Impressive would be an understatement to describe the type of offseason the New Jersey Devils have had. Winning the lottery and acquiring Jack Hughes, landing P.K. Subban and Nikita Gusev in trades, and signing veteran Wayne Simmonds, along with multiple young prospects pushing their way into the opening day lineups. With these acquisitions, many have cited the Devils as a potential playoff team. I think many of us can agree, but just to make sure of it, let’s take a look at what exactly needs to happen in order for the Devils to get back into the Stanley Cup Playoffs.