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World Cup of Hockey 2016 Weekend Recap
September 19th, 2016 at 7:28 AM
The World Cup of Hockey 2016 opened with Team Europe defeating Team USA 3-0 at Air Canada Centre on Saturday. Jonathan Quick made 14 saves for Team USA, while Marian Gaborik, Leon Draisaitl and Pierre-Edouard Bellemare scored, and Jaroslav Halak made 35 saves for Team Europe. "I think our play with the...

Henrik Lundqvist is not Just a Star in New York
September 11th, 2015 at 4:33 AM
On September 30, 2011, Magnus Hellberg was in net for the Frolunda Indians in an exhibition game against the New York Rangers played in Gothenburg, Sweden. Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist was in et for his team. He is not only a star in New York, but in his native of...

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...

Ryan McDonagh Will Play in KHL
October 10th, 2012 at 7:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** Ryan McDonagh is supposedly tired of waiting around for the NHL and NHL Players' Association to strike a deal. After being wooed my countless European clubs, McDonagh has decided to go to Russia and play in the Kontinental Hockey League. ***PHOTO2*** HC Barys Astana has already signed Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor...

New York Rangers’ Henrik Lundqvist Considers Options in Sweden
September 22nd, 2012 at 10:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist is heading back to Sweden. He won't be playing hockey yet, however, as he's still weighing his options whether or not to play in his native country. The door to the Sweden's premier league, the Elitserien, was previously closed to locked-out players. That policy has...