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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....

Rangers Captain Ryan McDonagh Resumes Training Routine
August 20th, 2015 at 3:20 PM
New York Rangers captain Ryan McDonagh is skating at full strength and has resumed his normal training routine, per NHL.com. This comes a month after coming out of his walking boot that he wore for six weeks. He began wearing the walking boot on June 1 and had to use crutches for...

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...

Why Ryan McDonagh was Honored on Tuesday
June 20th, 2015 at 11:58 PM
As captain of the New York Rangers, Ryan McDonagh wears a “C” right above his heart. On Tuesday he was honored at Burke Rehabilitation Center’s centennial dinner, for his kind hearted effort off the ice. McDonagh began a hands-on-role as a mentor for Gino Mangiafridda, a former Pelham High School hockey...

Ryan McDonagh’s First Season as Captain
June 18th, 2015 at 6:22 AM
Ryan McDonagh, who just turned 26 years old, is the right man to be wearing the "C" on his jersey as the New York Rangers captain. On October 6, 2014 McDonagh was named the 27th captain in franchise history. He is intelligent, well-spoken, well regarded by his coaches and teammates, and...

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...

New York Rangers Season Ends with a Game 7 Loss
May 30th, 2015 at 3:43 PM
The Presidents’ Trophy winning, New York Rangers’ season came to an end with a 2-0 shutout loss against the Tampa Bay Lightning in the Eastern Conference Final, Friday night at Madison Square Garden. "There's a lot of emotions," Rick Nash said following the season-ending defeat. "I'm pretty upset. In a...

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...

New York Rangers are Confident Going into Game 4
May 22nd, 2015 at 4:34 PM
The Tampa Bay Lightning leads the Eastern Conference Final 2-1 against the New York Rangers. "It's Game Four and obviously we're down by one (game) and just like we knew the importance of Games One, Two and Three, we know the importance of this game," said head coach Alain Vigneault. "We'll...

New York Rangers Lose 6-5 in Overtime of Game 3
May 21st, 2015 at 2:39 AM
With the Eastern Conference Final tied 1-1, Game 3 was going to be hard fought at Amalie Arena Wednesday night. After three periods the game was tied 5-5 and headed to overtime where the Tampa Bay Lightning’s Nikita Kucherov scored to give his team a 2-1 series lead over the New...

New York Rangers Need to Find Their Offensive Spark
May 20th, 2015 at 3:52 PM
The New York Rangers have 28 goals in 14 playoff games, and the Tampa Bay Lightning have 41 goals in 15 games. The Rangers need to score more goals, take advantage of key opportunities, and stay out of the penalty box in order to win against the Lightning. "It wasn't...

New York Rangers Have Their First Blowout Loss in 15 Games
May 19th, 2015 at 7:00 PM
Tampa Bay Lightning forward Tyler Johnson recorded the first playoff hat trick in franchise history Monday night at Madison Square Garden, helping his team get a 6-2 victory over the New York Rangers in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Final. The best of seven series is now tied 1-1. The...

Dan Girardi, a Warrior for the New York Rangers
April 18th, 2015 at 3:39 PM
Dan Girardi of the New York Rangers took a hard puck to the jaw Thursday night at the Madison Square Garden, during the team’s 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference’s First Round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Girardi, skated off to the trainer's room...

New York Rangers Take the Series Lead
April 17th, 2015 at 7:49 PM
The New York Rangers beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1, taking a 1-0 series lead in the Eastern Conference’s First Round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, on Thursday night at the Madison Square Garden. The game was everything you would expect from the two rivals, but the Rangers were simply faster and...

New York Rangers Vs. LA Kings Preview: the Lovable Underdog Blueshirts?
June 3rd, 2014 at 2:40 PM
  #491762759 / gettyimages.com The New York Rangers have been many things in their 88-year history: the villain, the big-city big-budget fat cats, the retirement home for past-their-prime vets, and of course, perhaps most frequently, the underachievers. Plucky underdog is not a role this franchise historically fills, but it's the one these...

Toppled by Tokarski: Rookie Tender Comes up Big as New York Rangers Fall to Habs in OT
May 23rd, 2014 at 3:40 AM
      #493227389 / gettyimages.com "Dustin who?" Would've been the answer you received had you asked even the most well-informed hockey fans who Dustin Tokarski was seven days ago. A week later, and the rookie netminder still may not be a household name, but you can bet they'll be singing his name from the rafters...

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...