Post Tagged with: "Derick Brassard"

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Face-Offs Can Make The Difference in Game 7

The Rangers were one of the worse teams in the face-off circle throughout the regular season. Now in the playoffs, it may be the key for them to stay alive. […]

by · May 13, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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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 7 Best New York Rangers Stats From Round 1

The New York Rangers became the first team in the Eastern Conference to move into the second round with a 2-1 overtime win against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night, […]

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How Important Is Dominic Moore to the Rangers?

Dominic Moore has been the anchor of the Rangers 4th line since last season, and his importance to the team, can be under appreciated. Moore has played in 80 games […]

by · April 8, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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The Rangers Have Center Depth

The New York Rangers have amassed depth down the middle and have the most versatile center core they’ve had in years. They have a solid top 3, with Derek Stepan, Derick Brassard, and Kevin […]

by · March 22, 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
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Rangers Cruise Over “Mump” in the Road

The first two games of the Rangers current three game swing of Western Canada has gone pretty well by most standards. They are 2-0, have outscored the Canucks and the […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Flyers Backcheck: Rangers Laughing in MSG

The Flyers have the Rangers laughing at them. Fans at MSG are chanting, “You-can’t-beat-us!” And the Flyers, as they’ve done now in eight of their last nine games, lose another […]

by · November 29, 2014 · 4 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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New York Rangers First Quarter: Top 5 Moments

It’s no secret that the first quarter of the 2014-15 season has had its ups and downs for the New York Rangers. The team has been plagued by injuries, particularly […]

by · November 22, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Derick Brassard Settles Into A Top-6 Role With the Rangers

Coming into the current season, it had yet to be seen whether Derick Brassard would live up to his potential as a former first round draft pick and finally seize […]

by · November 15, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
Led by Kyle Okposo and John Tavares, the New York Islanders have been a resilient bunch, and it has helped them become one of the most successful teams in the NHL. (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Overtime Edition

Apparently 60 minutes of hockey was not enough for all three games on the NHL schedule Wednesday night.  Each game needed some extra time and one even needed more than […]

by · November 6, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
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Guts and Accountability: A Recipe for Rangers Success

Earlier this week, the Rangers pulled off a stunning come-from-behind win over the Minnesota Wild. New York entered the third period down by three, and proceeded to score five goals […]

by · October 31, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers