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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

rp_new-york-r.gifRANGERS ANNOUNCE TRAINING CAMP SCHEDULE

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

rp_greenville-road-warriors_thumb16.gifRoad Warriors Announce Training Camp Schedule and Roster

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

DANBURY WHALERS ANNOUNCE HOME SCHEDULE

rp_danbury-whalers_thumb.jpgDanbury Whalers Announce 2014-15 Home Schedule

BY: Herm Sorcher, Danbury Whalers

The Danbury Whalers, proud members of the 5th year Federal Hockey League have announced their 2014-15 season game schedule.  The club will play 56 games with 30 at home and 26 on the road.

The puck drops for the season on Friday, October 17th when the Whalers travel to Watertown.  This is the earliest the Federal Hockey League season has ever started.  This is also the first time the Whalers have opened the season on the road.

The Danbury Whalers first home game comes the following night on Saturday, October 18th at 7:35 pm when the Whalers complete a home and home series with Watertown. Continue reading

ZILCH: ROADIES CONTINUE MAKING SIGNINGS

rp_greenville-road-warriors_thumb5.gifRoad Warriors Continue to Make Free Agency Splash with More AHL Experience

BY: Andy Zilch, Greenville Road Warriors

Greenville, SC: Today the Greenville Road Warriors, proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers, announced the signing of defenseman Dallas Jackson and forwards Pat Mullane. In addition, the Road Warriors have signed forward Paul Rodrigues.

“Dallas has the tools to be a shut down defenseman and can play with the top power play unit. He is a guy who will log a lot of minutes and I am excited to have this type of defenseman join the team,” Coach Dean Stork said. “Pat has very good habits and strong attention to detail. This is what has made him a smart and talented player. We feel these players can help us work toward our goal of bringing a championship to the city of Greenville.” Continue reading