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2000 NHL Draft: The 21 Goalies Selected Before Henrik Lundqvist

2000 NHL Draft: The 21 Goalies Selected Before Henrik Lundqvist

Based on Henrik Lundqvist’s career statistics, one might think that the New York Rangers goaltender was a top pick in the NHL Draft. However, some might be hard pressed to […]

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Marc Staal’s Return to Form

When it was announced that Marc Staal was out of commission to begin the 2011-2012 season due to the lingering effects of a concussion caused by a hit from his […]

by · November 2, 2012 · 2 comments · New York Rangers
Deveaux with the Connecticut Whale (Credit: Chris Rutsch)

The Big 5-0: Andre Deveaux’s Golden Misconduct Jubilee

On 28 October 2012 in a game against the Rockford Icehogs, San Antonio Rampage center Andre Deveaux reached a unique hockey milestone: He was assessed his 50th American Hockey League misconduct. […]

by · November 1, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, New York Rangers, Suspensions
How The 2012 Lockout Changed My Perspective on Hockey and the NHL

How The 2012 Lockout Changed My Perspective on Hockey and the NHL

For as long as I can remember, I have loved the sport of hockey and the New York Rangers. My dad still reminds me that the day after I was […]

by · October 31, 2012 · 7 comments · New York Rangers
NHL Lockout 2012: Should Guaranteed Contracts Be Abolished?

NHL Lockout 2012: Should Guaranteed Contracts Be Abolished?

The NHL Lockout hit day 43 on Saturday. With every passing day the chances of a full 82-game season are rapidly eroding. And while the loss of the 2012-13 season […]

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New York Rangers Bide Time in NHL Lockout 2012

It’s official.

by · October 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers, Suspensions
The Connecticut Whale and Albany Devils face-off at Times Union Center in Albany, NY.  A contest won decisively by the Whale, 5-2.  (Michael Gwizdala/The Hockey Writers).

Connecticut Whale Devour Albany Devils

For the Albany Devils the script has remained the same on home ice.  Through three games at the Times Union Center, the formula has been to get an early first […]

by · October 25, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report, New Jersey Devils, New York Rangers
Andrew Yogan (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

New York Rangers: Five Under the Radar Prospects

In an earlier post, we listed the five best prospects in the New York Rangers farm system. Although the five prospects previously mentioned are the cream of the crop in […]

by · October 23, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, CHL, New York Rangers, OHL, Prospects, Top 10 Lists, WHL
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Rangers are Ready to Return to New York

Let the games begin, hopefully. In New York, Madison Square Garden sits eagerly waiting for the New York Rangers to bring hockey back to Broadway. “I miss hockey, of course. […]

by · October 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Chris Kreider has certainly made quite some noise over his last several games, and fantasy managers are starting to take note. (Marc DesRosiers-US PRESSWIRE)

New York Rangers: Top Five Prospects to Watch in 2012-13

The New York Rangers were successful in recent years because of the amount of young players that were drafted and developed by their organization. While some of the Rangers top […]

by · October 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, CHL, Minor League Report, New York Rangers, OHL, Prospects, Top 10 Lists, WHL
Messier waves to the crowd after his final NHL game. (Image Credits: JR_in_NYC)

New York Rangers: The Mark Messier Essentials – October 7, 1991

When the New York Rangers acquired Mark Messier from the Edmonton Oilers on October 4th, 1991, few could have predicted that the trade would be the finest in the Blueshirts’ […]

by · September 26, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, New York Rangers, Player Profiles
Brad Richards (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

Bright Lights, Brad Richards

When Brad Richards was acquired by the New York Rangers, his performance was expected to inspire.  His duty was that of a savior. Settling in New York, Richards has adjusted […]

by · September 24, 2012 · 1 comment · New York Rangers, Player Profiles