Blueshirts Beat Broad Street Bullies

RANGERS 3, FLYERS 2 If ever a comeback victory was in order for the Rangers, it was delivered on Friday afternoon in Philadelphia. However, it  comes under the heading of “Too Close For Comfort.” Stung to the core by the Thanksgiving Eve spanking applied by the Stanley Cup Champion Penguins, coach Alain Vigneault‘s stickhandlers responded […]

Rangers Hang On For Win vs. Flyers

BY: Staff The Rangers made it a Black Friday for the Flyers. Goals from Derek Stepan, Matt Puempel and Kevin Hayes staked the Blueshirts to a 3-0 lead and Henrik Lundqvist was able to make it stand with an outstanding 40-save effort in the 3-2 win over Philadelphia. Puempel made his Rangers debut and […]

What to Watch For in Today’s Rangers-Flyers Game

BY: DAVID KOLB NEW YORK RANGERS (14-6-1) @ PHILADELPHIA FLYERS (9-9-3) GAMES THAT MATTER Today’s game against the Flyers marks the beginning of an important stretch of the schedule for the Rangers. Their next six games are against Eastern Conference opponents with four of the six games against Metropolitan Division rivals. NASH ROLLING Rick Nash scored […]

How the Rangers 1933 Stanley Cup Improbably Was Won

After winning the 1928 Stanley Cup in the second year of their existence, Rangers manager-coach Lester (The Silver Fox) Patrick could have been tempted to stand pat with his championship lineup. But the Silver Fox was too foxy for that. “Stand-pat” was not part of his standard, creative philosophy. As a result, the Blueshirts’ Cup lineup began […]