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Mats Zuccarello is 100 Percent, per Alain Vigneault
August 24th, 2015 at 9:01 PM
New York Rangers forward Mats Zuccarello is healthy and should be ready to go at the start of training camp next month, coach Alain Vigneault told NHL.com Friday in a phone interview. "I've heard he's 100 percent from our medical staff," Vigneault said. "He's been cleared to skate and have contact....

Chris Kreider Speaks About Mats Zuccarello
July 17th, 2015 at 12:25 PM
Last month, Chris Kreider joined Mats Zuccarello, Derick Brassard, Kevin Hayes and Carl Hagelin (who was traded to the Anaheim Ducks in the off season) for a charity game in Zuccarello's native Norway. It was the first time Zuccarello played in a game since Zuccarello’s NHL season ended on April 24...

New York Rangers Off Ice Updates
June 17th, 2015 at 7:01 PM
New York Rangers captain Ryan McDonagh, was recognized Tuesday night at the Burke Rehabilitation Center's Centennial Dinner for his off-ice charity work. McDonagh’s work of the ice is usually unpublicized and it’s nice to see him get the recognition he deserves. Huge congratulations to the captain! Additionally, some good news about McDonagh...

Mats Zuccarello to Return to the Game
June 12th, 2015 at 1:36 PM
New York Rangers forward Mats Zuccarello may play in a charity game in his native country of Norway on June 19, according to Norwegian television station TV 2. "I can confirm that Mats [will make a] comeback on ice in the game along with several of his good friends from Rangers,"...

New York Rangers Reveal Their Players Injuries
June 1st, 2015 at 8:44 PM
Mats Zuccarello suffered a brain injury from a Ryan McDonagh slapshot in the first round that kept him out the rest of the postseason. However, there were players who played through injuries in the postseason, such as McDonagh. McDonagh became injured in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final in Tampa...

Mats Zuccarello’s Injury Caused Him to Be Hospitalized
June 1st, 2015 at 7:50 PM
During the first period of Game 5 against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Madison Square Garden, New York Rangers Mats Zuccarello was struck in the head by a Ryan McDonagh slap shot. He left the game and did not return that night and was out for the rest of the post-season...

New York Rangers Thursday Morning Practice Report
May 28th, 2015 at 4:04 PM
New York Rangers captain Ryan McDonagh did not practice Thursday at the MSG Training Center as the team prepared for Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final against the Tampa Bay Lightning, that will take place on Friday at Madison Square Garden (8 p.m. ET; NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports). Rangers head...

Mats Zuccarello not Yet Ready to Practice with His Teammates
May 21st, 2015 at 7:55 PM
The New York Rangers took the day off in Tampa on Thursday following Wednesday nights 6-5 overtime loss in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Final against the Lightning. Injured forward Mats Zuccarello however did skate with the other extras and backup goalie Cam Talbot at Amalie Arena in the afternoon. Head...

New York Rangers Prepare for the Washington Capitals
April 28th, 2015 at 7:08 PM
After eliminating the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday, the New York Rangers had the weekend off and a optional practice on Monday. However, on Tuesday head coach Alain Vigneault put the team to work at MSG Training Center to prepare for round two in the Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Washington...

Mats Zuccarello Out Indefinitely Due to Upper-Body Injury
April 27th, 2015 at 4:46 PM
Mats Zuccarello of the New York Rangers is sidelined indefinitely due to an upper body injury. Zuccarello was hit on the left side of his head by defenseman Ryan McDonagh's slap shot late in the first period during Game 5 of the first-round series against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday. He...

Derick Brassard Says He’s in, Derek Stepan “Unlikely” for Game 4
May 24th, 2014 at 2:59 PM
      #490366225 / gettyimages.com Lose one Derek, get another Derick back. That appears to be the case for the New York Rangers headed into tomorrows' game 4 against the Montreal Canadians. Derick Brassard practiced today and said he's good to go after missing the past two games with an apparent shoulder injury. Derek...

Where Did That Come from? New York Rangers Pummel Montreal 7-2, Seize 1-0 Series Lead
May 17th, 2014 at 5:48 PM
      #491762759 / gettyimages.com Poll any national panel of experts heading into this series, and they would've agreed uniformly on one thing: it would be low scoring. Apparently no one told the Rangers. The Blueshirts thrashed the stunned Canadian's by a final count of 7-2 in game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals,...

New York Rangers Vs. Montreal Canadians Preview: the Mirror Image of Myself Is…
May 16th, 2014 at 4:05 PM
        #484491599 / gettyimages.com The Conference Finals matchup between the New York Rangers and Montreal Canadians features two teams that are remarkably similar. Both are small and speedy, have their greatest strength in net, are deep defensively, will struggle to score at times, and neither has made a trip to the Stanley...

New York Rangers Ride Tidal Wave of Emotion to Force a Deciding Game 7
May 12th, 2014 at 12:09 AM
      #489626333 / gettyimages.com With Martin St. Louis' family in attendance just days after his mother's passing -- and on Mothers Day, no less -- the Rangers forced a deciding game 7 with a 3-1 triumph over the Penguins inside a loud and emotional Madison Square Garden. From the opening faceoff, chants...

With the Season on the Line, the New York Rangers Assert Their Superiority in Game 7
May 1st, 2014 at 12:27 AM
Game 7's are rarely easy, and this one was no exception. Despite the fact that the New York Rangers were clearly the superior team throughout, the series -- as it always seems to with these Rangers -- came down to a frantic final few minutes that saw the Blueshirts hold...

New York Rangers, Brad Richards, Trounce Flyers 4-1 to Take Early Series Lead
April 18th, 2014 at 3:16 AM
If you could script exactly how the New York Rangers' first playoff game of the Alain Vigneault era would look, it wouldn't have been much different than that. The Blueshirts were simply the better team in every aspect of the game -- especially in a third period that saw the...

New York Rangers Recall Jesper Fast, Tinker with Lines Again
April 7th, 2014 at 9:17 PM
In the ongoing effort to fill the hole in the lineup created by Chris Kreider's injury, the New York Rangers have recalled forward Jesper Fast from Hartford. Did anyone really expect they'd elect to go into the playoffs with Dominic Moore or Dan Carcillo on the third line? Fast made the...

New York Rangers Spank the Franchise Formerly Known as the Edmonton Oilers 5-0
March 31st, 2014 at 3:09 AM
Do you really still get two points for beating Edmonton these days? The New York Rangers flattened the once-proud Oilers by a count of 5-0, in a game that could best be described as "no contest." Rick Nash had two goals, and several bids at what could've been his first hat...

Martin St. Louis Back with Brad Richards; the Curious Case of J.T. Miller Continues
March 30th, 2014 at 4:43 PM
As the New York Rangers continue their swing west tonight in Edmonton, Alain Vigneault has tweaked the lineup -- and lines -- again. Martin St. Louis has been re-united with old running mate Brad Richards on a line with Carl Hagelin, the trio of Benoit Pouliot, Derick Brassard, and Mats Zuccarello...

Chris Kreider Has Hand Surgery, is Out Indefinitely
March 28th, 2014 at 7:57 PM
If the news was bleak on the Chris Kreider front earlier in the week, it got worse today, when The New York Rangers announced the winger is out indefinitely following surgery to repair his injured left hand today. "He got operated on today and he is out indefinitely, it's all I can...