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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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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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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Rangers 3 – Wild 2

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

The New York Rangers outstanding season away from Madison Square Garden continued on Saturday night as the Blueshirts defeated the Minnesota Wild, 3-2 on Saturday. The Rangers spent several shifts pinned in their own end, but Alain Vigneault wisely used his timeout and the Bllueshirts converted on a several opportunities. Antti Raanta started between the pipes once again, stopping 25 …

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

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

The New York Rangers got the start they wanted at Madison Square Garden, scoring two goals in the opening five minutes. However, the Florida Panthers used their timeout effectively, regrouped and came back to defeat the Blueshirts in a shootout. The Blueshirts have not won at home since defeating the Washington Capitals on February 19th. Blueshirt Bullet Points 1) Antti …

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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Lightning 3 – Rangers 2

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

The New York Rangers struggles at Madison Square Garden continued on Monday as the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Blueshirts 3-2. The Rangers are now 11-14-2 in their last 27 games at MSG. They are the best road team in the NHL, a big reason why they are comfortably in the playoffs but protecting home-ice advantage has been an issue. …

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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Rangers 4 – Red Wings 1

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

In the New York Rangers final visit to Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, the Blueshirts defeated the Red Wings 4-1. Ryan McDonagh scored twice, including one shorthanded and Derek Stepan snapped his career-long 23 game goal-less streak. Blueshirt Bullet Points: 1) The Rangers improved their NHL-leading road record on Sunday as they captured their 25th victory of the season away …

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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Hurricanes 4 – Rangers 3

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

The New York Rangers tallied three power-play goals but the Carolina Hurricanes tallied two third-period goals to defeat the Blueshirts, 4-3. Carolina came out flying to open up the third period but a controversial call was the turning point. Sebastian Aho fired a slap shot but a Hurricanes forward interfered with Rangers goaltender. Antti Raanta’s helmet was knocked upward preventing …