The defending Eastern Conference champs are by no means a perfect squad. After heading to the Stanley Cup Final, the New York Rangers lost key players such as Brian Boyle and Anton Stralman to free agency and bought out Brad Richards. The Rangers ultimately found replacements to fill the holes, but at the midway point they have some gaps to address. Show More Summary
The New York Rangers have won 12 of their last 13 games and are one of the hottest teams in the NHL. Expectations for this season have been high, especially because the Rangers went to the Stanley Cup Final last season. The NHL season is just about at the halfway mark, so it is a great time to prognosticate for the remainder of the season. Show More Summary
On the eve of their return to the site of last spring's painful Stanley Cup Final defeat, the Rangers raised their game to another level.
With four days between their 7-6 overtime loss to Nashville on Saturday and a Stanley Cup Final rematch against the New York Rangers on Thursday at Staples Center, the Kings went through a lengthy practice Monday that included special-teams work and players getting some individual instruction.
The year 2014 was a great one for the New York Rangers. The Broadway Blueshirts made history by making it to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in 20 years, and despite coming up short, it was a season full of amazing moments and memories. Along the way, the Rangers were down and out, but they found a way to come back and surprise the doubters. Show More Summary
The New Jersey Devils fired head coach Peter DeBoer on Friday, just three seasons after he led the team to the Stanley Cup Final. TSN's Bob McKenzie broke the news first: According to Tom Gulitti of The Record, New Jersey has yet toShow More Summary
Here are this week's power rankings, determined by a blend of recent success and long-term potential. For an explanation of some of the advanced stats used below, check out this primer. The end of last year's Stanley Cup Final was especially difficult for Henrik Lundqvist. Show More Summary
For pure drama, the greatest moment in Los Angeles sports this season was created by Alec Martinez, twice, with one goal that put the Kings into the Stanley Cup Final and another that won the Cup in double overtime.
The image that Mats Zuccarello uses to describe the disappointment of last spring’s Stanley Cup Final.
It seems like only yesterday that the New Jersey Devils were a model organization. Between 1994 and 2003, the team went to five conference finals, four Stanley Cup finals and won three titles. While the championships faded, the tremendous...Show More Summary
The draw for the 3rd round of the FA Cup has been made, and there’s a few juicy all-Premier League ties. The biggest draw is Arsenal v Hull, a repeat of last season’s final, which Arsenal came back to win 3-2, while Everton host West Ham. There’s another interesting throwback tie, as AFC Wimbledon host […]
LOS ANGELES — Hanging high above the Staples Center when the Blackhawks took the ice Saturday night for the final stop of their six-game road trip was a stark reminder of what could have been.
Quinn led the Canucks to the Stanley Cup Final in 1994 and was a fixture in Vancouver hockey history. One of the organizations Pat Quinn left his biggest mark on was the Vancouver Canucks. Quinn passed away on Monday at the age of 71...Show More Summary
Through the first 20 games of the season, the New York Rangers have been an interesting team to say the least. The squad that took the ice to start the season was not the team that went to the Stanley Cup Final months prior, although...Show More Summary
Only two defensemen slated to be part of Monday night’s 20-man lineup, and just 11 players overall, were on the Rangers during last spring’s Stanley Cup Final.
For the last five seasons, the Detroit Red Wings and the Pittsburgh Penguins have been in the same boat as 27 other teams in the NHL. After squaring off in back-to-back Stanley Cup Finals in 2008 and 2009—which Detroit and Pittsburgh...Show More Summary
The Edmonton Oilers have been pretty terrible since losing the Stanley Cup Finals in 2006, and they're probably going to be terrible again this year. But Oilers fans can take solace in the fact that bitter rivals Calgary are supposed to be even worse. Show More Summary
Hockey is finally back, and the most enticing match-up on the opening night of the season was San Jose at Los Angeles. But instead of letting the Kings celebrate on the night of their Stanley Cup banner ceremony, Sharks forward Tommy Wingels is out here making them look like fools. Read more...
Two Canadian and Atlantic Division rivals face off in the very first game of the new NHL season tonight. Could this be the year a Canadian team finally brings the Stanley Cup north of the border? The one team that came closer than any...Show More Summary
There's no worse experience for a professional hockey player than losing in the Stanley Cup Final. Sure, there's a feeling of accomplishment that comes with getting farther than 28 other teams, but there's just nothing that comparesShow More Summary