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New York Rangers Fall 3-2 to New Jersey Devils
February 2nd, 2016 at 11:34 PM
J.T. Miller continued his recent strong play by scoring two goals Tuesday night at the Prudential Center, but it wasn't enough as the New York Rangers fell 3-2 to the New Jersey Devils in the teams' first game back from the All Star break. Miller scored his 14th and 15th goals...

Rick Nash Continues to Be Sidelined
February 2nd, 2016 at 1:13 AM
Rick Nash missed the final two games before the All-Star break because of a bad bone bruise on his left leg and the severe pain hasn't gone away. As a result Nash was unable to join his teammates who returned to practice Monday afternoon at the MSG Training Center and...

New York Rangers Defeat Carolina Hurricanes 4-1
January 22nd, 2016 at 10:27 PM
There was an ice storm in Raleigh on Friday night, but New York Rangers fans filled PNC Arena to watch their team play on the road, and were rewarded for their loyal efforts. The Rangers has a 4-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes. J.T. Miller scored twice in the second period to...

New York Rangers Recall Jayson Megna
January 4th, 2016 at 7:50 PM
The New York Rangers have recalled forward Jayson Megna from the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League, general manager Jeff Gorton announced the move on Monday. Gorton met with head coach Alain Vigneault after practice on Monday, where Chris Kreider wasn't able to join his teammates, due to a...

Dan Girardi and Kevin Klein Practice with Their Teammates
December 28th, 2015 at 2:52 AM
The New York Rangers held practice Sunday afternoon at the MSG Training Center after a four-day break for the Christmas holiday. Injured defensemen, Dan Girardi and Kevin Klein were able to practice with their teammates, as did backup goaltender Antti Raanta. Head coach Alain Vigneault expects all three players to...

New York Rangers Recall Magnus Hellberg and Chris Summers
December 18th, 2015 at 2:43 PM
The New York Rangers recalled goaltender Magnus Hellberg and defenseman Chris Summers from Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League on Friday. Goaltender Antti Raanta was injured in the first period of a 5-2 loss to the Minnesota Wild on Thursday when a slap shot by Wild defenseman Marco Scandella...

Derek Stepan and Kevin Klein Close to Returning
December 16th, 2015 at 6:42 PM
New York Rangers forward Derek Stepan and defenseman Kevin Klein could return to the lineup as early as Friday when the team travels to Winnipeg to face the Jets. Both players took part in the team’s full practice Wednesday before the team boarded a flight to Minnesota for Thursday’s game...

New York Rangers Rookies Help Team to Victory
December 16th, 2015 at 12:15 AM
The New York Rangers returned home after an unsuccessful Western Canada trip, to skate off with a 4-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers at Madison Square Garden, on Tuesday. Mats Zuccarello and Rick Nash each scored a goal and added an assist, while Keith Yandle registered a two assists and Dylan...

Dan Girardi Out with Swelling Knee
December 14th, 2015 at 2:27 PM
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi has swelling in his knee and won't play Tuesday against the Edmonton Oilers, head coach Alain Vigneault said Monday. Girardi, 31, is said to be day-to-day. The Rangers have been playing with six defensemen since Kevin Klein was injured and no decision has been made...

Kevin Klein Out for 2-3 Weeks
December 1st, 2015 at 5:07 PM
Four days ago the New York Rangers lost alternate captain Derek Stepan for the next 4-6 weeks due to a pair of broken ribs. On Tuesday a MRI revealed that defenseman Kevin Klein suffered a strained oblique and would miss 2-3 weeks of play. Klein originally left the ice in...

New York Rangers Derek Stepan Injury Update
November 30th, 2015 at 2:45 PM
New York Rangers center Derek Stepan met with the doctors over the weekend and on Monday head coach Alain Vigneault announced that Stepan would miss the next 4-6 weeks of action. Stepan broke two ribs during Friday's loss in Boston against the Bruins, and the Rangers previously stated that he...

Rangers Derek Stepan Sustains Broken Ribs
November 28th, 2015 at 3:04 AM
New York Rangers center Derek Stepan sustained broken ribs during the second period of the teams 4-3 loss to the Boston Bruins at TD Garden on Friday afternoon and will be out indefinitely, according to head coach Alain Vigneault. "We lost a really good player and a key player for us,...

Emerson Etem Remains in the Lineup for the Rangers
November 10th, 2015 at 5:25 PM
After playing two strong games in the place of forward Rick Nash, head coach Alain Vigneault has decided to keep Emerson Etem in the lineup as Nash returns Tuesday night against the Carolina Hurricanes at Madison Square Garden. With Etem staying in the lineup, Vigneault has chosen veteran Dominic Moore as...

Rick Nash Leaves Practice Early Due to Injury
November 5th, 2015 at 9:24 PM
New York Rangers forward Rick Nash left practice early on Thursday when he twisted his back during a shooting drill. Now, whether he will be available on Friday night for the game against the Colorado Avalanche is in question. "I felt good there for the first three drills then it twisted...

New York Rangers October 29 Practice Report
October 29th, 2015 at 6:21 PM
After suffering a head injury Saturday on a hit delivered by Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Radko Gudas, New York Rangers forward Viktor Stalberg returned to practice with his teammates Thursday at the MSG Training Center. “I never saw him coming, but it is what it is,” said Stalberg about the hit...

New York Rangers October 5 Update
October 5th, 2015 at 7:16 PM
The New York Rangers had a day off on Sunday and were back on the ice for practice on Monday at MSG Training Center. Forward Tanner Glass was back on the ice practicing with his teammates on Monday after missing practice Friday and Saturday due to a sore foot which that...

Mats Zuccarello Hopes to Be Ready to Go
September 8th, 2015 at 10:03 PM
Five months after New York Rangers Mats Zuccarello took a slapshot to the head off Ryan McDonagh’s shot, ending his season during the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, he told reporters “I’m as good as new, as the doctors say.” “My head feels fine and ready to go,” Zuccarello...

Mats Zuccarello is 100 Percent, per Alain Vigneault
August 24th, 2015 at 9:01 PM
New York Rangers forward Mats Zuccarello is healthy and should be ready to go at the start of training camp next month, coach Alain Vigneault told NHL.com Friday in a phone interview. "I've heard he's 100 percent from our medical staff," Vigneault said. "He's been cleared to skate and have contact....

Chris Kreider Speaks About Mats Zuccarello
July 17th, 2015 at 12:25 PM
Last month, Chris Kreider joined Mats Zuccarello, Derick Brassard, Kevin Hayes and Carl Hagelin (who was traded to the Anaheim Ducks in the off season) for a charity game in Zuccarello's native Norway. It was the first time Zuccarello played in a game since Zuccarello’s NHL season ended on April 24...

Rangers Forward Derick Brassard Undergoes Surgery
July 3rd, 2015 at 8:04 PM
Derick Brassard underwent wrist surgery last week, leaving him with a four-to-six week window of recovery, according to multiple sources. The 27-year-old should be recovered by the time training camp starts in September. ***PHOTO1*** It’s unclear how long Brassard’s wrist was bothering him, after all he recorded career highs last season. During the regular...