Islanders Fall 5-2 To Slumping Blue Jackets Ryan Johansen and Brandon Dubinsky each had a goal and two assists, and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the New York Islanders 5-2 on Saturday night to snap a five-game losing streak.
Hartnett: Rangers Won't Cave, So Stepan Should Settle On Bridge DealDerek Stepan does not have a leg to stand on, and let's be honest, the Rangers have held the power cards throughout the summer.
Monzo: Removing Marian Gaborik, Adding Ryane Clowe Were No-Brainer MovesIn the last 48 hours, the Rangers have completely revamped their team -- not only for the playoff push, but moving forward for next season.
Hartnett: Rangers Top Gun Rick Nash Will Become The Toast Of N.Y.Pretty soon, Nash will capture the hearts of New Yorkers -- not in a brief Jeremy Lin way, but instead in a Mark Messier way.
Rick Nash Participates In Optional Skate, But Is Expected To Miss Tuesday's GameThe 28-year-old has missed the last three games (all of which were Rangers losses), and he's expected to miss his fourth consecutive game on Tuesday night when New York hosts Winnipeg.
Newcomer Rick Nash Not Feeling The Heat Of The New York SpotlightIf going from being a Columbus Blue Jacket to a Broadway Blueshirt carries a whole lot of pressure, Rick Nash isn't feeling it on his broad shoulders.
Monzo: The Rick Nash Effect; Finally, Rangers Land Solution For Goal WoesYou have to give Rangers general manager Glen Sather all the credit in the world. He waited... and waited... and waited...
Silverman: Rick Nash And Rangers Now Ready To RollThe Rangers are clearly one of the elite teams in the league. This trade makes them a legitimate favorite to win the Eastern Conference championship and get to the Stanley Cup finals.