Steve Lichtenstein

The Devils' Blake Coleman celebrates his goal during Game 3 of the first-round playoff series against the Tampa Bay Lightning on April 17, 2018, at the Prudential Center.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 17, 2018 - 3:37 pm
Everyone knows that Taylor Hall is the engine that has been driving the Devils toward their unknown destination this season.
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Jeff Hornacek directs his team against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the second half at Madison Square Garden.
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April 12, 2018 - 11:49 am
In the latest episode of the "City Game" podcast, hosts John Schmeelk and Steve Lichtenstein discuss Jeff Hornacek's firing, possible replacements, tanking, a look ahead to the draft, a wrap up of the Nets and Knicks seasons, and talk with Michael Scotto of The Athletic.
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Devils goaltender Keith Kinkaid makes a save during the third period against the New York Islanders at Prudential Center.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 11, 2018 - 2:36 pm
The Tampa Bay Lightning, who will host the New Jersey Devils in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals on Thursday, will be prepared to show the appropriate respect for their opponent, despite the Devils lacking much playoff experience.
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Nets guard D'Angelo Russell drives to the basket around Milwaukee Bucks guard Eric Bledsoe on April 5, 2018, at BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 10, 2018 - 2:50 pm
The Nets are just biding time. Another wasted season will be in the books after Wednesday’s meaningless affair in Boston.
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The Devils celebrate a goal by center Pavel Zacha against the Toronto Maple Leafs on April 5, 2018, at the Prudential Center.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 06, 2018 - 12:41 pm
Thursday night was about moments like the postgame embrace between center Travis Zajac and defenseman Andy Greene, the two remnants from the 2011-12 Devils that went to the Cup Finals.
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Devils coach John Hynes
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 04, 2018 - 10:53 am
Devils coach John Hynes will not win the Jack Adams Award. He probably won’t even make the cut to three finalists, considering the outstanding jobs being done in expansion Vegas (Gerard Gallant), Eastern Conference-leading Boston (Bruce Cassidy) and surging Winnipeg (Paul Maurice), among others.
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The Devils celebrate a goal by Taylor Hall (9) against the Pittsburgh Penguins on March 29, 2018, at the Prudential Center.
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Steve Lichtenstein
March 30, 2018 - 11:47 am
Devils coach John Hynes won’t admit to scoreboard watching.
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Nets vs. Hornets
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Steve Lichtenstein
March 22, 2018 - 3:40 pm
The Nets seem to be expert tankers. If, you know, they had a reason to tank. Since Brooklyn’s 2018 first-round draft pick belongs to Cleveland, awful losses such as Wednesday’s 111-105 choke job to Charlotte serve no purpose other than to infuriate those fans who trekked through the nor’easter to...
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The Devils' Taylor Hall (right), center Nico Hischier and right wing Drew Stafford celebrate after a goal against the San Jose Sharks on March 20, 2018, at the SAP Center in San Jose, California.
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Steve Lichtenstein
March 21, 2018 - 11:06 am
Devils star left wing Taylor Hall has often mentioned how he and his teammates try “not to get too high or too low” during the season, but this team sure makes that awfully difficult.
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The Nets' Jarrett Allen defends the New Orleans Pelicans' Anthony Davis
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Steve Lichtenstein
March 13, 2018 - 8:49 am
Prior to his club’s contest at Barclays Center on Sunday, Sixers coach Brett Brown waxed poetically about the Nets’ vanguard offensive philosophy. “It’s Houston amped up -- with different players,” Brown said of his opponent’s penchant for hunting 3-point shots and layups, while also noting an...
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