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Rick Nash Continues to Be Sidelined
February 2nd, 2016 at 1:13 AM
Rick Nash missed the final two games before the All-Star break because of a bad bone bruise on his left leg and the severe pain hasn't gone away. As a result Nash was unable to join his teammates who returned to practice Monday afternoon at the MSG Training Center and...

Ryan McDoangh Talks About His First NHL All-Star Game
February 1st, 2016 at 5:33 AM
The Pacific Division defeated the Central Division 9-6 in the semi-final game before claiming a $1-million prize by defeating the Atlantic Division 1-0 in the championship game at the 2016 NHL All-Star Game, held Sunday at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. The games were contested in 10-minute halves. New York Rangers...

Ryan McDonagh Speaks About His Experience
February 1st, 2016 at 5:09 AM
New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh, scored to help his team win in the Skills Competition at the NHL All-Star Weekend on Saturday. “In practice, watching Zuccarello over the years, be patient there and see what the goalie can give you,” said McDonagh to reporters in Nashville. “Put one through as...

NHL All-Star’s Recieve a Gift They Will not Forget
January 31st, 2016 at 5:03 AM
Six-year-old Nevan Coburn was a guest of the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada on Saturday while visiting the 2016 Honda NHL All-Star Game locker rooms. Nevan, received many autographs, but he also gave out a few. "He said, 'Dad I want to take some cards with me and hand them out to...

Captains Make Selections for 2016 NHL All-Star Skills Competition
January 30th, 2016 at 3:25 AM
Pacific Division captain John Scott along with Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane (Central Division) captain, helped select the Western Confernce players for the 2016 Honda NHL All-Star Skills Competition at Bridgestone Arena on Saturday (7 p.m. ET; NBCSN, SN, TVA Sports). Here is a look at the six events: Bridgestone NHL Fastest...

Ryan McDonagh Arrives at His First Career All-Star Game
January 30th, 2016 at 3:14 AM
New York Rangers captain Ryan McDonagh was named to the 2016 NHL All-Star Game. It marks the first time in his career that McDonagh has been selected as an All Star. McDonaghwill take part in the NHL Skills Challenge Relay and the NHL Shootout during Saturday's All-Star Skills competition. “I remember...

New York Rangers and Garden of Dreams Foundation Partner for Casino Night
January 30th, 2016 at 1:37 AM
The New York Rangers, Casino Night is an annual full-team fundraiser to benefit the Garden of Dreams Foundation. This year’s event will take place on March 1st from 7:00-10:00 p.m. at Gotham Hall. The evening will be casino-style gaming where fans can play alongside members of the Rangers team, coaching staff...

New York Rangers Head to All-Star Break with a 6-3 Victory
January 26th, 2016 at 1:12 AM
The New York Rangers had a 6-3 victory over the Buffalo Sabres Monday night at Madison Square Garden. The Rangers hit the All-Star break having won three of their final four games. The Rangers had their 18th home-ice victory of the season (18-5-2). The victory did not come easy, however. The...

New York Rangers Get Shutout by Ottawa Senators
January 25th, 2016 at 1:34 PM
The New York Rangers were shutout 3-0 by the Ottawa Senators Sunday afternoon at the Canadian Tire Centre. The Rangers were coming off two straight wins and the loss prevented them from securing their first three-game winning streak since they won nine in a row from October 25-November 15. "We weren't...

New York Rangers Defeat Carolina Hurricanes 4-1
January 22nd, 2016 at 10:27 PM
There was an ice storm in Raleigh on Friday night, but New York Rangers fans filled PNC Arena to watch their team play on the road, and were rewarded for their loyal efforts. The Rangers has a 4-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes. J.T. Miller scored twice in the second period to...

Jayson Megna Assigned to Hartford Wolf Pack
January 22nd, 2016 at 11:38 AM
New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton announced today that the team has assigned forward Jayson Megna to the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL). Megna, 25, skated in five games with the Rangers after being recalled on Jan. 4, registering one goal and one assist, and two...

J.T. Miller Continues to Succeed as a Young Player in the League
January 21st, 2016 at 2:29 PM
Since he arrived in New York, Rangers head coach Alain Vigneault has stressed that J.T. Miller is a young player going through the process. The process the 22-year old is going through, is paying off. Miller scored the overtime, game winning goal against the Vancouver Canucks at Madison Square Garden Tuesday night. The...

Daniel Paille Joins the New York Rangers
January 21st, 2016 at 2:00 PM
Free agent forward Daniel Paille agreed to terms with the New York Rangers on Thursday, general manager Jeff Gorton announced. “I can’t really describe how much excitement I have in me,” Paille told BlueshirtsUnited.com. “It’s really something special for me to have the opportunity to play here; and it’s a comfortable...

New York Rangers Win 3-2 in Overtime Against Vancouver Canucks
January 19th, 2016 at 11:11 PM
The New York Rangers had a 3-2 overtime victory over the Vancouver Canucks, Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden. The Rangers played one of their best games all season, while Canucks goaltender Ryan Miller stopped 46 shots. "You have to realize, and I think everybody did a good job of realizing,...

Derick Brassard Ill, Will Likely not Play Tonight
January 19th, 2016 at 2:29 PM
When the New York Rangers host the Vancouver Canucks tonight at Madison Square Garden they will most likely be without one of the team's top players. Center Derick Brassard was sent home before today's morning skate because of an illness, and later head coach Alain Vigneault stated that he did not...

Washington Capitals Defeat New York Rangers 5-2
January 18th, 2016 at 1:13 AM
Washington Capitals forward Justin Williams recorded a hat trick to help his team defeat the New York Rangers 5-2 at Verizon Center on Sunday. "They're the best team in the NHL right now and if you get down a couple of goals, they're so sound defensively, it's tough to come back,"...

New York Rangers Win 3-2 in Overtime
January 17th, 2016 at 4:38 AM
The New York Rangers defeated the Philadelphia Flyers 3-2 in a shootout, Saturday afternoon at Wells Fargo Center. Henrik Lundqvist put on a show stopping performance between the pipes for the Rangers stopping 34 out of 36 shots. Steve Mason stopped 29 shots in net for the Flyers. "We're in a spot...

New York Rangers Goaltenders to Split This Weekends Starts
January 15th, 2016 at 10:20 PM
The New York Rangers are set to play two highly important divisional games on the road this weekend, and head coach Alain Vigneault stated after practice Friday that his goaltenders will split the two starts. Henrik Lundqvist will make his 11th consecutive start in goal when the Rangers face off with...

New York Rangers Fall 3-1 in Brooklyn to the Islanders
January 15th, 2016 at 1:56 AM
The New York Rangers fell 3-1 to the New York Islanders at Barclays Center on Thursday. The Rangers were leading 1-0 heading into the third period off a goal from Marc Staal at 19:14 in the second period. In the third period the Islanders took control, scoring an even strength, power play...

Martin St. Louis Retires His University Jersey Number
January 13th, 2016 at 8:42 PM
Martin St. Louis announced his retirement from the NHL last summer after 16 seasons, and on Jan. 8 he had his jersey number retired by the University of Vermont men's hockey program at Gutterson Fieldhouse in front of a capacity crowd in Burlington, Vt. St. Louis, wore No. 8 for four...