The New York Rangers (0-1-0) lost to the Boston Bruins (1-0-0) by the score of 3-1, tonight. For a box score, visit Yahoo! Sports.
...first off, man it was amazing to be watching hockey again. Felt like a huge void was being filled.
...unfortunately, the Rangers play had many of us wishing the lockout was still going on. Having said that, it's the first game and as Adam wrote on the blog earlier today we Rangers fans have to keep things in perspective, one loss in the first game of the season doesn't mean anything. Unless of course they miss the playoffs by one point because they lose a shootout on the final day of the season. But that never happens.
...what was concerning was the lack of effort. Energy and hustle has the hallmark of last year's team. I mean, if you can't come flying out of the gate after a four month lockout when will you? Assuming Torts had a few choice words for the team after this one.
...one game in and Lundqvist already has a stranglehold on th...