Post Tagged with: "Henrik Lundqvist"

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3 Teams Best Suited to Beat Chicago and/or LA

Best of the Best The Chicago Blackhawks and Los Angeles Kings have accounted for four out of the last five Stanley Cup championships. They are without a doubt the class […]

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Could Lundqvist’s All-Star Snub Help the Rangers?

An All-Star Snub It’s no secret that New York Rangers’ goaltender Henrik Lundqvist is an intense competitor. He’s consistently been one of the NHL’s top goalies since his rookie season […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 1 comment · New York Rangers
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Russell Wilson & Roberto Luongo: Hot Under Pressure

At the end of the NFC Championship in Seattle last Sunday, I immediately thought of one man: Russell Wilson. This man singlehandedly blew the game, but then won the game, all […]

by · January 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey History, Vancouver Canucks
New York Rangers left wing Rick Nash (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

The New York Rangers Are a Legitimate Threat in the East

The New York Rangers surprised many last season making it to the Stanley Cup finals before losing in five games to the Los Angeles Kings. To many, despite being crowned […]

by · January 15, 2015 · 1 comment · New York Rangers
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Radical Fix to Hockey’s Overtime Mess

Overtime in the NHL is a mess. Who wants to watch a languid five-minute overtime with guys on tired legs? And who – except for Dad’s of goalies – wants […]

by · January 9, 2015 · 30 comments · News/Commentary
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NY Rangers Winning Streak Ends In Dallas

View image |   The New York Rangers came to the Lone Star State on Monday, December 29 to play the Dallas Stars and try to extend their current […]

by · December 30, 2014 · 2 comments · Dallas Stars, New York Rangers
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Rangers “Step” up for Eighth Straight Win

The New York Rangers extended their winning streak to eight on Saturday with a 3-1 victory over their cross-river rivals, the New Jersey Devils. It may not have been the […]

by · December 28, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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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