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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Penguins 4 – Rangers 3 (SO)

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

When Chris Kreider scored with under 12 seconds remaining to tie the game, there was a thought that the Rangers could snap a seven-game losing streak at Madison Square Garden. However, Phil Kessel and Sidney Crosby each scored in the shootout, while Mika Zibanejad and Mats Zuccarello were denied in the Pegnuins 4-3 victory over the Rangers. Blueshirt Bullet Points …

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Prospect Park: Zborovskiy and Regina Advance To Second Round

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

Sergey Zborovskiy (2015 third) was scoreless as his Regina Pats defeated the Calgary Hitmen 5-1 and eliminate the Hitman 4-0. The Pats who are the top seed in the WHL’s Eastern Conference advance to the second round. This series was a mismatch from the start with Regina scoring five goals in all four game while allowing just six total goals. Now …

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Prospect Park: A Not-So Good Night

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

This was not one of those good nights as one player was out injured, another appears to have reinjured himself and those who played really did not produce.  The good news is at least most teams won and are close to advancing to the next round. The bad news is how hurt are Ryan Gropp and Brad Morrison as nobody …

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Prospect Park: Sean Day Leads The Spitfires To Game Three Win

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

Sean Day (2016 third) had a two-assist night to lead his Windsor Spitfires to a 3-1 win over the London Knights in game three of their OHL Western Conference series. Day using his skating and passing skills was the difference maker as he earned the game’s third star for his performance. Day got going by setting up Julius Nattinen’s first …

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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Sharks 5 – Rangers 4

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

The Rangers clinched a trip to the Stanley Cup Playoffs for a seventh consecutive season and for the 11th time in the previous 12 years by earning a point in a 5-4 overtime loss against the San Jose Sharks. Henrik Lundqvist was not sharp in his second game back and J.T. Miller responded to his fourth line demotion but a …

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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Ducks 6 – Rangers 3

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

The New York Rangers will have to wait at least one more day before they can punch their ticket to the postseason after falling to the Ducks 6-3 on Sunday. Henrik Lundqvist finally returned to the crease but will need time to find his rhythm. Rick Nash scored for the fourth straight game, and Derek Stepan lit the lamp as …

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Prospect Park: Wall’s Shutout Leads A Good Day For Prospects

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

It was a pretty good day for the Ranger prospects who saw action on Saturday. A shutout, two stars of the game, a game-winning goal and a 4-1 overall record for the playoff playing prospects. Could this be the year where we see multiple league champions (or another NCAA Champion)? Tyler Wall (2016 sixth) and his second-seeded UMass-Lowell River Hawks …

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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Rangers 3 – Kings 0

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

The New York Rangers inched closer to earning a spot in the 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs with a 3-0 win against the Los Angeles Kings. Outside of two undisciplined penalties, the Rangers played a smart, safe game against LA, and took advantage of their opportunities. Antti Raanta made stopped 30 shutouts earning his fourth shutout of the season and 16th …

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Zuccarello Notches Different Kind of Assist

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

With Women’s Hockey on the rise in North America, Rangers forward Mats Zuccarello wants to make sure female Norwegian players have the same opportunity. A team from the city of Tromso, located in the northern part of Norway, qualified for the Norwegian Championships for the first time. However, with over half of the team being students, many players did not …

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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Islanders 3 – Rangers 2

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

It’s a good thing the Rangers are about to embark on a three-game west coast trip because they dropped another game at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday night, losing to the Islanders, 3-2. In the last seven games on Broadway, the Blueshirts are 0-5-2 and their last regulation win at home was February 19th. The Rangers jumped out to a …

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Prospect Park: The End Of The Regular Season

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

It feels like it took forever but Sunday was the last day of the CHL regular season for the Ranger prospects. It was also selection Sunday for the NCAA as Tyler Wall and his UMass-Lowell River Hawks find out where they are headed as the Hockey East Champions. Ryan Gropp (2015 second) and his Seattle Thunderbirds hosted Ty Ronning (2016 …