Rangers Trade Deadline: Blueshirts Deal F Mats Zuccarello To StarsZuccarello had 113 goals and 239 assists in 509 games over parts of nine seasons in New York. This season, he had 11 goals and 26 assists in 46 games.
Hartnett: Zuccarello's Blue-Collar Effort Lifts Blueshirts Into Next RoundThe spirited Norwegian played a starring role to help the Blueshirts eliminate the visiting Montreal Canadiens in six games. The 29-year-old forward recorded two goals, as the Rangers earned a 3-1 victory.
Zuccarello's Goal Lifts Rangers To Victory Over CapitalsMats Zuccarello's 12th goal of the season midway through the third period lifted the New York Rangers to a win over the Washington Capitals at Madison Square Garden on Sunday afternoon.
Hartnett: When It Comes To Zuccarello, Size In No Way MattersMats Zuccarello has never thought of himself as a pure goal scorer. There's too much well-roundedness to his game to assign him any kind of label.
Rangers Fall To Hurricanes 3-2, Despite Pair Of Goals From ZuccarelloJeff Skinner scored twice, the Carolina Hurricanes didn't allow a third-period goal and they won their home opener by defeating the New York Rangers 3-2 on Friday night at PNC Arena.
Hartnett: World Cup Of Hockey Preview And PredictionsThe World Cup of Hockey will get underway this weekend in Toronto. The teams have been playing exhibitions leading up to the start of round-robin play, whetting the appetite of rabid NHL fans.
Hartnett: 10 NHL Players Who Could Star At World Cup Of HockeyThe World Cup of Hockey will return on Saturday after a 12-year absence. A number of exhibition games leading up to the tournament have been hard-fought and some have been downright nasty.
Rangers Punch Ticket To Playoffs, Top Blue JacketsThe New York Rangers needed three tries before finally getting the win that clinched a postseason berth.
Hartnett: Fearless Zuccarello Is A Worthy Masterton Trophy NomineeIf there's one adjective that sums up Rangers winger Mats Zuccarello, it would be lionhearted.
Mats Zuccarello Plays Cupid As High Schooler Asks Rangers Forward For Stick So Prom Date Will Say YesLove was in the air at Madison Square Garden Monday night.
Hartnett: During 4 Years With Rangers, Hagelin Formed Unbreakable Bonds With TeammatesWhenever Hagelin returns to MSG in a road uniform, he will be remembered fondly by fans and ex-teammates.
Hartnett: Rangers Finally Have Some Of Their Much-Needed Mojo BackThanks to the heroics of rescue artists Mats Zuccarello and Derick Brassard and a return to structured five-man hockey, the Rangers chased away the holiday blues.
Brassard Provides Two Scores And An Assist As Rangers Snap Skid With 3-2 Win Over DucksCenter Derick Brassard scored twice and assisted on right winger Mats Zuccarello's overtime winner as the New York Rangers snapped a three-game slide with a 3-2 victory against the Anaheim Ducks.
Hartnett: Rangers' Zuccarello Is An Unstoppable Force Of NatureRangers fans have come to expect fireworks from top line winger Mats Zuccarello -- and he continues to deliver in a big way.
Hartnett: Mats Zuccarello Is The Engine That Drives The Rangers“I think he's my favorite player in the NHL right now,” alternate captain Derek Stepan said. “He's playing at such a high level. It starts with his compete level. He just competes so hard.”