There’s still work to be done

The New York Rangers started off strong and then tapered off in the first half of the season, largely due to their shooting percentage descending back down from the heavens, but also in part due to injuries to three of their top six forwards. Rick Nash, Mika Zibanejad, and Pavel Buchnevich all spent significant time […] The post There’s still work to be done appeared first on Blue Seat Blogs.
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The state of Henrik Lundqvist

One of the biggest hot button issues surrounding the Rangers this season, and especially during this recently slide has been the struggling Henrik Lundqvist (last night’s solid performance notwithstanding). Larry Brooks even wrote a click bait article (which I’m not going to link to) about the issues in the Ranger crease. There is no question […] The post The state of Henrik...
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One factor won’t influence Marc Staal’s Rangers return

TORONTO — The All-Star break is three games and less than week away, but if Marc Staal is symptom-free and well enough to go before this final scheduled hiatus of the season, then go he will into the Rangers lineup. That is the word, according to Alain Vigneault. “As soon as he tells me he’s...
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1 day ago

Rangers’ Great Offense Covering Defensive Troubles

Hockey is all about the ups and downs. Never once has a hockey team not hiccupped along the way. No player has had a great game every time he/she stepped on the ice. When these game-by-game problems turn into consistent, routine actions is when a real issue arises. The New York Rangers’ defensive problems have manifested into a much, much bigger issue and show no signs of stopping...
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1 day ago

Preview: Leafs, Rangers Headed Down Different Paths

For the second time in just under a week, the Toronto Maple Leafs and New York Rangers will line up opposite each other when the puck drops on Thursday night. The Leafs took the first meeting in New York by a 4-2 score thanks to a strong offensive effort by Mitch Marner and two power play goals by James van Riemsdyk and Connor Carrick. Henrik Lundqvist has struggled over the last...
Via The Hockey Writers
2 days ago

WATCH: Is Henrik Lundqvist done?

On SNY's Loud Mouths, Jon Hein and Sal Licata discuss if Henrik Lundqvist is done after giving up 7 goals in a 7-6 loss for the New York Rangers against the Dallas Stars.
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Kreider fined $5,000 for pummeling Cody Eakin with his own helmet

Chris Kreider has been fined $5,000 by the league after hitting Cody Eakin with his own helmet during a fight during last night’s New York Rangers-Dallas Stars game. NY Rangers’ Chris Kreider fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the CBA, for hitting Dallas’ Cody Eakin with his helmet during a fight. — NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) January 18, 2017 Kreider...
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Rangers' Kreider fined for hitting Stars' Eakin with helmet

NEW YORK (AP) New York Rangers forward Chris Kreider has been fined $5,000 for ripping off Dallas Stars forward Cody Eakin's helmet and hitting him in the head with it during a fight. The NHL announced the fine Wednesday, saying it was the maximum amount allowed for the offense under the collective bargaining agreement. Eakin had been suspended for four games for charging Rangers...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Henrik Lundqvist gives up 7, Rangers lose to Stars

New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist meets the media to try to explain giving up seven goals to the Dallas Stars.
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Backup goalie Raanta expected to miss 7-10 days

NEW YORK (AP) New York Rangers backup goalie Antti Raanta is expected to be out for 7 to 10 days with a lower-body injury. Raanta left Saturday's 5-4 loss to the Montreal Canadiens after the first period. The Rangers recalled goaltender Magnus Hellberg from Hartford of the American Hockey League to serve as a backup to Henrik Lundqvist. Hellberg is 10-9-4 with a 2.91 goals-against...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

These are not your father’s New York Rangers

If you have been a New York Rangers fan in the past decade, you know that they have had a difficult time scoring goals. In fact for a long time the team depended on Henrik Lundqvist along with their exquisite defense in order to win low scoring games. The past few years however have been different. Even though new players are coming in and out of the locker room, the team seems...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

The Latest: Rangers call paralyzed detective who died 'hero'

NEW YORK (AP) The Latest on the death of former police Detective Steven McDonald, who was paralyzed by a teenage gunman's bullet in 1986 but forgave the shooter and became an international voice for peace (all times local): 4:10 p.m. The New York Rangers are remembering one of their biggest fans, a former police detective who was paralyzed by a teenage gunman's bullet in 1986...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

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