All-Star MVP Gaborik scores hat trick, twice on Lundqvist

All week, New York Rangers teammates Marian Gaborik and Henrik Lundqvist chided each other heading into the All-Star Weekend. Not only was the pressure on Lundqvist to select Gaborik in […]

Marian Gaborik Clicking with Rangers linemates (Icon SMI)

Gaborik-Lundqvist go Head-to-Head at All-Star Game

The All-Star weekend is a time to exhibit the most talented NHL players, promote the sport and trash talk. Twitter trash talk between Marian Gaborik and Henrik Lundqvist has poked […]

by · January 28, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · All-Star Weekend, New York Rangers
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Henrik Lundqvist Is the Heart of the Rangers, But Is He Also the Hart of the NHL?

The main reason why the Rangers are in 1st place in the Eastern Conference is because of the play of one of the team’s three all-stars, goaltender Henrik Lundqvist. The […]

Selanne scored twice Friday and got in the second fight of his illustrious career Saturday (Photo by Herman Von Petri).

The Teemu Selanne-to-Rangers Rumors Need to Be Taken With a Grain of Salt

On Saturday, the Ottawa Sun reported that four teams, including the New York Rangers, have inquired about the availability of future Hall-of-Famer Teemu Selanne. And while the addition of Selanne […]

by · January 23, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, New York Rangers, NHL Rumors
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The Calder Race: 10 Rookies Chasing Down Nugent-Hopkins

Each year the Calder Memorial Trophy is handed out to the league’s top rookie.  Past winners include now household names like Malkin, Ovechkin, Forsberg and Bure.  Only a few games […]

Game of seconds: Rangers beat Bruins in OT

Game of seconds: Rangers beat Bruins in OT

Saturday’s game between the Rangers and Bruins may have, in fact, had it all: highlight reel saves, tremendous goals, a fight and a game winner just seconds before what could have been a shootout. Maybe it wasn’t the end result Bruins’ fans were looking for when Marian Gaborik smashed home a rebound past Tuukka Rask with three seconds remaining in overtime, but it certainly was a glimpse at what playoff hockey between the two teams could offer come May.

by · January 21, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, New York Rangers
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NHL Rumors Galore Part 3

With only 5 weeks before the February 27 NHL trade deadline, rumors are swirling all over the Internet, and especially on Twitter, as fake insiders try to get the attention of […]

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New York Rangers Run a Bold Prediction or Precise?

In a March 8, 1965 Sports Illustrated article, New York was slammed for its lack of love of the game, “…hockey in the big, hard-hearted city is a game played […]

by · January 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, New York Rangers, Previews and Predictions
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Jack Adams Award 2012: 5 Coaches That Should Be In the Running For This Year’s Merit

Yes, it is only a wee bit past the midway point of the 2011-2012 NHL Season, but there are quite a few coaches around the league that have contributed to […]

Evgeni Malkin led the Penguins over the Jets with five points on the afternoon (Tom Turk/THW)

Fantasy Hockey Chutes And Ladders: Is The Fantasy Grave Near?

We have survived many calamities this early fantasy hockey season but now comes the next January edition of “Chutes And Ladders”. Riding the fortunes of a fantasy hockey team can […]

Fantasy hockey fans are glad he shed this Kings jersey seen above. (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

Dustin Penner, Pancakes, and other off ice injures

By Avry Lewis-McDougall As many of us know by now Dustin Penner last week suffered , severe back spasms at his LA home while  enjoying  pancakes that his wife made […]

by · January 16, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Colorado Avalanche, Humor, Los Angeles Kings, New York Rangers
Flickr/HermanVonPetri Marty Biron the latest injury casualty

Role Players Biron, Stepan Lead Rangers to 11th win in 13 games

  One of the reasons that the New York Rangers are in first place in the Eastern Conference is because they have been able to consistently put together winning streaks, […]

by · January 15, 2012 · 1 comment · New York Rangers