View Post

BLUESHIRT BULLET POINTS: BLUESHIRTS RUSH HOME FOR BACK-TO-BACK SET; HOST MINNESOTA AHEAD OF WILD WEEKEND

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Blueshirt Contributor

Back-to-backs are always difficult. Especially when you start on the road and then have to rush home. As an added concern, the Blueshirts are in full on trade mode. At any moment the team could make a move and shake up the whole roster. And if that isn’t enough, the team is honoring its’ past by retiring Jean Ratelle’s jersey …

View Post

BLUESHIRT BULLET POINTS: MONTREAL SPOILS MULTIPLE BLUESHIRTS’ DEBUTS; RANGERS LOSE 3-1

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Blueshirt Contributor

Not every opening act can be successful. And on Thursday night in Montreal, two Rangers had their debuts ruined by the Canadiens. In the Blueshirts’ 3-1 loss to the Habs, Alexandar Georgiev and Rob O’Gara made their debuts with the team; with Georgiev’s doubling as his NHL debut. The first two periods saw Georgiev bail out the Rangers time and …

View Post

BLUESHIRT BULLET POINTS: BLUESHIRTS LIMP ACROSS BORDER; ATTEMPT TO STAVE OFF ORIGINAL SIX RIVAL CANADIENS

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Blueshirt Contributor

“Bienvenue au Centre Bell. Maison des Canadiens de Montréal.” Or for those that don’t speak the native tongue of Montreal, “Welcome to the Bell Centre. Home of the Montreal Canadiens.” Now that the pleasantries are out of the way, let’s get down to business. Neither the Canadiens nor Rangers are contenders this year. And as such, rumors have swirled regarding …

View Post

BLUESHIRT BULLET POINTS: FLYERS HANG SEVEN SPOT ON BLUESHIRTS; RANGERS FALL 7-4 IN MSG 50TH ANNIVERSARY GAME

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Blueshirt Contributor

How many times can a team hit rock bottom? For the fourth straight game the Rangers gave up at least three goals. And it’s no surprise they are oh-for-four in those games. The Blueshirts’ 7-4 loss to the Flyers Sunday afternoon at MSG had a little bit of everything. Right off the opening face-off things got heated. Pavel Buchnevich laid …

View Post

Prospect Park: Ronning Scores Twice But Giants Lose

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

Ty Ronning scored twice as his Vancouver Giants fell to the Victoria Royals 4-3. A heartbreaking loss with the Giants giving up the game-winner with just 11 seconds left in the third. Both goals came on the power-play goal, the first at 1:41 of the second period. Ronning takes a cross-check to the back as he lifted a backhand in …

View Post

Prospect Park: Gettinger’s 30th Helps Greyhounds Hammer Hamilton

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

If this was supposed to be a matchup of the OHL’s two best teams then the rest of the OHL is in trouble. The OHL’s Western Conference-leading Soo Greyhounds hosted Eastern Conference leaders the Hamilton Bulldogs Tim Gettinger and his Greyhounds whipped the Bulldogs 10-0, this wasn’t at all pretty as the Greyhounds scored four times in the first. The …