Tagged: ‘NHL’

Hartnett: Rangers Making Mistake By Sitting Buchnevich Before Playoffs
March 29th, 2017 at 12:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Sean Hartnett» More Columns The Rangers punched their ticket to the playoffs Tuesday night after securing the point they needed in San Jose, but one of their most promising offensive talents has been relegated to a part-time role in the run-in to the playoffs. Head coach Alain Vigneault scratched highly...

Rangers Clinch Playoff Spot, Despite OT Loss In San Jose
March 29th, 2017 at 6:19 AM
***PHOTO1*** SAN JOSE, Calif. (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? After six straight losses, the San Jose Sharks were looking for any kind of win. A well-played game that featured a late comeback and dramatic winner only made them feel even better. Brent Burns scored a power-play goal 3:10 into overtime and the Sharks snapped...

New York Rangers Clinch Playoff Berth in Seven Consecutive Seasons
March 29th, 2017 at 2:13 AM
The San Jose Sharks and New York Rangers clinched a 2017 Stanley Cup Playoff berth, after the Sharks had a 5-4 overtime win over the Rangers at SAP Center on Tuesday. "We didn't [play] a perfect game, but we got in the playoffs," Rangers captain Ryan McDonagh said to "We...

Rangers clinch seventh straight playoff berth with overtime loss
March 29th, 2017 at 1:25 AM
***PHOTO1*** SAN JOSE, Calif. - The Rangers did not make this one easy on themselves, but after looking overwhelmed in the second period a resilient effort got the Blueshirts through the formality of officially securing their postseason berth. They needed just one point Tuesday night to punch their ticket to the playoffs,...

Nash receives Rangers’ 2016-2017 John Halligan Good Guy Award
March 28th, 2017 at 8:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** SAN JOSE, Calif. - The New York Rangers chapter of the Professional Hockey Writers Association voted Rick Nash as the recipient of the 2016-17 of the John Halligan Good Guy Award for cooperation with the media. The award has been handed out annually since the 1974-75 season. In his fifth year...