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20 Here’s my story for LoHud.com and The Journal News

By Rick Carpiniello rcarpini@lohud.com So much for the Rangers needing to start the season with eight games on the road due to Madison Square Garden’s renovations. The first five of those games were, not surprisingly, among the 82 games canceled by the NHL on Thursday due to the league’s lockout…

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10 Fehr blasts NHL over cancellations, non-negotiations

NHLPA Statement from Don Fehr re: NHL Game Cancellations TORONTO (October 4, 2012) – Don Fehr, National Hockey League Players’ Association Executive Director, released the following statement regarding today’s decision by the NHL to cancel games through October 24, 2012: “The decision to cancel the first two weeks of the…

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21 NHL cancels first 82 games of the season

From the NHL: NHL ANNOUNCES CANCELLATION OF 2012-13 REGULAR-SEASON SCHEDULE THROUGH OCTOBER 24 NEW YORK (October 4, 2012) —  The National Hockey League announced today the cancellation of the 2012-13 regular-season schedule through October 24.  A total of 82 regular-season games were scheduled for Oct. 11 through Oct. 24. The…

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76 Grim and grimmer

Yesterday’s news out of the lockout sham wasn’t good, and here’s some bad news. It’s going to get worse. Bet on that. Also, I’ve been incorrect in something, and I’m ashamed of myself. I’ve been saying that this can’t get serious, that neither side will be budging much, until the…

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51 Guest blogger: Ken Lewis

The State of Hockey: from a Player to a Coach to a Fan … Maybe Not Too Much Longer By Ken Lewis I grew up in Brooklyn in the 60’s and 70’s. Hockey was usually played on Chicago Roller Skates with a black roll of electrical tape as your puck.…

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114 Catching up: Nash hurts his shoulder, not his melon

Because NHL players don’t have nearly enough money, they have to go to Europe to play during their work stoppage. And, hence, put at risk their health, forgetting — despite being locked out — that they are first and foremost responsible to their teams and the fans of said teams.…

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119 Rest of pre-season canceled due to lockout

No surprise here. Nothing will get done until the players start losing paychecks (Oct. 15) and owners start losing home games (Oct. 11). From the NHL: NHL ANNOUNCES CANCELLATION OF REMAINDER OF PRESEASON SCHEDULE NEW YORK (September 27, 2012) — The National Hockey League announced today the cancellation of the…

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62 Guest blogger: AnthonyM

(Editor’s note: I think this is the last of the guest blogs that I have received. Obviously we are going to be without hockey for a while, so if anybody else wants to volunteer to do a guest blog, this is a good time to do it. Just drop me…

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44 Guest blogger: Steve from NY

Being a Ranger fan is what I live for during the NHL season. I watch every game, studying systems and commenting from the couch. As most Ranger fans, I feel a part of this team. I get upset when they lose, joyful when they win and grow my own beard…

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118 First day of training camp … not happening

OK, time to get away from the hilarity of LW3H’s acronym mania. Today is the first day of Rangers training camp, which of course won’t happen, and thus is the first actual day of Rangers being locked out. Here’s the unedited version of my column from The Journal News and…

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171 Guest blogger: LW3H

(Editor’s note: Time for some more zany cleverness from our friend LW3H, the author of the very funny Springing Malik blog. If you haven’t seen his latest entry, click here.) ******************************************* Having been begged mercilessly by precisely nobody to contribute to the great, late summer of RR (“worst internet blog”)…

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85 Guest blogger: HockeymanRangers

How I became a Ranger fan. OK, this might be geared more about myself and won’t really get the hockey juices flowing much but I find it interesting reading about fellow Boneheads and their experiences with the NY Rangers, so here is mine. I grew up — OK I never…

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105 Some lockout odds

Courtesy of Bovada, (www.Bovada.lv,  Twitter: @BovadaLV). When will the NHL Lockout end? Before December 15th 2012                     -115 On or After December 15th 2012               -115 Will the NHL cancel any regular season games in the 2012-13 season? Yes                  1/10 No                    6/1 Will the NHL cancel the 2012-13 Winter Classic? Yes                  1/1…

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218 Thank you fans!

Remember when the last lockout ended and the NHL painted “Thank you fans!” on both ends of the ice in every league arena? Well, today they might as well do it again, only this time replace “Thank” with another word ending in the letter “k” as we begin the third…

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115 Guest blogger: Marfar

By Marfar (David Hes) Having written on this blog before a couple of times, the topic was hockey, more specifically, the numerous thrills and occasional disappointments the Rangers provided for us last season. Also included in my musings was how our favorite hockey team could improve for the 2012-13 season.…

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123 Guest blogger: Miami P.

“No More 1994” By Paulo Molina, aka “Miami Pimp” Disclaimer: Any views or opinions presented in this blog entry are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of Carp, The Journal News, or its parent company. Read at your own risk. bush-league, adj.  (boosh-leeg) 1. being…

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76 Guest blogger: Peter L

For those of you who are a little older, I wonder if your experience with sports heroes is the same as mine:  the players who I watched when I was a child still stand today in my mind as giants of the game, even if they never won a championship.…

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