Breaking It Down - The X&Os of Hockey

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Former New Jersey Devils' Captain Bryce Salvador teams up with MSG Networks to teach you the X&Os of Hockey! Each week Bryce will release a new teaching moment from one of the New Jersey Devils games.

Importance of Managing the Momentum Of the Game

Bryce Salvador and Erika Wachter at the first matchup between the Devils and Maple Leafs and break down how Toronto took advantage of mistakes made by New Jersey.

Power Play is So Vital to a Team's Success</3>

Bryce Salvador and Erika Wachter break down the importance of the Devils' power play and what it needs to do to be successful on a consistent basis.

What it Takes To Make It To The NHL</3>

The journey to making it to the NHL is not an easy one, but rewarding if you do. Our very own Bryce Salvador talks about his path to the NHL with New York Rangers analyst Steve Valiquette in an MSG Original Series.

What Is A Defensive Zone Breakdown?</3>

When the game is on the the line and you are back checking into your defensive zone, what are your responsibilities as the F1, F2, and F3? Our very own Bryce Salvador explains the importance of knowing your defensive zone coverage during an MSG Intermission Report.

The Importance Of Net Front Presence</3>

To score goals in today's game you and your team must be willing to go to the hard areas to establish a Net Front Presence. Our very own Bryce Salvador explains and shows what exactly is a "Net Front Presence" mentality during an MSG Intermission Report.

What Do You Do When You Lose The Faceoff?</3>

When your center loses the faceoff, you have massive responsibilities, all of which change depending on your position. Our very own Bryce Salvador explains the importance of lost-faceoff coverage during an MSG Intermission Report.

Bryce Salvador Joins MSG Networks


New York, NY (September 14, 2017) – MSG Networks announced today that New Jersey Devils former captain and defenseman Bryce Salvador will join the MSG Networks broadcasting team this season as studio analyst for home games. Salvador, a 14-year veteran of the NHL, played for the Devils for seven seasons. Salvador had a standout Stanley Cup Finals playoff run in the 2011-12 season, scoring four goals and assisting on 10 more for the Devils. He was traded from the St. Louis Blues to the Devils in 2008, and was named the 10th captain in New Jersey Devils history on January 17, 2013. He played for the team until he retired in 2015.

Salvador replaces John MacLean, who accepted a position with the Arizona Coyotes coaching staff this summer. Salvador will join Devils great and three-time Stanley Cup Champion Ken Daneyko who returns for his fourth season as in-game analyst, and play-by-play announcer Steve Cangialosi. Cangialosi and Deb Placey both return to the Devils broadcast team for their seventh seasons as play-by-play announcer and host/reporter respectively.

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