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NCAA Hockey: A Few More Early Departures of Note

A couple of big-time college hockey players have signed entry-level professional contracts. Both of these are huge losses for their teams. I did enjoy watching Jonny Brodzinski play the last three season. I didn't get to see Brady Skjei play that much, except on TV.FULL STORY: @BradySkjei agrees to terms with #NYR, set to report to @WolfPackAHL: pic.twitterâ...
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5 match-ups the New York Rangers want to avoid

With the Stanley Cup Playoffs on the horizon, I have spent a lot of time thinking about potential 1st-round-matchups for the New York Rangers. These musings have led me to realize that there are many teams that I would rather the Rangers not face early — if at all — in the playoffs. Here, in […] The post 5 match-ups the New York Rangers want to avoid appeared first on Along the Boards.
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Brady Skjei joins Hartford on Amateur Tryout

Brady Skjei, the New York Rangers first round pick in 2012, has signed an amateur tryout (ATO) with the Hartford Wolfpack. Skeji will join the Pack for the rest of the regular season and playoffs. The Rangers have wanted Skjei to turn pro, and this appears to be the first step in the process. The post Brady Skjei joins Hartford on Amateur Tryout appeared first on Blue Seat Blogs.
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Dustin Byfuglien cross-checks J.T. Miller in the head (Video)

Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien will likely be seeing some supplemental discipline from the NHL after cross-checking New York Rangers center J.T. Miller in the back of the head during Tuesday night's game at the MTS Centre.Miller was trying to play the puck in front of Jets goalie Ondrej Pavelec, but fell to the ice. Before Miller could get up, Byfuglien delivered the...
Via Holdout Sports
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rangers rebound with key win in Winnipeg

After two very sloppy games over the weekend, the New York Rangers came into Winnipeg and beat a desperate Jets team in regulation to right the ship. Henrik Lundqvist allowed one softie, but stopped 32 of 34 shots for his first win since his injury. He was rusty, and some of his positioning and rebound Read more → The post Rangers rebound with key win in Winnipeg appeared first...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Game 76: Rebound in Winnipeg

The New York Rangers are in Winnipeg tonight to take on the Jets, looking to rebound from two pretty poor performances over the weekend. The Rangers were very sloppy with the puck in those games, and their turnovers and poor defensive zone play led directly to both losses to potential first round opponents. The Blueshirts Read more → The post Game 76: Rebound in Winnipeg appeared...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Marc Staal Named NYR Nominee For Masterton Trophy

Masterton Trophy nomination voting among #NYR PHWA chapter: Staal 13, St. Louis 11, Girardi 9, Talbot 6, Henrik 6. (5 others received votes) — Sean Hartnett (@HartnettHockey) March 31, 2015 Last season, Dominic Moore won the Masterton Trophy which is given out annually to a player who “best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to ice hockey.”
Via NY Rangers Blog
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rangers on the 5’s: Playoffs clinched, division and Presidents’ Trophy up for grabs

With 75 down and seven games to go, Jesse Hartmann examines the New York Rangers' last 10 in this season's final edition of Rangers on the 5's. The post Rangers on the 5’s: Playoffs clinched, division and Presidents’ Trophy up for grabs appeared first on Along the Boards.
Via Along the Boards
2 days ago  |  Discuss

It's time for the playoff bound New York Rangers to wake up

After a 5-1 win against the Ottawa Senators that secured a playoff spot, the New York Rangers’ level of determination has simply been lackluster. Starting from the game in New York against the Los Angeles Kings on March 24, their remaining schedule consists of a bunch teams that are either in the playoffs and barely holding on, or are bubble teams. Ergo, they have a tough set...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Rangers must recover before playoffs

After playing their way to the top of the NHL and becoming the first team to clinch a playoff birth, the New York Rangers have gone on a recent skid, dropping back-to-back games to the Boston Bruins and Washington Capitals. While losing a pair of games to desperate, playoff-hopeful teams like the Bruins and Capitals […] The post New York Rangers must recover before playoffs appeared...
Via Along the Boards
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Brady Skjei Decision Looming

I know I haven’t covered Ranger prospects on the blog a ton since taking over, but news about the Rangers 2012 first rounder has surfaced. Brady Skjei’s University of Minnesota team were beaten by Minnesota-Duluth at the NCAA regional semis last Thursday. Skjei finished the season with a goal and 9 assists in 33 games for his junior campaign with the Golden Gophers. Similar...
Via NY Rangers Blog
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tanner Glass butt-ends Adam McQuaid in face with stick (Video)

New York Rangers left winger Tanner Glass received a 5-minute major and a game misconduct at the final buzzer of Saturday's game against Boston for butt-ending Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid in the face with his stick.McQuaid had checked Glass into the boards from behind when Glass retaliated:McQuaid may received supplemental discipline from the league for this one.H/T FTW. This...
Via Holdout Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Rangers are the first team to clinch a playoff spot

On Thursday, March 26, the New York Rangers were the first team in the NHL to clinch a berth in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The win came agains the red-hot Ottawa Senators and their sensational rookie goaltender, Andrew Hammond. The Rangers currently sit atop the league with 101 points and have 9 games remaining. This means they have 3 games in hand on the second place Anaheim Ducks...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens, Rangers, Lightning need Ducks to win Thursday

The Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning can become the first three teams to clinch spots in the Stanley Cup Playoffs on Thursday. The Canadiens, who have a League-leading 100 points, will clinch if they beat the Winnipeg Jets in regulation or overtime, and the Anaheim Ducks defeat the Boston Bruins, or if the Bruins defeat the Ducks in a shootout...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

The New York Rangers look to clinch a playoff spot in Ottawa

The New York Rangers (99 points, 1st in the Metropolitan) are capable of clinching a playoff spot provided they beat the Ottawa Senators and the Boston Bruins lose. However, if the Rangers get one point out of the game, they would need the Bruins to lose in regulation in order to officially secure a spot. Either way, it’s not gonna be easy for the Rangers to leave Ottawa with...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Stanley Cup or Bust for New York Rangers

With the NHL season coming to an end, the New York Rangers sit on top of the Eastern Conference with 99 points. They are close to a sure lock to win the Metropolitan Division, six points ahead of the rival Islanders with two games in hand. The Rangers have followed up their Stanley Cup Finals loss with a season to remember. Unfortunately, there is extreme pressure for the Rangers...
Via The Sports Journal
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Skapski Heading To Hartford

Lundqvist will dress (if not play?) Thursday night in Ottawa. Skapski returning to AHL today. Recall up front a possibility next few days. — Larry Brooks (@NYP_Brooksie) March 25, 2015 So ends the fairy tale (for now) of Mackenzie Skapski, whose smiles and hand waves from the Ranger bench caught New York City by storm over the last two months.  The experience Skapski has had...
Via NY Rangers Blog
7 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Rangers Embarrass Anaheim Ducks

Derek Stepan #21 of the New York Rangers celebrates his second goal of the game against the Anaheim Ducks on March 22, 2015 at Madison Square Garden. (Mandatory Credit: Elsa/Getty Images). The New York Rangers continued steamrolling through their schedule yesterday when they defeated the Anaheim Ducks 7-2 at Madison Square Garden. This win should make Rangers’ fans feel good about...
Via The Sports Journal
9 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Rangers Patiently Await The Return of “King Henrik”

Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers scrambles to get back in the net as Dan Girardi #5 of the New York Rangers and Jonathan Huberdeau #11 of the Florida Panthers battle for position near the net at Madison Square Garden. (Mandatory Credit: ESPN/Getty Images) Henrik Lundqvist has missed the last 20 games due to a broken blood vessel in his neck. Since then the Rangers have...
Via The Sports Journal
11 days ago  |  Discuss

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