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Video Analysis: What Makes a Hit In Hockey Effective?

I was prepared to draft an article today digging into the questionable decisions of Alain Vigneault the last few days; the line decisions yesterday as well as the roster moves today. However, I soon realized it would probably end up becoming the same cyclical, rehashed arguments regarding analytics, intangibles, and so on. Instead, let’s do […]

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Islanders 6, Rangers 3

Déjà vu. In French (meci, Professeur!) that term literally translates to “already seen.” Conceptually, it refers to the feeling of experiencing something yet again. And for the Rangers, it refers to the second bizarre 6-3 loss this week. On a bigger level, it refers to yet another poor start to the NHL season. Yes, it’s only […]

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Projecting The Rangers’ Opening Night Roster: Final Attempt

Last night was the final game of the preseason, and oh boy was it ever forgettable. I’m currently writing this about an hour after the game occurred and I can remember almost nothing of significance. I just really don’t care to talk about all the nothing that happened so let’s just get straight to my roster […]

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Projecting The Rangers’ Opening Night Roster: Attempt Two

The Rangers have played two preseason games against the Philadelphia Flyers, and another round of cuts happened yesterday. With more information to go off of and the depth chart a bit more clear, let’s do Take Two of my projection for what the Rangers’ roster will look like on opening night. As with last time, […]

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Projecting The Rangers’ Opening Night Roster: Attempt One

The Rangers’ roster has been removed of a lot of clutter, with a number of players sent back to juniors or down to Hartford’s training camp. Two preseason games have also been played, with almost everyone left in camp featuring in at least one. A picture is starting to be painted in regards to how […]

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Preseason Game 2: Rangers At Blackhawks

We’re not even two games into the preseason and we already have our first major plot-twist of the season; that being Derek Stepan’s injury. Insert all sorts of clichés here. “We have to conduct our business as usual. “It’s an opportunity for someone else to step up.” Well, it’s true. The Rangers do have to […]

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Pre-Season Game One: Rangers Vs Devils

It’s over! It’s finally over! Look, I love summer about as much as anyone you’ll find. But the weeks and months in which we kill time by digging into AHL signings and Kevin loses his mind, turning into the Fashion Police are dreadful. Absolutely miserable. But the offseason is over! Tonight, the Rangers’ officially start the […]

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Prospect Update: Pavel Buchnevich Scores Twice, Is On The Rise (VIDEO)

While we are all itching for Rangers’ training camp to get underway, the KHL is already fully immersed in regular season action. New York Rangers’ prospect Pavel Buchnevich, who was earning fringe minutes last season with Severstal Cheropovets, was give a vote of confidence by his head coach and has been vaulted to the team’s […]

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SOURCE: TV, Movie Mogul Jerry Bruckheimer In Talks To Own Las Vegas NHL Team

Quite a ripple materialized in the NHL waters yesterday when The Province’s Tony Gallagher reported that expansion to Las Vegas is “a done deal.” From the article: “Sources close to the situation have indicated Las Vegas is a done deal, the only thing to be determined being which owner will be entitled to proclaim that he brought the […]

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Danny Kristo’s Future With The Rangers Is In Doubt

I think I caught a number of people by surprise when I ranked Danny Kristo ninth in my prospect rankings back in July. Kristo came to the Rangers with a good amount of hype. He was one of the few standouts at the Traverse City tournament, showed some flashes of skill in the pre-season, and […]

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Prospect Update: Graves Traded To Quebec; Duclair Nets Hat-Trick

The only thing that saves me from smashing my head with a cinder block as the summer fades away is the coinciding emergence of hockey season. The NHL is still in hibernation mode, but other leagues are starting to kick things into gear. As such, there is some prospect news. The biggest news is that […]

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