Category: New York Rangers

New York Rangers: Rick Nash skates with team today

Rick Nash, New York Rangers.

The New York Rangers have won 6 of their last 8 games, allowing them to fight their way back into the playoff picture after a terrible October. But the injury to star player Rick Nash prevents the Blueshirts from truly hitting…

New York Rangers: Rick Nash skating again and feeling better

Rick Nash, New York Rangers.

It was a night to forget for the New York Rangers. In only the third game of the 2013-14 NHL season, the Blueshirts suffered an embarrassing 9-2 defeat in San Jose against the Sharks. In the 1st period of a…

Former New York Rangers speak out about failing relationships with John Tortorella

John Tortorella, Vancouver Canucks

Few were surprised when the New York Rangers decided to fire head coach John Tortorella last summer. His relationship with the media became problematic, as did his rapport with certain players, according to former members of the club. In the…

5 For Thought: Rangers finally home, Leafs sell high, realignment so far, Ruff’s return, and more.

Rick Nash, New York Rangers.

1. Vanek excited to join young, fast Islanders. Thomas Vanek has spent the entire first eight seasons of his NHL career with the Buffalo Sabres. His early days were blessed with team success, including a Presidents’ trophy and some promising…

Rangers’ goaltender Martin Biron retires from the NHL after 16 seasons of service

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Today, Martin Biron of the New York Rangers announced his retirement from the National Hockey League after sixteen seasons of action. Biron played 508 games in the league as a member of four Eastern Conference clubs (Buffalo Sabres, Philadelphia Flyers, New…

Vanity Fair names 10 best dressed NHL players

Hockey is a rough and rugged game played by modern day gladiators who display incredible skill and intense aggression……and……..style? Vanity Fair, not known for hockey related featured content, published a list of the ten best dressed players in the NHL…

10 Memorable Moments From The NHL’s First 12 Days

Alex Steen, St. Louis Blues

The first twelve days of the 2013-14 NHL season have been exciting, controversial, and filled with a whole lot of Patrick Roy. Here is a look at the ten best moments: 10. Grabovski hat trick almost spoils Blackhawks’ banner raiser…

Today’s 5: Lombardi Missing Bernier, Bruins Toughness Backfires, 3 Straight Rangers Blowouts? and more.

Milan Lucic, Boston Bruins.

Today’s 5 observations on current events in the National Hockey League. 1. Bernier Is Living Up To The Hype When the Leafs acquired Jonathan Bernier from the Los Angeles Kings during the 2013 offseason, it was assumed him and incumbent…