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New York Rangers Have Their First Blowout Loss in 15 Games
May 19th, 2015 at 7:00 PM
Tampa Bay Lightning forward Tyler Johnson recorded the first playoff hat trick in franchise history Monday night at Madison Square Garden, helping his team get a 6-2 victory over the New York Rangers in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Final. The best of seven series is now tied 1-1. The...

Derek Stepan Praised by Alain Vigneault
May 18th, 2015 at 8:09 PM
With the success centerman Derek Stepan has had on the ice it’s hard to believe that No. 21 for the New York Rangers is just 24 years old. ***PHOTO1*** Stepan’s entire NHL career has been with the Rangers since being drafted in 2008 (2nd round 51st overall). In 362 career NHL...

New York Rangers Win Game 1 in the Eastern Conference Final
May 17th, 2015 at 1:07 PM
With 2:25 left in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Final Saturday afternoon, the New York Rangers’ Dominic Moore scored to break the 1-1 tie and help his team earn a win over the Tampa Bay Lightning at Madison Square Garden. "I thought considering the fact that we had just...

Rangers Vs. Lightning in the Eastern Conference Finals
May 16th, 2015 at 5:50 AM
After a 2-1 overtime victory over the Washington Capitals Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden, the New York Rangers advanced to the Eastern Conference Final. With a 4-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens at Amalie Arena on Tuesday, the Tampa Bay Lightning also advanced to the Eastern Conference Final. The Rangers are...

New York Rangers Eliminate the Washington Capitals
May 14th, 2015 at 2:27 AM
Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden one teams dream came true and another's slipped away, as the New York Rangers won 2-1 in overtime, eliminating the Washington Capitals in Game 7 of Round 2 in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Rangers will now face the Tampa Bay Lightning in the...

Henrik Lundqvist is the King of Game 7’s
May 14th, 2015 at 1:00 AM
Henrik Lundqvist has been known to always be a top performer, especially during elimination games, and he proved himself again tonight making 35 saves, as the New York Rangers eliminated the Washington Capitals with a 2-1 overtime victory in Game 7 at Madison Square Garden. Lundqvist only allowed 12 goals...

Henrik Lundqvist is a Game 7 Hero
May 13th, 2015 at 2:59 PM
Henrik Lundqvist has been known to always be a top performer, especially during elimination games, and it’s no doubt he will do the same tonight when the New York Rangers face the Washington Capitals in Game 7 of Round 2 at Madison Square Garden. If the Rangers win tonight, Lundqvist, will...

New York Rangers Prepare for Game 7
May 12th, 2015 at 10:10 PM
Tuesday afternoon at the MSG Training Center, head coach Alain Vigneault and his coaching staff put the New York Rangers through their paces at practice, in preparation for their Game 7 Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden against the Washington Capitals. "We're just getting ready for a game," said Vigneault, just...

The Rangers and Capitals Confident About Game 7
May 11th, 2015 at 6:52 PM
Game 7 between the New York Rangers and the Washington Capitals is going to be nothing less than incredible, on Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden. “This series has been hard-fought,” Vigneault said on Monday, the day after the Rangers evened the series to force a Game 7. “Both teams have...

New York Rangers Force a Game 7
May 11th, 2015 at 5:13 AM
The New York Rangers had a 4-3 victory over the Washington Capitals Sunday night, evening the best-of-seven series 3-3 to force a Game 7 at Madison Square Garden Wednesday. "We wanted a chance," head coach Alain Vigneault said. "And we gave ourselves a chance." For the second straight year, the Rangers came...

Martin St. Louis Mother Will Be with Him Today
May 10th, 2015 at 6:30 PM
Last year on Mother’s Day the New York Rangers were headed to Game 6 in the series against the Pittsburgh Penguins, and just three days after his mother passed away, Martin St. Louis scored the game's first goal that day to help his team get a 3-1 victory at Madison...

New York Rangers Win Forcing a Game 6
May 8th, 2015 at 11:47 PM
The New York Rangers are no strangers to being down and finding their way back up. Their will to keep their season alive and continue in the race to the Stanley Cup was pushed to the test, and they came out with flying colors. Madison Square Garden erupted with cheers on...

New York Rangers Take It One Game at a Time
May 7th, 2015 at 8:43 PM
Since the start of the season the New York Rangers’ mind set has been to take it one game at a time, and they trail 3-1 to the Washington Capitals in the best-of-seven series, that hasn’t changed. “We can’t worry about winning the series [Friday night],” said Dominic Moore to reporters...

Washington Capitals Take a 3-1 Series Lead Over the New York Rangers
May 7th, 2015 at 1:26 AM
The New York Rangers fell 2-1 to the Washington Capitals during Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Second Round at Verizon Center on Wednesday night. The Capitals now have a 3-1 series lead as the series shifts back to New York, where the President’s Trophy winning team faces a possible...

New York Rangers Fall 1-0 to the Washington Capitals
May 5th, 2015 at 1:37 AM
Game 3 of Round 2 shifted to Verizon Center, as the New York Rangers fell 1-0 to the Washington Capitals on Monday night. With the win, the Capitals take a 2-1 series lead. Braden Holtby recorded his second career playoff shutout making 30 saves against the Rangers. Monday marked the 100th playoff...

New York Rangers Recall Ryan Bourque
May 2nd, 2015 at 10:40 PM
New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather announced today that the team has recalled forward Ryan Bourque from the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League. Bourque, 24, was recalled by the Rangers earlier this season on April 9 and played against the Ottawa Senators that day. He...

New York Rangers Even the Series Against the Washington Capitals
May 2nd, 2015 at 6:30 PM
The New York Rangers had a 3-2 victory over the Washington Capitals Saturday afternoon at Madison Square Garden, tying the series 1-1. "(Losing Game One) really bothered me," said Henrik Lundqvist who made 30 saves Saturday. "So we tried to use that energy in a good way going into this game...

Henrik Lundqvist Nominated for the NHL Foundation Player Award
May 1st, 2015 at 10:00 PM
Goaltender Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers, defenseman Brent Burns of the San Jose Sharks, and defenseman Mark Giordano of the Calgary Flames are the three finalists for the 2014-15 NHL Foundation Player Award. The award is presented to "an NHL player who applies the core values of hockey --...

New York Rangers Fall 2-1 in Game One Against the Washington Capitals
May 1st, 2015 at 1:28 PM
With the game tied at 1-1 and under two seconds remaining in regulation, the New York Rangers surrendered a goal to the Washington Capitals who took home a victory and a 1-0 lead in the series at Madison Square Garden Thursday night. "It almost feels like we lost in overtime," said...

Round Two of the Playoffs Begins Tonight
April 30th, 2015 at 6:30 PM
It’s been a week since the New York Rangers were last in game action. Tonight they return to the ice at Madison Square Garden to take on the Washington Capitals in Round 2 of the Eastern Conference Stanley Cup Playoffs. "We earned that rest and it's helped some guys get back...