Tag: New York Rangers

New York Rangers trade upside for stability

Michael Del Zotto, New York Rangers

After months of rumour circulation regarding New York Rangers defenceman Michael Del Zotto’s trade status, the Blueshirts have finally shipped the 2008 first round pick to the Nashville Predators for defenceman Kevin Klein. Kevin Klein: he’s the model of consistency,…

Vancouver Canucks: John Tortorella to face disciplinary hearing with NHL

John Tortorella, Vancouver Canucks

At the drop of the first puck in Hockey Night In Canada’s battle between Western Conference rivals the Vancouver Canucks and Calgary Flames, gloves were dropped, punches were thrown, and coaches were distraught. When the first period bell rang to…

Boston Bruins: The price for Dan Girardi is high

Dan Girardi, New York Rangers

In light of a season ending injury to Boston Bruins defenceman Dennis Seidenberg, rumours have surfaced denoting the club’s interest in New York Rangers blue-liner Dan Girardi. The right-shooting defender would be a good fit on a defence-first thinking Bruins…

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…