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Game review
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…

Game review
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,…

Game review
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)…

Game review
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
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…

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…