ISLANDERS 3, RANGERS 2 In what often seemed like a playoff atmosphere, the desperate Islanders invaded The Garden last night hoping eventually to catch either the Toronto Maple Leafs or Boston Bruins. Naturally, the Rangers had no intentions of cooperating. After all, the Blueshirts were determined to launch a long-awaited winning streak at home. This […]
For the fourth and final time this season, the Rangers and Islanders will get together tonight at The Garden with each club having secured victory on their home ice. The teams met on opening night at Madison Square Garden and the Rangers kicked off the season with a 5-3 win. Here we are now heading […]
BY: DAVID KOLB Follow @DavidKolbMSG NEW YORK RANGERS (45-24-4) VS. NEW YORK ISLANDERS (33-26-12) The Rangers take on the Islanders tonight in this Metropolitan Division match-up.
Rangers coach Alain Vigneault, in mid-sentence after Monday’s practice, looked for a piece of wood on which to knock. He had just been asked about how it feels to have a roster that is getting closer and closer to being whole. “Every time I say this, something happens,” Vigneault smiled and tapped on the wooden […]