Tagged: ‘Washington Capitals’

Blueshirt Bullet Points: Capitals 4 – Rangers 1
February 28th, 2017 at 11:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** 1) The trade deadline is not an easy time of year for players as their lives can be uprooted in the blink of an eye. It's hard for any individual to ignore those thoughts, and play a hockey game. However, the Rangers did not use that as an excuse when...

Rangers lose third straight home game, fall to Capitals 4-1
February 28th, 2017 at 10:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** A gripping roughly 24-hour period began Monday night when Kevin Shattenkirk, the top defenseman on the NHL trade market whom the Rangers pursued, ended up with the rival Capitals who just so happened to be the Rangers' opponent Tuesday night at the Garden. So the Rangers turned their attention elsewhere and...

Rangers pass on Shattenkirk, now have to deal with him on Caps
February 28th, 2017 at 7:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** Kevin Shattenkirk seemed like a perfect fit for the Rangers. The 28-year-old hails from New Rochelle and is a defenseman who could help fill a void for the Rangers on the blue line. Instead, Shattenkirk arrived on Broadway Tuesday and made his debut for division rival Washington Capitals. "It seems like...

Blueshirt Bullet Points: Rangers 2 – Capitals 1
February 19th, 2017 at 8:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** 1) The New York Rangers wanted the opportunity to match up with the NHL-leading Washington Capitals and took full advantage of the opportunity on Sunday afternoon. Henrik Lundqvist was stellar between the pipes and Mats Zuccarello potted the game-winning goal as the Blueshirts defeated the Capitals, 2-1 at Madison Square...

Metropolitan Division Team Wins NHL All-Star Game
January 29th, 2017 at 8:00 PM
The talents of players such as New York Rangers Ryan McDonagh, Washington Capitals Alex Ovechkin, Philadelphia Flyers Wayne Simmonds and Pittsburgh Penguins Sidney Crosby joined forces for the first time to help the Metropolitan Division defeat the Pacific Division 4-3 at the NHL All-Star game at STAPLES Center in Los...