Category: ‘Defensemen’

New York Rangers Lose Game Three Against Pittsburgh Penguins
April 19th, 2016 at 10:54 PM
The New York Rangers lost 3-1 in Game Three of their opening-round playoff series to the Pittsburgh Penguins, Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden. The Rangers lineup was ignited by the return of team captain Ryan McDonagh after a five-game absence due to an upper body injury. The team responded...

Brady Skjei is Embracing Stepping in for the New York Rangers
April 6th, 2016 at 8:09 PM
Brady Skjei is embracing his opportunity to play for the New York Rangers with Ryan McDonagh missing at least the final three games of the regular season with an upper-body injury. "I'm taking it one game at a time for sure," Skjei told "Try to get better and better every...

New York Rangers Captain Ryan McDonagh Sidelined Indefinitely
April 6th, 2016 at 6:34 PM
The New York Rangers shared on Tuesday that team captain Ryan McDonagh is sidelined indefinitely. He’s already ruled out of the team’s remaining regular season games and depending on his injury a playoff game or more. The Rangers didn’t clarify the injury, only deeming it an “upper-body injury.” **PHOTO1*** During Monday's 4-2 victory...

Ryan McDonagh Ou of the Lineup Due to Concussion
February 8th, 2016 at 11:56 AM
New York Rangers captain Ryan McDonagh will not play against the New Jersey Devils on Monday at Madison Square Garden because of a concussion sustained Saturday when the team played in Philadelphia against the Flyers. ***PHOTO1*** McDonagh was injured after he was punched in the head by Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds...

Head Coach Alain Vigneault Praises Dylan McIlrath
February 5th, 2016 at 12:51 AM
New York Rangers head coach Alain Vigneault gave credit where credit was due to defenseman Dylan McIlrath’s strong play this season. “You’ve got to give a lot of credit to the Hartford coaches who coached him for three years,” Vigneault said after the team’s morning skate at Madison Square Garden on...