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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.


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Monzo Minor: Sid The Kid Tops Friday’s NHL Hot Five

A lot of great things happened, so it was tough to choose. It could have been the Friday Fifty.


Marcus Johansson #90 and John Carlson #74 of the Washington Capitals celebrate with their teammates after Johansson scored a goal in the thrid period to tie the game 3-3 as Dan Girardi #5 of the New York Rangers skates by in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 20, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Monzo Minor: Rangers’ Collapse The Lowest Of Lows

It’s hard to really point the finger at what went wrong at MSG last night. During the first two periods, the Rangers did all the right things to win. Then the 3rd period happened.


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Rangers, Caps Ready For Game 4 At MSG

The Rangers are concentrating on getting even with the Washington Capitals and staying away from Bruce Boudreau’s claims of dirty play and his disparaging remarks about Madison Square Garden.


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MSG, Rangers Fans: Ready To Get Loud For Capitals’ Boudreau?

The Rangers had the fewest home wins of the 16 teams in the Stanley Cup playoffs, and Washington Capitals coach Bruce Boudreau says MSG isn’t overly loud and intimidating. The first part is true, the second is open to debate.


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Capitals Coach Boudreau On MSG: It’s Not That Loud

Washington Capitals coach Bruce Boudreau hurled some insults at The World’s Most Famous Arena when asked to talk about Madison Square Garden during an interview on Monday.


Goaltender Michal Neuvirth #30 of the Washington Capitals covers up after losing his mask in his game against the New York Rangers in Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Verizon Center on April 13, 2011 in Washington, DC. The Capitals defeated the Rangers 2-1 in overtime. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Game 2: Capitals’ Shot Blocking Poses Problem For Rangers

Goals. Assists. Saves. Those are the biggies. When fans dissect a hockey game, those are the numbers they look at first. Blocked shots? Not exactly the sexiest statistic.


Alex Ovechkin #8 of the Washington Capitals trades punches during the second period against Brandon Dubinsky #17 of the New York Rangers on December 12, 2010 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Rangers Ready To Rumble Against Alex Ovechkin, Top-Seeded Capitals

When the Rangers arrive on Wednesday night for Game 1 of their Eastern Conference playoff series, they’ll face a Capitals team that is less elegant and more workmanlike than the one they routed during the Christmas shopping season.


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Gaborik, Rangers Battle Caps, Ovechkin

Coming off his first hat trick of the season, Alex Ovechkin looks to help the Capitals continue their recent domination of the Rangers on Monday night.


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Islanders’ Okposo To Make Season Debut Vs. Caps

The Washington Capitals look to beat the New York Islanders for the ninth time in 10 meetings overall and win their fifth straight at Nassau Coliseum on Thursday night.


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Keefe To The City: Must See TV

The debut of 24/7 Penguins-Capitals: Road to the Winter Classic instantly took over the No. 1 spot on my TV power rankings.


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Battle Of Best Vs. Worst As Capitals Visit Devils

Coming off two straight losses, a matchup with beaten-up New Jersey may be just what the NHL-leading Washington Capitals need to get back on track.


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Rangers Host Red-Hot Ovechkin, Capitals

The Capitals look to extend their winning streak to five and continue their dominance of the New York Rangers on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden.