Monthly Archives: February 2019

The plot thickens for Zuccarello and Hayes

A day after losing streak home to Minnesota 4-1, the Rangers are gearing up to trade two of their best players. With Monday’s trade deadline at 3 PM fast approaching, it could happen anytime between now and then. That leaves … Continue reading

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Game #61: Triple Thursday – Devils 4, Senators 0

In a season full of bad goaltending, ironically enough two of the best stories surrounding this season’s Devils revolve around positives in net. First, it was Mackenzie Blackwood’s debut – which to this point has been nothing short of a … Continue reading

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Game #60: Throwback Tuesday – Penguins 4, Devils 3

As has been the case so often with the 2018-19 Devils, looking backwards has been more fun than looking at the present. That was the case again last night when the Devils had ’90’s night at the Prudential Center, which … Continue reading

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Game #59: Lundqvist carries determined Blueshirts to 2-1 victory over Hurricanes

SAVE BY LUNDQVIST!!!!! OH MY GOODNESS!!!!!! #NYR #LGR pic.twitter.com/IYiXixRTlU — Forever Blueshirts Gameday (@4BNYRGameday) February 20, 2019 Stop me if you’ve heard this before. The Blueshirts won a game thanks to Henrik Lundqvist. For the affable 36-year old veteran, it … Continue reading

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Game #58: Zuccarello and Hayes boost value in 6-5 Rangers loss to Penguins, Deadline a Week Away

Zucc on his 2-goal effort and the #NYR comeback that fell just short vs. the Pens ⬇️ pic.twitter.com/hn6A3OHIpU — New York Rangers (@NYRangers) February 17, 2019 When you lose games, there are no consolation prizes. Sure. The Rangers didn’t quit … Continue reading

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Game #59: Satisfactory Sunday – Devils 4, Sabres 1

For one of the rare times this season, the Devils are on the verge of one of Lou Brown’s winning streaks (i.e. more than two in a row). In fact today’s 4-1 win over the Sabres coming on the heels … Continue reading

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Games #57 and #58: The long nightmare is finally over

Perhaps it’s a good thing my recap streak ended yesterday. I just couldn’t even feign doing a writeup for the Devils’ latest fiasco in Chicago on Thursday where they blew another early 2-0 lead and once again Cory Schneider skated … Continue reading

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Game #57: Georgiev wins his third straight decision as Rangers finally get secondary scoring in 6-2 win over Sabres

Can we call this a “shorthanded goal?” #NYR pic.twitter.com/bad1AxiC6A — New York Rangers (@NYRangers) February 16, 2019 A picture is worth a thousand words. Can the Rangers freeze frame the goal above that Pavel Buchnevich set up Jimmy Vesey on … Continue reading

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Chytil becomes latest victim of the Quinn Bin

When the Rangers visit the Sabres tonight in Western New York, Filip Chytil will not be in the lineup. The talented 19-year old rookie who’s played in 55 of the team’s 56 games, is a healthy scratch. For whatever reason … Continue reading

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Recognize The History: Classic Rangers teams, players and traditions need to come back

In thinking about the atmosphere at last Friday’s special celebration of the 25th Year Anniversary of the 1993-94 Stanley Cup champion New York Rangers, there’s one thing that still stands out. It’s not what you might think. Truth be told, … Continue reading

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