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84 Devils at Rangers … It’s Go Time!

[polldaddy poll=9088279 align=”left”] Preseason Game 1. Devils at Rangers. The Rangers open their preseason with a bare-bones roster, but worth watching because so many of these guys are battling for so few spots. Derek Stepan and Chris Kreider, who skated with Rick Nash on their wing the first two days…

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97 Devils at Rangers tonight (7 p.m.) … pre-game notes

Pre-game notes courtesy of the NYR: NEW YORK RANGERS vs. NEW JERSEY DEVILS Monday, Sept. 21, 2015, 7:00 p.m. ET Madison Square Garden – New York, NY Rangers: 53-22-7 (113 pts)* Devils: 32-36-14 (78 pts)* *Records are from the 2014-15 regular season TONIGHT’S GAME The Rangers play their first game of…

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35 Guest blogger: jpp … Who’s gonna be The Man?

“Who’s gonna be The Man?” By jpp What do you ask of a team that has been to the Final Four three out of the last four years, a team that’s won 214 games since the start of the 2011-2012 season? A team that has played 12 playoff series, winning…

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98 Rangers’ Traverse City prospects tournament roster

The goalies, not listed above, are Brandon Halverson and Jacob Smith. From the NYR: RANGERS ANNOUNCE ROSTER FOR 2015 TRAVERSE CITY TOURNAMENT The annual prospect tournament is set to begin on September 11 NEW YORK, August 31, 2015 – Today, the New York Rangers announced their roster for the 2015…

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299 Clock ticking on Rangers/Stepan contract situation

Derek Stepan and his agent, Matt Oates, and the Rangers, are to make their presentations to an arbitrator Saturday morning. The salary arbitration hearing is scheduled for Monday, and a decision is expected within 48 hours. The Rangers are hoping to avoid arbitration by getting Stepan signed long-term before the…

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328 Clean slate … grab it

Remember when that was the motto the Rangers rode to the Stanley Cup Final in Alain Vigneault’s first year? Now we’re wiping the slate clean and grabbing it for a different reason — because there’s not much happening until Rangers GM Jeff Gorton gets down to brass tacks with the…

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207 Rangers’ draft in review

Thoughts: 1) Right now, at this very moment, I think the Rangers are not as good as they were when they last played a hockey game. That’s just me. But when they were eliminated, I thought that they had only one legit first-line player, and he proved once again incapable…

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117 Guest blogger: Paul Calderazzo … Rangers report card

(Editor’s note: Special thanks to Paul Calderazzo for stepping up and volunteering this report card on the Rangers’ season and playoffs. If anybody wants to do a guest blog during the offseason, just drop me an email at rcarpini@lohud.com. Thank you. — Carp). ******************************************************** New York Rangers 2014-15 Grades by…

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10 More Rangers’ “breakup day” interviews

Here’s the rest of the batch: Martin St. Louis: “It’s always hard. It was hard last year, you know? But you look back on things and you’re proud of how hard you fought. Some of the guys played through some injuries and everything. This is a tough bunch. It’s a…

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360 Game 7: Rangers-Lightning in review

Click here for a great photo gallery by Frank Becerra Jr. Click here to read my column on another failed season for Henrik Lundqvist. Click here to read Josh Thomson’s game story from Game 7. Click here to see Josh’s notebook, about Ryan McDonagh’s broken foot, etc. Click here for…

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