New York Rangers forward Michael Grabner will not play against the New York Islanders at Barclays Center on Tuesday. The Rangers called up forward Marek Hrivik, 25, from Hartford of the American Hockey League on Monday.
Chris Kreider scored two goals in the third period, including the game-winner, to help the New York Rangers to a 4-2 victory against the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden on Saturday. The Rangers extended their home winning streak against the Hurricanes to 13 games (the streak dates back to January 5, 2011).
The New York Rangers gave up a 3-2 lead, which resulted in the Buffalo Sabres getting a 4-3 win against the Blueshirts at KeyBank Center on Thursday. Ryan McDonagh, Rick Nash and Marc Staal scored for the Rangers, and Henrik Lundqvist made 30 saves in the loss.
According to Forbes, the New York Rangers’ franchise value has risen four percent in the last year to $1.25 billion, putting them at the top of the National Hockey League’s most valuable team.
Forward Rick Nash, lead the New York Rangers to comeback from a 2-0 deficit to defeat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-2 at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday. Nash tied it 24 seconds into the third period and notched an assist when JimmyVesey scored the game winner with 5:12 remaining.
Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson made 33 saves shutting out the New York Rangers 2-0 at Madison Square Garden on Sunday. The Rangers (15-7-1), who have lost their past four home games (0-3-1), were shut out for the first time this season.
New York Rangers forward Matt Puempel spent parts of six seasons with the Ottawa Senators, and Sunday he will face them for the first time as the opposing team. Additionally, Derick Brassard, who was traded by the Rangers this summer for the injured Mika Zibanejad and a draft choice, will face his former team for the first time Sunday.
Henrik Lundqvist made a season-high 40 saves to help lift the New York Rangers to a 3-2 victory against the Philadelphia Flyers at Wells Fargo Center on Friday. Lundqvist had one of his best games of the season less than 48 hours after being pulled in the second period of a 6-1 loss against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday.
Sportsnet released on Wednesday that they have obtained a memo distributed from the NHL to its 30 teams on Tuesday night. The memo outlines the 66 players currently considered exempt from the expansion process because of no-move clauses.