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I went to both games as MSG this weekend. What a great weekend for Rangers hockey! Back to back wins, ending their 6 game home stand with their 4th straight win. Sat in section 417 for Saturday nightâs 5-3 win over Montreal, row A, right above where the Rangers beat writers sit, and sat in [...]
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Erik Christensen could be one of the most infuriating New York Rangers skaters of all time. When he wants to be, Christensen is one of the most skilled players on the team. The problem is of course the phrase âwhen he wants to be.â During his first seven games of the year, Christensen was invisible, and played poorly both with the puck and without the puck. The last four games...
Itâs a good look for him. He scored a beauty of a goal in the first period and also logged over 27 minutes of ice time in the Rangers 5-3 win. Really impressed with MDZâs effort tonight. Photo Courtesy of Pat Leonard, and the Daily News.
The New York Rangers announced todaythat left wing, Wojtek Wolski will be out for four weeks with a sports hernia.Â He will undergo surgery tomorrow in Philadelphia.
According to the press release, when Wolski returns, he will be playing his 400th NHL game.Â
Wolski has 2 assists this season in six appearances and is 9 goals away from his 100th career NHL goal.
Andrew Gross tweets that newest Ranger Anton Stralman has not completed medical testing yet and was not on ice for today's practice.Gross adds that the Swedish defenseman is questionable for tomorrows game in Ottawa....i didn't think he would be ready just yet. May need a few more practices before Torts is comfortable putting him in the line-up.Remember to follow me on Twitter...
From the Rangers:
New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather announced today that the club has acquired forward Francois Bouchard from the Washington Capitals in exchange for defenseman Tomas Kundratek.
Bouchard, 23, has skated in 227 career games for the Hershey Bears (AHL), compiling 49 goals and 63 assists for 112 points along with 129 penalty minutes.Â In 2009...
Last summer there was a push amongst many to have Chris
Kreider (2009 1st round pick) turn pro even though he had a subpar season at
Boston College.Â The idea behind it was
that you get him in the professional ranks with the New York Rangers and let
them take over his development.Â Part of
the theory for some was that Kreider seemed bored with college hockey and was
Marian Gaborik scored two goals and Martin Biron stopped 23 shots for his first shutout in more than two years as the Rangers defeated the Jets.
TONIGHTâS GAME: The Rangers will close out their six-game homestand when they face-off against the Winnipeg Jets tonight at Madison Square Garden (7:00 p.m.), in their third game in four days. The Blueshirts currently rank third in the Atlantic Division standings, and sixth in the Eastern Conference, with a record of 6-3-3 (15 pts). The [...]
Wojtek Wolski will undergo surgery Tuesday to repair a sports hernia. He's expected to miss four weeks.
JOHN TORTORELLA said last Thursday that Wojtek Wolski had reinjured his groin when he was âaccordionedâ into the corner boards by an Anaheim player.
Marian Gaborik scored on an odd-man rush and into an empty net in the third period and Derek Stepan had a goal and an assist to help the New York Rangers beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-0 Sunday night. Martin Biron stopped 23 shots for his first shutout in more than two years, improving to 3-0 in his fourth appearance of the season.