Rangers Fall To Capitals In Fight-Filled GameThe dismal loss — the Rangers’ fourth straight — came in their home finale and on the same day the organization stunningly fired President John Davidson and General Manager Jeff Gorton.
Rangers Fire President John Davidson, GM Jeff Gorton; Chris Drury To Assume Both RolesThe stunning news came less than 24 hours after the team ripped the league for fining but not suspending Washington's Tom Wilson for his role in a scrum Monday that injured star Artemi Panarin.
Capitals' Wilson Fined $5K For Roughing Rangers' BuchnevichThe fine is the maximum allowable for the incident under the collective bargaining agreement, and Wilson was not disciplined for throwing Artemi Panarin to the ice moments later.
Zibanejad Scores Twice, But Rangers Lose To Capitals And Get Eliminated From Playoff ContentionDaniel Sprong’s tiebreaking goal in the third period propelled the Washington Capitals to a 6-3 victory over the fading New York Rangers, who were knocked out of playoff contention Monday.
Islanders Beat Rangers To Clinch Playoff SpotThe Islanders are third in the East Division, one point ahead of Boston.
Varlamov Gets 3rd Shutout Vs. Rangers In Islanders' WinVarlamov became the first goalie to shut out the Rangers three times at Madison Square Garden in one season.
Lafreniere, Zibanejad Help Rangers Top SabresMika Zibanejad and Brendan Smith also scored and Igor Shesterkin made 36 saves as New York improved to 9-2-0 in its last 11 home games.
Zibanejad's Hat Trick Powers Rangers To Win Over SabresMika Zibanejad scored three times for his third hat trick in 22 games and seventh of his career to help lift the New York Rangers past the Buffalo Sabres 6-3 on Sunday night.
Georgiev Has 26 Saves As Rangers Beat FlyersChris Kreider and Filip Chytil also scored and Artemi Panarin had two assists to help the Rangers bounce back one night after a 3-2 loss to the Flyers.
Rangers Fall For 2nd Straight Game In Loss To FlyersThe Rangers fell for the second straight game after four consecutive victories against the New Jersey Devils.
Bailey, Beauvillier Lead Islanders To 6-1 Win Over RangersJordan Eberle and Jean-Gabriel Pageau each had a goal and an assist, and Brock Nelson also scored. Semyon Varlamov stopped 25 shots to improve to 17-9-3.