Nashville Predators v New York Rangers

Sather Out? Nash Leaving Town?

Quite a bit happened late Friday night and into Saturday as the Rangers supposed shake-up that a lot of folks want to have happen might turn into a full on rebuild if some of these rumors pan out. Although the one rumor that has the most smoke with it is with Glen Sather’s status moving […]


Four Thoughts: 6/4

1) There’s obviously not going to be a recap of the Stanley Cup Final coming here today, but there’s one noticeable takeaway from last night’s game… The Lightning got a rude awakening last night by opting to sit on their lead. They might be able to do that against 95% of the NHL, but in the […]


Stanley Cup Final Open Thread

The Tampa Bay Lightning faceoff against the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, tonight at Amalie Arena at 8 PM. For a preview, click here. TV: NBC Blackhawks Game Notes Lightning Game Notes Probable Blackhawks Lines: Saad-Toews-Hossa Bickell-Richards-Kanes Sharp-Vermette-Teravainen Desjardins-Kruger-Shaw Keith-Hjalmarsson Timonen-Seabrook Cumiskey-Oduya Probable Lightning Lines: Killorn-Flippula-Stamkos Palat-Johnson-Kucherov Paquette-Brown-Callahan Morrow-Boyle Hedman-Stralman […]


Skapski Out 4-5 Months

Throw Mackenzie Skapski on the pile of injured Rangers. The team announced today that Skapski underwent a procedure to repair a torn labrum in his hip and recovery time is expected to be 4-5 months. I’m not sure this impacts any plans for moving Talbot as there are plenty of veteran backups out there for […]


Break-Up Day News & Notes

The Rangers held the final media session at their practice facility yesterday. The bulk of the attention was given to Mats Zuccarello, who revealed that his head injury suffered in Game 5 against the Penguins last month was far more serious than initially reported. “There was a small fracture in my head… I couldn’t talk […]


2014-15 NY Rangers Post Mortem & Looking Ahead

Ladies and Gentlemen, We are gathered here today to formally say farewell to the 2014-15 New York Rangers, a team that came into October 2014 with a ton of promise and wound up having the best season in franchise history, only to come up 20 minutes away from back to back Stanley Cup Final appearances. The […]

NHL: Stanley Cup Playoffs-Tampa Bay Lightning at New York Rangers

Rangers 0, Tampa Bay 2

The New York Rangers season came to an end Friday night at the hands of the Tampa Bay Lightning by a score of 2-0. For a box score, click here. Well, that sucked. So much left on the table. Hard to see the season come to an end that way. I’m going to keep this […]


Game 7 ECF: Rangers vs. Tampa Bay

The New York Rangers face the Tampa Bay Lightning with a trip to the Stanley Cup Finals on the line tonight at MSG, starting at 8pm.  For a preview, click here. TV: NBCSN  Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM Rangers Game Notes Probable line-up:  Nash-Brassard-Miller Kreider-Stepan-Fast Hagelin-Hayes-St.Louis Glass-Moore-Sheppard McDonagh-Girardi Staal-Boyle Yandle-Klein Goalie match-up:  Henrik Lundqvist – 11-7, 2.11 GAA, .928 SV%, […]


Final Word On Game 7

Well, we’ve waited virtually a year to get back to this point. After the disappointing Final last season against LA, so many have wondered if the Rangers had it in them again to get back to this point. After coming back from 3-1 down against the Capitals and just 101 seconds away from defeat, and […]


Four Thoughts: 5/27

1) OK first things first as I promised you guys in last night’s game thread… When I took over the blog from Kevin back in the beginning of the year, you guys might remember that I wasn’t sure whether or not I was going to continue working the blog upon completion of the season. Well, since […]

NHL: Stanley Cup Playoffs-New York Rangers at Tampa Bay Lightning

Rangers 7, Tampa Bay 3

The New York Rangers defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning by a score of 7-3 to force a Game 7 in the Eastern Conference Finals. For a box score, click here. the city is going to be nuts on friday. can’t wait. — Neill Fowler (@NYRblogneill)


Rangers/Lightning Game 6 Tickets Attracting Lots of Activity

The Tampa Bay Lightning will be on their home ice Tuesday night when they seek to take the franchise to places they haven’t been in more than a decade. Leading 3-2 in their Eastern Conference Finals matchup against the New York Rangers, the Lightning can earn their first Stanley Cup Finals appearance since the 2003-04 […]