Manny Malhotra

2012 Hockey Hall-of-Fame inductees Pavel Bure and Joe Sakic (Photos by: Eliot Schechter/Getty Images/NHLI and Dale MacMillan/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Two Moves That Could’ve Changed Rangers History

Had Joe Sakic and Pavel Bure became Rangers in the their prime, it would have significantly changed the Blueshirts’ fortunes during a dark period.

06/27/2012

Wayne Gretzky #99 of the New York Rangers waves to the crowd from the ice after playing in his final career game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at the Madison Square Garden on April 18, 1999 in New York City, New York. Gretzky played an energetic final game and added an assist on Brian Leetch's power-play goal although the Rangers finally lost to the Penguins 2-1 in overtime. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Remembering Wayne Gretzky’s Rangers Years

‘The Great One,’ Wayne Gretzky turns 51 today. During a dark time in Rangers’ history, Gretzky illuminated Madison Square Garden.

WFAN–01/26/2012

VANCOUVER, BC - JUNE 01: Raffi Torres #13 of the Vancouver Canucks scores a goal late in the third period against Tim Thomas #30 of the Boston Bruins during game one of the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Finals at Rogers Arena on June 1, 2011 in Vancouver, Canada. (credit: Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Raffi Torres’ Late Goal Gives Canucks Game 1 Of Stanley Cup Finals

Whatever Manny Malhotra said to Raffi Torres before the third period of the Stanley Cup finals opener Wednesday night, the journeyman wing turned it into a dramatic game-winning goal for the Canucks — even if Torres waited until the very last minute to do it.

WFAN–06/02/2011