GAME PREVIEW: Rangers vs. Penguins

BY: DAVID KOLB PITTSBURGH PENGUINS (11-5-3) @ NEW YORK RANGERS (14-5-1) LOOKING FOR A SWEEP The New York Rangers and the Pittsburgh Penguins will face off at Madison Square Garden for the second time in three days Wednesday, as the Blueshirts are looking for a home-and-home sweep after taking the first game Monday in Pittsburgh, 5-2. […]

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 […]

Rangers Get Back on Track in Pitt

The Rangers Limited is back on its tracks and rolling headlong toward a Wednesday night encounter with the Penguins. What had been a two-game losing streak, The Blueshirts Local turned into a high-speed express required overnight and the result was a Monday night 5-2 thumping of Sidney Crosby & Co. at Consol Energy Center. Most impressive for […]