019

There's been another development on the roller coaster that is women's hockey as of late. The New Jersey Devils are dissolving their relationship with the Metropolitan Riveters of the NWHL, just over a week after the Pegula family relinquished control of the Buffalo Beauts back to the league. Money and financial assistance are essential parts of each of these relationships, but not the only aspect that will be void in the upcoming season.