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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Rangers 2 – Capitals 1

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

1) The New York Rangers wanted the opportunity to match up with the NHL-leading Washington Capitals and took full advantage of the opportunity on Sunday afternoon. Henrik Lundqvist was stellar between the pipes and Mats Zuccarello potted the game-winning goal as the Blueshirts defeated the Capitals, 2-1 at Madison Square Garden. 2) Chris Kreider made an aggressive play after an …

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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Islanders 4 – Rangers 2

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

1) The Rangers troubles at Barclays Center continued on Thursday as they fell to the Islanders, 4-2. The Blueshirts made several costly mistakes in their own end, and failed to capitalize on the power play as their six-game winning streak came to a close. 2) “We just had a hard time making plays in their end tonight. I think you …

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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Rangers 3 – Blue Jackets 2

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

1) The New York Rangers surrendered an early goal in the first period but were able to battle back and defeat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2 on Monday. On the night Harvard Hockey won the Beanpot tournament in Boston, one if it’s legacies, Jimmy Vesey, tallied the game-winning goal to propel the Blueshirts. 2) Antti Raanta made his first start …

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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Rangers 4 – Avalanche 2

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

1) Henrik Lundqvist picked up his 400th career NHL victory on Saturday night as the New York Rangers defeated the Colorado Avalanche 4-2 at Madison Square Garden. After the Blueshirts scored the game’s first goal, Colorado bounced back and tallied two of their own. However, the Blueshirts rallied in the third period and finished off a four-game homestand with their …

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Blueshirt Bulletin Game Score Report: Rangers 4, Predators 3

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

The New York Rangers defeated the Nashville Predators 4-3 on Thursday at Madison Square Garden, and in the process, they extended their winning streak. At this point, you can update the rallying cry to “heave-ho, four-in-a-row!”  The Blueshirts continue to pick up crucial points in the standings and are padding their lead in the Wild Card race. Familiar faces got …

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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Rangers 4 – Predators 3

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

1) The Rangers scored four unanswered goals as they overcame an early two-goal deficit to defeat the Nashville Predators 4-3 at Madison Square Garden on Thursday night. 2) New York entered the second period trailing 2-0, and then Kevin Hayes made two terrific passes. First, he set up Michael Grabner who tallied his 26th of the season. Then, Hayes found …

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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Rangers 4 – Ducks 1

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

1) It was not New York’s best 60 minute performance but the New York Rangers played to their strength and capitalized on their offensive opportunities. Henrik Lundqvist made 43 saves, Michael Grabner scored twice as the Blueshirts defeated the Ducks, 4-1. 2) The offense did convert but Lundqvist looked extremely sharp between the pipes. He made save after save which …

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New York Rangers Game Score — Game 51—Rangers vs. Sabres

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

The New York Rangers squeaked out a 2-1 victory in overtime against the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday night. The Rangers pressed Robin Lehner with shot after shot, and the team broke the ice on the power play after Mats Zuccarello redirected a shot fired by Ryan McDonagh on the power play. The score remained 1-0 until Cody Franson rifled home a …

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Blueshirt Bullet Points: Columbus Blue Jackets 6 – New York Rangers 4

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog by Scott Charles

1) The New York Rangers were hoping to build off their strong four-game stretch before the NHL All-Star break. However, after an initial surge by New York, the Blue Jackets tallied six unanswered en route to an adventurous 6-4 victory at Madison Square Garden. 2) After allowing three goals, Alain Vigneault pulled Henrik Lundqvist. The first goal was a soft …