Devils assistant coach Adam Oates has been credited with the revival of Ilya Kovalchuk and improving New Jersey's power play.
Comcast SportsNet will air encore presentations of eight Washington Capitals games as part of Capitals Best of 2011-12 between June 25 July 5.
In what was likely his final season in Washington, Semin finished second on the club in scoring but produced his fewest goals since his rookie season.
Taken by the Capitals at 100th overall, Thomas Di Pauli's road to the NHL draft started in Italy.
See what's being said about the 10 players taken in this weekend's NHL draft.