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New York Rangers Stick with Same Lineup as They Try to Keep Momentum Going Vs. Dallas
January 10th, 2014 at 3:46 PM
***PHOTO1***If it ain't broke, don't fix it. The New York Rangers and head coach Alain Vigneault will stick with the same lineup they deployed in Wednesday's triumphant victory in Chicago tonight against Dallas. Henrik Lundqvist will start in goal, and Dan Carcillo stays in the lineup, with JT Miller remaining a scratch as the Rangers...

New York Rangers Vs Washington Capitals: Series Preview
May 2nd, 2013 at 2:21 PM
***VIDEO1*** Anyone else struggling to get through work/school today? This is what the NHL playoffs does. It's the most exciting time of the year for hockey fans, and even those who don't really watch the game are impressed what this time of year means to the NHL. The 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs being...

New York Rangers Clinch Playoff Birth with 4-3 Overtime Win Against Carolina Hurricanes
April 25th, 2013 at 11:44 PM
***VIDEO1*** Well, we're in! That's all that matters this year, as it was a 48-game sprint to the playoffs. Aside from the game against the Florida Panthers, the New York Rangers have been playing well, and hopefully they can ride into the playoffs on a high note. This is step one, and it...

New York Rangers Defeat New Jersey Devils 4-1, Knock Devils Out of Playoffs
April 21st, 2013 at 8:52 PM
***VIDEO1*** It was a glorious weekend for the New York Rangers. This win will not have us forget the fact the New Jersey Devils knocked us out of the Stanley Cup Playoffs last season, but it gives us great satisfaction that we were the team that ended their hope this year. Not...

New York Rangers Defeat the New York Islanders in Overtime Behind Henrik Lundqvist Shutout
April 14th, 2013 at 12:14 PM
***VIDEO1*** Sorry for the delay on this, but it didn't seem right celebrating last night's win while my alma mater got shut out by Yale in the NCAA Frozen Four championship. However, what a great game between the New York Rangers and New York Islanders as the Blueshirts came away with an...

New York Rangers Pick up 2 Points Vs Tortonto Maple Leafs in Shootout Victory
April 11th, 2013 at 7:55 AM
***VIDEO1*** Phil Kessel continued his dominance of the New York Rangers Wednesday night, scoring both Toronto Maple Leaf goals in the team's 3-2 shootout loss at Madison Square Garden. Carl Hagelin scored his first goal in almost a month, and Ryan McDonagh's point shot found its way past James Reimer. The two...

New York Rangers Comeback Falls Just Short Against Toronto Maple Leafs
April 9th, 2013 at 7:29 AM
***VIDEO1*** It was a very exciting game to watch, as the puck was everywhere and both teams had plenty of chances. The New York Rangers were sloppy in their own zone at times, which resulted in goals as well as what should've been goals. Rick Nash scored two goals and Derek Stepan...

New York Rangers Fans: Meet Ryane Clowe
April 3rd, 2013 at 12:56 PM
***VIDEO1*** Yesterday, the New York Rangers announced they've traded for forward Ryane Clowe. Clowe was dealt to New York from the San Jose Sharks for three draft picks (this year's second-round and third-round picks, along with a conditional pick next year). Clowe is a big, physical player who should fit in nicely...

New York Rangers Top Winnipeg Jets to Remain in Playoff Picture
April 2nd, 2013 at 7:36 AM
***VIDEO1*** A few quick notes from last night's New York Rangers 4-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets will show that this team is just as good as their top line will take them. All four goals were scored by the top line (Ryan Callahan, Derek Stepan and Rick Nash) and Henrik...

New York Rangers Vs Winnipeg Jets Preview: Sean Avery in the News Again
April 1st, 2013 at 3:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers haven't scored in two games, so that'll be the first step if they look to having any success tonight against the Winnipeg Jets. This is another team the Rangers haven't beaten this season, but at least tonight's contest is back at Madison Square Garden. The Jets currently...

New York Rangers Shut Out in Ottawa by the Senators
March 29th, 2013 at 9:56 AM
***VIDEO1*** You know when you watch a game and you just run out of words as you're tired of saying the same thing over and over again? Well, the New York Rangers 3-0 loss to the Ottawa Senators is a perfect example. The offense was terrible, the power play was non-existent and...

New York Rangers Vs Ottawa Senators Preview: Mats Zuccarello Scratched
March 28th, 2013 at 1:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Rangers head coach liked what he saw in Philadelphia in the Rangers' 5-2 beating of the Flyers that he's decided to roll with the same lineup tonight against the Ottawa Senators. The team made big news this week (morning) by signing forward Mats Zuccarello, but "The Hobbit" already won't...

New York Rangers Begin Toughest Stretch of the Season
March 28th, 2013 at 1:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** If there was ever a time for the New York Rangers to be clicking in the regular season, they've reached that point. When the Rangers play the Ottawa Senators tonight, they embark on the roughest patch in their schedule -- an area that has them on the road for seven of...

New York Rangers Vs Philadelphia Flyers Preview: Rangers Look to Stop Skid
March 26th, 2013 at 4:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers being a three-game road trip tonight against Atlantic Division rival, the Philadelphia Flyers. They come into the game holding onto the eighth and final spot in the Eastern Conference playoff picture, and the Rangers hope to keep it that way against a team they've beaten in...

New York Rangers Vs Washington Capitals Preview: J.T. Miller Questionable with Sore Wrist
March 24th, 2013 at 4:16 PM
***VIDEO1*** The New York Rangers look to put the embarrassing loss to the Florida Panthers behind them tonight when the Washington Capitals visit Madison Square Garden. The Rangers lost 3-1 to the Panthers, Thursday, and nobody was happy that the Blueshirts lost to the worst team in the league. They're 2-0 against the...

New York Rangers’ Stu Bickel Clears Waivers; Teammates React to Halpern Being Claimed by Montreal Canadiens
March 24th, 2013 at 12:36 PM
***VIDEO1*** It really should come as no surprise, but New York Rangers defenseman/fourth-line forward Stu Bickel has cleared waivers and will report to the Connecticut Whale of the AHL. Him going unclaimed just shows that 29 other NHL general managers agree that Bickel just isn't cut out of the world's top hockey...

New York Rangers Lose to Florida Panthers 3-1: It’s the Worst Loss of the Season
March 22nd, 2013 at 10:16 AM
***VIDEO1*** It's been rare that the New York Rangers outplay their opponents this season. Usually, the offense sputters and the team is bailed out by Henrik Lundqvist or it just takes the loss. Last night, the Rangers owned possession of the puck, and put 45 shots on goal, but once again couldn't...

New York Rangers Look to Continue Losing Ways of Florida Panthers
March 21st, 2013 at 4:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers welcome the Florida Panthers into Madison Square Garden Thursday night on Captain Ryan Callahan's birthday. The Panthers rank dead last in the Eastern Conference, as they're riddled with injuries, and they're just struggling as a result of it. The Rangers on the other hand have won two...

New York Rangers Beat the New Jersey Devils and Move Back into the Playoff Picture
March 19th, 2013 at 9:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** Another strong performance by Henrik Lundqvist helped the New York Rangers beat the New Jersey Devils on the road and climb back into the playoff picture. The Rangers beat the Devils 3-2, with Rick Nash scoring the game-winning goal in the second period. Henrik Lundqvist made three great saves with the...

New York Rangers Versus New Jersey Devils in Atlantic Division Clash
March 19th, 2013 at 2:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** Coming into the season, nobody would've believed the New York Rangers and New Jersey Devils would be fighting for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference at this point of the season. The two teams met in the Eastern Conference Finals last season, with the Devils advancing to the Stanley...