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NHL Playoff Preview

It’s finally arrived. After a long 82 games, the best time of year is here. For six of the 16 participants, the NHL Playoffs gets going tonight. Sixteen teams can achieve their ultimate dream of winning the Stanley Cup. It’s … Continue reading

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Prince Raanta blanks the Kings in Rangers 3-0 shutout

If Henrik Lundqvist is King Henrik, then Antti Raanta is Prince Raanta. That’s what I’ve been calling him lately. All he does is play well in net. With Lundqvist missing another game, Raanta made his eighth consecutive start and pitched … Continue reading

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Lundqvist leads Blueshirts revival

A week ago, there were lingering questions as to what was wrong with Henrik Lundqvist. After getting chased by the Stars for seven goals on 27 shots in two periods last Tuesday, the popular 34-year old Swede was down to … Continue reading

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WCH2016: Europe humiliates USA 3-0

It was a disaster for #USA who lost the opener against #Europe 3-0. They now face a must win against favorite #Canada Tuesday. Continue reading

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Patrick Kane sweeps Hart and Lindsay in Awards

The NHL Awards went as expected with Patrick Kane sweeping league MVP and the Lindsay. Here’s the breakdown on each winner and the voting. Continue reading

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NHL Playoffs: Pearson’s overtime winner gets Kings back in series

Jonathan Quick and the Kings got off the mat winning Game 3 against the Sharks in overtime. Continue reading

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NHL Playoffs Day 6

It’s Day 6 of the NHL Playoffs. So, what’s in store on a fantastic 75 degree Monday in New York? There are three games on tap. The first one features the top seeded Capitals visiting the Flyers for Game 3. … Continue reading

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Brutal loss to Kings brings more questions for Rangers

It was deja vu all over again. Back at the scene of the 2014 Stanley Cup Final, the Rangers had a two-goal lead in the third period against the Kings. It turned into Groundhog Day at Staples Center. Predictably, they … Continue reading

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Deja Vu: Rangers blow lead to Kings and lose in overtime

In a game I barely paid attention to due to putting in some work time at home, the Rangers managed to blow one to the Kings falling 5-4 in overtime. Anyway you slice it, this was a bad loss. Sure. … Continue reading

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Game Preview: Kings visit MSG

Later tonight, the Rangers host the Kings at MSG. It’ll be the first of two meetings. The other is next month on March 17 during a three-game Californian Western trip with stops in Anaheim and San Jose. Two years ago, … Continue reading

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