RICK NASH RUMORS & GOSSIP
The New York Rangers (39-17-6) defeated the Nashville Predators (41-16-7) by a score of 4-1. For a box score, click here.
Full 60 minute game against the team with the best record in the NHL. When the Rangers play like they did tonight, they’re virtually impossible to beat.
Boy, were the Rangers good tonight. The Rangers played like a team that looked relaxed with the passing of...
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The New York Rangers acquired defensemen Keith Yandle and Chris Summers and a fourth-round draft pick in 2016 from the Arizona Coyotes on Sunday for defenseman John Moore, forward prospect Anthony Duclair, a second-round pick and a conditional first-round pick.
Yandle, 28, carries a $5.3 million salary-cap charge through the 2015-16 season...
NEW YORK (AP) Rangers forward Rick Nash, the No. 2 goal scorer in the NHL this season, is sitting out his first game of the season on Tuesday night due to neck spasms.
Nash, second to Washington's Alex Ovechkin with 37 goals in 58 games, didn't practice on Monday while taking a maintenance day. He was then scratched on Tuesday when the Rangers hosted the Calgary Flames.
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9 days ago
The suspense is building as the NHL approaches the trade deadline on March 2. The Nashville Predators have already started the festivities after trading veteran Olli Jokinen, prospect Brendan Leipsic and a 2015 first round pick to the Toronto Maple Leafs for depth center Mike Santorelli and offensive-defenseman Cody Franson.
Columbus Blue Jackets center Mark Letestu
Now that Santorelli’s...
After two mediocre years in New York, Nash is on pace for the best season of his career, and has already surpassed the 30-goal mark. Jesse Hartmann examines his season so far.
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Rick Nash strengthened his case for the Hart Trophy on Wednesday night.
The veteran forward gave an excellent performance for the New York Rangers in a 3-2 win over the Boston Bruins at Madison Square Garden.
Nash scored the first goal of the game on a breakaway at the 5:50 mark of the opening period. The goal was Nash’s 32nd of the season, which moved him ahead of Washington...
As we begin to head into the homestretch for the NHL season, the buzz surrounding individual awards is certainly going to start picking up. In relation to the Hart Trophy in particular, awarded to the league’s most valuable player, there are the usual host of names in the mix. Alex Ovechkin is there, as is Patrick Kane. Goaltenders like Carey Price and Pekka Rinne have a...
Anyone that has seen Rick Nash at any great length this season knows he’s playing at a Hart Trophy level. Despite his play however, he’s ‘only’ 16th in total points. Everyone knows the major award decision makers usually –heavily– favour the point producers; it’s how Erik Karlsson has a Norris trophy in his cabinet after
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Rick Nash has always been a solid penalty killer, a legitimate threat to provide offense even while down a man. Over his career, Nash has 20 shorthanded goals, with three already coming this season. Nash is so efficient on the PK because he has that rare combination of hockey IQ and skill. He uses these
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Currently Rick Nash, a member of the New York Rangers, is on pace to score 52 goals this year along with 38 assists for 90 points. Both the on pace goals and points would eclipse career highs of 41 goals and 79 points.
This is a stark contrast to last season when he finished with just 26 goals and 13 assists for 39 points. Along with only three goals in 25 playoff games. So what...