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Prospect Park: Fontaine Hot Streak Scorches Phoenix

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

It seems like last year we were talking about how ice cold Gabriel Fontaine’s offense had gone, new year and Fontaine is on a hot streak that is almost nuclear. A six-game goal scoring streak that has doubled his season’s output while helping his team win their eighth straight. And there was no way I could not honor Ty Ronning …

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Prospect Park: Morrison Knocks Off Winterhawks

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

Tuesday saw some New York Ranger prospects helping their hot teams remain hot. It was a mostly good evening with two prospects earning stars but the one who did not earn one did the most damage. Tonight’s Star Brad Morrison (2015 seventh) Brad Morrison of the Prince George Cougars appears to be joining the ranks of Ranger prospects going on …

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New York Rangers Game Score – Game 45

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, NHL Stats by Tom Urtz Jr

  Well, that was some game eh? In all seriousness, the Rangers and Stars played a very sloppy game on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden. The Rangers defense was dreadful, and once again the offense almost saved the team’s bacon. The chart above shows that players were either very good or flat out awful. There was very little ground, …

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Prospect Park: Gropp’s Game-Winner

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

An extremely quiet day except for Ryan Gropp (2015 second) recording yet another game winner for his Seattle Thunderbirds. Since being sent back from the AHL, Gropp has worked on improving his overall game. A great idea but his offense appears to have suffered as his goal scoring is down from previous seasons. Against the Spokane Chiefs, Gropp recorded his …

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Prospect Park: Hard To Explain Why

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

Saturday was one of those nights where it is hard to explain why some prospects are playing like they have been playing. Yes, there were a couple of good individual efforts but to reach the next level requires much more. No stars were awarded for Saturday’s efforts as the performances need to have a major impact on the outcome and …

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RANGERS, SPECTRA BY COMCAST SPECTACOR EXTEND WOLF PACK AGREEMENT

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Jess Rubenstein

HARTFORD, January 11, 2017:  The New York Rangers today extended their agreement with Spectra by Comcast Spectacor, the providers of Venue Management to the XL Center, for the Hartford Wolf Pack, the Rangers’ American Hockey League affiliate, to continue playing their home games at the XL Center through the 2017-18 season. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The Wolf …

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Blueshirt Bulletin Issue No. 225 is here!

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Dan Akeson

Be sure to check out the latest issue of Blueshirt Bulletin magazine, edition No. 225, hitting newsstands, mailboxes and the exclusive Blueshirt Bulletin App next week. While the New York Rangers get healthy over their “bye week,” #TeamBulletin has the latest information and analysis on the team, it’s prospects, happenings in Hartford and more! WFAN’s Sean Hartnett sits down with …

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TYLER WALL NAMED HOCKEY EAST ROOKIE OF THE WEEK

In News by Jess Rubenstein

WAKEFIELD, Mass. — Freshman goaltender Tyler Wall (Leamington, Ont.) of the No. 6 ranked UMass Lowell Hockey team was named Hockey East Rookie of the Week, which was announced on Monday afternoon by the conference office. Wall notched his 13th win of the season with a 2-1 Hockey East win at New Hampshire on Friday night at the Whittemore Center in Durham, …

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Prospect Park: A Even Better Encore Performance (Times Two)

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

Both of Friday night’s stars had an even better encore performances on a somewhat busy Saturday/quiet Sunday. This weekend has been nice to see some increased offense from the current group of New York Ranger prospects. It does not address the lack of a top level scorer but as a group, they are pretty close to one and other in …