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Bert Olmstead, rumoured to be the next coach of the NY Rangers.

50 Years Ago in Hockey – Olmstead to Coach Rangers?

Former NHL star Bert Olmstead, now the director of player personnel for the New York Rangers, said yesterday he is open to the possibility of coaching the Rangers should they […]

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Sharks Throw in Towel, Trade Sheppard to Rangers

In a move that was far too predictable that I predicted it here last week, the San Jose Sharks shipped out pending unrestricted free agent James Sheppard on Sunday. The […]

Is Keith Yandle available?(Icon SMI)

Rangers Acquire Yandle: It’s Cup or Bust on Broadway

If there was any question as to whether the Rangers were in full-blown “win now” mode, there isn’t any longer. On Sunday, the Rangers were a part of a monster […]

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It’s Official: Rangers Shopping Zuccarello

The news that New York Ranger fans were collectively dreading hit the Internet this morning.  After months of speculation and stalled contract talks, the Rangers confirmed that they are indeed […]

by · February 28, 2015 · 1 comment · New York Rangers
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Rangers Shopping Zuccarello

The New York Rangers are shopping Mats Zuccarello. Zuccarello is scheduled to become a restricted free agent, coming off of a 1 year, 3.5 million dollar contract. It is believed that […]

(Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

Zuccarello On The Move? Rangers Must Stand Pat

The fact that the New York Rangers are right up against the salary cap — with uncertainty over a potential cap increase for next season — is no secret. As […]

by · February 28, 2015 · 5 comments · New York Rangers
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The Case For Rangers Trade Deadline Silence

With the trade deadline looming, there’s plenty of talk about what teams can do to either better their chances at a deep playoff run, or on the contrary, set themselves […]

by · February 28, 2015 · 3 comments · New York Rangers
New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider   (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Blueshirt Blast–February 27: Rangers Still Rolling, No Moves Yet

Welcome to THW’s inaugural Blueshirt Blast!  We’re here to provide a one-stop shop of quick hits for the week’s New York Rangers news, insights, and analysis. For this first edition, […]

by · February 27, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
New York Rangers center Derick Brassard (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Derick Brassard: The Rangers’ Unsung Hero

Henrik Lundqvist. Rick Nash. Martin St. Louis. Derek Stepan. Mats Zuccarello. Ryan McDonagh. Dan Girardi. Marc Staal. These are the names that come to mind when one generally thinks about […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
Cam Talbot could provide Henrik Lundqvist with some much needed rest this season. (Don McPeak-USA TODAY Sports)

Is Cam Talbot a Number 1 Goalie?

The New York Rangers are 7-1-2 since Cam Talbot took over as starter in place of injured Henrik Lundqvist. Talbot’s record is solid, but the whole experience hasn’t been a […]

New York Rangers left wing Rick Nash (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Rangers Playing Strong in February; Making It Hard on Opponents

The New York Rangers (37-16-6) are coming off of a strong win against the Calgary Flames (32-24-4) last night at the Garden, blanking the Flames and handing the Rangers an NHL […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 1 comment · New York Rangers
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The Next Wave of Rangers Forward Prospects

On Saturday Larry Brooks of the New York Post reported that the Rangers and pending UFA Mats Zuccarello “are not remotely close on a contract extension” . While the idea of […]

by · February 23, 2015 · 6 comments · New York Rangers