Mike Keenan

Mike Keenan of the New York Rangers looks on from the bench during the 2012 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic Alumni Game against the Philadelphia Flyers on Dec. 31, 2011 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Keenan Destroys Rangers In Aftermath Of Demoralizing Game 3 Failure

Mike Keenan is in that rare position where his criticism holds weight. It comes off as a lot more than simple frustration or armchair quarterbacking that fans and many in the media are known for.


Mark Messier, captain of the New York Rangers, holds the Stanley Cup at center court during Game 4 of the NBA Finals between the Houston Rockets and New York Knicks on June 15, 1994 at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

’94 Rangers Coach On WFAN: Messier Was ‘Crying In My Office’ During East Finals

We all know about Mark Messier’s guarantee. But what nobody knew — until now — was that the Rangers captain wasn’t all swagger leading up to the do-or-die Game 6 in N.J.


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B&C Morning Show: Mike Keenan Gets Serenaded By Craig

The former Blue Shirts head coach joined Boomer & Craig just after 9am to talk a little Rangers hockey and ended-up getting serenaded by Craigie.


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.


Vancouver Canucks center Ryan Kesler (17) and New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh (27) fight for control of the puck during third period NHL hockey action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press - Jonathan Hayward)

Hartnett: Rangers’ Outlook Bright After Historic Victory Over Canucks

The Rangers’ victory over the Canucks was their first in the city of Vancouver since October 1997. Their inspired third period play against the defending Western Conference champions is a huge step in the right direction.


Alexander Karpovtsev (credit: Robert Laberge/Getty Images), just one casualty in the KHL plane tragedy (credit: AP Photo/Sergei Grits)

Rangers Struggle To Find Words After Friends, Ex-Teammates Die In KHL Plane Tragedy

For the Rangers, an already dark summer just became unimaginably worse. New York players struggled to comprehend a shocking loss to their sport after a chartered Russian plane carrying several NHL veterans crashed.