Tagged: ‘Ryan McDonagh’

NYR- MTL Game 5 Analysis Period By Period
April 21st, 2017 at 1:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** First PeriodThe Bell Centre is a madhouse at puck drop. After a first shift of Montreal applying some pressure, the Rangers second shift sees Nick Holden work a slick pass play on a 2 on 1 with Mats Zuccarello. The Rangers forward was unable to elevate the puck, and Carey...

NYR-MTL Game 4 Analysis Period by Period
April 19th, 2017 at 8:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** Hank doing what he does best (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) First Period There was a very palpable and nervous energy at Madison Square Garden preceding game 4. The fans hoping to see a home playoff win, which hadn't happened at MSG since May 16, 2015. The puck...

Rangers Tie Series 2-2 in Game 4
April 19th, 2017 at 12:47 AM
***PHOTO1*** Bruce Bennett/Getty Images After an abysmal Game 3, I wasn't sure what to expect coming into Game 4. Visions of last year's slump in the first round kept clouding my vision, but I kept a positive outlook. The Rangers stepped it up from the moment the puck dropped in...

Blueshirt Bullet Points, Game 4: Rangers 2 – Canadiens 1
April 18th, 2017 at 11:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers ditched the playoff hockey mindset and went back to their strengths as they defeated the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday, to even the First Round series at two games apiece. The mentality was clear right from the beginning after head coach Alain Vigneault decided to insert rookie,...

Blueshirt Bullet Points, Game 1: Rangers 2 – Canadiens 0
April 12th, 2017 at 11:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** Led by Henrik Lundqvist and noted goal-scorer Tanner Glass, the Rangers shut out the Montreal Canadiens 2-0 in the opening game of the First Round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Lundqvist made 31 saves and picked up his 10th career playoff shutout, passing Mike Richter for most in Rangers history....