Category: ‘Game Previews’

Cristoval Nieves to Hartford and Chris Kreider Returns
November 18th, 2016 at 4:30 PM
New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton announced Thursday that the team has assigned Cristoval Nieves to the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL). Nieves skated in one game with the Rangers after being recalled on Nov. 14, making his NHL debut on Nov. 15 at Vancouver. ***PHOTO1*** The announcement...

Henrik Lundqvist and Former Teammate Cam Talbot Will Face for the First Time as Opponents
November 3rd, 2016 at 5:57 PM
Thursday night at Madison Square Garden, New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist and his former teammate Cam Talbot will face for the first time as opponents. ***PHOTO1*** Talbot spent five years in the Rangers organization and two as Lundqvist’s back up until he was sent to the Edmonton Oilers at the 2015...

Forward Chris Kreider Will Return to the New York Rangers Lineup
November 1st, 2016 at 5:35 PM
New York Rangers forward Chris Kreider will return to the lineup Tuesday when the Blueshirts host the St. Louis Blues, after missing four games with neck spasms. "Good. Healthy. Excited," Kreider said to "Just looking forward to trying to contribute any way I can." ***PHOTO1*** Kreider, who had three goals and four...

New York Rangers, Lineup Changes for Tonight’s Game
October 23rd, 2016 at 6:11 PM
The New York Rangers will host the Arizona Coyotes tonight at Madison Square Garden. ***PHOTO1*** Both Dan Girardi and Oscar Lindberg will return from injury tonight, with Lindberg making his season debut following hip surgery this offseason. Girardi missed the last three games with a groin injury. Chris Kreider will not play tonight...

New York Rangers Speed a Part of Teams Identity
October 15th, 2016 at 8:06 AM
The New York Rangers added speed to their forward group this offseason, with fast skaters like Michael Grabner and Brandon Pirri, to a lineup that already featured Chris Kreider and Mats Zuccarello. "I think that's the identity of our team," said Pirri, who scored a goal and added an assist...