Brad Richards is without a role and will soon be bought out by the Rangers because of a shrinking salary cap and long offseason checklist for GM Glen Sather.
In the last 48 hours, the Rangers have completely revamped their team — not only for the playoff push, but moving forward for next season.
The Rangers, who are currently in ninth place, are hoping that rugged winger Ryane Clowe’s tenacity can help them climb up the Eastern Conference ladder.
Some of the NHL’s biggest stars are rushing to Europe with no end to the lockout in sight.
As it has become tradition, the Rangers are in search of offense, perhaps some grit and a puck moving defenseman. However, this group of free agents is thin. Here are the players I think the Rangers should and will pursue.
The Rangers are not in need of a dramatic shake-up. But when free agency comes around, you never know how things will unfold.
A season of destiny has come crashing down for the Rangers who expected to reach the finals.
Adam Henrique scored off a wild scramble in front at 1:03 into overtime and the New Jersey Devils defeated the New York Rangers 3-2 to advance to their first Stanley Cup finals since 2003.
If confidence can be conveyed in words, then the Rangers seem loaded with it as their season hangs in the balance.
The Rangers’ mental toughness was the difference between winning and losing Game 7.
The Rangers advanced in a thrilling Game 7 and will face the Devils in the Eastern Conference Finals.
The physical price paid by the Rangers to win Game 3 was there for all to see: Dan Girardi and Brian Boyle’s jerseys were covered in blood stains.
Based on what I’ve seen, as long as the Rangers can find a way to consistently score (the $50,000 question), there seems to be no way they lose this series to the Capitals.
The Rangers won Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals as they defeated the Capitals 3-1.
Ruslan Fedotenko’s go-ahead goal in the third period gave the New York Rangers a 3-2 victory on Tuesday over the Minnesota Wild and some more space in the tightened Eastern Conference playoff race.