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119 Rangers-Flyers in review

Flyers 4, Rangers 2. Click here for the official game summary. Click here for the official event summary. Thoughts: 1) The sixth and final game of another too-long preseason was a pretty gentlemanly, Lady Byng type game, you know, given the two teams involved. 2) So the Rangers go into…

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221 Rangers-Islanders in review

Islanders 3, Rangers 2 (OT). Click here for the official game summary. Click here for the official event summary. Click here for Alain Vigneault’s post-game press conference video. Thoughts: 1) Tough one to watch, tough one to review. 2) You could see a lot of urgency from the bubble guys,…

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172 Rangers-Flyers in review

Flyers 4, Rangers 3 (OT) Click here for the official game summary. Click here for the official event summary. Click here for Alain Vigneault’s post-game press conference video. Thoughts: 1) The best thing you can say about these preseason games is that there are only two more of them. 2)…

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139 Rangers-Devils in review

Rangers 3, Devils 1. Click here for the official game summary. Click here for the official event summary. Click here for Alain Vigneault’s post-game press conference video. Thoughts: 1) Jimmy “Rhymes with Easy” Vesey. Holy shishkebab. Kid has a breakaway from Kevin Hayes on his first shift in an NHL…

Hockey
75 Three of Rangers’ motivated World Cuppers return to practice

GREENBURGH — Three of the Rangers’ five World Cup of Hockey players returned to practice Wednesday, raring to get in some preseason games, and motivated to begin a new season after last spring’s huge disappointment. Rangers captain Ryan McDonagh and alternate captain Derek Stepan (from Team USA, which went 0-3) and…

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194 Rangers-Islanders in review

Rangers 5, Islanders 2. Click here for the official game summary. Click here for the official event summary. Click here for Alain Vigneault’s post-game press conference video. Thoughts: 1) Saw a lot of good things. Some not great things. But, man, this team is quicker and this team is potentially…

Hockey
69 GM Jeff Gorton thinks Rangers’ fortunes can turn quickly

GREENBURGH — Yes, Rangers GM Jeff Gorton said on Saturday, he heard the talk about making massive changes to his roster when last season ended. Yes, he admitted, he even considered it. But Gorton managed to skillfully do a makeover on the fly, building a younger, deeper, faster team in a…

Hockey
83 Motivation high as Rangers open training camp

GREENBURGH – The Rangers always go into training camp with T-shirts bearing motivational slogans. This year, though, motivation is going to be natural and aplenty. Coming off a terribly inconsistent 2015-16, and an embarrassing five-game first-round playoff loss, the Rangers opened training camp with physicals on Thursday and they hit…