Post Tagged with: "Ryan McDonagh"

Keith Yandle (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

Yandle’s Game is Coming Along with the Rangers

Since being acquired by the New York Rangers at the Trade Deadline, Keith Yandle has been billed as a top flight offensive defense men, who can struggle in his own […]

by · March 30, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
Keith Yandle (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

Rangers’ Recent Stretch a Cause for Concern

Over the past month-plus, the New York Rangers have not played a consistently strong brand of hockey, but have found ways to win, largely on the back of Cam Talbot, […]

by · March 30, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27) (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Rangers Need Captain Mac to Step Up His Game

Ryan McDonagh, despite not previously wearing a letter with the Rangers coming into this season, was the obvious choice to become the club’s next captain after the departure of Ryan Callahan. […]

by · March 9, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
Keith Yandle (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

Who Has The NHL’s Best Defense?

One of the most commonly used phrases in hockey is the moniker “defense wins championships”. It’s a philosophy that has been debated and analyzed by the best minds in the […]

by · March 6, 2015 · 0 comments · News/Commentary
Chris Kreider has certainly made quite some noise over his last several games, and fantasy managers are starting to take note. (Marc DesRosiers-US PRESSWIRE)

Rangers and Canucks: A 2013-14 Flashback

The Rangers are set for their first and only contest tonight, Saturday, in Vancouver of the 2014-15 season. While not all matchups deserve a look back at the previous season’s […]

by · December 13, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Despite Loss to Lightning, Rangers Have Much to be Thankful For

The New York Rangers lost 4-3 to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thanksgiving Eve. The loss spoiled Martin St. Louis’ return to Tampa, as he was held scoreless and didn’t […]

by · November 28, 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
Tomas Kaberle (Wikipedia/Creative Commons)

Why Were the Rangers Courting Kaberle?

Early in November, the New York Rangers were hurting–literally–on defense. Both Dan Boyle and Ryan McDonagh were injured and out of commission, John Moore was suspended for five games, and […]

by · November 18, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
Nothing is rock solid in fantasy hockey. As Marc Staal found out, the hockey gods can be very cruel. (Bridget Samuels/Flickr)

Staal-ed Negotiations: Just How Much Is Marc Staal Worth?

The contract of New York Rangers’ defenseman Marc Staal is set to expire at the end of this season. It has been reported that the 27-year-old is seeking a six-year […]

by · November 14, 2014 · 4 comments · New York Rangers
Ryan McDonagh has had a tremendous season. (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

Big Days Ahead For Rangers Defense

As if missing John Moore to a five-game NHL suspension and Dan Boyle to a broken hand weren’t enough, the Rangers defensive core took two more blows Saturday against the […]

by · November 3, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Hockey News: Opening Night in the NHL; Malkin Questionable

The day we’ve all been waiting for is finally here! The NHL season is set to begin, and to get you ready here are all the finalized rosters for each […]

by · October 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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More than Just Skill? Choosing a Captain in the NHL

With four teams recently announcing a new direction in on-ice leadership, there’s no denying that the league’s crop of captains make up a diverse group of players. But what goes […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary