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What’s in Store From 1993-94? Graves, Special Teams, Leads Rangers Past Whalers

What’s in Store From 1993-94? Graves, Special Teams, Leads Rangers Past Whalers

October 30th, 1993, Hartford Civic Center, Hartford, CT:  After two straight home games resulting in three out of a possible four points, the Rangers took the two hour bus trip to Hartford, Connecticut to face a struggling Whalers team.  The Whalers had just three wins in their first eleven games and were currently on a six game […]

Game Preview: New York Rangers vs Philadelphia Flyers

Game Preview: New York Rangers vs Philadelphia Flyers

TONIGHT’S GAME The Rangers will face-off against the Philadelphia Flyers tonight, Oct. 24, at Wells Fargo Center (7:00 p.m. — TV: MSG Network; Radio: ESPN 98.7), in their third consecutive divisional matchup. The Blueshirts currently rank seventh in the Metropolitan Division standings, and 14th in the Eastern Conference, with a record of 2-5-0 (4 pts). The Rangers enter the contest having […]

What’s in Store From 1993-94? Rangers Drop Third Straight in Loss to Lightning

What’s in Store From 1993-94? Rangers Drop Third Straight in Loss to Lightning

October 22nd, 1993, Thunderdome, St. Petersburg, FL.:  The best thing to do after getting embarrassed at home by an expansion team, as the Rangers were three nights earlier by the Mighty Ducks, is to get right back to playing hockey and go on the road to do so.  The Rangers looked to move forward from their lackluster […]

What’s in Store From 1993-94? Rangers Embarrassed at Home by Expansion Mighty Ducks

What’s in Store From 1993-94? Rangers Embarrassed at Home by Expansion Mighty Ducks

October 19th, 1993, Madison Square Garden, NY:  After having their three game win streak snapped by the Flyers three nights earlier, the Rangers looked to get back on track at home against an expansion team, usually a recipe for a win.  Inspired by the 1992 Disney movie, “The Mighty Ducks” staring Emilio Estevez, the NHL awarded a […]

Game Preview: New York Rangers vs New Jersey Devils

Game Preview: New York Rangers vs New Jersey Devils

TONIGHT’S GAME The Rangers will face-off against the New Jersey Devils tonight, Oct. 19, at Prudential Center (7:00 p.m. — TV: MSG Network; Radio: ESPN 98.7), in their second of three straight divisional matchups. The Blueshirts currently rank fourth in the Metropolitan Division standings, and 10th in the Eastern Conference, with a record of 2-4-0 (4 pts). The Rangers enter the […]

Take the Positives and Run With Them

Take the Positives and Run With Them

Let’s face it. Before last night, we all could agree that the Rangers have had a pretty brutal road trip. Granted, the trip included tough games against some supercharged Western Conference teams, but it was still no excuse for scoring only nine goals and letting in an abominable 25 in just four games. Then, last […]

Benoit Pouliot/Derick Brassard/Mats Zuccarello Line

Benoit Pouliot/Derick Brassard/Mats Zuccarello Line

Just like in the world of sports anything can change in an instant, so I learned it can also happen to a writer. I had intentions of writing on the success and predictable success for the future of the Benoit Pouliot, Derick Brassard and Mats Zuccarello line. I and the rest of Ranger Nation could […]

What’s in Store From 1993-94? Rangers Win Streak Snapped at Three in Loss to Flyers

What’s in Store From 1993-94? Rangers Win Streak Snapped at Three in Loss to Flyers

October 16th, 1993, The Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA:  The Rangers entered this contest looking for their fourth consecutive win, while the Flyers, on a mini streak of their own, were looking for their third win in a row.  In the early goings of the 1993-94 season, Coach Mike Keenan began to show more and more confidence in Glenn […]

Game Preview: New York Rangers vs Washington Capitals

Game Preview: New York Rangers vs Washington Capitals

TONIGHT’S GAME The Rangers will face-off against the Washington Capitals tonight, Oct. 16, at Verizon Center (8:00 p.m. — TV: NBCSN; Radio: ESPN 98.7), in their first of three straight divisional matchups. The Blueshirts enter the contest having been defeated by the Blues, 5-3, on Saturday at St. Louis, and are now 1-4-0 (2 pts) this season. The Capitals enter the […]

What’s in Store From 1993-94? Rangers Cruise Past Sabres for Third Straight Win

What’s in Store From 1993-94? Rangers Cruise Past Sabres for Third Straight Win

October 15th, 1993, The Aud, Buffalo, NY:  The Rangers took on the Sabres in Northern, NY looking for their third consecutive win.  After his relief appearance helped the Rangers climb out of a three goal deficit, backstopping the Rangers to all three wins thus far; Glenn Healy was back in net.  With the Rangers power […]