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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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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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104 Rangers-Devils in review

Devils 5, Rangers 4. Click here for the official game summary. Click here for the official event summary. Thoughts: 1) The Rangers really had a lot of kids in the lineup, and by kids, I mean a lot of Wolf Pack players. And the lineup’s not going to be very impressive…

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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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128 Mika Zibanejad showing why Rangers love his upside

GREENBURGH – Rangers coach Alain Vigneault marveled, as did everybody else watching, as his new forward line lit up two training camp sessions Sunday. “If they’re anything like they were today in practice,” Vigneault laughed, “they’re going to be a handful. “They used their skill, their speed, and made some…

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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…

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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…

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194 World Cup of Hockey … It’s Go Time!

The World Cup of Hockey begins today with the USA-Europe game at 3 p.m. on ESPN2. Canada plays the Czech Republic tonight. For those who need to a reminder, five Rangers are competing: Ryan McDonagh and Derek Stepan (USA), Henrik Lundqvist (Sweden), Mats Zuccarello (Europe) and J.T. Miller (North America,…

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