Archives

Tagged: ‘Aaron Asham’

Washington Capitals Defeat New York Rangers in Exciting Shootout
March 25th, 2013 at 8:45 AM
***VIDEO1*** Aaron Asham and Kris Newbury were new additions to the New York Rangers lineup last night against the Washington Capitals, and the duo each had a point as Asham scored the first goal for the New York Rangers, beating Braden Holtby stick-side. The teams were tied 2-2 at the end of...

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 Look to Rebound Vs Winnipeg Jets
March 14th, 2013 at 6:49 PM
***VIDEO1*** Tonight's matchup between the New York Rangers and Winnipeg Jets will determine the current No. 8 seed in the Eastern Conference as both teams enter the game with 28 points. Head coach John Tortorella was "disgusted" with the team's play in its 3-1 loss Tuesday to the Buffalo Sabres, and sounded...

New York Rangers: Brad Richards Skates at Practice; Team Recalls Michael Haley
March 5th, 2013 at 12:45 PM
***VIDEO1*** Brad Richards took to the ice for Tuesday morning's optimal skate, which is really a good sign for his availability for tonight's game against the Philadelphia Flyers. Richards was on the receiving end of Patrick Kaleta's cheap shot that will cost him five games and about $76,000, and didn't practice yesterday....

New York Rangers Expect Ryan McDonagh and Rick Nash to Play Tonight Vs Tampa Bay Lightning
February 28th, 2013 at 12:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** For the second consecutive day, both Rick Nash and Ryan McDonagh were on the ice, practicing with their New York Ranger teammates. Rick Nash has missed four straight games (all losses) with an undisclosed injury, and McDonagh missed Tuesday's 4-3 loss to the Winnipeg Jets. His injury also wasn't known, but...

New York Rangers’ Ryan McDonagh Returns to Practice; Should Play Thursday Vs Tampa Bay Lightning
February 27th, 2013 at 3:12 PM
***VIDEO1*** It was a good sight for New York Rangers fans as Ryan McDonagh returned to the ice for practice on Wednesday. It was the first time McDonagh was on the ice since being hit from behind by Max Pacioretty Saturday when the team played the Montreal Canadiens. It was thought to...

New York Rangers Send Brandon Mashinter Back to Connecticut Whale of AHL
February 27th, 2013 at 12:24 PM
***VIDEO1*** Brandon Mashinter's stint with the New York Rangers was short, and it ended on a bad note. He recorded a minus-two in just 3:30 of ice time, and he was benched for the duration of last night's third period after being on the ice for Olli Jokinen's second goal of the...

New York Rangers Fans: Stop the Cries to Fire John Tortorella
February 26th, 2013 at 12:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** It's no secret that the New York Rangers have gotten off to a sluggish start to the 2013 season, being 8-7-2 (18 points), but why has the fan base all of a sudden completely turned on the coach? Just because the team didn't race out to a hot start and take...

New York Rangers Missing Toughness from Their Game
February 25th, 2013 at 12:07 PM
***VIDEO1*** For the past few seasons, the New York Rangers were a team of grinders who could barely put the puck in the net enough so Henrik Lundqivst wouldn't have to play perfect for the team to win, but they were never afraid to drop the gloves. This year, the grinders are...

New York Rangers’ Christian Thomas Plays Well in NHL Debut
February 25th, 2013 at 9:22 AM
***VIDEO1*** It wasn't all bad for the New York Rangers Saturday in Montreal as winger Christian Thomas suited up for his NHL debut and played a very poised game. The 20-year-old was a second-round pick in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft by the Rangers, and with injuries to Aaron Asham, Rick Nash...

New York Rangers Vs Montreal Canadiens: Can the Rangers Overcome Injuries and Win at the Bell Centre?
February 23rd, 2013 at 11:50 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Bell Centre in Montreal has been unfriendly to the New York Rangers in recent years, and tonight they'll have to go in there with the odds against them. Since last winning in Montreal March 17, 2009, the Rangers have posted a 0-5-1 record against the Habs north of the border,...

New York Rangers Recall RW Christian Thomas from Connecticut Whale
February 23rd, 2013 at 12:21 AM
***VIDEO1*** In an interesting swing of events for the New York Rangers, 2010 second-round draft pick (40th overall) Christian Thomas was recalled from the Connecticut Whale. The 20-year-old winger was recalled likely because of injuries to Rick Nash, Darroll Powe and Aaron Asham. In Tuesday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Ottawa Senators,...

New York Rangers Vs Montreal Canadiens Preview: Who Will Brandon Prust Fight?
February 19th, 2013 at 2:13 PM
***VIDEO1*** When Brandon Prust enters Madison Square Garden tonight as a member of the Montreal Canadiens, he should receive a standing ovation from the home crowd. Prust was always a fan favorite in the Big Apple as he was the style of gritty player New Yorkers love. He was a good forechecker,...

New York Rangers: Secondary Scoring Key for Team’s Success
February 13th, 2013 at 12:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** Coming into the shortened season, New York Ranger fans were excited about what the team's super line of Marian Gaborik, Brad Richards and Rick Nash would do. They didn't disappoint combining for 19 points through the first few games, but went stone cold after causing the team to slide. Rangers head...

New York Rangers Seek Third Straight Win Tonight Vs Boston Bruins
February 12th, 2013 at 5:29 PM
In just the 12th game of the young, shortened season, the New York Rangers will be facing off with the Boston Bruins for the third time already. Tonight's game is in Boston, at the TD Garden. The team's have split their first two decisions, but Boston gained a point in its loss...

New York Rangers 5, Tampa Bay Lightning 1: Post Game Notes
February 11th, 2013 at 10:40 PM
***VIDEO1*** The New York Rangers are finally hitting their stride as they've put up back-to-back convincing victories. The Blueshirts defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-1 Sunday at Madison Square Garden without most of the scoring coming from their top three forwards. The latter part may be the most important for New York...

How Darroll Powe Fits the New York Rangers
February 4th, 2013 at 4:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** News broke earlier today that the New York Rangers were traded veteran enforcer Mike Rupp to the Minnesota Wild in exchange for Darroll Powe and Nick Palmieri. The move is a win-win for New York as they save money with the deal -- about $500,000 over the next two years --...

New York Rangers’ Chris Kreider OK After Hit from Brooks Oripk
January 23rd, 2013 at 3:57 PM
***VIDEO1*** New York Rangers fans can exhale with news that young winger Chris Kreider is OK after receiving a big hit from Brooks Orpik in the third period of Sunday's 6-3 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins. He appears to be alright, with no lingering effects, and returned to practice with the team...

New York Rangers Set Opening Night Lineup
January 18th, 2013 at 4:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** The long lockout and the shortened training camp made roster selections that much easier for the New York Rangers for the 2013 season. The long layoff provided winger Marian Gaborik time to heal his shoulder, while the week-long training camp didn't allow for much competition for guys on the third and...