RANGERS 4, RED WINGS 1 Having emerged from a Hurricanes blasting in Carolina, the Rangers jetted to Michigan where they hoped to subdue Detroit’s all-but-out-of-the-playoffs Red Wings. Losing two straight to NHL basement-dwellers is not a game plan for confidence nor a high place in league standings. Hence, a victory over the Winged Wheelers at […]
Greetings from the Motor City where the Rangers and Red Wings, two of the NHL’s Original Six, will hook up for the 587th time in their history. This is the third and final regular season meeting, where goals have been few and far between. Jimmy Howard was spectacular in goal with 32 saves to beat […]
BY: DAVID KOLB Follow @DavidKolbMSG NEW YORK RANGERS (43-23-2) @ DETROIT RED WINGS (26-29-11) The Rangers conclude their road trip in Detroit, in their final game at Joe Louis Arena.
If you check the Rangers‘ Stanley Cup records from the club’s inception through the 1940s, you’ll find a championship in each decade. The original champagne-drinkers turned out to be the Lester Patrick-coached squad in 1928; only a year after the Blueshirts entered the National Hockey League. During the 1930s decade, they won their second Cup — again […]
Hurricanes 4, Rangers 3 In normal climate times, North Carolina is a pleasant place to visit … but not when the hurricanes hit Raleigh. The ice version of the Hurricanes sure hit the Rangers last night at PNC Arena and the result was not what oddsmakers would have figured; not by a long shot or […]
It’s no secret that when the Rangers have had success this season, it’s been built on a four-line attack. It’s no different now, as they carry a quickly-built two-game winning streak into Thursday’s game against Carolina after beginning a four-game trip with consecutive-night victories over Tampa Bay and Florida. While Tanner Glass has gotten – […]
Click your heels together and repeat, “There’s no place like road, there’s no place like road …” The Rangers were in need of restoration of their identity, and a change of recent results, and the Big East basketball tournament did them an enormous favor: It chased them out of The Garden and onto the road […]