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Marc Staal scored the tying goal early in the third period, then Marian Gaborik scored the game-winner late to rally the Rangers to a 5-2 win over the Maple Leafs.
New York (1-3-0) is off to a poor start, though, and fell to previously winless Philadelphia 2-1 on Thursday.
Matt Moulson and Michael Grabner scored two goals each, and the New York Islanders rallied for a 7-4 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday night.
The Winter Classic is dead this year, but as the NHL buries its most popular regular-season event there is hope that the lockout won’t wipe out the entire season.
It won’t come as a shock to hockey fans. A person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press that the NHL has cancelled the 2013 Winter Classic at Michigan Stadium.
A large part of Bettman’s role as commissioner is to successfully market the game, avoid labor unrest and protect the health of the league. He’s failed spectacularly in each of these areas throughout his tenure.
The NHL wiped out the third week of the regular season on Friday as the lockout dragged on, leaving no more wiggle room if the league hopes to play a full 82-game schedule.
The 1988 trade of Wayne Gretzky to the Los Angeles Kings changed hockey forever, by taking a regional sport to new markets in America.
Worry no longer, Devils fans. Martin Brodeur isn’t going anywhere.
Former Ranger John Mitchell agreed to a two-year deal with the Colorado Avalanche on Sunday.
The Rangers missed out on free agent defenseman Justin Schultz who is set to join the Edmonton Oilers.
Martin Brodeur’s off-season has taken a strange twist as he’s hired agent Pat Brisson and is ready to test free agent waters.
Some have pointed to a lack of effort as reason for the Devils’ impending demise, a theory I’m not buying.
Rex Ryan and his family sported Devils jerseys at the Stanley Cup Finals. They weren’t able to bring the Devils luck as they were defeated in Game 1.
In July, Brad Richards was the most coveted of free agents. His decision to join the Rangers has paid off for the player, team and Blueshirts fans.