Schneider, Devils Come Up Short Against Stars In ShootoutJason Spezza and Jamie Benn scored in a shootout, and the Dallas Stars beat New Jersey 3-2 on Friday night, extending the Devils' NHL record for shootout losses to 18 straight.
Friedman: Sochi Rosters Set; Islanders Boast 6 Olympic Hopefuls The New York Islanders are fortunate to have six hopeful Olympians, five of which will probably make the final cut to represent their respective countries. What impact does that have and what are their odds?
Silverman: Can John Tortorella Handle The Pressure?The New York Rangers know this going forward: If they can handle the Ottawa Senators in Games 6 and 7, they will have this pressure thing down. You will face better teams if you survive, but the pressure won’t be any greater.
With Alfredsson Likely Out, Senators Dig InOttawa likely will be without captain Daniel Alfredsson on Wednesday when it hosts the New York Rangers in Game 4 of their first-round series. Alfredsson didn't practice Tuesday because of a concussion and his status is day to day.
Keefe To The City: Rangers Playoff Chat With Brian MonzoNeil Keefe is joined by Brian Monzo to talk about the Rangers' first-round matchup with the Senators and whether or not Chris Kreider will play.
Monzo Minor: It Won't Be Easy, But Rangers Should Get It Done Against SenatorsThe Rangers have character. And when the Blueshirts face-off against the Senators, they'll need to show it. With the Garden rocking, I would expect nothing less.
Hartnett: Fearless Eastern Conference NHL Playoff PredictionsSean Hartnett shares his fearless Eastern Conference opening round predictions and wasn't afraid to pick a few first round upsets.
Rangers' Offensive Troubles Continue With 4-1 Loss Up In OttawaBen Bishop made 25 saves in his home debut with the Senators, and Ottawa beat the Eastern Conference-leading New York Rangers 4-1 Thursday night.
Islanders Pick Very Bad Time To Play Worst Game Of The SeasonIt was a dismal President's Day afternoon for the New York Islanders and they were blanked by the Ottawa Senators, 6-0.
Senators Still Preside Over Garden, Blank RangersCraig Anderson made 34 saves for his first shutout of the season, Jason Spezza scored twice, and the Ottawa Senators beat the surging New York Rangers 3-0 on Thursday night.
Dealing With The Devils: A Bump In The RoadIn losing to the basement-dwelling Ottawa Senators on Tuesday night, the Devils lost more than just a hockey game. They lost their air of invincibility.
Rangers Attempt To Avoid Fourth Consecutive LossMarian Gaborik is expected to be with the Rangers on Friday night when they visit Ottawa, but whether he will play is uncertain as New York attempts to avoid a fourth consecutive loss.
Devils' Brodeur Expected To Return Vs. SenatorsThe New Jersey Devils continue to struggle and are mired in their fourth three-game losing streak of the season. The return of their future Hall of Fame goaltender may inspire a turnaround.
Sauer's 1st NHL Goal Leads Rangers Over SenatorsMichael Sauer scored his first NHL goal on a power play with 5:19 left to break a tie, and the New York Rangers went on to beat the Ottawa Senators 5-3 on Thursday night.
Isles' Nightmare Slide Now At 6 GamesJason Spezza had a goal and three assists and the Ottawa Senators beat the Islanders 4-1 Thursday night and handed New York its sixth straight loss.