New Jersey Devils & Related Hockey Links for 3/8/21
Here are your links for today:
The losing streak hit five games with a 6-3 loss to the Rangers on Saturday. Here’s Lindy Ruff following the game: “I’m embarrassed how badly we passed the puck tonight and some of the puck decisions we made. I’m just flat out embarrassed.” [NHL] [All About the Jersey] [NorthJersey.com] [NJ.com]
Never want to hear from Brad Marchand about cheap shots again. ICYMI:
— Hockey Hound (@HockeyHoundShow) March 7, 2021
The Scott Wedgewood legend grows:
There are now 5 goalies in NHL history who have 4+ shutouts in fewer than 50 career games.
– Elvis Merzlikins has 6 SOs in 42 GP
– MSG analyst Steve Valiquette had 4 in 46 GP
– Blaine Lacher (4 in 47)
– John Henderson (5 in 46)
– #NJDevils Scott Wedgewood has 4 SOs in 30 GP
— Corey Masisak (@cmasisak22) March 8, 2021
Congrats to Keith Yandle on hitting the 1,000-game mark:
— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) March 7, 2021
The league has suspended Tom Wilson for seven games for this hit:
Tom Wilson hits Brandon Carlo up high.
Carlo needs help getting off the ice. pic.twitter.com/RgACye1H7l
— Conor Ryan (@ConorRyan_93) March 6, 2021
Washington’s Tom Wilson has been suspended for seven games for Boarding Boston’s Brandon Carlo. https://t.co/kKEJL0v4Bq
— NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) March 7, 2021
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