Found February 09, 2012 on Miami Herald:
The New York Rangers will try to rebound from a controversial loss when they welcome the Tampa Bay Lightning for tonight's battle at Madison Square Garden.

Tortorella Must Focus On Richards

The Rangers played two abysmal periods against the Devils Tuesday night and despite a better third (and a shocking refereeing decision in waiving off a late tying goal), they deserved to lose. That said, this is a tight-knit bunch who know how they need to play and (usually) play their style of game well. The Rangers listen to their coach. Now that Tortorella has his team singing...

Power-play woes hindering Lightning progress

The set-up was perfect. The Tampa Bay Lightning was coming off a rousing 6-3 home victory Saturday against their heated state and division rival, the first-place Florida Panthers. It was a game that featured a Martin St. Louis hat trick to mark his landmark 900th career NHL game, league-scoring leader Steven Stamkos 34th goal and another important step forward for the Bolts on...

Postgame: Rangers Robbed of a Point in Loss to Devils

I'm not going to sit here and sugarcoat a loss because of a bad call at the end of the game, so don't allow the title of tonight's postgame fool you. But the New York Rangers rightfully tied the New Jersey Devils in the third period, 1-1, with just 3 seconds remaining on the clock this evening, however they were robbed of that goal because of poor judgment by the officials...

Tortorella: NHL should adopt NFL-like review

New York Rangers coach John Tortorella wants hockey to adopt an NFL-style review system for the last minute of a game, he said in a pregame news conference Thursday.

Mikkelson Making the Next Step with Bolts

Hockey was a big part of family life for Brendan Mikkelson when he was growing up in St. Albert, Alberta. Bill Mikkelson, who played with three NHL teams in the 1970s, and his wife, Betsy, loaded Brendan and his older sister Meaghan in the car ...

Rangers rebound, beat Bolts in OT

NEW YORK (AP) - Brad Richards scored 3:37 into overtime to give the New York Rangers a 4-3 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night. New York's Brian Doyle tied it at 10:13 of the third period, pouncing on a loose puck and driving it...

Nothing Better Than A Torts Fist Pump After An OT Goal

You can criticize John Tortorella all you want, but the guy cares about this team tremendously......not sure there's another coach in the league that gets as fired up after an overtime win than Torts.Remember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at

PHT: It looks like Mattias Ohlund’s season is done

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NHL fines Lightning F Moore

The National Hockey League fined Tampa Bay Lightning forward Dominic Moore $2,500 on Friday.

Video: Gaborik, Lundqvist, Callahan Talk After Loss to New Jersey

… a heart breaking missed call? Yes, indeed it was. But also do not discount the fact that the Rangers played flat mostly all night and the offense, and of course the powerless play, were down right awful.  Unfortunately for the Blueshirts, the Devils were the better team tonight.  But still sucks that they were [...]

Tampa Bay Lightning falls 4-3 in overtime to New York Rangers

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Stingy Kings defense too much for Lightning

Kyle Clifford's goal through the legs of Dwayne Roloson midway through the second period helped Los Angeles beat the Lightning 3-1, snapping the Bolts' string of seven consecutive games with at least a point (6-0-1) and dropping them below the .500 mark.
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