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New York Rangers Defeat New Jersey Devils 4-1, Knock Devils Out of Playoffs
April 21st, 2013 at 8:52 PM
***VIDEO1*** It was a glorious weekend for the New York Rangers. This win will not have us forget the fact the New Jersey Devils knocked us out of the Stanley Cup Playoffs last season, but it gives us great satisfaction that we were the team that ended their hope this year. Not...

New York Rangers Lose 4-2 to Philadelphia Flyers, Fall Out of Playoff Picture
April 17th, 2013 at 7:17 AM
***VIDEO1*** This was a prime example of the New York Rangers being the New York Rangers. Literally, everyone they're fighting to reach the playoffs against won their respective games last night, and the Blueshirts go into Philadelphia and lay a dud against the Flyers, going down 4-2. The Philadelphia Flyers didn't even...

New York Rangers Defeat the New York Islanders in Overtime Behind Henrik Lundqvist Shutout
April 14th, 2013 at 12:14 PM
***VIDEO1*** Sorry for the delay on this, but it didn't seem right celebrating last night's win while my alma mater got shut out by Yale in the NCAA Frozen Four championship. However, what a great game between the New York Rangers and New York Islanders as the Blueshirts came away with an...

New York Rangers Begin Road Trip with 5-2 Win Over the Philadelphia Flyers
March 27th, 2013 at 7:26 AM
***VIDEO1*** The New York Rangers had some new-look lines against the Philadelphia Flyers last night, and we really liked what they produced. They scored five goals in the game, something we haven't been able to say much about the Rangers this season. The line of Rick Nash, Derek Stepan and Carl Hagelin lit...

New York Rangers Vs Philadelphia Flyers Preview: Rangers Look to Stop Skid
March 26th, 2013 at 4:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers being a three-game road trip tonight against Atlantic Division rival, the Philadelphia Flyers. They come into the game holding onto the eighth and final spot in the Eastern Conference playoff picture, and the Rangers hope to keep it that way against a team they've beaten in...

New York Rangers Beat the New Jersey Devils and Move Back into the Playoff Picture
March 19th, 2013 at 9:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** Another strong performance by Henrik Lundqvist helped the New York Rangers beat the New Jersey Devils on the road and climb back into the playoff picture. The Rangers beat the Devils 3-2, with Rick Nash scoring the game-winning goal in the second period. Henrik Lundqvist made three great saves with the...

New York Rangers Versus New Jersey Devils in Atlantic Division Clash
March 19th, 2013 at 2:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** Coming into the season, nobody would've believed the New York Rangers and New Jersey Devils would be fighting for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference at this point of the season. The two teams met in the Eastern Conference Finals last season, with the Devils advancing to the Stanley...

New York Rangers Shut Out by Pittsburgh Penguins for 2nd Time This Season
March 16th, 2013 at 5:44 PM
***VIDEO1*** The New York Rangers went into battle with the Pittsburgh Penguins for a matinee against their division rivals and walked it with their second 3-0 loss to the Penguins in three games this season. The Penguins (21-7-0, 42 points) extend their lead in the Atlantic Division as well as their dominance...

New York Rangers Vs Pittsburgh Penguins Preview: Narrowing the Gap
March 16th, 2013 at 12:13 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlantic Division was expected to be a tough race this season, but the Pittsburgh Penguins are head-and-shoulders above everyone else just past the midpoint of the 2013 shortened NHL season. The Penguins (20-7-0, 40 points) have won both meetings between the two teams this season, and have won the last...

NHL Realignment News: New York Rangers Lucky to Have Rick Nash
March 8th, 2013 at 12:18 PM
***VIDEO1*** Yes, we understand this is very old news, but the NHL announced that the Players' Association approved the league's realignment proposal which will take effect next season. ***PHOTO1*** They've agreed to a three-year term, with the second year marking the beginning of a possible reevaluation. The move would eliminate the two-conference, six-division...

New York Rangers Win 4th Straight Behind Rick Nash and Marian Gaborik Late Goals
March 7th, 2013 at 9:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers went into the Nassau Coliseum with most of the fans in attendance supporting them, rather than the home team. The energy from the crowed helped propel them to a 2-1 overtime victory over the New York Islanders. It's the fourth straight win the the Rangers (12-8-2, 26...

New York Rangers Vs New York Islanders: Stopping John Tavares
March 7th, 2013 at 4:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** Both the New York Rangers (11-8-2, 24 points) and New York Islanders (10-11-2, 22 points) enter Thursday night's contest on winning streaks. The Rangers matched their largest winning streak of the season (three games) with a 4-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday. The Islanders, defeated the No. 1 seed...

New York Rangers’ Marc Staal Takes Slap Shot to the Face
March 5th, 2013 at 10:47 PM
***VIDEO1*** If was a moment during the New York Rangers' 4-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers that would make anyone cringe. Marc Staal took a slap shot of the stick of Kimmo Timonen and went down instantly in agonizing pain. He flailed on the ice, holding his face while the trainers rushed...

New York Rangers Beat Philadelphia Flyers 4-2; Back in Top 8
March 5th, 2013 at 10:36 PM
***VIDEO1*** If you don't love hockey games between the New York Rangers and Philadelphia Flyers, well, then there is no pleasing you. This was an excellent game from start to finish, that ended in a 4-2 victory for the Blueshirts. The Rangers (11-8-2, 24 points) moved into the eighth spot in the...

New York Rangers Vs Philadelphia Flyers Preview: Will Brad Richards Play?
March 5th, 2013 at 4:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers (10-8-2, 22 points) and the Philadelphia Flyers (11-11-1, 23 points) will face off for the third of five times this season, tonight at Madison Square Garden. The teams split their first two games and are separated by a point in the division. The Flyers currently hold the...

We’re Sorry for Jinxing the New York Rangers Last Night
February 15th, 2013 at 6:47 PM
***PHOTO2*** We bet you were caught off guard to not see a game story when the New York Rangers lost 4-3 in a shootout last night to the New York Islanders last night. Well, quite frankly, we didn't feel like it after completely jinxing the Rangers after their hot start. For those...

New York Rangers Vs New York Islanders: Brian Boyle and Martin Biron to Start
February 14th, 2013 at 5:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers (7-5-0) are going to alter their lineup on Valentine's Day vs. the New York Islanders (4-7-1) from the squad that has led the team on a three-game winning streak. Brian Boyle, who has been a healthy scratch for the current winning streak is excited about being in...

New York Rangers Rink-Side Reporter John Giannone Takes Puck to the Face, Keeps Reporting Like a Boss
February 8th, 2013 at 1:16 PM
***VIDEO1*** New York Rangers rink-side reporter John Giannone just showed just how tough the whole sport of hockey is. He took a puck too the face off the stick of Marc Stall, and continued reporting even with blood dripping into his mouth. One-hundred percent a gamer. It wasn't the only showing of toughness...

New York Rangers Win 4-1 Behind J.T. Miller’s First 2 Career Goals
February 7th, 2013 at 11:05 PM
***VIDEO1*** Two games into his NHL career, J.T. Miller is showing the New York Rangers that he's here to stay. In his Madison Square Garden debut, the 2011 first-round draft pick Miller didn't disappoint, netting two goals for the Rangers en route to a 4-1 victory over the New York Islanders. The Rangers...

New York Rangers Continue to Struggle in Their Own Division in 3-1 Loss to New Jersey Devils
February 5th, 2013 at 11:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers dropped their fifth divisional game of the season, with this one being at the hands of the New Jersey Devils. David Clarkson scored twice for the Devils (5-1-3, 13 points) and assisted New Jersey's third goal. Patrik Elias recorded three assists for the Devils matching a career...