Archives

Tagged: ‘New York Islanders’

New York Rangers Squeeze by Islanders 2-1, Sweep Frigid Stadium Series
January 30th, 2014 at 9:30 AM
***PHOTO1***Dean Martin once crooned "Baby, it's cold outside," and none of the 50,000+ that were on hand at Yankee Stadium would be inclined to disagree. The New York Rangers dispatched the New York Islanders 2-1 with temperatures hovering in the teens, and a wind chill factor making it feel like single digits at...

The Dreaded Letdown Game: New York Rangers’ Forecheck Snowed in by Isles, Fall 5-3
January 22nd, 2014 at 9:30 AM
***PHOTO1***For the second time in as many games, Rick Nash struck in short order for the games first two goals, but unlike the Capitals two nights before, the New York Islanders refused to follow the script and go quietly into the snowy New York night. Nash scored a minute into the...

Is There a Goalie in the House? Henrik Lundqvist Out with the Flu, Cam Talbot to Start Vs Islanders, Backup TBD
January 21st, 2014 at 2:59 PM
Anyone have a goalie in the family? Henrik Lundqvist, who has the flu, will not start for the New York Rangers tonight when they host the New York Islanders. Cam Talbot (10-3, 1.62 GAA, .940 SV%), who would lead the league in GAA and SV% if he had enough minutes to...

New York Rangers Fail to Clinch Playoff Spot with Loss to Florida Panthers
April 24th, 2013 at 7:29 AM
***VIDEO1*** The New York Rangers returned to being the New York Rangers by not scoring goals, despite having great chances throughout their 3-1 loss last night to the Florida Panthers. It was a night where the Washington Capitals beat the Winnipeg Jets, so had the Rangers won this game, they would've at...

New York Rangers to Play 2 Outdoor Games at Yankee Stadium in 2014
April 17th, 2013 at 7:41 AM
***PHOTO1*** The National Hockey League is taking next year's Winter Classic to a new level and the New York Rangers will be the biggest beneficiary. Rather than just one game on New Year's Day, the league is finalizing an outdoor series that will have six games set to take place in football...

New York Rangers Defeat the New York Islanders in Overtime Behind Henrik Lundqvist Shutout
April 14th, 2013 at 12:14 PM
***VIDEO1*** Sorry for the delay on this, but it didn't seem right celebrating last night's win while my alma mater got shut out by Yale in the NCAA Frozen Four championship. However, what a great game between the New York Rangers and New York Islanders as the Blueshirts came away with an...

New York Rangers Pick up 2 Points Vs Tortonto Maple Leafs in Shootout Victory
April 11th, 2013 at 7:55 AM
***VIDEO1*** Phil Kessel continued his dominance of the New York Rangers Wednesday night, scoring both Toronto Maple Leaf goals in the team's 3-2 shootout loss at Madison Square Garden. Carl Hagelin scored his first goal in almost a month, and Ryan McDonagh's point shot found its way past James Reimer. The two...

New York Rangers Vs Winnipeg Jets Preview: Sean Avery in the News Again
April 1st, 2013 at 3:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers haven't scored in two games, so that'll be the first step if they look to having any success tonight against the Winnipeg Jets. This is another team the Rangers haven't beaten this season, but at least tonight's contest is back at Madison Square Garden. The Jets currently...

New York Rangers Shut Out in Ottawa by the Senators
March 29th, 2013 at 9:56 AM
***VIDEO1*** You know when you watch a game and you just run out of words as you're tired of saying the same thing over and over again? Well, the New York Rangers 3-0 loss to the Ottawa Senators is a perfect example. The offense was terrible, the power play was non-existent and...

New York Rangers’ Roman Hamrlik Won’t Play Vs Former Team
March 9th, 2013 at 8:42 PM
***VIDEO1*** After sitting as a healthy scratch for all but four of 21 games with the Washington Capitals earlier this season, Roman Hamrlik was claimed off waivers by the New York Rangers. He played against the New York Islanders and Ottawa Senators, but when the team travels to Washington D.C., tomorrow to...

New York Rangers Win 4th Straight Behind Rick Nash and Marian Gaborik Late Goals
March 7th, 2013 at 9:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers went into the Nassau Coliseum with most of the fans in attendance supporting them, rather than the home team. The energy from the crowed helped propel them to a 2-1 overtime victory over the New York Islanders. It's the fourth straight win the the Rangers (12-8-2, 26...

New York Rangers Vs New York Islanders: Stopping John Tavares
March 7th, 2013 at 4:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** Both the New York Rangers (11-8-2, 24 points) and New York Islanders (10-11-2, 22 points) enter Thursday night's contest on winning streaks. The Rangers matched their largest winning streak of the season (three games) with a 4-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday. The Islanders, defeated the No. 1 seed...

New York Ranges Claim Defenseman Roman Hamrlik Off Waivers
March 6th, 2013 at 12:42 PM
***VIDEO1*** The New York Rangers made a move to bolster its defense Wednesday by claiming Roman Hamrlik off waivers from the Washington Capitals. The move makes the defensive unit better and deeper, and likely removes the Rangers out of trade speculation for a D-man. The Rangers have been in the middle of...

Brad Richards of New York Rangers Ready to Get Back on Ice After Benching in Loss to New York Islanders
February 17th, 2013 at 12:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Rangers center Brad Richards had just one shift in the third period of the team's shootout loss to the New York Islanders Thursday night, and he's antsy to lace up the skates for tonight's game vs. the Washington Capitals. He was just a spectator during the final period against...

We’re Sorry for Jinxing the New York Rangers Last Night
February 15th, 2013 at 6:47 PM
***PHOTO2*** We bet you were caught off guard to not see a game story when the New York Rangers lost 4-3 in a shootout last night to the New York Islanders last night. Well, quite frankly, we didn't feel like it after completely jinxing the Rangers after their hot start. For those...

New York Rangers Vs New York Islanders: Brian Boyle and Martin Biron to Start
February 14th, 2013 at 5:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers (7-5-0) are going to alter their lineup on Valentine's Day vs. the New York Islanders (4-7-1) from the squad that has led the team on a three-game winning streak. Brian Boyle, who has been a healthy scratch for the current winning streak is excited about being in...

New York Rangers Face Tough Decision on J.T. Miller After Tonight’s Game
February 14th, 2013 at 2:22 PM
***VIDEO1*** Tonight's game for the New York Rangers vs. the New York Islanders will be very important for more than just the fact that the team is looking for their fourth straight victory. It will mark rookie J.T. Miller's fifth game with the team. For those that are unaware of the NHL rules,...

New York Rangers Move Marian Gaborik Back to Natural Wing
February 14th, 2013 at 9:39 AM
***PHOTO1*** Early in the year, the New York Rangers experimented with their lines to have Brad Richards, Marian Gaborik and Rick Nash together on the ice. As a result, Gaborik or Nash would have to line up at left wing. Gaborik took the fall, and it started out great as he was...

New York Rangers’ Dan Girardi Hopes to Return Sunday
February 9th, 2013 at 2:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** It still isn't clear why New York Rangers' Dan Girardi missed the past two games, but the gritty defenseman hopes to return to the lineup soon after being "banged up." "I'm hoping to get back as soon as possible," Girardi said, according to a video on the Rangers' website. "I'm not...

New York Rangers Rink-Side Reporter John Giannone Takes Puck to the Face, Keeps Reporting Like a Boss
February 8th, 2013 at 1:16 PM
***VIDEO1*** New York Rangers rink-side reporter John Giannone just showed just how tough the whole sport of hockey is. He took a puck too the face off the stick of Marc Stall, and continued reporting even with blood dripping into his mouth. One-hundred percent a gamer. It wasn't the only showing of toughness...