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New York Rangers Go for 4 in a Row Tonight Vs Tampa
January 14th, 2014 at 2:40 PM
***PHOTO1***The New York Rangers will seek to extend their winning streak to a season-long 4 games when the Tampa Bay Lightning come to town tonight. In the words of the immortal Lou Brown of Major League fame, winning streaks have happened before (click Lou's name if you're unfamiliar with the scene. If...

New York Rangers Blitz Flyers Early, Henrik Lundqvist Stellar Late in 4-1 Win
January 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1***The New York Rangers came out of the gate like a runaway freight train, led 2-0 before the game was three minutes old, and cruised to a 4-1 victory over the division rival Philadelphia Flyers. Dan Carcillo, Rick Nash, Derick Brassard and Chris Kreider lit the lamp for the Rangers, and Henrik Lundqvist made...

Who are the New York Rangers?
January 6th, 2014 at 2:44 PM
***PHOTO1***Will the real New York Rangers please stand up? In their last two games, its been two radically different results for the Blueshirts. They embarrassed Toronto 7-1 on Saturday, but laid an egg the night before against Pittsburgh 5-2. For a team that is 21-20-2, inconsistency has been a serious problem all...

New York Rangers End Homestand on High Note, Beat Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1
December 23rd, 2013 at 11:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** For a 3-4-2 homestand, it sure could've been worse. The New York Rangers turned in easily their best effort in the last of a record 9 in a row at the Garden, dispatching the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 in a shootout, and getting back to .500 in the processs. The win is...

New York Rangers Win Game 3 Thanks to Timely Scoring
May 7th, 2013 at 7:30 AM
***VIDEO1*** The New York Rangers returned to Madison Square Garden and took Game 3 from the Washington Capitals to make this an exciting series once again. It was a must-win game for New York as a 3-0 deficit would be insurmountable, especially for the team having trouble putting the puck in...

New York Rangers: Marc Staal ‘Still a Ways Out’ According to Brother Eric in Wake of Rangers Vs Carolina Hurricanes Matchup
March 18th, 2013 at 11:16 AM
***PHOTO1*** Be prepared to hear Sam Rosen of MSG Networks tell you that three Staal brothers won't be on the ice tonight when the New York Rangers take on the Carolina Hurricanes. The three Staal brothers in the NHL had tonight's game at Madison Square Garden circled on the calendar, as it...

New York Rangers Look to Rebound Vs Winnipeg Jets
March 14th, 2013 at 6:49 PM
***VIDEO1*** Tonight's matchup between the New York Rangers and Winnipeg Jets will determine the current No. 8 seed in the Eastern Conference as both teams enter the game with 28 points. Head coach John Tortorella was "disgusted" with the team's play in its 3-1 loss Tuesday to the Buffalo Sabres, and sounded...

New York Rangers and New York Knicks Hike Ticket Prices
March 12th, 2013 at 1:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** Per a press release from Madison Square Garden yesterday, season-ticket holders will pay 4 percent more for the 2013-14 season if hey wish to keep their seats. The team has sold out its games for the past six seasons, including this one even with the lockout. They'll be contacted by service...

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...

New York Rangers: Why Dan Girardi’s Boarding Penalty is not Suspension Worthy
March 4th, 2013 at 7:32 PM
***VIDEO1*** After news broke of Buffalo Sabres forward Patrick Kaleta being suspended for five games, we just wanted to take the time to eliminate Dan Girardi's hit on Tyler Ennis in overimte from the equation. Sure, Buffalo fans may very well argue that Girardi's hit was vicious, and because it's boarding he...

New York Rangers Lucky Last Night’s Game Didn’t End Like This
March 4th, 2013 at 11:44 AM
***VIDEO1*** It could've been the most bizarre ending to a hockey game in recent memory. With 19 seconds left in the overtime period, Rick Nash tripped over his own two feet, sliding into New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist and almost putting the puck in his own net. It would've been a...

New York Rangers Vs Buffalo Sabres: Thomas Vanek OUT for Buffalo
March 3rd, 2013 at 6:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Buffalo Sabres (9-12-1, 19 points) come into Madison Square Garden tonight on a three-game winning streak, helping them close the gab between themselves and a playoff birth. The New York Rangers (9-8-2, 20 points) won their last game 4-1 against the Tampa Bay Lightning behind the return of stars Rick...

New York Rangers’ Captain Ryan Callahan Receives an A+ for This Shift
February 27th, 2013 at 11:42 AM
***VIDEO1*** Rangers 101 is going on-the-record and saying that Ryan Callahan is an excellent captain and a superb playmaker. During this shift at the beginning of the second period, with the score still 0-0, Callahan did everything he could to keep the puck out of the Rangers' net -- even without...

New York Ranger Fans Respond to Olli Jokinen Goals on Twitter
February 26th, 2013 at 8:51 PM
It's the second intermission at Madison Square Garden, and New York Rangers fans witnessed a very rare event. Olli Jokinen has scored two goals for the Winnipeg Jets and the Rangers trail 3-1. Jokinen was a horrible Ranger, and he still haunts the fans. Here are their views on his two...

Madison Square Garden Reaches Deal to Keep Connecticut Whale in XL Center
February 26th, 2013 at 5:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Connecticut Whale, the AHL affiliate of the New York Rangers will the XL Center in Hartford, Conn., as its home venue. Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy and Michael Freimuth, Executive Director of the Capital Region Development Authority (CRDA), today announced the multi-year deal has been reached between Global Spectrum and...

New York Rangers: Early Season Home Games Good or Bad for the Team?
February 21st, 2013 at 2:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** After tonight's game in Ottawa against the Senators, the Rangers will have completed a third of their 2013 NHL season. Most of that has been on home ice, so it will be interesting to see how the team responds to its first "real" road trip. You may be asking what exactly...

New York Rangers Vs Montreal Canadiens Preview: Who Will Brandon Prust Fight?
February 19th, 2013 at 2:13 PM
***VIDEO1*** When Brandon Prust enters Madison Square Garden tonight as a member of the Montreal Canadiens, he should receive a standing ovation from the home crowd. Prust was always a fan favorite in the Big Apple as he was the style of gritty player New Yorkers love. He was a good forechecker,...

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 Face Tough Decision on J.T. Miller After Tonight’s Game
February 14th, 2013 at 2:22 PM
***VIDEO1*** Tonight's game for the New York Rangers vs. the New York Islanders will be very important for more than just the fact that the team is looking for their fourth straight victory. It will mark rookie J.T. Miller's fifth game with the team. For those that are unaware of the NHL rules,...

Dan Girardi Returns as New York Rangers Host Tampa Bay Lightning
February 10th, 2013 at 5:48 PM
***VIDEO1*** The New York Rangers will face-off vs. the Tampa Bay Lightning tonight at Madison Square Garden in the teams' second meeting in eight days. The Blueshirts won the first matchup 3-2 in Tampa Bay, and this will be the first of two matchups at the Garden between the two teams. The...