Tagged: ‘Winter Classic’

New York Rangers to Play 2 Outdoor Games at Yankee Stadium in 2014
April 17th, 2013 at 7:41 AM
***PHOTO1*** The National Hockey League is taking next year's Winter Classic to a new level and the New York Rangers will be the biggest beneficiary. Rather than just one game on New Year's Day, the league is finalizing an outdoor series that will have six games set to take place in football...

NHL Lockout 2012: Winter Classic Latest Cancelation
November 2nd, 2012 at 2:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** Friday, Nov. 2, 2012 will go down as the darkest day of the 2012 NHL lockout. The NHL and NHLPA have still yet to reach a new collective bargaining agreement which has resulted in the cancelation of hundreds of games, which has led to significant revenue loss and potentially irreversible damage...

NHL Calls NHLPA’s Counteroffers a “Step Backwards”
October 18th, 2012 at 4:32 PM
NHL executives left Thursday's meeting in Toronto very disappointed. NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said that the NHL Players' Association made three counteroffers to the league's proposal but were "nowhere close" to what the league had offered on Tuesday. ***PHOTO1*** Thursday's meetings, according to Bettman, were a "step backward." "I am to say the least...

New York Rangers Buried Early by Chicago Blackhawks Onslaught in 4-2 Loss
February 17th, 2012 at 10:47 AM
John Tortorella said that he thought his New York Rangers looked tired and played sloppy in their 3-0 win over the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night. That would be a good way to describe their first period against the Chicago Blackhawks last night. The Rangers surrendered four goals in the...

New York Rangers Head Coach John Tortorella Fined for Comments on Winter Classic Officiating
January 5th, 2012 at 3:46 PM
The NHL lowered the boom on New York Rangers head coach John Tortorella Wednesday night, fining him $30,000 for comments he made following the Rangers 3-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers in the Winter Classic. The remarks were prompted by some very sketchy late-game officiating that has left a bit...