Sign in with your NHL account:
  • Submit
  • Or
  • Sign in with Google

NEWS

Holik, Rolston returning to New Jersey

Tuesday, 07.01.2008 / 7:35 PM / News
New Jersey Devils
X
Share with your Friends


Holik, Rolston returning to New Jersey
newjerseydevils.com – A pair of former Devils are returning to the Garden State.

The Devils have signed free agent forwards Bobby Holik and Brian Rolston, Devils' President, CEO and General Manager Lou Lamoriello has announced. Terms were not disclosed.

Holik
Holik, 37, returns to New Jersey after having spent the last three seasons in Atlanta. The 6-4, 230-lb. center tallied 15 goals and 19 assists while playing in all 82 games for the Thrashers last season.

Holik emerged as a formidable checking presence in 10 seasons with the Devils from 1992-93 to 2001-2002, and was a member of the organization's Stanley Cup wins in 1995 and 2000.

Taken with Hartford's first pick, 10th overall, in the 1989 Entry Draft, Holik's first stint with the Devils featured 198 goals and 265 assists for 463 points in 724 games. The native of Jihlava, Czech Republic, has 322 goals and 416 assists for 738 points in 1,252 career games with Hartford, New Jersey, NY Rangers and Atlanta.

Rolston
Rolston, 35, has spent the last three seasons in Minnesota and is coming off of a 2007-08 campaign in which he collected 31 goals and 28 assists for 59 points in 81 games.

Selected with New Jersey's first pick, 11th overall, in the 1991 Entry Draft, Rolston netted 81 goals and 97 assists for 178 points in 348 NHL games with the Devils from 1994-95 to 1999-00. A native of Flint, Mich., Rolston was a member of the club's 1995 Stanley Cup championship.

The 6-2, 210-lb. forward has 286 goals and 348 assists for 634 points in 977 career games with New Jersey, Colorado, Boston and Minnesota.

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 TBL 48 30 14 4 156 127 64
2 NYI 46 31 14 1 151 129 63
3 DET 47 27 11 9 139 119 63
4 MTL 45 29 13 3 123 106 61
5 PIT 46 26 12 8 138 117 60
6 NYR 44 27 13 4 134 106 58
7 WSH 46 24 13 9 137 120 57
8 BOS 48 25 16 7 126 121 57
9 FLA 44 20 14 10 107 122 50
10 OTT 46 19 18 9 126 128 47
11 TOR 48 22 23 3 142 150 47
12 PHI 48 19 22 7 130 146 45
13 CBJ 45 20 22 3 113 142 43
14 NJD 47 17 22 8 107 134 42
15 CAR 46 16 25 5 98 120 37
16 BUF 47 14 30 3 89 167 31

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
A. Henrique 40 10 16 -1 26
J. Jagr 43 9 16 -10 25
M. Cammalleri 35 15 6 -3 21
P. Elias 37 6 14 -14 20
M. Zidlicky 47 4 16 -7 20
M. Ryder 42 6 12 -2 18
T. Zajac 39 8 8 -7 16
S. Gomez 23 4 12 -5 16
S. Bernier 32 6 7 1 13
M. Havlat 29 5 7 -10 12
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Schneider 16 19 4 .920 2.41
K. Kinkaid 1 3 3 .913 2.54