Found January 05, 2012 on
After what happened in last Friday night’s tilt between the New York Rangers and Florida Panthers, it is certainly going to be a battle tonight at Madison Square Garden.
In the Rangers’ 4-1 win against the Cats last week, tempers flared and the anger level was high after Blueshirts’ defenseman Michael Del Zotto was sucker punched by Panthers’ forward Tomas Kopecky after Del Zotto cross-checked him in the back a few times and high-sticked him in the face in front of the net. After the game, Panthers’ head coach Kevin Dineen said Del Zotto got what he deserved.
With both teams in the top three in the Eastern Conference (Rangers in first; Panthers in third), tonight should be a great game. Looking at the Rangers, they are clicking on all cylinders right now and have won their last two games and are obviously coming off an exciting 3-2 win at the 2012 Winter Classic over the Philadelphia Flyers.
The Florida Panthers are 4-4-2 in their last 10 but are certainly not a pushover hockey c...
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Tune into FOX Sports Florida at 7 p.m. to watch the Florida Panthers take on the New Jersey Devils. NHL Panthers territory.
The Florida Panthers haven't played very well away from home lately, and they haven't had much success on the road against the New Jersey Devils in recent years.
Florida seeks to avoid a six-game road losing streak when it visits its old coach Peter...
Florida Panthers right winger Krys Barch has been suspended one game by the National Hockey League for directing a racial slur at Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K.
Barch was given a game misconduct for uttering the slur. Linesman Darren Gibb heard the comment directed toward Subban, who is black, during a scrum near the end of the first period.Following the game last...
Via the Miami Herald’s George Richards:
#FlaPanthers Krys Barch suspended one game for insensitive remarks
We still don’t know what Barch may or may not have said to Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban, but we know it was bad enough to warrant a suspension.
Update: Interesting stuff from the Sporting News’s Jesse Spector:
#FlaPanthers Krys Barch suspension was under...
The NHL Players' Association has asked the league to delay the hearing of Florida Panthers forward Krys Barch until Thursday.
The American Hockey League (AHL) today announced that San Antonio Rampage defenseman Colby Robak has been selected to the Western Conference AHL All-Star Team for the league’s 2012 AHL All-Star Classic set to be played on Jan. 30 in Atlantic...
Florida Panthers forward Krys Barch was suspended one game by the NHL for using “inappropriate language” in Saturday’s 3-2 win against visiting Montreal.
NEW YORK - The NHL suspended Florida Panthers forward Krys Barch for one game for an "inappropriate comment" directed...
The NHL suspended Panthers forward Krys Barch for one game over an inappropriate comment he made last week against Montreal.
The NHL suspended Florida Panthers forward Krys Barch for one game for an "inappropriate comment" directed toward Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban in a game Saturday between the two Eastern Conference foes. Barch was given a match penalty at the end of the first period after a scrum between Panthers defenseman Erik Gudbranson and Montreal's Subban.
When we last left the Panthers and Rangers, they were trading playing hockey for a good, old-fashioned boxing/wrestling match.
The NHL has announced that last night's Rangers 3-2 overtime win over the Florida Panthers clinched a spot on one of the benches in the 2012 Tim Hortons NHL All-Star Game for John Tortorella.The coach of the team in each conference with the best points percentage through games played on Jan. 9, which is the exact halfway point of the season, also gets the opportunity to be a...
Florida Panthers forward Krys Barch has been suspended for one game by the NHL because of an inappropriate comment to Montreal's P.K. Subban during the game on Saturday night.
Krys Barch of the Florida Panthers was given a game misconduct against the Montreal Canadiens last Saturday for what a linesman later revealed was a racial slur he heard Barch use against P.K. Subban of the Montreal Canadiens.
On Thursday, Barch was suspended for one game by the National Hockey League. Not for, as was first inferred, dropping an N-bomb or ridiculing Subban's...
Indoors, outdoors, the Rangers can win anywhere these days, which they proved again Thursday in a 3-2 overtime victory over the Florida Panthers at MSG.