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Who’s the Better Matchup for the New York Rangers: Philadelphia or Columbus?
April 12th, 2014 at 12:02 PM
With the New York Rangers having clinched the second seed in the Metropolitan Division -- and thus home ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs -- the only question that remains is: who will they be facing? The two options are the Philadelphia Flyers and Columbus Blue Jackets,...

A Look at the New York Rangers’ Improved Playoff Prospects; Martin St. Louis and Derek Stepan Have the Flu
March 24th, 2014 at 3:42 PM
Six teams for four spots. That's the scenario currently staring the New York Rangers, Philadelphia Flyers, Columbus Blue Jackets, Washington Capitals, Detroit Red Wings, and Toronto Maple Leafs in the face. Now having won three in a row, the Blueshirts find themselves in significantly better shape than they were in before...

Payback’s a B–Well, You Know the Rest: Brassard, Nash, Key New York Rangers in Important Triumph Over Columbus
March 22nd, 2014 at 12:08 PM
Make no mistake, this was a playoff game. The New York Rangers defeated the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-1 Friday night, in a game with major playoff implications for both clubs. Derick Brassard notched the game winner against his former team midway through the third, and Henrik Lundqvist held the fort late,...

New York Rangers Unable to Complete the Comeback, Fall to Columbus 4-3 in Shootout
January 7th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1***The New York Rangers trailed 3-1 after two, clawed their way back to even the score, but ultimately fell to the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3 by way of the skills competition. Rick Nash had two goals for the Blueshirts--both on the power play--against his former mates, Brian Boyle scored for...

With Last Night’s Game Behind Us Let’s Evaluate How the New York Rangers were Fleeced by the Columbus Blue Jackets
April 4th, 2013 at 12:48 PM
***VIDEO1*** When the final buzzer sounded after last night's decisive 6-1 win against the Pittsburgh Penguins, New York Rangers general manager Glen Sather looked like an absolute genius. He was being praised for his move to send star winger Marian Gaborik to the Columbus Blue Jackets in return for Derick Brassard,...

NHL Realignment News: New York Rangers Lucky to Have Rick Nash
March 8th, 2013 at 12:18 PM
***VIDEO1*** Yes, we understand this is very old news, but the NHL announced that the Players' Association approved the league's realignment proposal which will take effect next season. ***PHOTO1*** They've agreed to a three-year term, with the second year marking the beginning of a possible reevaluation. The move would eliminate the two-conference, six-division...

Rick Nash is Ready to Make New York Rangers Debut
January 19th, 2013 at 1:17 PM
***PHOTO1*** The wait is over for the New York Rangers prized offseason acquisition. The New York Rangers made headlines when they traded Artem Anisimov, Brandon Dubinsky, Tim Erixon and a first-round draft pick for Rick Nash this summer. Analysts raved over the move, thinking Nash's offensive skills would finally put the Rangers...

Rick Nash Injures Shoulder in Swiss League
September 29th, 2012 at 7:31 PM
New York Rangers' fans can breathe a little easy. The headline is bad, but the extent of Rick Nash's shoulder injury is not. Nash was hurt Friday in a game, while playing for HC Davos in a Swiss League game. Nash's agent, Joe Resnick, said Nash was taken out of the game...