Jon Merrill 7 | Defense

New Jersey Devils

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Mon. Sep 29, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Mitchell (head) is ready to return to game action, Tom Gulitti of the Bergen Record reports. Impact: Merrill is back to full health after colliding with a teammate earlier in training camp, and should return to the ice for the Devils' next preseason game. The blueliner recorded two goals and nine assists in 52 NHL contests last year as a rookie.(RotoWire, )
Sep 28, 2014
News: Merrill (head) practiced with a group of players not suiting up for Sunday evening's preseason game against Philadelphia, according to The Record's Tom Gulitti. Impact: This is Merrill's first practice since colliding with teammate Ruslan Fedotenko. The Devils have noted that they will not expose Merrill in preseason contests, adding that he should be ready to go when the puck drops on the regular season.(RotoWire, )
Thu. Sep 25, 2014
News: Merrill (head) is fully expected to be ready to play once the regular season starts, Rich Chere of the Newark Star-Ledger reports. Impact: The Devils are still labeling Merrill day-to-day for precautionary purposes after he collided with a teammate during practice last weekend. Coach Pete DeBoer acknowledged Merrill would be skating with the team if this were the regular season, which would seem to suggest the injury is a non-issue. The 22-year-old is ticketed for a full-time role with the Devils this season after an impressive showing as a rookie.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Sep 22, 2014
News: Merrill (head) will resume workouts either Monday or Tuesday, Tom Gulitti of The Record reports. Impact: Merrill collided with Ruslan Fedotenko Sunday, but head coach Peter DeBoer said the defenseman is already feeling better, and should continue working out again soon. He'll continue to progress and should be ready to go for the start of the regular season.(RotoWire, )
Sep 21, 2014
News: Merrill (head) will not play Monday in the Devils' preseason opener against the Rangers after suffering a slight head injury Saturday, The Record reports. Impact: Merrill collided with Ruslan Fedotenko on Saturday and appeared woozy. He will not play Monday simply as a precaution and will likely be limited in the coming week.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Sep 20, 2014
News: Merrill missed the second day of Devils' training camp on Saturday due to a head injury he suffered after colliding with teammate Ruslan Fedotenko during Friday's practice, Rich Chere of reports. Impact: Luckily for Merrill, the Devils' first regular season game isn't until October 9. While head injuries are never a good thing, the promising young defender should have ample time to get healthy before the regular season kicks off.(RotoWire, )
Jon Merrill
2013-14 Season
Ht: 6' 3"  Wt: 198  Age: 22
Born: 2/3/1992, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Shoots: left
Drafted: 2010 - Rd 2
(38th overall by the Devils)
Injury Status
No Current Injury
Depth Chart
1. Andy Greene
2. Marek Zidlicky
3. Bryce Salvador
4. Jon Merrill
5. Eric Gelinas