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Peter Harrold | Defenseman

Team: New Jersey Devils
Age / DOB:  (31) / 6/8/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 185
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Peter Harrold might serve as a right winger on Friday.
That's not something new for Harrold, even though his natural position is defense. If he does play as a right winger, then it will likely be on the fourth line. Mar 6 - 11:09 AM

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Peter Harrold was added to lineup as Lou Lamoriello has decided to go with seven defenders against the Blue Jackets on Tuesday night.

The pairs will be: Andy Greene with Adam Larsson; Jon Merrill with Damon Severson; Mark Fraser with Eric Gelinas; and Peter Harrold is expected to serve as the swing man. He could be used up front as well. Harrold has three points, 29 hits, and 36 blocks in 32 games this season.

Peter Harrold will be scratched against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday night.

It'll be Harrold's second straight game in the stands, and there's little indication that that may change soon. Harrold has three points, 29 hits, and 36 blocks through 32 games this season.
Feb 28 - 5:15 PM

Peter Harrold will be scratched against the Boston Bruins on Friday night.

Through 32 games this season, Harrold has just three points to go along with 29 hits, and 32 blocks. Making him inadvisable for fantasy purposes.
Feb 27 - 6:26 PM

Peter Harrold scored a goal in New Jersey's 3-1 loss to Chicago on Friday night.

Harrold opened the scoring at the 15:30 mark of the first period and that score held until the third period. The Blackhawks opened up the machine in the final frame and scored three unanswered goals to defeat the Devils. This was only Harold's second goal of the year and his first since November 28th. The 31-year-old has three points in 26 games this season. He obviously has no value in standard fantasy leagues.
Feb 13 - 11:06 PM

Peter Harrold will be a healthy scratch for the Devils Wednesday night against Toronto.

Harrold hasn’t cracked the lineup since January 16th in Anaheim and has just one goal and zero assists in 19 games this season. His minus 11 rating has really hurt his chances at getting back in the Devils lineup going forward unless there is an injury on the blue line.
Jan 28 - 5:14 PM

Peter Harrold tags back in for Seth Helgeson Friday night against the New York Islanders.

Harrold will be paired with Mark Fraser on the third defensive unit, however neither have any fantasy value.
Jan 9 - 6:51 PM

Peter Harrold (face) is expected to be available to dress in Thursday's game against Boston.

He sat out Tuesday's game versus Buffalo after he was hit in the face with a high stick. Harrold felt like he could've played in that match, but he was held out.
Jan 7 - 5:35 PM

Peter Harrold (head) won't be in the Devils' lineup on Tuesday, but he feels he could play if needed.

Harrold was struck in the face with a stick, but he never suffered a concussion. He also missed Saturday's game due to the ailment.
Jan 6 - 3:50 PM

Peter Harrold suffered a head injury on Friday when he was hit in his face with a stick.

Harrold suffered the injury in the first period and did not return. His status for Saturday's game is up in the air as x-rays came back negative. "As to how he is, we don’t know at this point because he got hit in the head," GM Lou Lamoriello said. Consider him day-to-day.
Jan 3 - 8:22 AM

Peter Harrold will draw back into the Devils lineup Wednesday versus the Ottawa Senators.

Harrold was scratched December 15th, but will get another chance to prove to Devils Coach Peter DeBoer that he belongs in the lineup Wednesday versus the Senators. In eight games played on the season, he has one goal and zero assists, so the clock is ticking. With Harrold back in the lineup, Seth Helgeson finds himself in the press box as a healthy scratch.
Wed, Dec 17, 2014 05:07:00 PM

Defenseman Peter Harrold will be a healthy scratch for the Devils Monday night against the Islanders.

Harrold has played in only eight games for the Devils this season, recording just a single goal to go along with a minus six rating. Eric Gelinas will be back on defense for the Devils in place of Harrold. Harrold doesn't have much fantasy value if he can’t maintain a spot in the lineup.
Mon, Dec 15, 2014 05:10:00 PM

Peter Harrold will draw into the Devils lineup Monday night versus the Hurricanes.

After being called up yesterday, December 7th, Harrold will be paired up with Eric Gelinas to form the third defensive pair for the Devils. Harrold has just a lone goal in four games on the season and will look pick up his point production with the opportunity. Seth Helgeson will be a healthy scratch giving way to Harrold.
Mon, Dec 8, 2014 05:36:00 PM

The New Jersey Devils have recalled Peter Harrold from the American Hockey League.

The 31-year-old has one goal and a minus-3 rating in four games for New Jersey this season. The Devils have assigned Damien Brunner to the minors in a corresponding roster move.
Sun, Dec 7, 2014 02:10:00 PM

The New Jersey Devils have assigned Peter Harrold to the AHL.

The Devils' needed to clear a spot on their roster so that they could activate Jon Merril off injured reserve. Harrold has one goal in four games this season.
Thu, Dec 4, 2014 07:51:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Travis Zajac
2Patrik Elias
3Scott Gomez
4Reid Boucher
5Jacob Josefson
LW1Adam Henrique
2Michael Cammalleri
3Ryane Clowe
4Stefan Matteau
5Dainius Zubrus
6Tuomo Ruutu
RW1Steve Bernier
2Stephen Gionta
3Jordin Tootoo
4Martin Havlat
5Michael Ryder
D1Andy Greene
2Damon Severson
3Adam Larsson
4Bryce Salvador
5Eric Gelinas
6Peter Harrold
7Mark Fraser
8Jonathon Merrill
G1Cory Schneider
2Keith Kinkaid