Category: ‘Centers’

Derek Stepan Leads the Way as the New York Rangers Take Down Ottawa 4-1
January 18th, 2014 at 6:38 PM
***PHOTO1***It's been a long time since Derek Stepan had a game like this. Stepan had a goal and two assists--snapping a 13 game goalless drought--as the New York Rangers rolled over the Ottawa Senators 4-1. Cam Talbot, who made 29 saves in his first start in two weeks, surrendered a goal early...

New York Rangers Head Coach: Wayne Gretzky and Mark Messier Want the Job
June 3rd, 2013 at 12:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers fired head coach John Tortorella last week, and all of a sudden the job is the hottest commodity in the National Hockey League. Rumors have swirled over Lindy Ruff and Alain Vigneault being the early front runners for the job, but two hockey legends have expressed interest...

New York Rangers: Brad Richards Continues to Struggle
March 26th, 2013 at 10:48 AM
***PHOTO1*** Brad Richards signed a nine-year deal with the New York Rangers a season ago, but hasn't looked like that player this whole season. Last year, Richards put up 66 points in 82 games for the Blueshirts, and has just 16 in the 29 games he's played this season. He's regressing fast,...

New York Rangers Place Veteran Center Jeff Halpern on Waivers
March 22nd, 2013 at 1:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** In a surprising move by the New York Rangers this morning, the team has decided to waiver veteran center Jeff Halpern. Halpern has been a member of the team's fourth line and someone out there on the penalty kill. He was brought in this summer on a one-year $700,000 contract to provide...

New York Rangers’ Brad Richards to Miss Second Consecutive Game
March 7th, 2013 at 2:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** With news that New York Rangers' center Brad Richards will miss his second consecutive game, all the rumors about Richards faking an injury on the hit from Patrick Kaleta should be officially put to rest. In fact, his suspension should be re-evaluated as Brendan Shanahan, the National Hockey League senior vice...