Tag Archives: Henrik Lundqvist

RANGERS: RANGERS CONTINUE DOMINANCE OVER PHILLY AT MSG

new-york-rangers_thumb13-150x150      VERSUS       philly-cheese-steak-sandwiches-lg

BY: The New York Rangers

NEW YORK RANGERS vs. PHILADELPHIA FLYERS
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 8:00 p.m. ET
Madison Square Garden – New York, NY
Flyers: 7-8-2 (16 pts)
Rangers: 8-7-4 (20 pts)

Team notes:

  • The Rangers have won nine consecutive regular season home games against the Flyers, dating back to March 6, 2011. Prior to their current streak, the last time the Blueshirts won at least nine straight regular season home games against one NHL team was when they recorded 11 consecutive wins against the Flyers at home from January 14, 1990 to November 4, 1992. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, the Rangers’ streak of 11 consecutive regular season home wins against Philadelphia is the longest the Blueshirts have had against one NHL team in franchise history.

Continue reading

RANGERS: TONIGHT, THE RETURN OF THE DEL ZOTTO

new-york-rangers_thumb13-150x150BY: The New York Rangers

NY RANGERS vs. PHILADELPHIA FLYERS
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 8:00 p.m. ET
Madison Square GardenNew York, NY
Flyers: 7-7-2 (16 pts)
Rangers: 7-7-4 (18 pts)

TONIGHT’S GAME
The Rangers host the Philadelphia Flyers at Madison Square Garden (8:00 p.m. ET —TV: NBC Sports Network; Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM). The Rangers have earned a point in 10 of their last 14 games (6-4-4) and in eight of their last 10 home games (5-2-3). New York has posted a 7-7-4 record (18 pts) this season, following a 5-1 loss against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday at MSG. The Flyers have posted a 7-7-2 record (16 pts) this season, following a 6-3 loss against in Montreal Saturday. Continue reading

RANGERS: “…JUST A TOTAL DISASTER…”

new-york-rangers_thumb13-150x150       VERSUS      tampa-bay1-150x144

NY RANGERS -1 vs. TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING -5
Monday, Nov. 17, 7:00 p.m. ET
Madison Square GardenNew York, NY
Lightning: 13-4-2 (28 pts)
Rangers: 7-7-4 (18 pts)

Team notes:

  • New York was 1-for-3 (4:40) on the power play in the contest. The Rangers have registered a power play goal in consecutive games (2-for-7; 28.6%), three of the last four games (3-for-14; 21.4%), and five of the last eight contests (6-for-24; 25%).
  • The Rangers were credited with 25 hits in the contest. Thirteen different skaters recorded at least one hit in the game, while six different skaters registered at least two.

Continue reading

RANGERS – LIGHTNING THEME TONIGHT: “FOR A FEW DOLLARS MORE”

new-york-rangers_thumb13-150x150

NY RANGERS vs. TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING
Monday, Nov. 17, 7:00 p.m. ET
Madison Square GardenNew York, NY
Lightning: 12-4-2 (26 pts)
Rangers: 7-6-4 (18 pts)

BY: The New York Rangers

TONIGHT’S GAME
The Rangers host the Tampa Bay Lightning at Madison Square Garden (7:00 p.m. ET —TV: MSG Network; Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM). The Rangers have earned a point in 10 of their last 13 games (6-3-4) and in eight of their last nine home games (5-1-3). New York has posted a 7-6-4 record (18 pts) this season, following a 3-2 shootout loss against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday, Nov. 15 at CONSOL Energy Center. The Lightning have posted a 12-4-2 record (26 pts) this season, following a 5-2 victory against the New York Islanders on Saturday, Nov. 15 in Tampa Bay. Continue reading

RANGERS: LOOKING TO REGROUP IN STEEL CITY

new-york-rangers_thumb13-150x150         VERSUS         pittsburgh1-150x140

BY: The New York Rangers

NEW YORK RANGERS at PITTSBURGH PENGUINS
Saturday, Nov. 15, 7:00 p.m. ET
CONSOL Energy CenterPittsburgh, PA
Rangers: 7-6-3 (17 pts)
Penguins: 10-3-1 (21 pts)*

TONIGHT’S GAME
The Rangers face off against the Pittsburgh Penguins in a Metropolitan Division matchup at CONSOL Energy Center (7:00 p.m. ET —TV: MSG Network; Radio: ESPN 98.7 FM). The Rangers have earned a point in nine of their last 12 games (6-3-3). New York has posted a 7-6-3 record (17 pts) this season, following a 4-3 shootout loss against the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday, Nov. 13 at Madison Square Garden. The Penguins have posted an 11-3-1 record (23 pts) this season after last night’s 2-1 win in Toronto. Continue reading

RANGERS: SNOWBALLED BY THE AVALANCHE

new-york-rangers_thumb13-150x150      VERSUS      colorado1-150x1251

NY RANGERS -3 vs. COLORADO AVALANCHE -4 (Shootout)
Thursday, Nov. 13, 7:00 p.m. ET
Madison Square Garden – New York, NY
Avalanche: 5-8-5 (15 pts)
Rangers: 7-6-3 (17 pts)

BY: The New York Rangers

Team notes:

  • The Rangers have earned at least one point in nine of their last 12 contests (6-3-3) and in eight of their last nine home games (5-1-3).

Continue reading

CANTLON’S CORNER: KABERLE COMING TO HARTFORD

gerry-150x130BY: Gerry Cantlon, Howlings

Cantlon’s Corner has confirmed from organizational sources that requested to remain anonymous that Tomas Kaberle, the 36 year old NHL veteran defenseman who played last season with HC Kladno of the Czech Elite League, will sign an AHL PTO deal with the Hartford Wolf Pack Friday morning and will skate with the New York Rangers top development team Friday night against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers.

Kaberle will then likely play in one of the two other weekend games, either in Bridgeport on Saturday night or on Sunday afternoon at the XL Center against the Manchester Monarchs. The Rangers will be evaluating the veteran defenseman to determine if they should sign him to an NHL deal.  Continue reading