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Capitals’ Burakovsky Scores Twice on his Childhood Hero Lundqvist

The New York Rangers sit one game away from elimination from the Stanley Cup playoffs after the Washington Capitals prevailed 2-1 in a hard-fought game at the Verizon Center Wednesday. […]

Braden Holtby has posted an impressive season (Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

Why the Capitals are the Worst Matchup for the Rangers

  The New York Rangers are the President’s Trophy Winners. The team looked poised for a return to the Stanley Cup Final this year where they would look to avenge […]

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Week 3: Five Noteworthy Numbers From the NHL Playoffs

Another week has come and gone in the NHL Playoffs and the second round is starting to heat up. Along with all the goals, points and wins, there are once […]

New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider   (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Can Chris Kreider Change This Series?

New York Rangers winger Chris Kreider has the ability to look like the best player on the ice, strangely enough, he also has bouts where he goes missing. If the […]

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Braden Holtby (Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Goaltending Duel Developing In Rangers-Capitals Series

Sorry Alex Ovechkin and Rick Nash, but you two aren’t the stars of this show. The second round playoff series between the New York Rangers and Washington Capitals is well […]

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Capitals Beat Rangers with Jay Beagle Goal

Jay Beagle of the Washington Capitals has enjoyed a standout season, and Monday night in Game 3 of his team’s second round series with the New York Rangers, Beagle became […]

Derek Stepan [photo: Amy Irvin]

Faceoffs Matter; All but Cost the Rangers Game 3

Analytics can and will continue to play a big role in helping complete the bigger picture when it comes to hockey statistics. There is no question about that. But the […]

Washington defenseman Brooks Orpik (Tom Turk/THW)

The Washington Capitals’ Recipe for Success in Game 3

In a way, it’s a shame that Alex Ovechkin’s incredible goal against the New York Rangers over the weekend was not a winning goal – or even a goal in […]

Red Sullivan, here with former GM Muzz Patrick, will be back as Rangers coach.

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Rangers Retain Red

The New York Rangers wasted little time after the final playoff game was played to announced that they have retained the services of George (Red) Sullivan as coach for the […]

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Ovechkin’s Wonder Goal Not Enough as Rangers Beat Capitals 3-2

A spectacular goal by Alex Ovechkin was not enough to salvage a win for the Washington Capitals against the New York Rangers in Game 2 of their Stanley Cup second […]

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The Various Arguments Surrounding Backstrom’s Hit on Boyle

In the aftermath of Thursday evening’s game one between the Rangers and the Capitals, there has been plenty of discussion regarding the hit that Nicklas Backstrom put on Dan Boyle […]

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Capitals’ Coach Barry Trotz had 50 Preseason Questions for Ovechkin

The Washington Capitals took a 1-0 second round series lead over the New York Rangers Thursday after Joel Ward scored the winning goal with just one second left in the […]