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Liberty Science Center Presents: Sports Science Behind Kicking a Football
March 3rd, 2014 at 6:45 PM
As part of the new "Gridiron Glory" exhibit appearing at the Liberty Science Center in New Jersey — an exhibit featuring a number of items from the Pro Football Hall of Fame — Sports Media 101 will feature a series of articles pertaining to the science behind several sports. Enjoy! Kicking...

The Classic Trap Game: New York Rangers Fall to Oilers 2-1, Take on Pittsburgh Tonight
February 7th, 2014 at 12:10 PM
***PHOTO1***Chalk this one up to "live and learn." The Rangers came out flat against an inferior opponent, played a sloppy first, and were never able to fully seize control of the game in falling 2-1 to the downtrodden Oilers. Some notes on the performance: -Edmonton is a talented--but bad--hockey team. When dealing...

New York Rangers Vs Washington Capitals: Series Preview
May 2nd, 2013 at 2:21 PM
***VIDEO1*** Anyone else struggling to get through work/school today? This is what the NHL playoffs does. It's the most exciting time of the year for hockey fans, and even those who don't really watch the game are impressed what this time of year means to the NHL. The 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs being...

New York Rangers Vs Washington Capitals: Round 1 Schedule
May 1st, 2013 at 9:09 AM
***PHOTO1*** With the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs beginning last night, now it's time to post the schedule for the No. 3 seeded Washington Capitals and the No. 6 New York Rangers. The Blueshirts have had four days off prior to the start of the series, which is both a good an bad...

New York Rangers to Play 2 Outdoor Games at Yankee Stadium in 2014
April 17th, 2013 at 7:41 AM
***PHOTO1*** The National Hockey League is taking next year's Winter Classic to a new level and the New York Rangers will be the biggest beneficiary. Rather than just one game on New Year's Day, the league is finalizing an outdoor series that will have six games set to take place in football...

New York Rangers Vs Winnipeg Jets Preview: Sean Avery in the News Again
April 1st, 2013 at 3:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Rangers haven't scored in two games, so that'll be the first step if they look to having any success tonight against the Winnipeg Jets. This is another team the Rangers haven't beaten this season, but at least tonight's contest is back at Madison Square Garden. The Jets currently...

New York Rangers Begin Toughest Stretch of the Season
March 28th, 2013 at 1:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** If there was ever a time for the New York Rangers to be clicking in the regular season, they've reached that point. When the Rangers play the Ottawa Senators tonight, they embark on the roughest patch in their schedule -- an area that has them on the road for seven of...

New York Rangers Should Add Depth at Trade Deadline
March 25th, 2013 at 3:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** With the April 3 NHL Trade Deadline looming, the pressure is on for all 30 general managers to make the right move(s) for their teams moving forward. The man under the most pressure may very well be Glen Sather of the New York Rangers. The Rangers came into the lockout-shortened season as...

New York Rangers Beat the New Jersey Devils and Move Back into the Playoff Picture
March 19th, 2013 at 9:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** Another strong performance by Henrik Lundqvist helped the New York Rangers beat the New Jersey Devils on the road and climb back into the playoff picture. The Rangers beat the Devils 3-2, with Rick Nash scoring the game-winning goal in the second period. Henrik Lundqvist made three great saves with the...

New York Rangers Versus New Jersey Devils in Atlantic Division Clash
March 19th, 2013 at 2:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** Coming into the season, nobody would've believed the New York Rangers and New Jersey Devils would be fighting for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference at this point of the season. The two teams met in the Eastern Conference Finals last season, with the Devils advancing to the Stanley...

New York Rangers: Execution and System are the Problem; not Coaching
March 18th, 2013 at 2:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** For all the New York Rangers fans out there crying for the team to fire head coach John Tortorella, please stop. Tortorella is not what's wrong with the Rangers. The team isn't scoring goals in large part because of execution (which falls on the players) and the current system run (which...

New York Rangers: Marc Staal ‘Still a Ways Out’ According to Brother Eric in Wake of Rangers Vs Carolina Hurricanes Matchup
March 18th, 2013 at 11:16 AM
***PHOTO1*** Be prepared to hear Sam Rosen of MSG Networks tell you that three Staal brothers won't be on the ice tonight when the New York Rangers take on the Carolina Hurricanes. The three Staal brothers in the NHL had tonight's game at Madison Square Garden circled on the calendar, as it...

New York Rangers Vs Pittsburgh Penguins Preview: Narrowing the Gap
March 16th, 2013 at 12:13 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlantic Division was expected to be a tough race this season, but the Pittsburgh Penguins are head-and-shoulders above everyone else just past the midpoint of the 2013 shortened NHL season. The Penguins (20-7-0, 40 points) have won both meetings between the two teams this season, and have won the last...

NHL Board Approves Realignment Plan for Next Season
March 14th, 2013 at 5:33 PM
***VIDEO1*** The National Hockey League’s Board of Governors has approved realignment and a division-based format for the Stanley Cup Playoffs, effective for the 2013-14 season. The realignment plan creates two eight-team divisions in the Eastern Conference and two seven-team divisions in the Western Conference. The names of the divisions will be...

New York Rangers News: Marian Gaborik Trade Rumors Swirl Once Again
March 13th, 2013 at 4:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** People around the New York Rangers are panicking, whether they're fans and/or the media, they're always trying fix something that may not even be broken. Enter Marian Gaborik. Gaborik has really struggled to get it going recently, only scoring once in the team's last 12 games. On top of that, he's hit...

New York Rangers and New York Knicks Hike Ticket Prices
March 12th, 2013 at 1:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** Per a press release from Madison Square Garden yesterday, season-ticket holders will pay 4 percent more for the 2013-14 season if hey wish to keep their seats. The team has sold out its games for the past six seasons, including this one even with the lockout. They'll be contacted by service...

New York Rangers Head Coach John Tortorella Says He’s Protecting His Players by Concealing Injuries
March 8th, 2013 at 10:31 AM
***VIDEO1*** When hockey injuries are announced, they are as vague as can be. You normally see "upper body injury" or "lower body injury." Getting specifics out of coaches could be very difficult, especially if that coach is John Tortorella. The head coach for the New York Rangers said he doesn't like to...

New York Rangers’ Captain Ryan Callahan Receives an A+ for This Shift
February 27th, 2013 at 11:42 AM
***VIDEO1*** Rangers 101 is going on-the-record and saying that Ryan Callahan is an excellent captain and a superb playmaker. During this shift at the beginning of the second period, with the score still 0-0, Callahan did everything he could to keep the puck out of the Rangers' net -- even without...

New York Rangers Lose 4th Straight; 4-3 to the Winnipeg Jets
February 26th, 2013 at 10:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** Olli Jokinen continued to haunt Ranger fans as the ex-Ranger scored two goals for the Winnipeg Jets in the second period to help his team win 4-3, Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden. The Rangers (8-8-2, 18 points) didn't seem to play with urgency until they were down on the scoreboard,...

New York Ranger Fans Respond to Olli Jokinen Goals on Twitter
February 26th, 2013 at 8:51 PM
It's the second intermission at Madison Square Garden, and New York Rangers fans witnessed a very rare event. Olli Jokinen has scored two goals for the Winnipeg Jets and the Rangers trail 3-1. Jokinen was a horrible Ranger, and he still haunts the fans. Here are their views on his two...