Monthly Archives: March 2008

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Rangers v. Islanders right now on MSG

End of the game – Avery added an empty net goal to make it 4-1 Rangers. Solid defensive game, Lundqvist came up big when he had to and the offense chipped in. The Rangers haven’t lost in regulation in 11 … Continue reading

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Rangers drop one to Isles in shootout.

In a game that was mostly dominated by the New York Rangers, the other New York team took away the two points. Derek’s recap covers the stats, I’ll provide some analysis from my point of view. – Henrik Lundqvist spent … Continue reading

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Dubi and Tambellini give Isles upper hand

On a night where the Islanders were without All-Star netminder Rick DiPietro, the more desperate team from Nassau County came into the Garden and earned a 4-3 shootout victory over the Rangers. They can credit backup Wade Dubielewicz and rookie … Continue reading

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Same lineup for the Rangers tonight

The Rangers and Islanders faceoff in seconds, with the Rangers fielding the same lineup as Sunday afternoon. Ryan Hollweg, Petr Prucha and Jason Strudwick will be the healthy scratches. No Rick DiPietro tonight, as he’s out due to personal reasons. … Continue reading

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Ovechkin hits 50 in style

There are nights where you are lucky to be a sportsfan. For our sport, this was one of those special nights courtesy of Washington Capital sniper Alexander Ovechkin. The 22 year-old league leading finisher entered yesterday’s home contest against Boston … Continue reading

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Big win for the Blueshirts and Monday afternoon update

As a Ranger fan, it pains me to see any starting goalie get pulled early in a game. I’m sure I’m not alone in this, but you have to admit, yesterday’s game was an extremely entertaining game. Derek has a … Continue reading

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Rangers take fourth straight via shootout

Not surprisingly, the big Atlantic match-up between the Rangers and Flyers needed extra time to decide who would get the two points. That it required a shootout also wasn’t very startling as neither team could get the kind of opportunity … Continue reading

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Carter draws Flyers even

Jeff Carter remains red hot as he got his second of the contest by getting to a rebound and backhanding it out of mid-air past Valiquette to tie it at four. It was off another four-on-four. Maybe the Rangers should … Continue reading

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Two periods complete

Things kind of settled down. The Rangers got the only goal of the second from Backman. Valiquette made a couple of timely stops including getting across to stop Daniel Briere. He’s been sharp but the Flyers also missed the net … Continue reading

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