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I know it doesn't matter because the Rangers lost anyway, but if Brad Richards would have scored the own goal on the Henrik Lundqvist all his clutchness this postseason would have been forgotten in one historically embarrassing flub......not sure I've ever seen that. If Lundqvist doesn't make the save, Richards sees that highlight in every NHL playoff highlight package for the rest of his life.Remember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at

Richards' play on puck deflected on own net

Missed it by that much. Rangers center Brad Richards didn’t have his best game in New York’s 5-3 loss to the Devils in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals Wedenesday night. Richards didn’t register a single point, and ended up -2 in plus/minus on the night. He did, however, manage to get four shots on goal—well, five if you count the one on his own net last night...

(Video) Brad Richards Shoots Puck on Own Goalie

For any aspiring NHL goaltenders out there, being aware of where the puck is at all time is a must. You always expect shots to becoming from the opposing, but it’s not too often that you see the puck coming at you off the stick of your own teammate. Well, with the Rangers and Devils deadlocked at three last night, that's exactly what happened. Obviously, Brad...

Video-The Brad Richards Almost Own-Goal

Lundqvist struggles as Rangers lose Game 5, 5-3

The New York Rangers played their best game of the postseason against the New Jersey Devils. Unfortunately, it was a night Henrik Lundqvist played his worst Call it bad timing. Whatever. The bottom line is the regular season's best team in the Eastern Conference is on the brink of elimination in the conference finals. Lundqvist gave up a postseason-high four goals on only...

ECF Game 6: Rangers at Devils

Series: Devils lead 3-2 NYR Leading Scorer: Brad Richards (6-8-14) NJD Leading Scorer: Ilya Kovalchuk (6-10-16) NYR Goaltender: Henrik Lundqvist (19 GS, 1.77 GAA, .930 SV%) NJD Goaltender: Martin Brodeur (17 GS, 2.04 GAA, .920 SV%) Rangers Projected Lines: Carl Hagelin-Brad Richards-Chris Kreider Brandon Dubinsky-Artem Anisimov-Ryan Callahan Ruslan Fedotenko-Derek Stepan-Marian...

Lundqvist Not Worried About Lack of Offense

Dan Rosen at was able to speak with Henrik Lundqvist about the Rangers lack of offense during the postseason..."Honestly, it's not a concern for me at all how many goals we score. I just try to focus on my game. My approach to the game and my mindset doesn't change no matter how many goals we score. A lot of times two or three goals have been enough. I try to...

All on Lundqvist

From Sean Hartnett at Alone stands a masked man in white.  He is the last line of defense.  His duty is to guard his post from an army of onrushing soldiers dressed in red with the mark of the demon across their chest. Henrik Lundqvist, the man that Rangers fans call ‘King Henrik,’ is faced with the task of not only keeping goals out of his net, but not allowing...

Rinne beats Lundqvist, now takes on another New Yorker in the Cover Vote

Pekka Rinne edged Henrik Lundqvist last night in Round 2 of the NHL 13 Cover Vote. Not only did Lundqvist get edged in a video game cover vote, he lost to the New Jersey Devils in Game 5, 5-3 and now face elimination.Now, Rinne will go against John Tavares of the New York Islanders. Nashville Predators fans, VOTE! GO! GO! GO! GO! GO!Read, 'Reasons to vote for Rinne instead of...

Rangers Are Calm Before Must Win Game

from Katie Strang of ESPN New York, The closest thing to a guarantee from the Rangers heading into a do-or-die Game 6 against the Devils on Friday? Coach John Tortorella’s prediction about his star goaltender Henrik Lundqvist’s impending performance: “He’ll play his best game tomorrow night,” Tortorella proclaimed. A later line of questioning prompted Tortorella to...

Rangers' season ends with overtime loss to Devils

Two previous series extended to seven games and two multi-goal comebacks in their final two games proved to be too much for the Rangers in the end. The Rangers' season ended without their first trip to the Stanley Cup finals since their last championship season in 1994, with Devils rookie Adam Henrique's scramble goal 63 seconds into overtime sending the Rangers...

It Sucks

Andrew Gross at the Bergen Record has these post game players quotes...Marc Staal..."sick, gross feeling in your stomach...It sucks."Henrik Lundqvist...“It’s just a horrible feeling. When it’s over, all the work you put in over the last couple of months, even the last eight months, it hurts.”Gross added that Ryan McDonagh looked the most devastated in the locker...

Rangers try to shake off demoralizing loss

Sometimes it is just easier to take getting blown out by five goals than to lose the way the New York Rangers did Wednesday night. After spotting the New Jersey Devils three early goals to open Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals, the Rangers dominated the action and stormed back to tie the score early in the third period. With their home arena rocking with the expectation...

Postgame: Rangers Fall Short of Completing Comeback Against Devils, Face Elimination on Friday

It all goes back to the starts.  For the fourth consecutive game in this Eastern Conference Final series, the New York Rangers shot themselves in the foot in the first period before even giving themselves a chance to win. In fact, this was the worst opening ten minutes of any game in the playoffs for New York, as they handed the New Jersey Devils a 3-0 lead in just the first 9...

Thursday (5/24/12) Heaadlines

Bergen Record - Devils push Rangers to the brink with 5-3 win at the Garden Bergen Record - Martin Brodeur, Henrik Lundqvist not at their best in Game 5 Bergen Record - Rangers notes: Brandon Dubinsky returns Bergen Record - Rangers-Devils stars in Game 5 New York Post - Devils get last laugh after Blueshirts erase 3-0 holeNew York Post - Gabby, Callahan finally deliverNew York...
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