Category: ‘Game Previews’

Mika Zibanejad Will Return to the Lineup on Tuesday
January 16th, 2017 at 3:59 PM
New York Rangers center Mika Zibanejad will return to the lineup on Tuesday against the Dallas Stars at Madison Square Garden after missing the past 25 games with a broken fibula. "He's going to play tomorrow," coach Alain Vigneault said after practice Monday. Zibanejad has been sidelined since sustaining the injury against...

New York Rangers Forward Michael Grabner Will not Play Tuesday
December 5th, 2016 at 2:44 PM
Official Release From NHL: New York Rangers forward Michael Grabner will not play against the New York Islanders at Barclays Center on Tuesday (7 p.m. ET; SN1, SNO, MSG+, MSG 2). Grabner's grandmother died and he is returning to Austria for the funeral. Coach Alain Vigneault said Grabner is expected to rejoin...

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...