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Alamoth

  • joined Nov 12, 2010
  • last login Aug 29, 2014
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I grew up in NJ as a fan of the New Jersey Devils, New York Mets and New York Giants. Ice Hockey is my passion. I am currently living in enemy territory in the beautiful city of New York. I have a blog discussing all things depth in the NHL but it is currently on hiatus for summer renovations.

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  • MLB New York Mets
  • NFL New York Giants
  • NHL New Jersey Devils
  • NBA Brooklyn Nets
  • NCAAB Lehigh Mountain Hawks
  • FIFA USA
  • MLS New York Red Bulls
  • Tennis Roger Federer
  • Winter Olympics USA
  • Summer Olympics USA
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Jan 21 vs St. Louis - Zone Entry & O-Zone Faceoff Stats

For a first attempt this wasn't too bad at all. Since I was home watching this one instead of attending in person I decided to take the opportunity to give this zone entry thing a try. I didn't...

League to potentially take over control of the Devils

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If a new owner isn't found in time for the new season the NHL will need to take over operation of the team, according to this Forbes.com report. It looks like the JVB ownership era is at an end.

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2013 Off-Season: RFA Speculation

According to Capgeek.com, the Devils have 11 RFA's coming up this off-season, six of whom are roster players (the other five are on the Albany roster). A few rules from the CBA are very important...

Armada releases Stefan Matteau

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Armada has cut ties with Matteau Jr. who was unhappy with his playing time in the post-season and abandoned the team to ride back home with a bus of fans.

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Should the Devils Buyout Anton Volchenkov?

Note: The statisitcs cited in this article are all taken prior to the Devils game versus the Ottawa Senators on 12th April, but after the Devils game versus the Boston Bruins on 10th April. All...

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52 Points or Magic Number Time

If the Devils win all 15 of their remaining games they are guaranteed a playoff spot. This is life in a vacuum and based on the fact that Winnipeg/Carolina could, at most, finish with 66 points,...

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Looking ahead to the 2013-14 Schedule

Realignment is official and the schedule format for next season has been revealed. I'm sure that the main contributors here will have a lot to say on the topic, but I want to dive right into the...

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Looking at Team Stats Compared to Last Season

With the 16th game of the season in the books, the Devils have officially played one-third of the shortened 2012-13 season. This puts us in an interesting position because 16 games is not exactly a...

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#treesforgoals

Would the community here at ILWT be interested in getting involved in the Trees For Goals campaign that Stanley Cup of Chowder kicked off? The details of the charity are over at The Nature...

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Ticket Pricing and STH Pre-Sale

Hey everyone, I noticed a lot of people asking and nothing had been posted so I figured I would share. Last night I got an email from the Devils sent to Season Ticket Holders that there would be a...

Marek Zidlicky (far right) celebrates with teammates Jaromir Jagr (middle right), Tomas Plekanec...

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Marek Zidlicky (far right) celebrates with teammates Jaromir Jagr (middle right), Tomas Plekanec (far left) and Jiri Tlusty (middle left, I think). Zidlicky assisted on two of HC Kladno's goal en route to a 6-3 win. Plekanec had a hat trick and Jagr had a goal and two assists.

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Devils in Europe - Team Schedules

I've decided that in the absence of NHL hockey for the foreseeable future I want to stay on top of Devils playing overseas. To that end I put together two Google Calendars to track SKA St....

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Crazy Completely Unfounded Theory About the 2013 Draft

There's been a lot of speculation about whether or not the Devils will give up their first round pick in 2013 or 2014 as part of the penalties that resulted from the Kovalchuk signing. I've heard a...

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EA NHL13 Ratings Revealed

Yesterday EA Sports unveiled the ratings for all teams and players in the Eastern Conference (the West will be revealed today). I'll cut right to the chase and let you take a look at what EA feels...

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Devils Trading Card Review: 2011-12 UD Ultimate Hockey

A brief overview of the Devils featured in the 2011-12 Upper Deck Ultimate Collection hockey trading card set.

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Conundrum

Hey guys. I have a bit of a problem I'm trying to work out and I could use some advice from everyone here, as experts on being Devils Fans.My girlfriend, who I adore, is a die-hard Rangers fan....

Zach Parise 'Ran the Show' (Elliotte Freidman's 30 Thoughts)

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In his final '30 Thoughts' of the season, Elliotte Friedman breaks down the Parise/Suter signing. There are some interesting bits in there but the two that really stood out to me were the confirmation that Zach couldn't bring himself to go to another Eastern Conference team and play against the Devils and the fact that Detroit could have signed Suter if it weren't for Zach taking over the negotiations.

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The Goon Line

Since Cam Janssen was re-signed and we're stuck with Eric Boulton for another season, I've been thinking a lot about whether or not there is an advanced statistic that can demarcate the line...

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Things I'm Thankful For

On the eve of what could be the end of our best season in almost a decade, emotions are running high. Still fresh from the euphoric game six overtime victory over Our Hated Rivals we find ourselves...

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Games Played in the Conference Playoffs: A History Lesson

Some of you may have already heard this fun fact already: Since the 1987 Stanley Cup Playoffs, no NHL team has advanced to the Stanley Cup Finals having already played more than 18 games in the...

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On Shot Blocking

I am planning on putting together a post over at my (rarely updated) blog dealing with some of the facts around shot blocking in the NHL today. Before then however I thought I'd share some...

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Looking Back: Scott Burnside's Predictions for the NJD 2011-12 Season

ILWT user Alamoth decided to compare the ten predictions Scott Burnside made at ESPN before this season and contrast them with what happened in this season. Burnside's predictions didn't bear out.

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Around the League - March 23rd, 2012

With the Devils closing in on a playoff spot, I thought it would be good to get a look at the nightly action in the league and see how the games impact the Devils. Currently our Magic Number (the...

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Magic Number Update

With only 20 games left to play I thought it would be a good time to look at the Eastern Conference standings and figure out how many wins the Devils need to guarantee a playoff berth. With the C...

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A History of the Devils and the All-Star Game

It is s a dark time for the New Jersey Devils. After missing the NHL Playoffs for the first time since 1996 they will now suffer the embarrassment of having no representatives at the NHL All-Star...

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Patrik Elias Reaches 500 Assists

With his assist on Petr Sykora's second goal against Buffalo on Wednesday night, Devils all-star Patrik Elias tallied the 500th assist of his NHL career, all with New Jersey. No other skater in...

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ROW - Regulation Plus Overtime Wins

The NHL has a new statistic in the league standings, called ROW. It stands for Regulation plus Overtime Wins and it is the primary tie-breaker at the end of the season for determining the final...

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Devils Roster History in Brief

Inspired by a great article over at Fear the Fin (which you can read here: http://www.fearthefin.com/2011/7/25/2291903/history-of-the-sharks-roster), I did some digging into the current Devils...

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Keeping Hope Alive - The Daily L10 Projection (Feb 7th)

It’s going to be out the other teams (more) than us," goaltender Martin Brodeur said today. "We have to do our share, but other teams have to help us out a little bit if we want to get in that...

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Keeping Hope Alive - The Daily L10 Projection (Feb 4th)

Rational minds will tell you that there is little hope remaining for the Devils to make the playoffs for a 14th consecutive season.  Rabid fans will tell you that they will keep hope alive until...

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