Category Archives: Battle News

Game #7: That losing feeling, Crosby burns Rangers, McDonagh awful in 5-4 OT loss

1 goal and 3 assists on the night. …And 11 career OT goals. The same number as Mario Lemieux. Not to shabby, @malkin71_. pic.twitter.com/6lBd3UKCcx — Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) October 18, 2017 Losing is contagious. Similar to winning, it can drive … Continue reading

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Rangers claim Adam Cracknell, get ready for Blues tonight

With a day off on Columbus Day, the Rangers made a move claiming forward Adam Cracknell off waivers. The 32-year old from Saskatoon spent last year with the Stars setting career highs in games (69), goals (10), assists (6), points … Continue reading

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Brian the Buffalo Psychic! Sabres blogger accurately calls the Eichel extension

Occasionally, we bloggers get something right. Even if we’re joking. Earlier this morning, loyal Buffalo fan Brian said that Jack Eichel signed a contract extension worth an average of $10 million over eight years. When he said it in our … Continue reading

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Even cancer can’t stop Brian Boyle’s fighting spirit

The news came down this afternoon about Brian Boyle. A well respected player who made his mark with the Rangers helping them reach their only Stanley Cup Final since 1994, the affable 32-year old center who is set to begin … Continue reading

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Rangers begin camp with changes

New Post: It’s finally hockey 🏒 time. A look at #NYR camp competition. Continue reading

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Rangers, Zibanejad agree on new five year contract worth $5.35 million per season

As the clock passed 9 AM this morning, nothing had happened yet. However, the Rangers and Mika Zibanejad were able to agree during salary arbitration on a new five year contract that’ll pay him an average of $5.35 million per … Continue reading

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A Fast resolution for Rangers

Earlier today, the Rangers and restricted free agent Jesper Fast reached agreement on a new contract. It was a Fast resolution with the 25-year old checking right wing and the club agreeing to a new three-year deal worth an average … Continue reading

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Happy 4th! Rangers sign Desharnais, Kovalchuk stays home

On the 4th of July, the Rangers filled one spot by signing David Desharnais for one year, $1 million. It’s a low risk move in hopes that the undersized, speedy veteran center can play fourth line. There once was a … Continue reading

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The Latest on eve of July 1: Sabres acquire Scandella, Devils all in on Shattenkirk

As July 1 approaches, the Devils are after Shattenkirk and Sabres make a move getting Scandella and Pominville. Continue reading

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Rangers re-sign Smith, why Gorton should be careful with July fireworks set to begin

The Rangers must be careful with how they spend this summer with better potential UFA in ’18 and ’19. Continue reading

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