Category: ‘Rangers 101 Features’

New York Rangers Clinch Playoff Berth in Seven Consecutive Seasons
March 29th, 2017 at 2:13 AM
The San Jose Sharks and New York Rangers clinched a 2017 Stanley Cup Playoff berth, after the Sharks had a 5-4 overtime win over the Rangers at SAP Center on Tuesday. "We didn't [play] a perfect game, but we got in the playoffs," Rangers captain Ryan McDonagh said to "We...

Antti Raanta Shines in the NY Rangers 3-0 Shutout of the LA Kings
March 26th, 2017 at 2:17 AM
Antti Raanta made 30 saves to help the New York Rangers shutout the Los Angeles Kings 3-0 at STAPLES Center on Saturday. It was Raanta’s fourth shutout of the season. “I felt really good. The last couple games I have been playing a little too aggressive, and tonight I tried to...

Dan Girardi and Henrik Lundqvist to Return to the Lineup This Weekend
March 24th, 2017 at 11:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi is expected to return to the lineup on Saturday when the team faces the Kings in Los Angeles. Girardi, 32, has been out for 12 games with an ankle injury he sustained blocking a shot last month. "Obviously going into tomorrow's game, they're a big,...

Dan Girardi Has Been Selected as the Team’s Nominee for the Bill Masterton Trophy in 2016-17
March 24th, 2017 at 11:15 PM
The New York Chapter of the Professional Hockey Writers Association (PHWA) announced today that Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi has been selected as the team's nominee for the Bill Masterton Trophy in 2016-17. The Bill Masterton Trophy is awarded annually to the NHL player who "best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance,...

New York Islanders Defeated the Rangers 3-2 at MSG
March 23rd, 2017 at 6:12 PM
The New York Islanders defeated the Rangers 3-2 at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday. The Rangers (45-25-4) have lost seven straight home games (0-5-2). "It doesn't matter where you play. It just so happens to be we are not winning much at home and we are winning a lot of road...