NHL LIVE: Cohost Steve Mears ask Barry Melrose a question about the NJ Devils.
Mears, "The Devils struggling to score.. are they relying too much on some older players, Jaromir Jagr, Patrik Elias, to produce when they needs some goals right now?"
Melrose, "Well, I don't know who else they got to rely on... everyone on the team is over 35. There's more AARP guys in the dressing room than young guys coming up. So, that's their team, Jagr has to play well, Cammalleri has to play well, they got him to score. Henrique is their lone young star and some good young defensemen. But this team is Live or Die with those 35+ guys, that's their best players, best offensive players.,,, They don't have the luxury of the Edmonton Oilers with all those young guys and high draft picks. They got older guys and that has to carry them..."