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Capital Punishment: Rangers Could Face Familiar Foe

Like Adam Sandler movies, Edmonton drafting first overall, and Meghan Trainor songs, there’s an NHL playoff series that’s become so repetitive, tiresome, and monotonous that another matchup of these teams […]

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Rangers Turn The Table; Pens Down 3-1

As history recalls, the Rangers found themselves on the brink of elimination last year in the 2014 Eastern Conference Semi-Finals falling behind 3-1 to the Pittsburgh Penguins. This year things are […]

by · April 23, 2015 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers, Pittsburgh Penguins
New York Rangers left wing Tanner Glass (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Glass Is Finding His Game in the Playoffs

Tanner Glass is often criticized by the Rangers faithful for not bringing enough skill to the lineup, but in the playoffs he is showing why the Rangers brought him in. […]

by · April 22, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Three Keys for the Penguins to Even Up Series at Home

Game Three saw the Penguins’ comeback effort in the third period fall short as the New York Rangers took a 2-1 series lead, winning the game by the same score. […]

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Rangers Must Seize the Opportunity at Hand

With a win on Wednesday, the Rangers can do something they’ve done only once since 2009, and that is take a two-game lead in a playoff series. In what has […]

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Matt Hunwick Should Get a New Contract

Matt Hunwick will be staying in the lineup for the Rangers in Game 3 against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Hunwick entered the lineup when it became clear that Kevin Klein would not be ready. […]

by · April 20, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
Pittsburgh head coach Mike Johnston (File Photo)

Inside the Penguins-Rangers Coaching Chess Match

Playoff hockey is a chess match. Each team enters a series with a specific gameplan in mind.

New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27) (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

This is How the Rangers Do Things

The New York Rangers headed into their first-round playoff matchup against the Pittsburgh Penguins as heavy favorites, and that seemed logical. After all, the Rangers had been consistently elite in […]

by · April 20, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Emptying the Notebook on Penguins and Rangers

Tomorrow we’ll look at strategic adjustments Mike Johnston and the Pittsburgh Penguins have made to grab an early road victory from the New York Rangers. Today, let’s empty the notebook. […]

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Crosby and Crew Shine Bright as Pens Tie the Series

View image | The Pittsburgh Penguins evened up the series against the New York Rangers on Saturday, coming away with the 4-3 victory.  Sidney Crosby scored twice, Chris Kunitz […]

Marc-Andre Fleury, at 30, has already made his mark in a Penguins uniform(Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports)

Penguins, Fleury Look to Steal One on Broadway

View image | For anyone who has watched the Pittsburgh Penguins, let alone followed them, for the past few months, it is safe to say that Thursday night’s performance […]

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Rangers-Penguins: Three Takeaways From Game 1

Many have predicted that the Rangers will take their first round series against the Penguins with ease. If game one on Thursday night at Madison Square Garden taught us anything, […]