Dan-Girardi

Brooks: Girardi’s Contract Contains NMC

Earlier this month, we passed along information that according to hockey magazine ‘The Fourth Period’ and David Pagnotta reported that Dan Girardi’s contract did not contain a no-move clause in his contract that was signed in 2014. Now that report is being refuted. In Larry Brooks’ Slapshots column yesterday, he reported that Girardi does in […]

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Rangers 0, Ottawa 3

The New York Rangers (26-17-5) fell to the Ottawa Senators (23-20-6) today by a score of 3-0. For a box score, click here. Another dud, another time to criticize AV.  It’s one thing to use the change in travel plans as an excuse for looking like crap against an Ottawa team that isn’t very good, but […]

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Gameday Thread: Rangers @ Ottawa

The New York Rangers (26-16-5) take on the Ottawa Senators (22-20-5) at the Canadian Tire Centre today starting at 3 pm. For a preview, click here. TV: MSG Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM Rangers Game Notes Probable line-up:  Zuccarello-Brassard-Fast Kreider-Stepan-Miller Lindberg-Hayes-Stalberg Glass-Moore-Paille McDonagh-Girardi Staal-Boyle Yandle-Klein Goalie match-up:  Henrik Lundqvist – 22-12-4, 2.41 GAA, .922 SV%, 2 SO Craig Anderson – 19-14-4, 2.88 GAA, .913 […]

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Rangers 4, Carolina 1

The New York Rangers (26-16-5) defeated the Carolina Hurricanes (21-20-8) by a score of 4-1. For a box score, click here. The Rangers have found themselves behind in recent games comning out of the gate, so it was good that they were able to get the first tally. Nice play by the Captain to pick […]

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Gameday Thread: Rangers @ Carolina; Megna To Hartford

The New York Rangers (24-16-5) head to Carolina to face the Hurricanes (21-19-8) at PNC Arena tonight starting at 7 pm. For a preview, click here. TV: MSG2 Radio: ESPN 1050 AM Rangers Game Notes Probable line-up:  Nash-Brassard-Zuccarello Kreider-Stepan-Miller Stalberg-Lindberg-Fast Paille-Moore-Hayes McDonagh-Klein Staal-Boyle Yandle-Girardi Goalie match-up:  Henrik Lundqvist – 21-12-4, 2.44 GAA, .921 SV%, 2 SO Eddie Lack – 7-8-3, 2.79 […]

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Four Thoughts: 1/22

1A. By now, most of you have heard about the latest twist in the Jonathan Drouin saga, with the young Lightning forward getting suspended by the team on Wednesday for failing to report to his AHL game. The reaction from former players when about as you would expect:

Rangers Sign Daniel Paille

Earlier this morning, Sean Hartnett reported that the Rangers had signed Daniel Paille to a one year, $575k contract. As far as where he’ll be reporting to remains to be confirmed. Last season, he had 13 points in 71 games with the Bruins and I believe he was on a tryout offer with the Blackhawks […]

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Gameday Thread: Rangers vs. Vancouver

The New York Rangers (24-16-5) return home to face the Vancouver Canucks (19-17-10) at MSG tonight starting at 7 pm. For a preview, click here. TV: MSG Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM Rangers Game Notes Probable line-up:  Nash-Hayes-Zuccarello Kreider-Stepan-Miller Stalberg-Lindberg-Fast Megna-Moore-Glass McDonagh-Klein Staal-Boyle Yandle-Girardi Goalie match-up:  Henrik Lundqvist – 20-12-4, 2.46 GAA, .921 SV%, 1 SO Ryan Miller – 11-12-6, […]

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Rangers Facing A Huge Potential Problem

Written by: J. MacWilliams (Say My Name) Language is great. One of the fundamental differences between humans and all other animals has been our creation of a symbolic world which represents the real world. Words do a wonderful job of this, until they don’t. Winston Churchill said, “We shape our buildings and thereafter they shape […]

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Gameday Thread: Rangers @ Washington

The New York Rangers (24-15-5) head to DC to face the Washington Capitals (33-8-3) at the Verizon Center tonight starting at 5 pm. For a preview, click here. TV: MSG, NHLN Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM Rangers Game Notes Probable line-up:  Miller-Brassard-Zuccarello Kreider-Stepan-Nash Lindberg-Hayes-Fast Stalberg-Moore-Glass McDonagh-Klein/McIlrath Staal-Boyle Yandle-Girardi Goalie match-up:  Antti Raanta – 4-3-1, 2.10 GAA, .919 SV%, 1 SO Braden […]

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Rangers 3, Flyers 2 (SO)

The New York Rangers (24-15-5) defeated the Philadelphia Flyers (19-15-8) by a score of 3-2 in the shootout. For a box score, click here. Henrik, Henrik, Henrik. Take those two points and get the hell out of Philly. It could’ve been much worse. This was not a game in which you could look at and be […]

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Gameday Thread: Rangers @ Philadelphia

The New York Rangers (23-15-5) face off against the Philadelphia Flyers (19-15-7) at the Wells Fargo Center today starting at 1 pm. For a preview, click here. TV: MSG Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM Rangers Game Notes Probable line-up:  Miller-Brassard-Zuccarello Kreider-Stepan-Nash Lindberg-Hayes-Fast Stalberg-Moore-Glass McDonagh-Klein Staal-Boyle Yandle-Girardi Goalie match-up:  Henrik Lundqvist – 19-12-4, 2.48 GAA, .920 SV%, 2 SO Steve Mason – 10-10-5, […]

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Gameday Thread: Rangers @ Islanders

The New York Rangers (23-14-5) head to Brooklyn to face the New York Islanders (23-15-5) at the Barclays Center tonight starting at 7 pm. For a preview, click here. TV: MSG, MSG+ Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM Rangers Game Notes Probable line-up:  Nash-Brassard-Zuccarello Miler-Stepan-Megna Kreider-Hayes-Fast Stalberg-Moore-Glass McDonagh-Girardi/McIlrath Staal-Boyle Yandle-Klein Goalie match-up:  Henrik Lundqvist – 19-11-4, 2.49 GAA, .920 […]

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Rangers 2, Boston 1

The New York Rangers (23-14-5) defeated the Boston Bruins (21-15-5) tonight by a score of 2-1. For a box score, click here. Tonight’s game was simulcast on NHLN and as a new subscriber to Gamecenter Live, the game was blacked out for me. So for tonight, we go back to a goal breakdown and I’ll […]

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Gameday Thread: Rangers vs. Boston

The New York Rangers (22-14-5) faceoff against the Boston Bruins (21-14-5) at MSG tonight starting at 7 pm. For a preview, click here. TV: MSG, NHLN Radio: ESPN 1050 AM Rangers Game Notes Probable line-up:  Miller-Brassard-Zuccarello Nash-Stepan-Megna Kreider-Hayes-Fast Stalberg-Moore-Glass McDonagh-Girardi Staal-Boyle Yandle-Klein Goalie match-up:  Henrik Lundqvist – 18-11-3, 2.54 GAA, .918 SV%, 2 SO Tuukka Rask – 14-11-4, 2.51 GAA, .915 […]

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Yandle Unlikely To Sign Extension Before Deadline

During Sportsnet’s Saturday night NHL coverage, Damien Cox noted that Keith Yandle is not expected to renew his contract with the Rangers prior to the trade deadline, and comes with the expectation that the Rangers are going to move him at some point. Well, we know that this contradicts a bit from what was reported […]

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Rangers 3, Washington 4 (OT)

The New York Rangers (22-14-5) dropped a tough 4-3 OT decision today to the Washington Capitals (31-7-3). For a box score, click here. Well, they almost had them. Can’t be too upset with how the Rangers played as a group. Safe to say those December struggles are behind them. The few defensive errors ended up […]

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Gameday Thread: Rangers vs. Washington

The New York Rangers (22-14-4) faceoff against the Washington Capitals (30-7-3) at MSG today starting at 1 pm. For a preview, click here. TV: MSG Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM Rangers Game Notes Probable line-up:  Miller-Brassard-Zuccarello Nash-Stepan-Megna Lindberg-Hayes-Fast Stalberg-Moore-Glass McDonagh-Girardi Staal-Boyle Yandle-Klein Goalie match-up:  Henrik Lundqvist – 18-11-3, 2.49 GAA, .920 SV%, 2 SO Braden Holtby – 26-4-2, 1.90 GAA, .933 SV%, […]

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Rangers Send Etem Packing

Shortly after the Rangers announced Friday night that they would be sending Emerson Etem to the Wolf Pack for conditioning, just before 5 pm in New York, a trade was announced: OFFICIAL:

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