BY: DAVID KOLB Follow @DavidKolbMSG GAME 5: NEW YORK RANGERS vs. MONTREAL CANADIENS Coverage begins at 6 PM on MSG and MSG GO Series is tied 2-2 The Rangers look to win a pivotal Game 5 in Montreal.
If you think the current Rangers-Canadiens series has been hard-hitting, you should have been around for the original Habs-Blueshirts mother of all brawls. It happened on March 16, 1947, and 70 years later, it’s still hard to believe. This was THE greatest fight in Rangers‘ history; no questions asked. There were many ways to gauge the endless bouts […]
So the Rangers go back to Montreal in a 2-2 series. Difficult to believe, isn’t it, that except for two players, that was the same team that played Game 3? Thoughts: 1. That wasn’t a different team in Game 4, a 2-1 win, but it was most certainly a group more intent on competing, in […]
Rangers 2, Canadiens 1 With the Rangers and Canadiens jetting to Montreal for Game 5 Thursday night at Bell Centre, two evenly matched teams have created heebie-jeebies on both sides of the border. The Blueshirts’ rebound victory last night at The Garden not only revived the spirits of Rangerville, but also restored confidence in a […]
It’s very important to keep in mind that the series is not over until the winning side gets four victories under its’ belt. Alain Vigneault reiterated as much following yesterday’s practice. That’s the reality as the Rangers look to even the series at two games apiece tonight at The Garden. [RANGERS PLAYOFF CHANNEL LISTINGS] The […]
BY: DAVID KOLB Follow @DavidKolbMSG GAME 4: NEW YORK RANGERS vs. MONTREAL CANADIENS Coverage begins at 6 PM on MSG and MSG GO Montreal Leads Series 2-1 The Rangers look to even the series tonight at The Garden.
Canadiens 3, Rangers 1 It was easy to dismiss the Rangers‘ home-ice struggles during the homestretch as a mere aberration caused by the marathon schedule‘s Dog Days. However, it’s not simple — nor worthwhile — to dismiss losses at The Garden during the postseason because they could be playoff-fatal. When the Canadiens exited The World’s Most […]
Do you think Yogi Berra, who was once quoted as saying “it ain’t over till it’s over” had Game 2 of this tremendous series in mind? Certainly, an appropriate observation after two hard-fought games at the Bell Centre in Montreal. Seventeen regulation seconds away from taking a stranglehold on the series, the Blueshirts succumbed to […]
BY: DAVID KOLB Follow @DavidKolbMSG GAME 3: NEW YORK RANGERS vs. MONTREAL CANADIENS Coverage begins at 6 PM on MSG and MSG GO Rangers & Habs Series Tied At 1-1 The Rangers look to capitalize Sunday when they take the series to The Garden.