The Rangers won Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals as they defeated the Capitals 3-1.
Marian Gaborik and Brian Boyle scored minutes apart in the second period to break open a tight game, and the top-seeded New York Rangers opened their first-round Eastern Conference series with a 4-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Thursday night.
The Rangers are tops in the East for the first time since Mark Messier led them to their last Stanley Cup championship 18 years ago.
Semyon Varlamov stopped the Rangers cold with 41-save effort as New York lost to Colorado 3-1.
No excuses. The Rangers must figure out a way to measure up to the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Defenseman Johnny Oduya scored his first goal for Chicago with 5:56 left in the third period to snap a tie in the Blackhawks’ 4-3 comeback victory over the New York Rangers on Friday night.
New York won its third straight despite playing without captain Ryan Callahan, who missed the game because of a bruised right foot.
Derek Stepan lifted the Rangers past the Columbus Blue Jackets in overtime. The Blueshirts won 3-2 in an entertaining and controversial game.
Neil Keefe is joined by Brian Monzo to talk about the first-place Rangers, the possibility of Rick Nash in New York and the Foo Fighters at the Grammy’s.
Henrik Lundqvist made 42 saves for his NHL-leading seventh shutout of the season, and the New York Rangers beat the Boston Bruins 3-0 on Tuesday night to widen the gap between the top two teams in the Eastern Conference.
Ryan Callahan scored three goals, helping the New York Rangers continue their dominance over Philadelphia with a 5-2 victory on Saturday.
It may cause chest pain, but Rangers fans are going to have to get used to late ties and tight-scoring games — especially in the playoffs.
The Rangers continued their dominance over the Philadelphia Flyers as they won 5-2 at Madison Square Garden on Sunday afternoon.
It’s been a long time since we’ve had good reason to complain about the Rangers. So what needs to change?
As good as the Rangers have been, they are still a work in progress and a team that has to continue to grow to prove their worth as a top team in the league.