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With Win Number 302 in the Bag, Henrik Lundqvist’s Resume Lacks Just One Thing
March 20th, 2014 at 9:55 PM
Henrik Lundqvist has accomplished a great many things in his career: He's an Olympic Gold Medalist, a Vezina Trophy winner (and five-time finalist), has been an all-star thrice, was a finalist for the Hart and Lindsay in 2012, awards sparingly ever won by goaltenders, and as of Tuesday, he's the winningest goalie...

New York Rangers Head Coach: Wayne Gretzky and Mark Messier Want the Job
June 3rd, 2013 at 12:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers fired head coach John Tortorella last week, and all of a sudden the job is the hottest commodity in the National Hockey League. Rumors have swirled over Lindy Ruff and Alain Vigneault being the early front runners for the job, but two hockey legends have expressed interest...

NHL 13: Video Game Predicts Rangers Will Win Stanley Cup
April 29th, 2013 at 2:08 PM
***VIDEO1*** In recent years, EA Sports has run a simulation of the playoffs to determine a winner. Well, in 2013, they've played the games and the New York Rangers have come away with the Stanley Cup. Yes, this is only a video game, but last year, EA Sports had the Los Angeles...

NHL Board Approves Realignment Plan for Next Season
March 14th, 2013 at 5:33 PM
***VIDEO1*** The National Hockey League’s Board of Governors has approved realignment and a division-based format for the Stanley Cup Playoffs, effective for the 2013-14 season. The realignment plan creates two eight-team divisions in the Eastern Conference and two seven-team divisions in the Western Conference. The names of the divisions will be...

New York Rangers Prospect J.T. Miller Has Eventful January
January 28th, 2013 at 6:16 PM
***VIDEO1*** The month of January sure was nice to New York Rangers prospect J.T. Miller. The 19-year-old started the month by helping Team USA defeat Sweden for the gold medal at the world junior hockey championship on Jan. 5 in Ufa, Russia. The month was capped by the young center being named...

How the NHL Lockout Will Affect the New York Rangers
September 20th, 2012 at 11:05 AM
Don't let the headline fool you. The lockout is a negative for everyone. Especially the fans, who Mike Ozanian of Forbes says is actually to blame for this lockout. Revenue-wise for the players and owners, and entertainment-wise for the fans, this lockout is full of negatives. However, if/when the season does...

Henrik Lundqvist and New York Rangers Outlast Tim Thomas and Boston Bruins in 4-3 Thriller
March 5th, 2012 at 10:00 AM
On Sunday, the defending Stanley Cup Champions, the Boston Bruins, and their Vezina Trophy-worthy goalie, Tim Thomas, faced a team and a goalie hoping to take both honors away from them this season. Henrik Lundqvist outplayed Thomas in net, making up for a rough performance by the team in front...

New York Rangers Won’t Be Knocked Off Their Perch, Beat Down Boston Bruins 3-0
February 15th, 2012 at 11:50 AM
The New York Rangers are running roughshod through their schedule, looking like the proverbial unstoppable force with no immovable object in sight. The Rangers continue to perform against the best the NHL has to offer and after seeing them consistently beat the top teams around the league it leads you...

New York Rangers Continue to Show Signs That This Team, This Year, is Different
January 23rd, 2012 at 5:19 PM
The New York Rangers currently sit atop the Eastern Conference standings, sharing the lead with the Boston Bruins as the NHL closes in on it's annual All Star break. They own a 30-12-4 record, and have been equally impressive at home or on the road. Certainly many reasons for fans of the Broadway Blueshirts to be...