Five game suspension for BUF’s Patrick Kaleta. — Bob McKenzie (@TSNBobMcKenzie) March 4, 2013 NHL VP/Player Safety Brendan Shanahan notes that Kaleta “had ample opportunity to make a better decision.” — Andrew Gross (@AGrossRecord) March 4, 2013 … well, looks like the NHL finally got one right. Also, if Brad Richards didn’t return [...]
The day has arrived folks. As of midnight Saturday night the league officially locked out its players. Judging by the comments from both sides of the impasse it would seem as if the chasm is too great, that the differences between the league and the NHLPA are insurmountable. This belief seems to have permeated to [...]
Parts one and two of My Favorite Rangers, 1 – 25 (or 27), was heavily populated by tough guys. Part III won’t be entirely different but it also includes two of the most skilled goal scorers to ever suit up in a Rangers sweater. Let’s get right to it. 15. Brandon Prust – Anyone [...]
It’s no secret the refereeing has been inconsistent at best throughout the playoffs. You don’t just see it with the Rangers, you see it in every game. One can argue it’s why we saw some of the nastiness in the first round of the playoffs. But something that has been driving me insane is how [...]
… Thank you to Alfie for finally coming out and saying this. Hags is NOT this type of player and the suspension is beyond ridiculous. Related articles Rangers Statement Regarding Carl Hagelin’s Suspension (nyrnation.net) Breaking: Carl Hagelin Suspended 3 Games (nyrnation.net)
It was to be expected that disciplinary actions were going to take place following Game two of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals between the New York Rangers and Ottawa Senators. However, not many expected what would ultimately be an excrutiatingly baffling decision on the part of NHL Senior Vice President of Player Safety, Brendan Shanahan. Following [...]
Press Release: The New York Rangers accept the NHL’s three-game suspension of Carl Hagelin and will not pursue an appeal. However, we are thoroughly perplexed in the ruling’s inconsistency with other supplementary discipline decisions that have been made throughout this season and during the playoffs. We will have no further comment on this decision.
New York Rangers winger Carl Hagelin has been suspended 3 games for his hit/elbow on Ottawa Senators captain Daniel Alfredsson during Game two. Below is a video of Brendan Shanahan’s explanation of the suspension. …. DISGUSTED with Brendan Shanahan and the National Hockey League. I would say more but I am sure it would contain [...]
Michael Sauer is not on the ice, let’s hope there wasn’t a setback. #NYRMon Jan 23 16:31:57 via webRanger Nation NYRNation McDonagh on the ice at practice; Eminger as well and ready for contract. Great news. #NYRangersMon Jan 23 16:28:49 via webRanger Nation NYRNation … great news to see McDonagh was not seriously [...]
… 3 games is just that, 3 games. Unfortunately, this will do nothing for the future as it will happen again. But Andrew Ference, in my opinion, deserved a minimum of 5 games.