Category: New York Rangers

New York Rangers: Marc Staal concussion woes return

Marc Staal, New York Rangers

Of the three Staal brothers who’ve played significant time in the NHL, Marc is the least acclaimed, and the only one who doesn’t have his name on the Stanley Cup. Another distinguishing article of Marc Staal’s career is his ongoing…

Henrik Lundqvist signs a king’s contract with the New York Rangers

Henrik Lundqvist, New York Rangers

Only days after sitting him in two-straight games for the first time since 2011, the New York Rangers have inked star goaltender Henrik Lundqvist to a massive contract that will see him earn $8.5 million per season for the next…

New York Rangers: Vigneault says star players need to be more consistent

Henrik Lundqvist, New York Rangers

In what appears to be a wide-open Eastern Conference playoff race, the New York Rangers currently secure a one-point lead on the final spot in the Metropolitan Division. If they succumb to the pressure of approaching clubs, they will fall…

New York Rangers: Michael Del Zotto trade talk heating up

Michael Del Zotto, New York Rangers

The Michael Del Zotto saga has been enduring media attention for over a week, as rumours continue to dominate Twitter and message boards. The Ranger puck mover was healthy scratched again tonight, fuelling speculation that he is being shopped, and…

Are the New York Rangers shopping Michael Del Zotto?

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After watching three straight games from the sidelines, the victim of a healthy scratch, New York Rangers defenceman Michael Del Zotto returned to the lineup tonight. Rumours have run rampant suggesting the Rangers puck-moving blueliner is on the trade block.…

New York Rangers: regarding head hits in the NHL, Rick Nash says players need to “take more responsibility”

Rick Nash, New York Rangers.

New York Rangers forward Rick Nash returned to the lineup Tuesday night against the Boston Bruins after missing six weeks with a head injury caused by a Brad Stuart elbow. The concussion was Nash’s second suffered over the last eight…

New York Rangers: Michael Del Zotto is on the trade block

Michael Del Zotto, New York Rangers

Various reports circulating in the hockey media suggest New York Rangers defenceman Michael Del Zotto is on the trade block as he struggles to fit in with head coach Alain Vigneault. The former first round pick in 2008 has spent…

Rick Nash returns to New York Rangers lineup tonight against the Boston Bruins

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After a six-week hiatus, New York Rangers power-forward Rick Nash will return to the lineup tonight against the Boston Bruins. Nash has been missing in action since taking an elbow to the head on October 8th against the San Jose…

New York Rangers: Rick Nash could return to lineup as soon as tomorrow

Rick Nash, New York Rangers.

UPDATE: It has been confirmed by several sources that Rick Nash will suit up for the New York Rangers tonight against the Boston Bruins: #NYR Nash is in tonight vs. BOS. "It's been a long six weeks. I'm excited. "…

New York Rangers: Michael Del Zotto healthy scratched and reportedly on the trade block

Michael Del Zotto, New York Rangers

New York Rangers defenceman Michael Del Zotto will not be in the lineup tonight against the Montreal Canadiens and his absence is not the result of injury. According to Renaud Lavoie of the Journal de Montreal, the Rangers offensive blueliner…