Found December 18, 2011 on NY Rangers Blog:
PLAYERS: Marc Staal
TEAMS: New York Rangers
Andrew Gross at Rangers Rants gives us this optimistic view of Marc Staal's possible return from post concussion syndrome..."The upside for the Rangers is that Staal continues to skate hard without setbacks and is intensifying his off-ice workouts to regain strength and conditioning. He's still out indefinitely but the signs are definitely there that he'll be able to return to the Rangers' lineup, possibly still with a good portion of the season left to be played."...i'm not going to get too excited about this until I see his name penciled into the line-up. And even then, after seeing what just happened to Crosby I'm not sure how comfortable I'm going to be with him out there....having said that, it's real encouraging to see Staal recovering so nicely.Remember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at

Guest Post: Derek Stepan Appreciation

This weekend’s guest post comes courtesy of Jordan Ozer (poster: JordanO), who put together a nice Derek Stepan appreciation post. Thanks for the contribution Jordan, great job.  As a reminder, if you want to have your own guest post, feel free to email us and let us know. We run these on Sunday’s. Derek Stepan Appreciation Post - Jordan Ozer I am prejudiced to like Derek Stepan...

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Press Release: Rangers Recall Stu Bickel From Connecticut

New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather announced today that defenseman Stu Bickel has been recalled from the Connecticut Whale of the American Hockey League (AHL) on an emergency basis. Bickel, 25, has recorded two points (one goal and one assist) and a plus-two rating in the last four games.  In 27 games [...]

Jan Levine: Game 30: NYR 3 PHX 2, Gabby, Biron & Richards Step Up, Shorthanded D

Saturday's win over Phoenix, as thrilling as it was, is now a faded memory given the issues on the blue line for the Rangers. Yes, Marion Gaborik had two, including the 300th of his career; Brad Richards played Beat the Clock and did by .1 to win the game; and, Martin Biron played well enough to pick up the victory, but those two points while nice, mean little now. During...

Video: Richards beats buzzer

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Coyotes lose on last-second goal to Rangers

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Defenseman Lee Baldwin Re-joins Whale

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Blog: Roadblock to the Winter Classic

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Injuries hit Rangers’ defensive unit at just the wrong time

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Congrats on 300 Goals Marian

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Rangers' Richards nets winner in final second

Brad Richards scored the winning goal with 0.1 seconds left as the New York Rangers beat the Phoenix Coyotes 3-2 on Saturday night.

Richards' buzzer-beater gives Rangers win over Phoenix

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Phoenix Coyotes lose to New York Rangers as time expires

Puck crosses line with .1 seconds on the clock to give the Rangers a 3-2 victory.
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