Pregame Analysis Rangers News

Rangers open home slate in Buffalo

The Rangers will go for their first win of the season against the Sabres, who are reeling from an opening night loss of their own. A weekend road trip doubleheader starts tonight for the New York Rangers, who travel to Buffalo tonight to open their 2018-19 home slate against the Buffalo Sabres at KeyBank Arena (7:00 p.m. ET, MSG). Filip Chytil finds Jesper Fast with a BEAUTY of a pass and Fast ties it up!#NYR pic.twitter.com/56RB24KOFP — NHL Daily 365 (@NHLDaily365) October 5, 2018 The Rangers (0-1-0) fell in their…

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Rangers Hope Win Over Devils Will Provide Relief From Hellish Start

The New York Rangers are off to a brutal start to their 2017-18 NHL season, a start made all the more frustrating by the early season success of their rivals across the Hudson River. They’ll look to turn the tide tonight, as they square off with the New Jersey Devils for the first time this season (7:00, MSG). Rangers (1-4-0) are playing their second back-to-back of the season, having lost 3-1 to the Columbus Blue Jackets last night in Ohio. Kevin Hayes gave the Rangers an early lead when he…

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Pregame Analysis Rangers News

Rangers Begin Metro Slate In Columbus

It’s very early on for the New York Rangers, but if they’re to avoid a similar fate to their football counterpart Giants, whose season already appears over, they’ll need to pick up points against in a early-season quartet against Metropolitan Division foes. That slate begins tonight in Ohio, as they take on the Columbus Blue Jackets tonight at Nationwide Arena (7:00 MSG/NHL Network). The Rangers (1-3-0) have opened the season losing three of their first four, the latest disappointment being a 3-1 loss at Madison Square Garden to the St.…

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Rangers Look to Build Momentum Vs. Blues

Fresh off their first victory on Sunday night, the New York Rangers will look to earn consecutive wins for the first time this season as they continue their early season Madison Square Garden parties against the St. Louis Blues (7:00 PM EST, MSG). The Rangers (1-2-0) put a stop to an early season slide, shutting out the Montreal Canadians 2-0 in their previous game. Brady Skjei opened the scoring with a late first period goal, while Mika Zibanejad scored in the third period, his fourth of the season. Zibanejad, who…

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PostGame Analysis

Woe Canada; Rangers’ Drop to 0-2 After Comeback Falls Short

The curse that seems to have struck New York teams in blue this fall followed the New York Rangers to Canada. The Blueshirts made up a 5-1 deficit, but three third period goals finally buried them, and the Rangers now sit at 0-2-0 after falling 8-5 to the Toronto Maple Leafs at Air Canada Centre on Saturday night. The Rangers had some momentum via great chances from their opener two nights earlier against Colorado, but that failed to translate in the early stages of their Toronto visit. Ex-Ranger Dominic Moore…

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