And still waiting

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No word on this off-day, neither from up nor down, about what’s going on with the roster. Apparently some affected players won’t be told their fates until the morning, here and there. That would seem to indicate they’re working on deals with one (or two) (or three?) of their tryout players. And that would affect […] [Read More]
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Camp, Day Last: Waiting for Word

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Looked like a bit of fatigue out there today at Cromwell. Lots of skating this week, lots of work, lots of letting guys show what they could do. Don’t know if any of the young guys exactly made themselves indispensible, but they also just about all fit in. Wasn’t the most exciting game, especially with […] [Read More]
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Where are you?

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Noticed something kind of funny when I walked into the Bridgeport dressing room complex for the first time this season. To picture it, imagine you’re coming in from the runway after a period. You walk through the door, which opens in and to your right, not quite up against a support column that juts out […] [Read More]
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Devils’ Due

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Devils' Due

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While the big club lost 2-1 on a couple of power-play goals, the Sound Tigers lost 3-2 to Lowell. Just talked to Jack Capuano for a few minutes; he said they got outshot 13-1 in the first period but finished with a 30-25 edge. “We got a little bit of a slow start. The kids […] [Read More]
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White on white…

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Both New Jersey and the Islanders have come out for warmup in white uniform systems. Hmm. Edit: All is well: Isles in blue, Devils in white for the game. Dubielewicz vs. Brodeur. And Phil Giubileo is joining Steve Mears on the Islanders’ Webcast… [Read More]
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Like that band-aid company

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Utah coach Jason Christie asked Gregg Johnson about the $100. What $100, Gregg asked. The $100 Keith Johnson gave Gregg, Christie joked, so Gregg wouldn’t show him up. Keith had a goal and an assist Friday in that 2-0 win, and he’s right there in the mix of people who won’t be making any decisions […] [Read More]
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Camp, Day 5: Cloak ‘n’ Dagger

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