Post Tagged with: "Derick Brassard"

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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 during the early portions of the '14-'15 hockey season. (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
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Who Will Step In for Stepan?

The New York Rangers were already coming into the 2014-15 NHL season with a lack of center depth. Though ineffective in the playoffs, Brad Richards was a top-line mainstay in […]

by · September 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Injury Report, New York Rangers
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What If Derick Brassard Stayed in Columbus?

Not too long ago, Derick Brassard was part of the Columbus Blue Jackets. However, in a trade in the 2012-2013 season, Marian Gaborik went to the Blue Jackets, while Brassard […]

The face of the franchise, Rick Nash (Dave Gainer/THW)

Best Blue Jackets Players of All Time

Of all time? Well… okay… the best Blue Jackets of the last 12 years. But for a team and a city, save for a few glimpses of greatness and one […]

Rick Nash is an integral part of the Rangers' offense, so fantasy managers should see an uptick in his production when December rolls around as the forward gets readjusted. (Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports)

New York Rangers 2013 Season Wrap-up

The Rangers season was ended at the hands of the Boston Bruins on Saturday evening, in a 3-1 game five loss. It was most certainly disappointing, but inevitable — despite […]

by · May 27, 2013 · 2 comments · New York Rangers
Valeri Nichushkin has been compared to Rangers forward Rick Nash. (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

The New York Rangers’ Power Play Is Worse Than You Think

The Rangers’ power play is bad, but did you realize just how awful it is?  The team’s repeated failures to convert are causing them to lose all momentum and strong penalty […]

by · May 20, 2013 · 1 comment · New York Rangers
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Looking Back On Round 1 As NY Prepare For B’s

It was a frightening first round series for New York Ranger fans. Down 2-0 to start the series, and down 3-2 after a game five OT loss, the Rangers found […]

by · May 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers
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Blue Jackets New Division Features Familiar Faces

The July blockbuster that sent Rick Nash to New York was viewed by most of the hockey world as an overwhelming victory for the Rangers. For Columbus, it appeared to […]

by · April 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Is Brad Richards Done in New York?

As often is the case, forever may be ending earlier than once expected. Two years ago, Brad Richards signed what was widely thought to be a lifetime contract with the […]

by · April 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers