Game 1 ECSF: Rangers vs. Washington

The New York Rangers faceoff against the Washington Capitals, tonight at MSG starting at 7:30 PM. For a preview, click here. TV: NBCSN Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM Rangers Game Notes Probable line-up:  Nash-Brassard-St.Louis Kreider-Stepan-Miller Hagelin-Hayes-Fast Sheppard-Moore-Glass McDonagh-Girardi Staal-Boyle Yandle-Klein Goalie match-up:  Henrik Lundqvist – 4-1, 1.53 GAA, .939 SV%, 0 SO Braden Holtby – 3-3, 1.63 GAA, .943 SV%, 0 SO Game Notes: – The Capitals […]


Previewing the Second Round With ‘Puck Buddys’

Back in March, Washington Capitals Blog “Russian Machine Never Breaks” and the Puck Buddys reached out to me to preview what wound up being a 3-1 Rangers win down in Washington. Today we return the favor and chat with the Puck Buddys to talk about the Rangers second round match up with the Caps. NYRB: […]

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Big Night For NYR Prospects

Last night, the Hartford Wolf Pack staved off elimination by defeating the Providence Bruins by a score of 2-1 (sound familiar?) to force a deciding Game 5 back at the XL Center in Hartford on Friday. Mat Bodie and Tyler Brown added goals for the Wolf Pack and Yann Danis provided 28 saves for the win. […]


New York Rangers Face Familiar Opponent, MSG Playoff Tickets Sky High

Although it would’ve been fun to have the team New York teams play each other in the second round, the Washington Capitals prevailed in Game 7 against the New York Islanders to advance to play the New York Rangers. The Rangers easily dispatched of Sidney Crosby and the rest of the Pittsburgh Penguins in five […]


Practice Report: 4/28

Double session for the Rangers today as they prepare to face the Washington Capitals. Games 1 and 2 confirmed for Thursday 7:30 and Saturday 12:30. Full schedule coming next. — Seth Rothman (@RothmanHockey)


These Guys Again… Again

Death. Taxes. Rangers-Capitals in the playoffs. I have to be honest. I’m ecstatic the Rangers managed to avoid the Islanders in the playoffs.  Not just because of having to deal with their fans for two weeks, but the Islanders depth posed a matchup problem the Rangers had a difficult time with dealing in the regular season. […]


Practice Report: 4/27

The Rangers took to the ice today for the first time up in Greenburgh since eliminating the Penguins  which was reported as a “well attended optional.” Kevin Klein is on the ice today’s option skate in Greenburgh. No sign of Mats Zuccarello.


2015 Playoffs Open Thread; Rangers Game 1 Likely Thursday

Today’s Games: The Wild, up 3-2 look to close out their series at home against the Blues, while Ottawa is one win away from sending that series to Game 7 after coming back from 3-0 down. Some speculation on social media regarding the first two games against the Islanders or the Capitals in the second […]

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Rangers 2, Pittsburgh 1 (OT)…. Again

The New York Rangers eliminated the Pittsburgh Penguins from the playoffs behind a 2-1 win in OT. For a box score, click here. First off, kudos to the Pens for a hard fought series. Many expected the Pens to roll over and die because of how they finished. Pittsburgh gave the Rangers everything they could […]


Game 5 ECQF: Rangers vs. Pittsburgh

The New York Rangers look to eliminate the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, tonight at MSG starting at 7 PM. For a preview, click here. TV: MSG, NBCSN Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM Rangers Game Notes Probable line-up:  Nash-Brassard-Zuccarello Kreider-Stepan-Miller Hagelin-Hayes-St.Louis Glass-Moore-Fast McDonagh-Girardi Staal-Boyle Yandle-Hunwick Goalie match-up:  Henrik Lundqvist – 3-1, 1.74 GAA, .926 SV%, 0 SO […]

Rangers Ready To End Series Tonight

Only James Sheppard, Cam Talbot, Chris Summers and Kevin Klein took part in today’s morning skate. Klein is expected to miss tonight’s game after experiencing soreness yesterday. (Photo Credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)


2015 Playoffs Open Thread: 4/23

  Detroit will look to go up 3-1 in their series against the Lightning. The Flames and Blackhawks look to end their respective series’ on the road or else face Game 6 back in their respective buildings over the weekend. The Islanders get Mikhail Grabovski back after a 2 month layoff and they’ll drop the […]


Rangers 2, Pittsburgh 1 (OT)

The New York Rangers (3-1) defeat the Pittsburgh Penguins (1-3) by a score of 2-1 in overtime. For a box score, click here. Gonna cut right to the chase. Burn up that game footage. Save the OT tape for Kevin Hayes. But the first 60 minutes, kill it with fire. The Rangers had ZERO scoring […]


Game 4 ECQF: Rangers @ Pittsburgh

The New York Rangers face the Pittsburgh Penguins for Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, tonight at the Consol Energy Center starting at 7 PM. For a preview, click here. TV: MSG, NBCSN Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM Rangers Game Notes Probable line-up:  Nash-Brassard-Zuccarello Kreider-Stepan-St.Louis Hagelin-Hayes-Miller Glass-Moore-Fast McDonagh-Girardi Staal-Boyle Yandle-Hunwick Goalie match-up:  Henrik Lundqvist – 2-1, 2.01 GAA, .915SV%, 0 […]


Four Thoughts: 4/22

1) I’m surprised more people around the league aren’t talking about the stunning collapse of the Nashville Predators, who were at one point set to run away with the Presidents Trophy and are now just one loss from elimination after a triple OT heartbreaker in Chicago earlier this morning. Nashville was 41-13-7 on the morning of […]