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446 Rangers at Jets … It’s Go Time!

Game 68. Rangers at Jets. Ya boys come off back-to-back losses to start the road trip, their first consecutive road losses since that nine-game season-opening trip. Henrik Lundqvist is back in goal, seeking to tie Mike Richter’s franchise record 301 career wins, and pass Eddie Giacomin’s franchise record 49…

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431 Rangers at Wilds … It’s Go Time!

Game 67. Rangers at Wilds. The Rangers come off a shameful non-effort in Carolina Tuesday, a game their top six forwards, among others, mailed in. Cam Talbot starts in goal, his first since he beat Chicago at MSG in the first game after the Olympic break. Talbot is 11-5, 1.75.…

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485 Rangers at Hurricanes again … It’s Go Time!

Game 66. Rangers at Hurricanes. Henrik Lundqvist is one win short of tying Mike Richter’s franchise record of 301, and is tied with Eddie Giacomin for the team record of 49 career shutouts. He starts in goal again tonight, coming off a win in Raleigh Friday and a shutout…

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269 Red Wings at Rangers … It’s Go Time!

Game 65. Red Wings at Rangers. Just 17 games left for ya boys, who snapped a three-game losing streak in Raleigh on Friday and return to the scene Tuesday to start a stretch of three in a row, six of seven and 10 of 13 on the road. Alain Vigneault…

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464 Rangers at Hurricanes … It’s Go Time!

Game 64. Rangers at Hurricanes. Well, this should be interesting. Martin St. Louis and Mats Zuccarello in the same lineup. They should give them both the same number and really screw up Carolina in Game 2 of the post-Ryan Callahan era. Zuccarello returns tonight from a broken hand suffered…

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794 Rangers at Flyers … It’s Go Time!

Game 61. Rangers at Flyers. Light up the Empire State Building in orange and black! It’s the Rangers vs. Mr. Snider’s team at the Arena That Changes Names Every Five Minutes. First things first. With Dan Girardi now signed long-term, Alain Vigneault said this morning that he is confident…

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344 Guest blogger: afrey94 … Rangers report card

Rangers Report Card By afrey94 With the Olympics behind us and only about 25 percent of the season left before the start of the NHL playoffs, this seems as good a time as any to look back on the season so far.¬† Instead of simply gauging grades based on statistics…

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317 It’s Go Time! … Blues at Rangers

Game 53. Blues at Rangers. Are there really fewer than 30 games left after tonight? Ya boys come off a terrible loss to the Islanders. The Blues come off an even worse loss to the Devils. Should be two angry teams tonight. How either team responds should tell a…

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463 It’s Go Time! … Capitals at Rangers

Game 51. Capitals at Rangers. The Rangers come off a solid 4-1 win in Kanata, Ont., yesterday and have won five of their last six, and are 9-3-1 in their last 13. The Capitals come in having lost four in a row, but got Bettman Bonus Losers Points in…

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442 It’s Go Time! … Rangers at Senators

Game 50. Rangers at Senators. The Rangers come off a 1-0 win over Detroit at the Garden and are 4-1 in their last five games, 9-3-1 in their last 13. They have won 12 of their last 16 road games and are 14-10 on the road for the season,…

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446 It’s Go Time! … Lightnings at Rangers

Game 48. Lightnings at Rangers. This was the last game of last season, Game 48. And on this date, they hadn’t even begun playing yet … the Rangers’ opener last season was Jan. 19, 2013. Strange world of lockouts. The Rangers, in 48 games last season, were 26-18-4 for…

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395 It’s Go Time! … Flyers at Rangers

Game 47. Flyers at Rangers. Light the Empire State Building in orange and black, Mr. Snider’s team is in town! Unlike the first time they met, in the eighth game of the season-opening nine-game road trip (a 2-1 Flyers win Oct. 24), the Rangers and Flyers both come in…

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397 It’s Go Time! … Stars at Rangers

Game 46. Stars at Rangers. The Rangers begin a stretch in which they will play four in a row, and 10 of 13, at home. Two of the three road games in that period are at Yankee Stadium, the other at Ottawa Jan. 18. Included are home games against…

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1040 It’s Go Time! … Rangers at Blackhawks

Game 45. Rangers at Blackhawks. Ya boys are 1-1-1 in their last three, 5-2-1 in the last eight. The Rangers have won 11 of their last 15 on the road. They play the defending Stanley Cup champs for the first time since 2011-12, though NBC is going to tell…

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609 It’s Go Time! … Blue Jackets at Rangers

Game 44. Blue Jackets at Rangers. The Rangers come off (yet another) roller coaster of a road trip in which they went 3-2. They have won five of their last seven overall and their last two at home. The Rangers are a game over NHL-.500 for the eighth time…

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353 It’s Go Time! … Rangers at Maple Leaves

Game 43. Rangers at Maple Leaves. The Rangers¬† close a five-game trip with a make-or-break-trip game. They are 2-2 so far, allowing 12 goals in the four games, and were thoroughly thrashed in Pittsburgh last night. Overall the Rangers have won four of six, including a 2-1 shootout win…

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428 It’s Go Time! … Rangers at Penguins

Game 42. Rangers at Penguins. First game of the new calendar year, first game of the second half of the season for the Rangers, who are 4-1 in their last five overall, and have won 10 of their last 13 on the road. They close a five-game trip (2-1…

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279 Rangers-Panthers in review … Happy New Year!

Thoughts: 1) Happy New Year! Whether 2013 was good, great, bad or horrible for you, here’s hoping that 2014 will be better. And the dawn of 2014 means one thing: Honeymooners Marathon!! It also means Winter Classic today at the Big House, and after the game, the naming of the…