Category: ‘Players’

Rangers vs. Senators – Forwards Preview
April 25th, 2017 at 9:48 AM
***PHOTO1*** JUSTIN TANG / THE CANADIAN PRESS It's been well-documented at this point that the Rangers ousted the Canadiens in the first round by prioritizing skill throughout their lineup at forward.  Montreal was a well-coached team with outstanding goaltending, but they were simply unable to match New York's...

New York Moves onto Round 2 with 3-1 Series Ending Win Against Montreal
April 23rd, 2017 at 2:46 AM
Mats Zuccarello scored two goals for the New York Rangers helping them end the series against the Montreal Canadiens with a 3-1 win in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference First Round at Madison Square Garden on Saturday. "He's a competitive little bugger," Rangers coach Alain Vigneault said with a laugh...

Mika Zibanejad Scores in Overtime to Give Rangers 3-2 Series Lead
April 21st, 2017 at 4:44 AM
New York Rangers center Mika Zibanejad scored the game-winning goal at 14:22 of overtime in the team’s 3-2 win against the Montreal Canadiens in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference First Round at Bell Centre on Thursday. "I just tried to get to the net," Zibanejad said to "It took...

Comparing Zibanejad to Brassard – Playoff edition
April 20th, 2017 at 12:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** When teams are struggling to score it's easy to look down a roster and pick off players with the zeros. While Chris Kreider has been nearly invisible this playoff series, I have noticed that Mika Zibanejad has been getting flack. Zibanejad will forever be linked to Big Game Brass,...

New York Rangers Assign Goaltender Magnus Hellberg and Forward Taylor Beck to the Hartford Wolf Pack
April 11th, 2017 at 2:23 PM
New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton announced today that the team has assigned goaltender Magnus Hellberg and forward Taylor Beck to the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL). ***PHOTO1*** Hellberg appeared in two games with the Rangers this season, posting a 1-0-0 record, along with a 1.53 GAA...