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RANGERS: LINDBERG RETURNED TO HARTFORD

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 BY: The New York Rangers

NEW YORK, February 24, 2015 – New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather announced today that the team has reassigned forward Oscar Lindberg to the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL).

Lindberg recorded two shots on goal and was credited with three hits while making his NHL debut tonight against the Calgary Flames. He became the first Ranger to wear No. 48 in a regular season game in franchise history.

The 23-year-old has registered 16 goals and 20 assists for 36 points, along with a plus-five rating and 50 penalty minutes in 54 games with the Wolf Pack this season.

CHAIMOVITCH: AHL REALIGNMENT ANNOUNCED (HOWLINGS TOLD YOU SO!)

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AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUE APPROVES FORMATION OF PACIFIC DIVISION FOR 2015-16 SEASON 

BY: Jason Chaimovitch, American Hockey League

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … American Hockey League President and CEO David Andrews announced today that the league’s Board of Governors has formally and unanimously approved the steps necessary to create a Pacific Division within the AHL beginning with the 2015-16 season. Continue reading

GAVRIEL: STATISTICAL LOOK AT WHO RANGERS SHOULD TARGET ON D

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BY: Adam Gavriel, Special to Howlings

Last week Howlings looked into breaking down some possible forwards (HERE) the New York Rangers might consider targeting to acquire at the March 2nd trading deadline. Now, a look at who could be on the radar for the blueline.

Many believe another area the New York Rangers should target for improving is a 3LD. Matt Hunwick and John Moore have been underwhelming in that position, but the reality is that if they are going to get a trip down, “Hero’s Canyon” in late Spring, it’s a position that will need to be upgraded relatively cheaply given the lack of cap space and lack of trading depth.

As the deadline approaches, some names have emerged and are being bandied about as potential trade targets for the league. Some of those names include: Andrej Sekera (Carolina), Jake Gardiner (Toronto), Jeff Petry (Edmonton), and Marc Methot (Ottawa). Continue reading

CANTLON: PACK WINNING STREAK ENDS AT 6 after 3-2 HWP LOSS!

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BY: Gerry Cantlon, Howlings

The Hartford Wolf Pack came within inches of another late game heroic comeback, but ultimately fell short in a 3-2 loss in Syracuse to the Crunch on Saturday night. The loss, the first in regulation for the Pack in the last seven games in which they were 6-0-1, was the last for the New York Rangers’ AHL affiliate before the league takes off for its All-Star Break.

The game winning goal came off the stick of that noted Wolf Pack thorn, Mike Angelidis. Continue reading

RANGERS: REVENGE IS A DISH BEST SERVED COLD…IT’S MIGHTY COLD ON THE ICE

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NEW YORK RANGERS at LOS ANGELES KINGS
Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, 10:30 p.m. ET
STAPLES CenterLos Angeles, CA
Rangers: 22-11-4 (48 pts)
Kings: 19-12-9 (47 pts)

BY: The New York Rangers

TONIGHT’S GAME
The Rangers continue their three-game road trip and conclude a back-to-back set against the Los Angeles Kings at STAPLES Center (10:30 p.m. ET —TV: MSG Network; Radio: ESPN Radio 98.7 FM – joined in progress). The Blueshirts enter tonight’s contest on a three-game winning streak. The Rangers have won 15 of their last 19 contests (15-4-0), including 13 of their last 16 games (13-3-0) and 11 of their last 12 contests (11-1-0). The Blueshirts have also earned at least one point in 25 of their last 33 contests (21-8-4), including 18 of their last 23 games (16-5-2). New York has posted a 22-11-4 record this season (48 pts), following a 4-1 victory last night against the Anaheim Ducks. The Kings enter tonight’s contest with a 19-12-9 record this season (47 pts), following a 7-6 overtime loss against the Nashville Predators on Saturday in Los Angeles. Continue reading

STANLEY CUP FINALS: “THE THRILL OF VICTORY AND THE AGONY OF DEFEAT”

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NEW YORK RANGERS -2 at LOS ANGELES KINGS -3 (2OT)

  • Friday, June 13, 8:00 p.m. ET
  • STAPLES Center – Los Angeles, CA
  • Rangers: 13-12 (1-4)*
  • Kings: 16-10 (4-1)*

*Record in the playoffs (record in the series)

BY: The New York Rangers

Team notes:

  • The Rangers were defeated by the Los Angeles Kings, 3-2, in the second overtime tonight in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final at STAPLES Center. The Rangers are eliminated from the playoffs after losing the best-of-seven series four games to one.

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STANLEY CUP FINALS: GM 5: TO LIVE OR DIE IN LA

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NEW YORK RANGERS at LOS ANGELES KINGS

*Record in the playoffs (record in the series) 

TONIGHT’S GAME

The Rangers will face off against the Los Angeles Kings tonight, June 13, at STAPLES Center (8:00 p.m. ET — TV: NBC Network; Radio: ESPN 98.7), in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final. The Blueshirts trail the best-of-seven series, three games to one, following their 2-1 victory in Game 4 on Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden. New York enters tonight’s contest with a 226-244-8 record all-time in 478 playoff contests (127-94-2 at home; 99-150-6 on the road). Continue reading