New York Rangers

Cam Talbot #33 and the New York Rangers celebrate their 4-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on April 7, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. By virtue of the win, the Rangers win the Presidents' Trophy for the best record in the NHL for the 2014-15 season. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: The Rangers Can No Longer Be Denied

If you listen to the show regularly — and I know you do — you’re aware of Craig’s daily struggle trying to combat his Rangers rooting partner’s penchant for babbling on about his beloved Blueshirts.

WFAN–04/08/2015

Cam Talbot #33 of the New York Rangers receives the Steven McDonald Award prior to the game against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Madison Square Garden on April 6, 2015. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Rangers’ Talbot Could Cap Unforgettable Season Tuesday Night

Should he come away with a victory, the Rangers will clinch the top seed in the Eastern Conference and capture their first Presidents’ Trophy since their Stanley Cup-winning season of 1993-94.

04/07/2015

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 06: Derek Stepan #21 of the New York Rangers celebrates his game tying goal in the third period against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Madison Square Garden on April 6, 2015 in New York City. The Rangers defeated the Blue Jackets 4-3 in overtime. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Stepan Forces OT, Seals Win As Rangers Rally To Beat Blue Jackets

Derek Stepan scored with 28 seconds left in regulation to force overtime, then got the winner late in the extra period in the New York Rangers’ 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Monday night.

04/07/2015

Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers makes a save against Steve Bernier #18 of the New Jersey Devils during a game at Madison Square Garden on April 4, 2015. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Good News, Rangers Fans — Lundqvist Appears To Be In Playoff Form

It’s only taken Henrik Lundqvist four games to shake off the rust following his return from a scary vascular injury that forced him to miss 25 consecutive games.

04/06/2015

Head coach Alain Vigneault of the New York Rangers claps his hands on the bench in third-period action in an NHL game against the Winnipeg Jets at the MTS Centre on March 31, 2015 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Marianne Helm/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Alain Vigneault’s Magic Touch Could Pay Off In Stanley Cup Glory

Rangers head coach Alain Vigneault is the man with the Midas touch. The Rangers have taken tremendous leaps forward in each of Vigneault’s first two seasons behind the bench.

04/03/2015

Derick Brassard and J.T. Miller (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Division Champs! Rangers Clinch Metro With Win Over Wild

The Rangers clinched the Metropolitan Division title, naturally, on the road Thursday night. Now they can focus on getting back to the Stanley Cup Final.

04/03/2015

Dustin Byfuglien of the Winnipeg Jets puts pressure on Mats Zuccarello of the New York Rangers in third-period action at the MTS Centre on March 31, 2015 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Marianne Helm/Getty Images)

Jets’ Byfuglien Suspended 4 Games For Hit To Head Of Rangers’ Miller

The NHL suspended Dustin Byfuglien of the Winnipeg Jets for four games without pay on Thursday for his cross-check to the head of New York Rangers center J.T. Miller.

04/03/2015

The Brooklyn Nets walk to the court before the game against the New York Knicks on April 1, 2015 at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the local sports landscape.

04/02/2015

Henrik Lundqvist (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Jared Max: Is This The Rangers’ Year? As With Anything, Timing Is Everything

The Blueshirts possess the necessary elements to ignite like potassium chlorate or explode like Mentos in Diet Coke. How will this experiment end?

04/01/2015

Dustin Byfuglien of the Winnipeg Jets puts pressure on Mats Zuccarello of the New York Rangers in third-period action at the MTS Centre on March 31, 2015 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Marianne Helm/Getty Images)

Hartnett: NHL Will Look Like April Fools If Byfuglien Escapes Ban

That was as bad of a cross-checking incident as you’re going to see in an 82-game season. It’s time to get tough, NHL. Throw the book at Byfuglien.

04/01/2015

WINNIPEG, MB - MARCH 31: The puck flies past Ondrej Pavelec #31 of the Winnipeg Jets as Derick Brassard #16 of the New York Rangers (not shown) scores in second-period action in an NHL game at the MTS Centre on March 31, 2015 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Marianne Helm/Getty Images)

Rangers Rally To Beat Winnipeg On Kreider Goal

Chris Kreider scored with 3:46 left in the third period, and Henrik Lundqvist and the New York Rangers rallied to beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 on Tuesday night.

04/01/2015

Derek Stepan #21, Kevin Hayes #13 and Keith Yandle #93 of the New York Rangers celebrate the win over the Anaheim Ducks on March 22, 2015 at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Some Rangers Fans Upset With Alleged NHL Playoff-WNBA Ticket Bundling

Some New York Rangers fans are giving the team a chilly reception after learning about a ticket pricing plan for the upcoming NHL playoffs. MSG says Rangers fans can purchase playoff tickets without any additional events.

03/31/2015

Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers allows a goal by Milan Lucic #17 of the Boston Bruins in the first period at the TD Garden on March 28, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Rangers Must Respond After Weekend Wake-Up Call

What Rangers fans have seen over the past two games is probably a blip. This team has shown an ability to self-correct all season long.

03/30/2015

Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers tends net against the New York Islanders at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on Jan. 27, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Silverman: With Henrik Set To Return, Rangers Begin Final Preparations For Cup Run

Talbot is good enough to win some tough, grinding games in February and March, but when it’s all or nothing in April and May, they need Lundqvist to be between the pipes.

03/27/2015

Henrik Lundqvist defends the net against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Consol Energy Center. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Lundqvist To Back Up Talbot During Rangers’ Game In Ottawa On Thursday

To make room on the roster for Lundqvist, the Rangers reassigned rookie goalie Mackenzie Skapski to the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack.

03/25/2015

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