May 24, 2012
NEW YORK, N.Y. -
Former Providence College hockey defenseman Mark Fayne `10 recorded a career-high two assists to lead the New Jersey Devils to a 5-3 victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday, May 23 in game five of the NHL's Eastern Conference Finals at Madison Square Garden. The Devils lead the best-of-seven series, 3-2, and game six will be at 8:00 p.m. on Friday, May 25 at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. CLICK HERE FOR HIGHLIGHTS
The Devils, whose CEO/President/General Manager is former Friar Lou Lamoriello `63, are on the verge of making their first Stanley Cup Finals appearance since 2003 when they captured the title. Lamoriello started with the Devils in 1987 and has led them to three Stanley Cup titles.
Fayne has played in all 17 playoff games this season and has three assists, including two assists last night. In addition, Fayne played in 82 regular season games and posted a career-high 17 points (4 g, 13 a).
During his four years at PC, he was named the team's Ron Wilson Best Defensive Player each season. In his final year, Fayne earned Hockey East Honorable Mention accolades as he finished with 22 points on five goals and a career-high 17 assists. He also was named to the Hockey East All-Rookie Team as a freshman.
Official StoreOfficial Online
Current and Future Friars...
The Friars’ four draft picks are the most in a single draft since 2000.
Erik Foley Invited to U.S....
The evaluation camp with take place from July 30-Aug. 7 in Plymouth, Michigan.
Kris Mayotte Named to U.S....
Mayotte will serve as an assistant for the U.S. at the 2017 IIHF World Junior Championships
Men’s Hockey Set to...
The 2016 Men’s Hockey Golf Outing takes place at Pawtucket Country Club on August 12.
Nick Ellis Named Team MVP at...
The Providence College men’s hockey team announced its team awards at the annual season-ending banquet held Friday night (April 22) at The Squantum...
Jankowski, Walman Earn All-A...
The duo also earned First Team Hockey East and All-New England accolades last month.
Nick Ellis Signs Entry Level...
The junior recorded the best season by a Friar goaltender in program history.
Jankowski, Walman Named All-...
The duo also earned First Team Hockey East accolades last month at the annual Hockey East awards banquet.