Originally Posted by CRisCO
Why is there zero respect for the skill on the devils?
They have been one of the best teams in the NHL for the last two decades with very little variation...
wtf why is everybody straight up disrespectful towards their abilities?
I think it's sort of a "Jon Fitch" type of deal
The Devils have always played a defensive based, non flashy style of hockey (not unlike Fitch), so fans are reluctant to talk much about them (undeservedly)
3 Stanley cups, and a total of 5 finals appearances since 1995. The Devils, despite financial issues and trouble attracting big name free agents, have been one of the most consistent franchises of the last two decades