Found May 27, 2014 on Blue Seat Blogs:
Whether it was with the Columbus Blue Jackets or the New York Rangers, Derick Brassard has often left the impression that the best is yet to come. One thing Brassard has always done however, is respond positively to criticism or droughts, and has developed an encouraging tendency to turn up in the big games. It all […]

Stepan travels with the team to Montreal for game five

Been told Derek Stepan is accompanying the Rangers on the team flight to Montreal. No word yet on J.T. Miller. — Andrew Gross (@AGrossRecord) May 26, 2014 The fact Stepan is traveling with the team leaves open the possibility for him to return in game five on Tuesday night. Depending on how much longer this series lasts, I do think it is probable that he will play. His broken jaw...

Stepan skates with full facial protection, is tougher than you

Derek Stepan took part in the morning skate at the Bell Centre and played with his usual line alongside Rick Nash and Chris Kreider. Nice job done by the Rangers equipment managers not making Stepan look like Bane. Though that extra strip of yellow padding makes it pretty obvious that he is really pushing himself to play. This is for certain, Stepan is tougher than you and I. He...

Stepan With Team in Montreal, Doubtful for Game 5; Miller Still in New York With Shoulder Injury; Fast, Lindberg On Trip

Derek Stepan (broken jaw) accompanied his Rangers teammates to Montreal for tomorrow’s Game 5, however, Alain Vigneault said his center iceman is doubtful. In other injury news, JT Miller stayed in New York because of the shoulder injury sustained in Game 4. Jesper Fast and Oscar Lindberg made the trip and are candidates for the vacant forward position. Dan Carcillo is also on...

An Ugly Loss For The Rangers

from Larry Brooks of the New York Post, Brad Richards had played in 111 playoff games before, but never had he played in one quite like this one. “Nope. I don’t even know if I’ve seen one like this,” the Rangers’ de facto captain told The Post after the Rangers mangled and bungled away a potential Game 5 Eastern Conference clincher with their chaotic 7-4 defeat...

Tuesday (5/27/14) Headlines

Bergen Record - Rangers understand their mission: remain calm Bergen Record - Rangers need to win, get in, rest for Cup Bergen Record - Rangers notes:Derek Stepan unlikely to play New York Post - Think the series is over? Don’t tell the Canadiens New York Post - 20 years later, there’s more to celebrate than one heart-stopping goal New York Post - One win from finals...

Game 5: New York Rangers at Montreal Canadeins start time, betting odds and tv info

Game 5 of the NHL Eastern Conference Finals will take place on Tuesday. The New York Rangers hold a 3-1 series lead and will be looking to close things out. The Rangers won the first two games of this series before the Canadiens won in game 3. After a win in game 4 the Rangers are now one away from a trip to the Stanley Cup Finals. Coverage of Game 5 between the Montreal Canadiens...

Mid-season Trade Paying Off For New York Rangers

It wasn’t too long ago that the New York Rangers, who are one win away from reaching the Stanley Cup Final, were dealing with their own dilemma for the present and future of the organization. Captain Ryan Callahan, 29, was in the final year of his current contract, seeking a long-term payday to remain with […]

ECF Game 4 - Marty St. Louis beats the Habs in OT, gives Rangers 3-1 series lead

Marty St. Louis, you beauty.For the second-straight game in the series, the Canadiens and Rangers needed overtime to decide a winner. In Game 3, the hero was 20-year-old Alex Galchenyuk just a minute into OT to get the Habs back in the series.On Sunday night, it was New York's turn to pull off the game-winning magic, and it was none other than Martin St. Louis who got the job...

Top 5 ‘Winners’ For The New York Rangers

#492358183 / As the New York Rangers take on the Montreal Canadiens in the Eastern Conference Finals there has been a lot of talk surrounding Montreal Canadiens rookie goalie Dustin Tokarski. Head coach Michel Terrien made the controversial call to play the 24-year-old over veteran back-up Peter Budaj. The reason? Tokarski is “a proven winner”. Everywhere the...

Rangers @ Canadiens (Game 5)

The New York Rangers visit the Montreal Canadiens for Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at the Bell Centre starting at 8:00 p.m. The Rangers lead the series 3-1. For a preview, visit Yahoo! Sports. Rangers official game notes TV: NBCSN Radio: ESPN Radio (98.7 FM) Live Stream (Don’t click on ads in stream, may download virus): Probable...

Eastern Conference Finals Game 5: Finish them

For the first time in 20 years, the Rangers are one win away from the Stanley Cup Finals. They found a way to win a Game Four that they didn’t deserve to win, and now hold a commanding 3-1 series lead over the Canadiens. Derek Stepan is a maybe. If he can’t go, one of […]

John Moore Suspended Two Games For Hit On Dale Weise

New York Rangers defenseman John Moore caught Montreal Canadiens forward Dale Weise admiring his pass on this late hit. No reason for hits like this in the game and Weise is lucky he wasn’t hurt. Moore has been suspended two games for the hit. [@myregularface] The post John Moore Suspended Two Games For Hit On Dale Weise appeared first on Diehardsport.

Canadiens 7, Rangers 4

The New York Rangers lost the Montreal Canadiens by the score of 7-4 in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals, tonight. The Rangers lead the series 3-2. For a box score, go to Yahoo! Sports. …you didn’t think these guys were going to make it easy on us did you? For the first time this series, the Rangers looked like the slower team. After what the Blueshirts went through in...

ECF Game 5 - Habs stay alive with 7-4 win over Rangers, finally get penalized for playing like phony's

Facing elimination, the Canadiens played like the Canadiens en route to a 7-4 win over the Rangers in Game 5 at the Bell Centre.Delaying death: Habs win Game 5 to stay alive vs the Rangers (I know, disappointing) (via the record show forever and ever this glorious piece of bookkeeping on a part of the timekeepers in Montreal.13:05Tomas Plekanec: 2 Minutes for Unsportsmanlike...

Matteau! Matteau! Matteau!

20 years ago today, Stephane Matteau sent the Rangers to the Stanley Cup Final. Hopefully, another Ranger will do the same tonight.
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