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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 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. Dec 17 - 5:07 PM

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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.
Dec 15 - 5:10 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.
Dec 8 - 5:36 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.
Dec 7 - 2:10 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.
Dec 4 - 7:51 PM

Peter Harrold has been called up by the New Jersey Devils.

Harrold has two points and 10 penalty minutes in 13 AHL games this season. The 31-year-old defenseman is a veteran of 231 NHL contests, but he doesn't do enough offensively to make him worth having on your radar in standard leagues.
Nov 17 - 10:53 AM

The New Jersey Devils have sent Peter Harrold to the minors.

Harrold cleared waivers on Tuesday, but he wasn't immediately demoted. It's possible that New Jersey was waiting to see if it could sign Jordin Tootoo before determining if the 23rd roster spot would go to Harrold.
Oct 7 - 4:23 PM

Peter Harrold has successfully cleared waivers.

Harrold hasn't been sent to the minors yet though. That might still happened, but it looks like the Devils are still finalizing their roster plans for the start of the 2014-15 campaign.
Oct 7 - 12:36 PM

Although Peter Harrold is on waivers, he might not end up being sent to the minors.

Harrold took part in Tuesday's practice and the Devils have been vague about their plans with him. He had four assists in 33 games in 2013-14.
Oct 7 - 10:55 AM

Peter Harrold (foot) has been activated from injured reserve.

He's expected to take Anton Volchenkov's place in the lineup Monday night. In 21 games this season, Harrold has two assists and a minus-5 rating.
Feb 3 - 2:11 PM

Peter Harrold (foot) will be activated on Monday if Anton Volchenkov is unable to go.

Harrold has been out of action since December 7 with the fractured foot. He practiced on Sunday with Jonathon Merrill. "The only time he's not been good or his game has fallen off is when he's gotten fatigued because of how hard he plays," coach Peter DeBoer said. "So he should be fresh. I've got no problem putting him in. I think he can help us if it comes to that." He has no fantasy value as his two assists in 21 games will attest to.
Feb 3 - 7:57 AM

Peter Harrold (foot) resumed practicing on Monday.

Harrold was held out of Devils' practices for roughly a month and a half. He has two assists in 21 games in 2013-14.
Jan 21 - 10:25 AM

Peter Harrold (foot) has started to skate lightly.

Harrold has been out since Dec. 7 with a fractured bone in his foot. There still isn't a timetable for his return.
Jan 8 - 1:20 PM

Peter Harrold (foot) has been placed on the injured reserve list.

Harrold has a fractured bone in his foot and needs to wear a cast for a week, so the decision to put him on the injured reserve list isn't surprising. He'll be re-evaluated once he gets out of the cast.
Fri, Dec 13, 2013 10:11:00 AM

Peter Harrold has a fractured bone in his foot.

Harrold will spend the next week wearing a cast before being re-evaluated. He has two assists and 10 penalty minutes in 21 games this season.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 12:55:00 PM

Depth Charts

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C1Travis Zajac
2Patrik Elias
3Adam Henrique
4Jacob Josefson
5Scott Gomez
6Tim Sestito
LW1Michael Cammalleri
2Dainius Zubrus
3Ryane Clowe
4Stephen Gionta
5Tuomo Ruutu
6Jordin Tootoo
RW1Jaromir Jagr
2Martin Havlat
3Michael Ryder
4Steve Bernier
D1Andy Greene
2Damon Severson
3Marek Zidlicky
4Bryce Salvador
5Eric Gelinas
6Peter Harrold
7Jonathon Merrill
8Seth Helgeson
G1Cory Schneider
2Keith Kinkaid