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The New York Rangers visit the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center for Game 4 of their Eastern Conference Finals match-up starting at 8:00 p.m. The Rangers lead the series 2-1. For a preview go to Yahoo! Sports. Rangers Game Notes TV: NBC Sports Network; Radio: ESPN Radio (98.7 FM), XM 212Live Stream (Don't click on ads in stream, may download virus):http://www.firstrowsports.eu/watch/123835/1/watch-new-jersey-devils-vs-new-york-rangers.htmlProbable Lines:Hagelin-Richards-GaborikKreider-Stepan-CallahanAnisimov-Boyle-RuppFedotenko-Mitchell-BickelMcDonagh-GirardiStaal-StralmanDel Zotto-EmingerGoaltenders: Henrik Lundqvist - 10-7, 1.57 gaa, .942 sv%, 3 so. Martin Brodeur - 9-5, 2.05 gaa, .920 sv%, 1 so Opponent Notes:- The Devils are 0-4 all time vs. the Rangers at the Prudential Center in the playoffs.For more game n...
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Whether you agree with the suspension or not, Brandon Prust will not be playing in tonight’s Game 4 against the Devils. With the opportunity to build a two game lead, the Rangers will be without one of their warriors and top penalty killers. It’s a blow, but not a blow that can’t be overcome. Unlike with Carl Hagelin, the Rangers have a few options readily available to replace...
Maybe it was the hubris an athlete must possess in order to be successful at the highest level of his sport.
Maybe it the unshakable belief an athlete has in a team that finished the regular season with an Eastern Conference-best 51 wins and 109 points.
Or maybe it was simply a case of an athlete spitting into the wind.
"It's pretty evident that we're clicking on...
Here’s an interesting statistic for you: The Rangers are unbeaten in Games 1, 3, and 7 this postseason. They are a perfect 8-0 in those games. Another interesting stat: The Rangers haven’t won in Games 2 or 4 this postseason. They are a combined 0-6 in those games. Scary, right? In fact, the Rangers have never built a two game lead during these playoffs.
The Blueshirts have a...
Both Brandon Dubinsky and Mats Zuccarello taking part in #NYR practice; Stu Bickel wearing red defensemen jersey— New York Rangers (@thenyrangers) May 22, 2012
...i wouldn't be surprised if both Dubinsky and Zuccarello find their way back in the line-up tomorrow night. Team needs a spark offensively big time. And while Dubinsky gave them nothing in the scoring department...
New York Rangers winger Brandon Prust has been suspended for one game by the NHL for his elbow to New Jersey Dgvils defenseman Anton Volchenkov on Saturday, the league announced Sunday. As a result, Prust will sit out Monday's Game 4 against the Devils, with the Rangers leading the series 2-1. Prust received no penalty on the play, which occurred during the Rangers' 3...
Bergen Record - Rangers, behind Lundqvist, blank Devils, 3-0, for 2-1 series lead Bergen Record - Sullivan: Henrik Lundqvist at home in Devils’ heads New York Post - Rangers seize control with Henrik masterpiece, third-period flurryNew York Post - Coach’s magic didn’t help Caps get past superior goaltending New York Post - Getting defensive on offenseNew York Post - Lundqvist...
*stats based on playoffs.
Match-up - Rangers (51 wins, 109 points) @ Devils (48 wins, 102 points)
Road/Home records - 24-12-5 -------------- 24-13-4
TV - NBCSN (HD), CBC (HD), RDS (HD)
Puck drop - 8:00 PM ET
Series score - 2-1 Rangers
Projected starting goalies - Henrik Lundqvist (NYR) vs. Martin Brodeur (NJ)
Battle of the stats
Goals for/against per game *
Tempers flared— both on the ice and between the benches— after Mike Rupp of the New York Rangers shoved New Jersey Devils goalie Martin Brodeur after getting called for a penalty during the third period of last night's matchup at the Prudential Center.
After Rupp was told to leave the ice, players from both teams got into a scrum in front of the Devils' net and the head...
Last night the New Jersey Devils came out flying, capitalized on some scoring chances early and didn't look back as they went on to defeat the Rangers 4-1 to tie the series at two wins a piece. Here are some notes on the game.
- I'll start with the Pete DeBoer - John Tortorella incident as that's what is getting all the talk right now. From DeBoer's perspective...
Practice for the New York Rangers went from optional to mandatory. Their attitude shifted from agitated to optimistic.
For the third straight series, the Eastern Conference's top-seeded team is all even through four games, and each time New York has headed into Game 5 off the disappointment of a loss that would have given the Rangers a commanding 3-1 edge.
The negative view...
New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist was nothing short of amazing during the Stanley Cup Playoffs and this was no different this past Saturday against the New Jersey Devils. Check out this save by the all world goalie Lundqvist as he stopped a Ilya Kovalchuk breakaway attempt with the game score still tied at 0-0.
Lundqvist Puts Stopper...
NBCSN ice level announcer/personality Pierre McGuire couldn't seem to say it enough as he kept mentioning the two outstanding players from Grand Forks, ND. While Zach Parise (2002-04) and Travis Zajac (2004-06) are former Fighting Sioux Hockey players - they never played hockey together during their time at UND. Parise left UND in 2004 after playing two season for the Fighting...
NEW YORK (May 22, 2012) – The National Hockey League announced today the schedule for the 2012 Stanley Cup Final.
Based on their superior regular-season point totals, either the New York Rangers or the New Jersey Devils will host Games One and Two of the best-of-seven Final, as well as Games Five and Seven. Games Three and Four will be hosted by the Western Conference champion...
from Larry Brooks of the NY Post, Maybe this is what John Tortorella meant by gamesmanship, maybe the Rangers’ coach defines that as racing to the front of his team’s bench for an exchange of angry words with Devils coach Pete DeBoer, a man whose presence he clearly cannot abide.
Maybe this latest incident, coming at 6:18 of last night’s third period after Mike Rupp punched...