3 New York Rangers Expected to Make the 2014 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team for Sochi
Dec02

3 New York Rangers Expected to Make the 2014 U.S. Olympic Hockey Team for Sochi

Three members of the New York Rangers are expected to make the roster for the 2014 U.S. Olympic men’s hockey team at the Sochi Games. Captain Ryan Callahan is set to take his second Olympic turn, after helping Team USA bring home a silver medal at the 2010 Vancouver Games, top defenseman Ryan McDonagh is poised to be an anchor of the defense, and Derek Stepan may center Team USA’s fourth line. The final roster won’t...

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New York Rangers Fight to .500 on Strength of Back to Back Wins
Nov07

New York Rangers Fight to .500 on Strength of Back to Back Wins

The New York Rangers have fought all the way back to .500 on the season on the strength of back-to-back wins on Wednesday and Thursday nights. First came an impressive 5-1 outburst over the talented Pittsburgh Penguins, and then came a grittier 4-2 road victory against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Each win was impressive in its own way — although certainly the win over Pittsburgh was both more impressive and meaningful — and...

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Lundqvist and Kreider Helping New York Rangers Turn Things Around as Homestand Begins
Nov01

Lundqvist and Kreider Helping New York Rangers Turn Things Around as Homestand Begins

The New York Rangers have won three of their last four games, finally finding some traction as the first month of the season came to a close on Halloween. On home ice, the Rangers shut out the Buffalo Sabres, winning a 2-0 game on the strength of several players they will need to rely heavily on, Henrik Lundqvist and Chris Kreider. Relying on Lundqvist is, of course, no surprise, even as he struggled out of the gates, and spent a bit...

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More Broadway Blues for the New York Rangers: Ryan Callahan Injury Another Big Blow
Oct18

More Broadway Blues for the New York Rangers: Ryan Callahan Injury Another Big Blow

The Broadway Blueshirts have the Broadway Blues as another major blow hit the New York Rangers this week. Captain Ryan Callahan’s injury, a broken thumb on his left hand he suffered while blocking a shot, could sideline him for up to a month, taking away the team’s best all-around player and its gritty heart and soul. It’s a crushing loss for the Rangers who finally had something to feel good about following their...

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New York Rangers Lost Unless Lundqvist Regains Form
Oct12

New York Rangers Lost Unless Lundqvist Regains Form

With the New York Rangers stumbling out of the gate and suffering several embarrassing defeats in rapid-fire succession, there’s been plenty of talk about what’s wrong with the team. Surely, there’s more than enough blame to go around, but at the end of the day, the Blueshirts are lost unless The King retakes his crown, and Henrik Lundqvist regains his form. The Rangers have been struggling to adjust to the system of...

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