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Michael Rupp rocks Paul Bissonnette's world

The big news from Michael Rupp vs Paul Bissonnette: BizNasty left last night’s brawl with a stream of blood over his left eye after getting rocked by Rupp. You had to figure, after BizNasty went on a three-game scoring streak, he’d be a little rusty in the fighting department. After his suddenly hot play, the Coyotes actually gave Biz 12 shifts last night against Minnesota....
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March 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Rangers trade Rupp to Minnesota

The Minnesota Wild and New York Rangers are trying to shake things up after getting off to slow starts by engaging in a trade. The Wild sent forward Darroll Powe and minor-league forward Nick Palmieri to the Rangers in exchange for forward Michael Rupp. The Wild also also recalled top prospect Charlie Coyle, who was expected to make his NHL debut on Monday against Phoenix. ...
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February 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Devils and Rangers start fighting two seconds after game starts (Video)

The New Jersey Devils and New York Rangers didn't waste any time getting the action going during Tuesday night's NHL game at MSG, as they couldn't wait to start fighting. After the referee dropped the puck, two players on both teams dropped the gloves, and play was stopped two seconds into the game. On one side of the ice, Devils forward Cam Janssen took on Rangers...
Via Holdout Sports
February 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Penguins lose Jordan Staal on Mike Rupp’s knee-on-knee hit

With 4:45 left their game against the New York Rangers on Friday night, the Pittsburgh Penguins witnessed just about the last thing they wanted to see right now: Center Jordan Staal in considerable pain after a knee-on-knee collision with former teammate Michael Rupp, having to eventually be helped from the ice. The Rangers won the game, 3-1. As for Staal, Josh Yohe of the Pittsburgh...
Via Puck Daddy
January 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Monday’s Three Stars: Rupp gets two at WC; other games indoors

Little did Brandon Prust realize that Rupp was thinking of someone else the whole time. No. 1 Star: Michael Rupp. New York Rangers There was plenty of unexpected drama at the Winter Classic, but the most unlikely element had to be Rupp playing the hero, scoring twice to get the Rangers back into a game that looked perilously close to slipping away. Not long after Rupp's second...
Via Puck Daddy
January 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Mike Rupp: Winter Classic veteran, unlikely hero for Rangers

PHILADELPHIA — Michael Rupp was seated in the New York Rangers' dressing room, located a few steps from the visitor's dugout in Citizens Bank Park. The black, beat-up dress hat that's given to an honored player after each Rangers victory rested on his head like an ill-fitting crown. "It needs a chin strap," he said. The media swarmed him, after his two goals...
Via Puck Daddy
January 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Best and Worst from the 2012 Winter Classic

The New York Rangers bested the Philadelphia Flyers by a score of 3-2 to win the 2012 installment of the Winter Classic. The game had a high tempo at times, was slow at other times but ultimately built to an exhilarating finish.  With that, here's a list of some of the best & worst players, and best and worst factors surrounding the game we took in today.  Best Michael...
Via Puck Drunk Love
January 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Winter Classic: Rangers Hold Off Flyers

And the last minute or so was a wild one- meant for television...And meant to showcase the idea of having the sport outside for a meaningful game of shinny...Michael Rupp scored twice ((The HQ knows... right?)), Braydon Schenn scored his first NHL goal, and the final minute had a power play, two pulled goalie situations, and Daniel Briere trying to even the score...((HT: NHL on NBC...
Via Online Sports Guys
January 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Mike Rupp regrets Jody Shelley ‘irrelevant’ taunt airing on HBO

PHILADELPHIA — Trash talk happens in every NHL game. But when that NHL game is captured by HBO's cameras and microphones, that trash talk can become a matter of public record. Just ask Michael Rupp of the New York Rangers. In Episode 3 of "HBO 24/7 Flyers Rangers", the rugged winger verbally pummeled Philadelphia Flyers enforcer Jody Shelley during a game at Madison...
Via Puck Daddy
January 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Panthers F dropped on one punch

Rangers Basher Mike Rupp got revenge against Tomas Kopecky of the Florida Panthers by pounding him in the face hockey style. Kopecky deserved every bit of that bit down for his cheap shot in front of the goal. This is hockey at its finest! The Rangers won the game 4-1.
Via Beer Mug Sports
December 30, 2011  |  Discuss
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