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New York Rangers Get Shutout 2-0 in Game 5
May 25th, 2015 at 2:15 AM
The New York Rangers were shutout 2-0 by the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 5 at Madison Square Garden Sunday night. ***PHOTO1*** The Lightning’s Ben Bishop made 26 saves to help the team to a 3-2 series lead over the Rangers. One more win and the Lightning can advance to the Stanley...

New York Rangers Get Even with the Tampa Bay Lightning
May 23rd, 2015 at 12:32 AM
The New York Rangers top players gave their all Friday night at Amalie Arena and it paid off. The Rangers had a 5-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Final. The best-of-seven series is now tied 2-2. It was the Rangers first win by...

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 Take a Day Off on Tuesday
May 20th, 2015 at 3:09 PM
The New York Rangers traveled to Tampa on Tuesday where they will play the next two games in the Eastern Conference Final that’s tied 1-1. The team did not practice on Tuesday after falling 6-2 on Monday night to the Tampa Bay Lightning, however some players and head coach Alain Vigneault...

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...

New York Rangers Win Game 1 in the Eastern Conference Final
May 17th, 2015 at 1:07 PM
With 2:25 left in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Final Saturday afternoon, the New York Rangers’ Dominic Moore scored to break the 1-1 tie and help his team earn a win over the Tampa Bay Lightning at Madison Square Garden. "I thought considering the fact that we had just...

Rangers Vs. Lightning in the Eastern Conference Finals
May 16th, 2015 at 5:50 AM
After a 2-1 overtime victory over the Washington Capitals Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden, the New York Rangers advanced to the Eastern Conference Final. With a 4-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens at Amalie Arena on Tuesday, the Tampa Bay Lightning also advanced to the Eastern Conference Final. The Rangers are...

The Rangers and Capitals Confident About Game 7
May 11th, 2015 at 6:52 PM
Game 7 between the New York Rangers and the Washington Capitals is going to be nothing less than incredible, on Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden. “This series has been hard-fought,” Vigneault said on Monday, the day after the Rangers evened the series to force a Game 7. “Both teams have...

Bested by Bishop: New York Rangers Can’t Solve Big Ben, Fall to the Lightning 2-1
January 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
***PHOTO1***Like the Beatles, a long summer day, and the 1994 hockey season, all good things must come to an end.  The New York Rangers' 3-game winning streak--which saw them play some of their best hockey of the year--was snapped Tuesday night when they fell to the Tampa Bay Lightning. Victor Hedman and...

New York Rangers Go for 4 in a Row Tonight Vs Tampa
January 14th, 2014 at 2:40 PM
***PHOTO1***The New York Rangers will seek to extend their winning streak to a season-long 4 games when the Tampa Bay Lightning come to town tonight. In the words of the immortal Lou Brown of Major League fame, winning streaks have happened before (click Lou's name if you're unfamiliar with the scene. If...

The New York Rangers’ Don’t Bring “A” Game, Hold on to Beat Tampa 4-3
December 30th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
***PHOTO1***It's about time the New York Rangers won a game like this. On a night when they didn't play their best, when they were outshot by a sizeable margin, and when they were at less than full strength, the Rangers survived and beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3. For once, the Rangers...

New York Rangers Eyeing Defenseman Andrej Sustr
March 19th, 2013 at 11:41 AM
***VIDEO1*** It has been no secret that the New York Rangers are looking for defensemen as the trade deadline nears. Two weeks ago, they put in a waiver claim for veteran Roman Hamrlik, who really hasn't panned out in his first few games as a Blueshirt. With the timetable for Marc Staal's...

New York Rangers Look for Consistency After Big Win Vs Tampa Bay Lightning
March 3rd, 2013 at 12:44 PM
***VIDEO1*** The New York Rangers had Rick Nash, Ryan McDonagh and Michael Del Zotto return to the ice Thursday. The result: a 4-1 beating of the Tampa Bay Lightning. The score doesn't reflect how how lopsided the game really was as Mathieu Garon made 38 saves to keep his team "in...

New York Rangers Sure Missed Rick Nash
March 1st, 2013 at 10:50 AM
***VIDEO1*** With Rick Nash out of the lineup the past four games with an undisclosed injury, the New York Rangers sure looked bad, didn't they. The team didn't register a win without him and had just six goals in the four games. They couldn't really be that bad without him, could that? Apparently...

New York Rangers Complete Sweep of Tampa Bay Lightning to Snap 4-Game Losing Streak
February 28th, 2013 at 9:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** If there was a blueprint for New York Rangers head coach John Tortorella to show his team about how he wants them to play, the first period tonight was exactly it. The Rangers (9-8-2, 20 points) came out of the gate on a mission, playing what some might call their most...

New York Rangers Vs Tampa Bay Lightning: Blueshirts Look for Season Sweep
February 28th, 2013 at 4:08 PM
***VIDEO1*** The New York Rangers (8-8-2, 18 points) enter Thursday night's game against the Tampa Bay Lightning (9-9-1, 19 points) as one of the league's coldest teams, currently riding a four-game losing streak. The slide all came with star forward Rick Nash sidelined with an undisclosed injury, but with the Rangers sending...

New York Rangers Expect Ryan McDonagh and Rick Nash to Play Tonight Vs Tampa Bay Lightning
February 28th, 2013 at 12:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** For the second consecutive day, both Rick Nash and Ryan McDonagh were on the ice, practicing with their New York Ranger teammates. Rick Nash has missed four straight games (all losses) with an undisclosed injury, and McDonagh missed Tuesday's 4-3 loss to the Winnipeg Jets. His injury also wasn't known, but...

New York Rangers’ Ryan McDonagh Returns to Practice; Should Play Thursday Vs Tampa Bay Lightning
February 27th, 2013 at 3:12 PM
***VIDEO1*** It was a good sight for New York Rangers fans as Ryan McDonagh returned to the ice for practice on Wednesday. It was the first time McDonagh was on the ice since being hit from behind by Max Pacioretty Saturday when the team played the Montreal Canadiens. It was thought to...

New York Rangers Head Coach John Tortorella May Be Front-Runner for Team USA at 2014 Olympics
February 20th, 2013 at 3:13 PM
***PHOTO1*** ESPN hockey analyst Barry Melrose believes New York Rangers head coach John Tortorella is first in line to hold the same position for Team USA at the 2014 Sochi Olympics. "Tortorella is a natural choice to lead Team USA at the Sochi Olympics," Melrose, formerly the coach of the Los Angeles...

New York Rangers Vs New York Islanders: Brian Boyle and Martin Biron to Start
February 14th, 2013 at 5:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers (7-5-0) are going to alter their lineup on Valentine's Day vs. the New York Islanders (4-7-1) from the squad that has led the team on a three-game winning streak. Brian Boyle, who has been a healthy scratch for the current winning streak is excited about being in...