Category: ‘Game Previews’

Two New York Rangers Return Home During Road Trip
December 17th, 2015 at 2:11 PM
The New York Rangers are currently on a back-to-back road trip to face the Minnesota Wild and Winnipeg Jets, which also represents a homecoming for two young players. On Thursday, rookie Brady Skjei will play in front of family and friends in Minnesota during his second career NHL game, and defenseman...

New York Rangers Season Opener Preview
October 7th, 2015 at 4:49 PM
The New York Rangers will open their 89th NHL season tonight when they skate against fellow Original Six franchise, the Chicago Blackhawks, at the United Center. The Rangers will sit in the locker-room as the Blackhawks raise their championship banner. For a team that has come so close in the last...

New York Rangers Announce Game Lineup
September 20th, 2015 at 5:29 PM
The New York Rangers open up their six-game pre-season schedule Monday night at Madison Square Garden, with several players battling for spots on the teams roster. Antti Raanta and Magnus Hellberg, are battling for the backup goaltender position and both will dress on Monday against the New Jersey Devils and Tuesday...

New York Rangers Successful When Facing Elimination
May 26th, 2015 at 8:05 PM
Since the 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs the New York Rangers have faced elimination 17 times. Of those 17 games the Rangers have won 14 of them. Twice in the last two post seasons they have bounced back from 3-1 series deficits; against the Pittsburgh Penguins in 2014 and the Washington...

New York Rangers Henrik Lundqvist Thrives Under Pressure
May 26th, 2015 at 7:33 PM
Teams have been unable to finish The New York Rangers when it comes to closing out a series, arguably because goaltender Henrik Lundqvist flourishes when his team faces elimination. ***PHOTO1*** In the past 17 games when the Rangers have faced elimination, Lundqvist has won 14 of them, two with shutouts. In the...