Category Archives: AHL

RANGERS DROP EXHIBITION GAME ONE

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BY: THE NEW YORK RANGERS

EXHIBITION GAME ONE:

New Jersey Devils (1-0) 5, New York Rangers (0-1) 4
September 22, 2014
Madison Square Garden, NY, NY

Team/player notes:

Spreading the wealth … Ten different Rangers registered a point in the contest, including goaltender Cam Talbot.

3 Stars on Broadway

It’s Miller TimeJ.T. Miller recorded two assists and tied for the game-high with two takeaways in 14:26 of ice time. Miller split last season between the Rangers and Hartford (AHL), and established AHL career-highs in goals (15), assists (27), points (42), plus/minus rating (plus-10), and shots on goal (128) in 41 contests with the Wolf Pack. He registered two points in four playoff games with the Rangers, and ranked sixth on the Blueshirts in plus/minus rating (plus-three) in the 2014 playoffs. Continue reading

FUEHRING NAMED VOICE OF WARRIORS

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BY: Andy Zilch, Greenville Road Warriors

Greenville, SC: The Greenville Road Warriors, proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, announced today that Alan Fuehring will join the organization as the team’s play-by-play broadcaster and Media Relations Manager.

“We are excited to have Alan join our team,” said Road Warriors General Manager Chris Lewis. “Alan brings professional play-by-play experience to our booth and will also be a valued member of our ticket sales team. I think our fans will enjoy the way that he will deliver the excitement of Road Warriors hockey this season.”

Fuehring comes to the Road Warriors after spending last season with the Peoria Rivermen of the Southern Professional Hockey League. In addition to being Peoria’s play-by-play broadcaster, Fuehring also oversaw media relations, maintained the organization’s website and social media pages, and served as an account executive. The Morton, Illinois native was very active in the community and was a key corporate sales producer for the Rivermen. Continue reading

RANGERS ANNOUNCE TRAINING CAMP ROSTER

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2014 TRAINING CAMP ROSTER

BY: The New York Rangers

NEW YORK, September 17, 2014 – The New York Rangers announced the roster for their 2014 Training Camp today.

The Rangers are inviting 63 players to Training Camp, which begins tomorrow, Thursday, September 18 at MSG Training Center. Twenty-two of the 63 invitees represented the Rangers at the 2014 Traverse City Tournament.

The roster breakdown for Training Camp is as follows:

Forwards (37): Chris Bourque, Ryan Bourque, Derick Brassard, Nathan Burns, Anthony Duclair, Jesper Fast, Tanner Glass, Carl Hagelin, Ryan Haggerty, Kevin Hayes, Marek Hrivik, Keegan Iverson, Michael Kantor, Chris Kreider, Danny Kristo, Nickolas Latta, Paxton Leroux, Oscar Lindberg, Matthew Lombardi, Ryan Malone, Chris McCarthy, J.T. Miller, Dominic Moore, Chris Mueller, Rick Nash, Richard Nejezchleb, Logan Nelson, Josh Nicholls, Ryan Potulny, Michael St. Croix, Martin St. Louis, Lee Stempniak, Derek Stepan, Adam Tambellini, Nick Tarnasky, Andrew Yogan, Mats Zuccarello.

Defensemen (20): Conor Allen, Mat Bodie, Dan Boyle, Troy Donnay, Dan Girardi, Ryan Graves, Tommy Hughes, Matt Hunwick, Steven Kampfer, Kevin Klein, Michael Kostka, Ryan Mantha, Ryan McDonagh, Dylan McIlrath, John Moore, Samuel Noreau, Marc Staal, Dallas Valentine, Daniel Walcott, Petr Zamorsky.

Goaltenders (6): Cedrick Desjardins, Brandon Halverson, Henrik Lundqvist, Jason Missiaen, Mackenzie Skapski, Cam Talbot.

The players will begin on-ice activities on Friday, September 19 at 10:00 a.m. at MSG Training Center.

PACK ANNOUNCE ’14-’15 PROMOTIONAL SCHEDULE

hartford-wolf-pack-150x140WOLF PACK ANNOUNCE 2014-15 PROMOTIONAL SCHEDULE, TICKETS-ON-SALE DATE

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Single Game Tickets Available Starting Sept. 22

BY: Bob Crawford, Hartford Wolf Pack 

HARTFORD, September 16, 2014:  Global Spectrum, operators of the XL Center and Hartford Wolf Pack, today announced the schedule of promotional dates for the Wolf Pack’s 2014-15 season.  Also, single-game tickets for the Wolf Pack’s 2014-15 home schedule will go on sale this Monday, September 22 at 12 noon Eastern Time. Continue reading

RANGERS ANNOUNCE CAMP SCHEDULE

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BY: The New York Rangers 

NEW YORK, September 15, 2014 – The New York Rangers announced their schedule for 2014 Training Camp today.

The Rangers will begin Training Camp on Thursday, September 18 at MSG Training Center. All players will undergo physicals on Thursday, and will not be on the ice during the day. Rangers Head Coach Alain Vigneault will be available to speak to the media at 12:00 p.m. Continue reading

ROADIES ANNOUNCE TRAINING CAMP SCHEDULE AND ROSTER

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BY: Andy Zilch, Greenville Road Warriors

Greenville, SC: The Greenville Road Warriors, proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers, announced the 2014 training camp schedule and roster today.

Training camp will once again be held at the Official Practice Facility of the Greenville Road Warriors, The Pavillion in Taylors, South Carolina. Training Camp is open to the public and runs from Monday, October 6th until Thursday, October 16th. The dates for training camp are as follows: Continue reading

NEW NHL RULES – DIVING RULES REVISED – LOUGANIS DISAPPOINTED

rp_nhl_logo_thumb.jpgBY: The NHL

NEW YORK – The National Hockey League announced today a series of rules changes for the 2014-15 season, following approval earlier in the summer by the League’s Board of Governors and the National Hockey League Players’ Association:

Rule 1.8 – Rink – Goalkeeper’s Restricted Area

The trapezoid will be expanded by two feet from the goal post on both sides of the net.

Rule 23 – Game Misconduct Penalties Continue reading