Quote:
Originally Posted by GoneFullHolmgren
what was the record against the Devils in the prior 14 games before the trades.
I am going to guess it was much, much better. coincidence? probably not.

I think this current theory has more to do with the lingering affects of 20112012's embarrassing 2nd round playoff loss. As well as an entirely different DCore without a HoF defenseman.
1213 (14)
FINAL PHI (0)  NJD (3)
FINAL PHI (3)  NJD (5)
FINAL PHI (2)  NJD (5)
FINAL NJD (1)  PHI (2) SO
FINAL NJD (3)  PHI (0)
1112 (321)
FINAL PHI (3)  NJD (0)
FINAL NJD (4)  PHI (3) SO
FINAL PHI (4)  NJD (1)
FINAL NJD (6)  PHI (4)
FINAL PHI (1)  NJD (4)
FINAL NJD (0)  PHI (3)
1011 (321)
FINAL PHI (1)  NJD (2) SO
FINAL NJD (3)  PHI (5)
FINAL PHI (4)  NJD (2)
FINAL NJD (1)  PHI (2)
FINAL NJD (3)  PHI (1)
FINAL PHI (2)  NJD (4)
0910 (51)
FINAL PHI (5)  NJD (2)
FINAL NJD (2)  PHI (3)
FINAL PHI (1)  NJD (4) Played December 12th 2009, Laviolette hired on December 7th.
FINAL NJD (2)  PHI (3)
FINAL PHI (3)  NJD (2) OT
FINAL NJD (1)  PHI (5)
0809 (312)
FINAL PHI (6)  NJD (3)
FINAL NJD (2)  PHI (3) OT
FINAL NJD (3)  PHI (2) OT
FINAL PHI (2)  NJD (3) SO
FINAL PHI (0)  NJD (3)
FINAL NJD (2)  PHI (4)