Found March 04, 2012 on NY Rangers Blog:
Ottawa_senators_v_288a
The Rangers report that Ryan Callahan will not play against the Boston Bruins today, while Michael Del Zotto and Ruslan Fedotenko will be game time decisions....assuming if Fedotenko can't go, Bickel will be moved up to forward and Eminger will be inserted on defense. If nothing else the Rangers will have plenty of toughness in the line-up.Jim Cerny notes that Callahan's foot is still swollen....anyone else starting to get worried about this injury?Remember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at nyrfan94@yahoo.com.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Marc Staal Reaching the Point of Normalcy

With defenseman Michael Del Zotto out of the lineup on Friday against the Tampa Bay Lightning, it was expected that the first pairing of Dan Girardi and Ryan McDonagh, as they so often do, would have to take on a heavier workload in DZ's absence. However, much to the surprise of many, that duty was passed straight over Girardi and McDonagh and splatted on the plate of Marc...

Callahan Making Name for Himself As Top Leader In NHL

Eklund over at Hockey Buzz wonders if Ryan Callahan has become the predominant captain in the NHL..."Callahan is a phenomenal leader by example, who cares about one thing and one thing only: the success of the New York Rangers. The team's over-achievement so far this season is certainly owed in large part to its outstanding goaltending and defense, but I think you should...

Rangers nab another win over Bruins

Derek Stepan and Marian Gaborik both scored tiebreaking goals in the third period, and the New York Rangers held on to beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 on Sunday. Gaborik gave the Rangers a 3-2 lead 3:14 into the third with his 32nd goal, but David Krejci tied it for Boston at 11:42. The Bruins barely had time to celebrate before Stepan ripped a drive from the left circle that sailed...

Rangers Have Gotten Best of Bruins So Far This Season, But They're Just Poking the Bear for Potential Playoff Clash

The New York Rangers have a commanding lead atop the Eastern Conference standings, and they've proven to be a worthy adversary for the defending Stanley Cup champion Bruins. The Rangers took down the B's, 3-0, at TD Garden in the teams' last matchup on Feb. 14. The Original Six rivals will square off again on Sunday. This time, they'll clash on New York's home...

Prust Expects a War vs. Bruins

Larry Brooks at the New York Post has this quote from Brandon Prust on today's game vs. the Bruins..."These are fun games when Boston comes to town. It's always fun, and with two of the top teams in the league going at it, there's a lot of pride riding on it. I expect it to be a war out there."...so pumped for today's game!!!!!Christoper Botta at the New...

Whale Name Wade Redden Team Captain

HARTFORD, March 3, 2012:  Connecticut Whale general manager Jim Schoenfeld announced today that defenseman Wade Redden has been named captain of the Whale. Redden, a 15th-year veteran who is in his second season with the Whale, and has 994 games of NHL experience in his career, is the sixth player to wear the captain’s “C” in franchise history.  He follows current Whale...

Video: Sather Talks Kreider

During the Boston College/Vermont game Saturday night, Glen Sather called into the CBS Sports broadcast to discuss Chris Kreider... ...did Sather say "if Kreider turns out to be as good as Brian Boyle I'll be overwhelmed with joy"? I'm sorry Glen, if Kreider ends up as a 3rd line player you are going to be the only member of the Rangers organization...

Game Preview: Rangers/Bruins

Standings: Bruins (38-22-3), Rangers (41-15-7) NYR Leading Scorer: Marian Gaborik (31-26-57) BOS Leading Scorer: Patrice Bergeron (19-34-53) NYR Goaltender: Henrik Lundqvist (47 GS, 1.79 GAA, .939 SV%) BOS Goaltender: Tim Thomas (41 GS, 2.24 GAA, .928 SV%) Rangers Lines (probable): Artem Anisimov-Derek Stepan-Marian Gaborik Carl Hagelin-Brad Richards-Ruslan Fedotenko (questionable...

There Were a Couple of Fights Yesterday & One Big Hit

Saying yesterday's Rangers/Bruins game was physical, could be the understatement of the year. Here's the proof...Mike Rupp vs. Lane MacDermind... ...those two were throwing absolute bombs.Brandon Prust vs. Milan Lucic... ...appreciate the effort Prusty, but please leave the heavy lifting to Rupp, Scott and Bickel.For Stu Bickel vs. Gregory Cambell...

Rangers Win Wild One Against Bruins

Going into the afternoon tilt, one probably thought it was going to be a defensive battle for 60 minutes. Instead, 7 goals were scored with the New York Rangers coming out on top over the Boston Bruins by a score of 4-3. It was not easy but the Rangers did what they had to do to win. For starters, the team was able to get two big ones in the first period on goals by Ruslan Fedotenko...

Game Preview: New York Rangers vs Boston Bruins

TODAY’S GAME: The Rangers will face-off against the Boston Bruins today at Madison Square Garden (12:30 p.m.; TV: NBC; Radio: Bloomberg Radio), in an Original Six matinee match-up. The Blueshirts currently sit atop the Eastern Conference standings, and rank second in the league overall, with a record of 41-15-7 (89 pts). The Rangers enter the [...]

Morning Skate Notes: Callahan, Del Zotto Missing; Schoenfeld Teaches Scott

Neither Ryan Callahan nor Michael Del Zotto takes part in #NYR optional morning skate, though nothing unusual about that...— New York Rangers (@thenyrangers) March 2, 2012 ...Rangers going to need another team effort if these two are out of the line-up tonight, especially against the Bolts who are tough on home ice (19-9-2). Always helps to have Lundqvist back there, just in...

Rangers owning Bruins

Rangers WrapHockey This Week  Madison Square Garden teemed with intensity in Sunday’s matinee as the New York Rangers defeated the defending Stanley Cup Champion Boston Bruins 4-3 for the third time this season.  Despite being outshot 33-17, New York never lost its lead in the game. Derek Stepan snapped the game-winner on a pass from Michael Del Zotto 39 seconds after Boston’s...
NHL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.