Why Rangers Are Beasts of the East

Greg Wyshynski at Puck Daddy gives us the seven reasons why the Rangers have surged into first place in the Eastern Conference, including captain Ryan Callahan… 3. Captain Callahan Glen Sather is a guy known for blowing smoke, but he wasn’t when he said the following about Ryan Callahan becoming the 26th captain in Rangers […]


Video: Lundqvist Discusses Equipment

In what’s basically a commercial for Bauer Hockey, Henrik Lundqvist discusses his equipment… For a sick picture of Lundqvist which corresponds with this video click the “Read More” tab below. Ridiculous pic of Lundqvist… …Lundqvist seems like a guy who is very particular about his equipment, so let’s hope Bauer keeps him happy with this […]


TheNYRBlog Reader Misses Richards Miracle Goal

TheNYRBlog reader Matt Z. e-mailed me that he attended the Brad Richards miracle goal game in Phoenix two weeks ago, but missed the game winner because he was staring at the scoreboard. Matt also indicated that he can be seen doing this on the video of the goal. So I was able to get this […]


Hagelin Ready for Another Outdoor Game; Messier Preps for Alumni Game

Dave Lozo at reports that the Winter Classic will be Carl Hagelin’s third time taking it outdoors as he previously played in two outdoor games while at the University of Michigan… “I’ve played two outdoor games now, and I was more nervous for the first one than I was for the second one,” Hagelin […]

Video: Insane Food Ready for Winter Classic

For more on the Winter Classic food options visit …is this a game or a wedding? What happened to a hot dog and knish? I guess since only the 1% can afford tickets to the Winter Classic you might as well serve them what they’re used to. For more on the Citizens Bank Ballpark […]


Munn is Rangers Good Luck Charm

Back in November I posted that the Rangers improved play after a rocky start to the season coincided with Brad Richards beginning to date actress Olivia Munn, well the New York Post reports that the two are still dating and Blueshirt fans have begun to think she is the team’s good luck charm as evidenced […]

Video: Rangers Talk Capitals/Panthers

…sort of worried about these next two games against the Capitals and Panthers, as it’s only human nature for the Rangers to look passed them to the Winter Classic. Remember to follow me on

Wednesday (12/28/11) Headlines

Bergen Record – Classic road trip for Rangers New York Post – Injuries not slowing red-hot Rangers Daily News – Slump not slowing down Boyle Wall Street Journal – Team Success Hides Dubinsky’s Woes Newsday – Injured Wolski practices, but prospects limited Remember to follow me on

Talkin’ Rangers, Winter Classic & 24/7 @ 5:15pm

I’ll be talking about the Rangers, Winter Classic and HBO’s 24/7 tonight at 5:15 p.m. on the Power Play Radio Show, WCWP radio. To listen click here and then on the microphone in the top right hand corner. Remember to follow me on


Hank’s Going to Get Someone Killed

As Henrik Lundqvist normally does after a shutout at MSG, he threw his stick into the crowd after being named first star last night, which obviously caused a full WWE battle royal in the stands. While the person who walks away with the stick, along with some bruises, is pretty pumped you have to assume […]

Rangers Do Little Things to Win

Larry Brooks at the New York Post has this quote from Michael Del Zotto on why the Rangers have been so successful this season… “Obviously we have some skill, but we do the little things to win games,” said Michael Del Zotto. “That’s basically the character of our team.” …and it’s noticeable, not only to […]