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Video: Dire dilemma for Devils?

Jan 16, 2013, 9:41 PM EDT

Carl Hagelin #62 of the New York Rangers checks Peter Harrold #10 of the New Jersey Devils in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Prudential Center on May 21, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey.
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The New Jersey Devils surprised many by making it to the Stanley Cup finals in 2012, but the deck seems stacked against them this season. Zach Parise is gone, Adam Henrique is injured, Martin Brodeur isn’t getting any younger and Ilya Kovalchuk missed some training camp time.

Will those factors mean failure for one of the NHL’s most consistent contenders? Pierre McGuire shares his take on the Devils’ dilemma – and potential Eastern Conference opportunists – in the video below:

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