Bobby Ryan

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Top 10 Active NHL Players From New York And New Jersey

The great states of N.Y. and N.J. aren’t exactly known as a breeding ground for star hockey players, though there are quite a few people who’d say differently.

07/24/2014

Kyle Okposo (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

No Ryan? No Okposo? USA Hockey GM Explains Much-Debated Olympic Roster

USA Hockey used to have it relatively easy picking players for the Olympics. Not anymore. “We did not pick the best 25 players,” general manager David Poile said Wednesday.

01/02/2014

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Hartnett: Sather Strikes Perfect Deal For Rick Nash

Glen Sather waited patiently and struck a masterstroke in landing 30-goal scorer Rick Nash without having part with his best assets.

07/23/2012

Matt Carkner

Capellini: Islanders Make Smart Decisions In Early Stages Of Free Agency

After just one day of the NHL’s annual spending spree, the natural impulse for Islanders fans is to roll their eyes and mutter to their friends that, as usual, there’s nothing to see here. Well, they’d be wrong.

WFAN–07/02/2012

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Silverman: Status Quo Will Not Get It Done For Rangers

The Rangers are at a critical point at the start of free agency. If they do nothing and stick with their roster as currently constituted, they figure to have another solid year that will get them to the second or third round of the playoffs.

07/01/2012

Rick Nash (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images) | Bobby Ryan (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Rangers Will Suffer If Sather Doesn’t Strike Right Deal

Rangers’ GM Glen Sather has the pieces required to land either Rick Nash or Bobby Ryan but must resist the urge to overpay to acquire either star forward.

06/22/2012

Rick Nash (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Monzo: Rangers Have Pieces To Seal Rick Nash Deal

Last week Monzo talked about New York’s needs, and what could happen through free agency. This week, he looks at two trade possibilities.

06/20/2012

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Hartnett: Rangers, Richards Defined By Their Unity

The Rangers’ unified spirit has pulled them through tough stretches and setbacks. Inside their locker room, a group of players genuinely pull for one another.

WFAN–02/10/2012

Brandon Dubinsky

Hartnett: Is Brandon Dubinsky Ready To Catch Fire?

New York Rangers forward Brandon Dubinsky has struggled through a miserable start to his season but signs point to him turning his year around.

WFAN–12/23/2011

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Keefe To The City: Rangers Building Elite Status

With the Rangers on top of their game and with the 24/7 series with the Flyers set to premiere in less than two weeks, Neil Keefe thought now seemed like a good time to have an epic email discussion with WFAN producer and hockey writer Brian Monzo.

WFAN–12/02/2011

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Hartnett: Rangers Finding Consistency And Confidence

The Rangers faced two difficult Western Conference opponents in the San Jose Sharks and Anaheim Ducks, coming away with the full 4 points. Ryan Callahan, Ryan McDonagh and Martin Biron spoke about their recent play.

WFAN–11/04/2011

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, left, and  defenseman Michael Sauer (38) fight with Anaheim Ducks center Saku Koivu of Finland, middle,in the third period of a NHL hockey game in Anaheim, Calif., Wednesday, March 9, 2011. The Ducks won 5-2. (AP Photo/Lori Shepler)

Visnovsky Scores 2, Ducks Top Rangers

Lubomir Visnovsky and Corey Perry each had two goals and an assist, and Bobby Ryan added a goal and three assists to help the Ducks beat the Rangers 5-2 on Wednesday night.

WFAN–03/10/2011