Robert Aitken Jr., North Jersey News

Robert Aitken Jr.

North Jersey News

Little Ferry, NJ, United States

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Recent:
  • North Jersey News
Past:
  • USA TODAY
  • Courier-Post
  • Daily Record
  • The Asbury Park Press NJ

Recent articles by Robert:

Seton Hall Prep football players, students involved in bleacher collapse after game

Bleachers holding Seton Hall Prep students and players collapsed Saturday following the team's win at Delbarton. → Read More

NY Mets staying in the playoff hunt, beat Marlins for fourth straight win

Francisco Lindor and Jonathan Villar continue swinging hot bats for the Mets, earning their fourth straight win Thursday. → Read More

Pete Alonso defends his Home Run Derby title with dominant performance in Colorado

Mets slugger Pete Alonso set a first round derby record with 35 home runs, becoming the third player ever to win consecutive Home Run Derby titles. → Read More

Mets split doubleheader with Pirates on Alonso's homer

The Mets dropped the opener, but came back with Pete Alonso power to split two games with the Pirates. → Read More

Mets' injuries piling up again as Joey Lucchesi could face Tommy John surgery, reports say

The Mets' luck with injuries did not improve on Monday, as bad news came down on Joey Lucchesi, Robert Gsellman and Jeurys Familia. → Read More

Despite sticky substance check, Jacob deGrom shows no signs of injury as Mets beat Braves

Jacob deGrom allowed one hit in five shutout innings as the Mets took the first game of a doubleheader on Monday. → Read More

Despite David Peterson career-best game, Mets falter late in loss to Rays

David Peterson was brilliant, but the bullpen could not close the door on the Rays in a Mets loss in Tampa. → Read More

NJ Devils spoil Tyce Thompson's debut as defensive lapses lead to loss vs. Sabres

Tyce Thompson earns a point early in his pro debut, but the Devils fall to the Sabres after several defensive lapses. → Read More

Grading the NJ Devils players as they reach the midseason mark

At the season's halfway mark, we grade the players on their season's performance. → Read More

Devils finding early success from untested prospect

Success from players like Janne Kuokkanen and Mikhail Maltsev are among the brightest spots for the young Devils. → Read More

Devils crumble in third period, lose 10th straight at home

The Devils have lost 10 straight home games in regulation after a 3-2 loss to the first place Islanders on Saturday. → Read More

Pavel Zacha's surge continues, helps Devils outlast Sabres in OT to end three-game skid

Pavel Zacha's three-point game is the latest in an eight-game point streak that lifted the Devils over the Sabres on Thursday. → Read More

The NJ Devils are back on the ice. What's changed since they last played?

On Tuesday, the New Jersey Devils will be in action for the first time since Jan. 31. Here's a look at the team's season reset. → Read More

Three more NJ Devils games postponed due to COVID-19 protocol; When will they play again?

The Devils have not played since Jan. 31 and will continue to sit in COVID protocol. → Read More

Devils fall short in shootout with Sabres, lose 4-3

New Jersey earns a point on the road, but is unable to score in a shootout with Buffalo on Saturday. → Read More

Travis Zajac nearing a NJ Devils milestone as he approaches 1,000 career games

Travis Zajac's 1,000th game with the Devils will be a milestone achieved by only three other players in history. → Read More

NJ Devils place Travis Zajac on COVID protocol list

Two games shy of 1,000 for his career, Devils center Travis Zajac has been placed on the league's COVID protocol list. → Read More

Who should be the next NJ Devils captain? Here are five candidates for the role

Who will the Devils name the 12th captain in team history? Vote for your favorite of the five main candidates here. → Read More

How does Corey Crawford retirement impact the Devils' goalie ranks?

With Corey Crawford's retirement, the Devils will re-examine the depth at goalie. → Read More

Nico Hischier to miss NJ Devils' season opener with leg injury, return timetable uncertain

The Devils will begin the season this week without Nico Hischier, who has been sidelined since December with a leg injury. → Read More