Tagged: ‘Hockey’

New York public will have a say in new Islanders arena
June 21st, 2017 at 6:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** Once again the public is going to get a say on a new Islanders arena. The club hopes this time it works out better than the last. There will be a public hearing at Elmont Public Library on July 10 so residents can chime in with their opinions about an...

Oscar Lindberg is the price Rangers pay to Vegas
June 21st, 2017 at 4:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Rangers have lost Oscar Lindberg to the Vegas Golden Knights in the NHL's expansion draft, The Post has learned. The 25-year-old Swede, who operated as the Blueshirts' fourth-line center last season, has the highest upside among the group the Blueshirts left unprotected, but the claim likely will have the...

How Derek Stepan dangle could evolve into Rangers blockbuster
June 19th, 2017 at 1:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** Regarding the Rangers, who can do no more than hang up and listen until the NHL roster freeze is lifted on Thursday, a day after Vegas fills its roster in the expansion draft: 1. Derek Stepan has considerable value on the trade market, but unless the Rangers are able to...

Islanders’ protected players list could signal deal is in the works
June 18th, 2017 at 6:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** With the Islanders stockpiling young talent for a decade, they now have run into a moderate problem â?? and it could end up costing them a high draft pick. Every NHL team had their lists of protected players for the expansion draft released on Saturday, and the nine players the...

Why Dan Girardi always will be considered Rangers royalty
June 18th, 2017 at 1:16 AM
***PHOTO1*** On Jan. 12, Dan Girardi was sharing his memories with me of Steven McDonald, the inspirational NYPD Detective who had died two days earlier and for whom the Rangers' Extra Effort Award is named. In the course of the conversation Girardi casually said, "I never won the award, but â?¦"...