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NHL Draft: Rangers go heavy on D, pass up Wilde for 17-year old goalie Lindbom

Day Two of the NHL Draft was mostly about defense for the Rangers. Of the six players selected, four were D meaning that the team totaled six blueliners over the two days. Six of the ten picks are D. While … Continue reading

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Rangers pass on Wahlstrom to take Kravtsov ninth overall, trade up for K’Andre Miller and grab Nils Lundkvist in wild first round

The first round of the NHL Draft was completed Friday night in Dallas. It marked the first time they hosted one. Maybe it should be the only instance with some unruly fans booing commissioner Gary Bettman as he spoke about … Continue reading

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Vesey’s first career hat trick leads Blueshirts to victory over Canes

It started out not so good. By night’s finish, Jimmy Vesey more than made up for a bad power play shift. His first career NHL hat trick led the Blueshirts to a nice 6-3 home victory over the Hurricanes at … Continue reading

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Halak keeps Islanders alive while Leafs lose

The Islanders are still alive. Barely. Behind Jaroslav Halak, they shutout the Hurricanes 3-0 in Raleigh Thursday night. The resurgent goalie who replaced Thomas Greiss by regaining his job made 29 saves. If they do somehow make the playoffs, they … Continue reading

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Game #8 Bickell beats the buzzer as Rangers fall to Hurricanes 3-2

Game Story: Rangers beat by the buzzer in yucky loss to the Canes. #NYR Continue reading

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Rangers lose Stalberg, sign Grabner

In what amounted to a quiet and expected Canada Day, the Rangers added Michael Grabner after losing Viktor Stalberg. Continue reading

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Devils done in by Canes 3-2

If only they could’ve won this one, who knows what may have happened. Instead, the Devils will be lamenting a lost opportunity to gain in the race for the final wild card. They dropped a tough game to the Canes … Continue reading

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Lundqvist makes 33 saves for 56th career shutout in 3-0 win over Canes

The Rangers stayed hot behind 33 saves from Henrik Lundqvist in a 3-0 shutout of the Canes. Continue reading

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Around The League: Eichel scores in NHL debut, Lightning win 3-on-3 roller derby

It was an exciting Night 2 in the NHL with Jack Eichel scoring in his Sabres debut. Plus a wild and wacky 3 on 3 overtime in Tampa. Continue reading

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Ranking the Metro Division’s Top 10 Centers

The Metro Division features some of the league’s best centers. In fact, some marquee stars make up the top five. It consists of former Hart winners and finalists for MVP. With a strong crop along with some emerging stars, it’s … Continue reading

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