Post Tagged with: "Henrik Lundqvist"

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NY Rangers Breeze Through Western Canada

The New York Rangers have come a long way since the start of last season. For those of you who don’t recall, they began last year with an epic nine-game […]

by · December 18, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
Can Henrik Lundqvist complete that last step for the New York Rangers? Russ Cohen answers that question and more. (Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports)

Are These Goalies Making Too Much?

Goalies in the NHL are the backbone of their teams. Elite goalies can take a team deep into the Stanley Cup playoffs, possibly even carrying them to a Cup victory. […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 5 comments · News/Commentary
While talented, the Pittsburgh Penguins appear as a team prepared for the start of the Playoffs. (Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

What We’ll Learn About the Penguins this December

Instead of looking back and asking what did we learn from the Penguins play through the first quarter of the NHL season, I am going to look forward and ask […]

by · December 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Henrik Lundqvist (Timothy T. Ludwig-USA TODAY Sports)

Henrik Lundqvist One Win Shy Of 23rd All-Time

By now, there aren’t many hockey fans, if any, who don’t recognize the superb talent between the pipes that is Henrik Lundqvist. Sure, there may be some rival fans out […]

by · December 1, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
Valeri Nichushkin has been compared to Rangers forward Rick Nash. (Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

First Quarter NY Rangers Report Card

With a quarter of the 2014-15 NHL season in the books, the New York Rangers have been “consistently inconsistent“.  It’s still early, though, and everyone would do well to remember […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
Henrik Lundqvist (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Hansen’s Hatty; Rangers Cruise

Jannik Hansen’s Hat Trick Lifts Canucks The Vancouver Canucks were not gracious hosts Sunday night to the Chicago Blackhawks.  Jannik Hansen recorded a hat trick on an empty-net goal :43 […]

by · November 24, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
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Contributions Galore as Rangers Down Hot Habs Handily

Kevin Mizera wrote Sunday about the split personality of this year’s Rangers team. Well, there was no question about which New York Rangers squad showed up Sunday evening at Madison […]

by · November 23, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Will the Real New York Rangers Please Stand Up?

This year’s incarnation of the New York Rangers has been “a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma.” While there are no Russians on this team, Churchill’s words about […]

by · November 23, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
Evgeni Malkin recently returned to the Pittsburgh Penguins line-up (Photo by Author)

Is Rangers-Penguins Becoming the Metro’s Best Rivalry?

They say that familiarity breeds contempt. Since the end of April, the Pittsburgh Penguins and New York Rangers have met nine times, seven of those in the Eastern Conference Semifinals […]

by · November 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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The Bell Centre Is the Outlier in Rangers’ Road Success

While Carey Price dazzled in goal for the Montreal Canadiens Saturday night at the Bell Centre, leading his team to its seventh win of the season, the loss for the […]

by · October 26, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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2014-15 Vezina Trophy Winner: Darcy Kuemper?

When predicting the candidates for the Vezina Trophy, as best goaltender in the league, the usual names come up. The likes of Tuukka Rask, Carey Price, Henrik Lundqvist, and Jonathan […]

by · October 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Minnesota Wild, News/Commentary
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Montreal Canadiens vs. New York Rangers Preview

The Montreal Canadiens won’t be looking for payback as much as vindication against the New York Rangers on Saturday night, when the puck drops at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time at […]