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HAWK’S EYE: DAMIEN HESS, KEEPIN’ THE PACK ON THE ICE

Hess Action Shot

 

BY: Bob Crawford Hartford Wolf Pack

Longevity and continuity are not often hallmarks of pro hockey in general, and the minor pro level in particular.

The Hartford Wolf Pack, however, have largely been an exception to that truism, with General Manager Jim Schoenfeld in his 11th season with the team, Ken Gernander in his seventh year as head coach, and Assistant Coach Pat Boller in year number seven in that role.

The stability also extends to the training room, with Athletic Trainer Damien Hess having celebrated his 1000th game in pro hockey this past Wednesday, when the Wolf Pack defeated the Worcester Sharks 2-1 in Worcester. Continue reading

REGULAR SEASON ENDS TONIGHT FOR RANGERS

ny-ranger-logo-150x145NY RANGERS at LES HABS
Saturday, Apr. 12, 7:00 p.m. ET
Bell CentreMontreal, QC
Rangers: 45-31-5 (95 pts)
Canadiens: 45-28-8 (98 pts)

 BY: The New York Rangers

TONIGHT’S GAME:

The Rangers will face off against the Montreal Canadiens at Bell Centre (7:00 p.m. ET — TV: MSG Network; Radio: ESPN 98.7), as they play their final game of the regular season.

The Blueshirts currently rank second in the Metropolitan Division standings, and fifth in the Eastern Conference, with a record of 45-31-5 (95 pts). Continue reading

MCDONAGH RANGERS MVP / PLAYER’S PLAYER

610x-24RYAN MCDONAGH NAMED
2013-14 NEW YORK RANGERS’ TEAM MVP
WINNER OF THE PLAYERS’ PLAYER AWARD

BY: The New York Rangers

New York, April 11, 2014 – The New York Rangers announced today that Ryan McDonagh was named the Rangers’ MVP and received the Players’ Player Award for the 2013-14 season.

The Rangers’ MVP award was voted on by the New York Rangers media. McDonagh is the first defenseman to receive the award since Brian Leetch in 2002-03. He is also the 10th defenseman to be selected as the Rangers’ MVP since the award’s inception following the 1941-42 season, joining Leetch, James Patrick, Barry Beck, Dave Maloney, Brad Park, Harry Howell, Bill Gadsby, Hy Buller, and Ott Heller. Continue reading

RANGERS CLINCH 2ND – TO FACE FLYERS OR JACKETS

ny-ranger-logo-150x145       VERSUS      Buffalo

NEW YORK RANGERS -2 vs. BUFFALO SABRES -1

BY: New York Rangers

Team notes:

  • The Rangers defeated the Buffalo Sabres, 2-1, tonight at Madison Square Garden in the final home game of the regular season. With the win, and Philadelphia’s regulation loss, the Rangers clinch second place in the Metropolitan Division, and home-ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs. Continue reading

GRUMET-MORRIS MUST BE FEELING BETTER – MISSIAEN SENT TO GREENVILLE

greenville-road-warriors211Jason Missiaen Reassigned to Road Warriors; Carlson Released

BY: Andy Zilch, Greenville Road Warriors

Greenville, SC: Today the Road Warriors announced goaltender Jason Missiaen has been reassigned to Greenville by the New York Rangers from the Hartford Wolf Pack.

Missiaen returns to the Road Warriors after a 13-day stint with the Wolf Pack where he did not appear in action. The 6-foot-8 netminder has posted a 14-4-1 record, a .924 save percentage and a 2.60 goals against average while with the Road Warriors this season. Missiaen has gone 11-2-0 in his last 13 starts with the Road Warriors. His stellar play in net earned him the ECHL Goaltender of the Week honors for the week of February 10th-16th. Continue reading

RANGERS NEED TWO POINTS AGAINST HAPLESS SABRES

ny-ranger-logo-150x145NY RANGERS vs. BUFFALO SABRES
Thursday, Apr. 10, 7:00 p.m. ET
Madison Square GardenNY, NY
Rangers: 44-31-5 (93 pts)
Sabres: 21-49-9 (51 pts)

BY: The New York Rangers

TONIGHT’S GAME:

The Rangers will face off against the Buffalo Sabres at Madison Square Garden (7:00 p.m. ET — TV: MSG Network; Radio: ESPN 98.7), as they play their final home game of the regular season.

The Blueshirts currently rank second in the Metropolitan Division standings, and fifth in the Eastern Conference, with a record of 44-31-5 (93 pts).

The Rangers enter the contest having beaten the Carolina Hurricanes, 4-1, on Tuesday at Madison Square Garden. Continue reading

FOR RANGERS, HURRICANES ARE A BREEZE

ny-ranger-logo-150x145      VERSUS       Caolina

NEW YORK RANGERS -4 vs. CAROLINA HURRICANES -1

BY: The New York Rangers

Team notes:

  • The Rangers defeated the Carolina Hurricanes, 4-1, tonight at Madison Square Garden in the second game of a three-game homestand. The Blueshirts are now 9-3-1 in their last 13 games, including an 8-2-1 record in their last 11 contests. Continue reading