Sean Avery

Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov parties with Jay-Z at the 40/40 Club (credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images for New Jersey Nets)

The 4 Best NYC Bars To Party Like A Pro Athlete

Here are 4 of the best bars to have a beer and possibly bump into an all-star while you’re out.

CBS New York–12/15/2011

Marian Gaborik of the New York Rangers celebrates a second period goal with teammates Steve Eminger and Artem Anisimov during the game against the Florida Panthers at Madison Square Garden on December 11, 2011.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Rangers Punish Panthers, 6-1

The Rangers cruised to a 6-1 victory over the Florida Panthers at the Garden on Sunday night. The Blueshirts’ four-goal second period made it impossible for Florida to come back.


Brian Boyle

Biron Steps Up On Rare Lundqvist Off Night, Rangers Win 4th Straight

Ryan McDonagh, Marian Gaborik and Sean Avery scored in a 4:53 span of the second period and the New York Rangers rallied to beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-3 on Thursday night for their fourth straight win.


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Hartnett: Understanding Rangers Fan Favorite Sean Avery

Despite his obstacles, Sean Avery has thrust himself back into the NHL spotlight — and has made a significant impact on the Rangers’ seven-game winning streak.


Brad Richards

Monzo Minor: The Rangers’ Streak Continues!

The last time the Rangers won eight games in a row? Way back during the 1974-75 season. They’ll have a chance to reach the mark again Saturday.



Richards Earns His Big Bucks, Leads Rangers Over Islanders

Brad Richards’ go-ahead goal with 4:55 remaining snapped a tie and sent the New York Rangers to their seventh straight victory, 4-2 over the New York Islanders on Tuesday night.


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Monzo Minor: Reasons For The Rangers Winning Streak

For most of the this current six game winning streak, the Rangers have played great hockey. The most intriguing part of the Rangers success is that they’ve been this good without their top defenseman Marc Staal.


Henrik Lundqvist

Rangers Bury Hurricanes With 4 In 3rd Period, Win Streak At 6

Sean Avery also scored his first goal of the season for the Rangers (9-3-3), who haven’t lost since they squandered a three-goal, third- period lead against Ottawa on Oct. 29. The Hurricanes (5-8-3) lost their fourth straight and for the fifth time in six games.


Sean Avery (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Keefe To The City: Rangers Chat With Brian Monzo

Brian Monzo joined Neil Keefe for their weekly Thursday discussion to talk about the return of Sean Avery and the upcoming week for the Rangers.


Sean Avery (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Sean Avery Practices, Won’t Play For Rangers Thursday

Sean Avery is back on the practice ice with the Rangers, but he will have to wait at least one game before getting into the lineup.


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Rangers’ Sean Avery Clears Re-Entry Waivers

Sean Avery is back with the Rangers and might be in the lineup Thursday night.


Sean Avery (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Report: Rangers To Recall Agitator Sean Avery

Rangers fans have seen enough. They want Sean Avery, exiled in Hartford of the AHL, back on John Tortorella’s bench.


John Tortorella (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Hartnett: No Reason For Rangers Fans To Be Alarmed

Rangers fans voiced their disgust during Thursday’s home opener but John Tortorella has a solid plan. While it may be a work in progress, Sean Avery is not the answer.


NY Rangers' Mats Zuccarello, left, misses a penalty shot on Anaheim Ducks' goalie Jonas Hiller during their NHL hockey match in Stockholm, Sweden, Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011. (AP Photo/Niklas Larsson)

Keefe To The City: Rangers Chat With Brian Monzo

Brian Monzo joined Neil Keefe to talk about the Rangers as they play their first games in North America this weekend after a pair of games to open the season in Europe.


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Rangers’ Sean Avery Clears Waivers, Sent To AHL

The noted agitator cleared waivers Wednesday and was assigned to the Connecticut Whale of the AHL. The move clears his $1.93 million from the team’s salary cap.