Hartnett: Ratelle's Number Retirement Brings Rangers' Legendary GAG Line Back Together For One Magical NightRatelle and linemates Rod Gilbert and Vic Hadfield formed one of the most electrifying and productive lines in NHL history – the aptly named “Goal-A-Game” line.
9 NY Athletes Who Should Have Their Numbers RetiredMike Piazza and eight others are worthy of such treatment. Here are the ones I have in mind.
Hartnett: Buying Out Playoff Passenger Brad Richards Makes Too Much Sense For RangersBrad 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.
Silverman: Rangers, Bruins Are Keeping The New York-Boston Rivalry Alive And WellThe Rangers-Bruins rivalry is coming back to life. After meeting twice in the first three games of the regular season, there will be one more meeting before the postseason.
Silverman: Laviolette's Contract Extension Adds Fuel To Rangers-Flyers Rivalry Laviolette is a formidable coach, and when the cameras were on him during HBO’s 24-7 series -- showing preparations for the Winter Classic between the Flyers and the Rangers -- it was obvious how much beating the Rangers meant to him.