Roberto Luongo

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.


Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist

Keefe To The City: Retro Recap Of Rangers’ First Win

The Rangers are winless no more. They got their first win of the season while most of the East Coast was sleeping, early on Wednesday morning. Luckily for those that missed it, Neil Keefe wrote down his thoughts from the game.


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Keefe To The City: Gearing Up For Game 7

I don’t have a horse in the race and am having a tough time picking one for this special occasion. I need to pick one. I can’t go into Game 7 not caring who wins. It’s just wrong.


Shawn Thornton #22 of the Boston Bruins fights with Kevin Bieksa #3 of the Vancouver Canucks during Game Six of the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Final at TD Garden on June 13, 2011. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Monzo Minor: Game 7 – Bruins, Canucks Set To Battle For Stanley Cup

17 years ago yesterday, the Vancouver Canucks found themselves in a Stanley Cup Finals Game 7. The opponent was, as most of us remember fondly, the Rangers. Wednesday night, 17 years and one day later, the Canucks find themselves in the same exact position.


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Monzo Minor: Bruins-Canucks Stanley Cup Finals Preview

It happens every year. The playoffs are amazing, but they come and go quickly. We are down to the final two now, as the Boston Bruins and Vancouver Canucks each look to earn the right to raise the Stanley Cup.


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Canucks Storm Into MSG

Looking for their fifth straight victory over the Rangers, the league-leading Canucks continue a five-game road trip Thursday night at Madison Square Garden.


Islanders goalie Kevin Poulin

Islanders Lose, But Earn Respect Of NHL-Best Canucks

Mason Raymond and Ryan Kesler scored in a shootout, and the surging Vancouver Canucks beat the New York Islanders 4-3 on Tuesday night.


Ryan Kesler #17 of the Vancouver Canucks celebrates with teammates Jeff Tambellini #10 and Dan Hamhuis #2 after scoring against the Edmonton Oilers during the third period at Rogers Arena January 7, 2011 in Vancouver, BC, Canada. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Islanders Return From Road, Face Red-Hot Canucks

The New York Islanders may be on a roll in relation to their expectations, but the Vancouver Canucks’ recent run has propelled them to the top of the NHL standings.


San Jose Sharks center Joe Thornton (19) scores past New Jersey Devils goalie Martin Brodeur (30) as San Jose Sharks right wing Dany Heatley (15) assists in the first period of an NHL hockey game in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

Schwei On Ice: An October To Forget For Devils

The Devils finished the month of October with a record of 3-8-1. The seven points are the third-lowest total ever in the season’s opening month since the club moved to New Jersey back in 1982.


Vancouver Canucks' Roberto Luongo, left, stops New Jersey Devils' Jamie Langenbrunner during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Monday Nov. 1, 2010. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck)

Luongo, Canucks Blank Devils 3-0

A couple of good early scoring chances helped Vancouver goaltender Roberto Luongo get into the game. That was bad news for a New Jersey team already struggling to score.


Zach Parise

Devils’ Parise To Undergo Exploratory Surgery On Knee

If things weren’t bad enough, the struggling New Jersey Devils are going to be without high-scoring left wing Zach Parise for an undisclosed amount of time.



An Objection to the Rejection

Mark down the date boys and girls. July 20th, 2010 officially marks the day that the NHL’s Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) was rendered completely meaningless. No need to read it. Not even a skim is […]