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David Strehle

NHL Contributor

David works in a busy courtroom in the Philadelphia-area and has followed the NHL closely for over 30 years, covering the League for various publications over the past two and a half years. He can be found in the Wells Fargo Center press box covering the day-to-day operations of the Philadelphia Flyers for SBN Philly, and he's a contributor to SBNation.com's NHL coverage.

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Stanley Cup Finals 2012: Comparing The Goaltenders

The matchup of goaltenders in the Stanley Cup Finals is a classic scenario of the younger upstart attempting to out-play the wily, old veteran as two of the game's best - Quick and Brodeur -- go head-to-head.

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Devils, Kings Matchup A Classic Battle Of Like-Styled Clubs

Two clubs with similar styles begin the battle for the Stanley Cup Wednesday. The battle to control the walls, dominate territorial play via the forecheck, and getting traffic in front of the opposing goalie may end up being contributing factors for the eventual victor.

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Devils Combine Old And New Methods Of Success To Defeat Rangers, Head To Cup Final

When Adam Henrique picked up a rebound and shoveled it past Henrik Lundqvist early in overtime to give the Devils the Eastern Conference crown, it represented a triumph of old and new methods in New Jersey.

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Different Script, Same Outcome: New Jersey Devils On Brink Of Cup Finals After Game 5 Win

It was perhaps their weakest effort of the Eastern Conference Final, but the Devils built a big lead, allowed it to slip away, then found a way to pull out the victory late in regulation. NJ now sits on the precipice of heading to their first Cup Final since 2003.

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Devils Rewarded For Dominating Play, Even Series As Animosity Grows

While N.J. has dominated play for much of the series with the Rangers, the Devils haven't always seen the fruits of their hard labor. Game 4 on Monday night saw their work rewarded as animosity grows and the series is now tied.

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New Jersey Devils See Frustrating Similarities In Losses To Rangers

New Jersey lost their second game of their Eastern Conference Final series to the Rangers, and in an eerily similar fashion to the first. While there were some aspects to their effort that improved, the Devils have to find a way to get pucks past Henrik Lundqvist.

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Patience Pays Off For Devils And Clarkson As Winger Flourishes

Signed by New Jersey as an undrafted free agent in 2005, David Clarkson took the long road to the NHL. Nearly seven years later, the rugged power forward is a big key to the club's chances to qualify for the Cup Final.

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Devils Vs. Rangers: Despite 3-0 Loss, New Jersey Must Stick With Game Plan

The New Jersey Devils have experienced their best stretch of postseason success in some time with a furious forechecking game and aggressive penalty kill, but that went by the wayside in Monday night's third period.

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NHL Playoffs 2012, Rangers Vs. Devils: Heated Rivalry Renews In Eastern Final

In what has been a heated rivalry for a good number of years, the Rangers and Devils meet in the Conference Final for the first time since their seven-game battle in 1994. This one could prove to be another classic.

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Flyers Vs. Devils, Game 5: NJ Sticks To Game Plan, Closes Out Philly, Series

Going up against series favorite Philadelphia, the Devils showed that hard work, a ferocious fore-check. and sticking to a proven game plan was the perfect recipe for a triumph over the Flyers.

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