Lots of work for new GM Ray Shero to do in the wake of Lou Lamoriello's departure for Toronto. But he's got a good young rookie coach in John Hynes and a top-notch goaltender in Cory Schneider. Is Adam Larsson ready to shoulder the load on the blue line after signing a six-year deal in the offseason? He'd better be.
The Devils are quietly preparing for a new direction under GM Ray Shero and rookie head coach John Hynes. The additions of Kyle Palmieri and John Moore are good ones, but goalie Cory Schneider will have to stand on his head again to keep the Devils in the hunt. It could happen.