David Backes scored twice, and the unbeaten St. Louis Blues beat the slumping New York Rangers 5-3 on Saturday night.
The Stanley Cup was on display Tuesday at Madison Square Park, as the Rangers and Islanders both enter the playoffs.
Dan Girardi provided the game winner as the Rangers edged the Islanders in overtime on Saturday night.
The Rangers lost to the Washington Capitals 3-2 Sunday night, as the Capitals’ Nicklas Backstrom and Alex Ovechkin scored in the shootout and regulation.
Rick Nash had a goal and assist and also scored in the shootout to lead the New York Rangers to a 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Sunday night.
Martin Biron, in his third start of the season, stopped 15 shots for New York (8-7-2), which dropped its third straight and has just one win in five games.
David Wright didn’t sign a eight-year, $138 million extension with the Mets just to hang around with a fourth-place club.
Unfortunately for the Rangers and their legion of fans, the Rangers peaked in the regular season. That’s a classic formula for heartbreak.
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After the Rangers 3-0 win over the Predators last night, James Dolan is starting to think about the Stanley Cup – which isn’t sitting well with Blue Shirts head coach John Tortorella.
The video shows a man in a Flyers jersey throwing the first punch seen on tape. When one of the Rangers fans tries to intervene, he’s thrown to the ground and surrounded by the three Flyers fans who pummel him.
The Rangers will be taking on the Philadelphia Flyers at 3 p.m. in the Winter Classic – the NHL’s annual outdoor game.
Max Herman and Brian Monzo, producers for WFAN and hockey writers for WFAN.com, joined Neil Keefe to talk about the Devils and Rangers respectively.
Just after 9 a.m. Boomer & Craig welcomed their friend Liam Traynor into the Allstate Studio and despite sitting next to Boomer ‘the Super Rangers Fan’ – Liam quickly made it clear who the hockey authority in the building was today…
It took 13 games, but the revamped Rangers finally look to hitting their stride. After their rough seven game road trip to start the season the Rangers closed out a six game homestand at 4-1-1. This could only be the beginning.