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BLUESHIRT BULLET POINTS: SHORT-HANDED BLUESHIRTS FALL TO STARS 2-1; GO WINLESS ON ROAD TRIP

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Blueshirt Contributor

Frustration. That’s the prevailing theme in the Rangers’ locker room after another pointless game. As the Blueshirts continue to sink in the Eastern Conference standings — they’re in last place in the Metropolitan Division — the frustration level of the players continues to mount. After their 2-1 loss to the Stars, Mats Zuccarello made it a point to say, “it’s …

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BLUESHIRT BULLET POINTS: LAST PLACE BLUESHIRTS VISIT DALLAS LICKING WOUNDS; ATTEMPT TO TURN SEASON AROUND VERSUS STARS

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Blueshirt Contributor

Similar to how the iconic Zapruder Film — shot in downtown Dallas — disputes the findings of the Warren Commission. The game footage from the Rangers’ loss to Nashville disputes the rulings of the NHL ice officials. Abraham Zapruder’s film shoots down the notion President John F. Kennedy was killed by a single “magic bullet.” Meanwhile, the United States Government …

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Prospect Park: Another Day, Another First Star For Ronning

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

Another day, another first star of the game for Ty Ronning of the Vancouver Giants. Ronning had a goal and an assist as the Giants defeated the visiting Medicine Hat Tigers 5-4. The win for Vancouver extended their unbeaten streak to four games (3-0-1). Ronning scored his 47th goal of the season off the rush giving the Giants a 3-1 …

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Prospect Park: Gettinger’s Three Points Lead Greyhounds Win

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

First star Tim Gettinger recorded his fourth three-point game of the season as his Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds edged the Barrie Colts 4-3. Gettinger was 1-2-3 as the Greyhounds became the first OHL team to clinch a playoff spot this season. Gettinger got the Greyhounds going with his 27th goal of the season at 6:49 of the first period. It …

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Prospect Park: Gettinger’s Two Goals Lead Greyhounds Win

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

Tim Gettinger had two goals as his Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds knocked off the Windsor Spitfires 6-4. Gettinger’s goals were the Greyhound’s fifth and sixth goals of the game giving him 26 on the season. The first of the two goals was a nice shot over the goalie’s right pad on the short side came while the teams were playing …

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BLUESHIRT BULLET POINTS: BLUESHIRTS TAKE BITE OUT OF SHARKS; BEAT SAN JOSE 6-5

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Blueshirt Contributor

That was too close for comfort. The definition of a seesaw affair took place in San Jose as the Rangers held on for the 6-5 win over the hometown Sharks. Right from the get go things were different for the Blueshirts. And that’s because Kevin Hayes’ return from injury had a huge impact on the team. With their top defensive …

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BLUESHIRT BULLET POINTS: REELING BLUESHIRTS ATTEMPT TO STAVE OFF WEST COAST SWEEP; TAKE ON HIGH-FLYING SHARKS

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“Oh, we’ve got to hold on, ready or not. You live for the fight when it’s all that you’ve got. Woah, we’re halfway there. Woah, livin’ on a prayer.”— Bon Jovi, Livin’ On A Prayer Bon Jovi’s hit song was released in 1986, yet the lyrics are extremely accurate when describing the 2017-18 NY Rangers. From their 3-7-2 start to …

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BLUESHIRT BULLET POINTS: BLUESHIRTS LOSE THIRD STRAIGHT; GET BURNED BY DUCKS 6-3

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Blueshirt Contributor

WARNING: Do not read this article if you suffer from high blood pressure or depression. Side effects may include — but are not limited to — increased frustration or moodiness, heartburn and a strong desire to stop watching hockey.   There are good games, bad games and ugly games in the NHL. And tonight’s 6-3 loss definitely falls under the …

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BLUESHIRT BULLET POINTS: DESPERATE BLUESHIRTS LOOK TO SALVAGE ROADTRIP; FACE DUCKS IN ANAHEIM

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Blueshirt Contributor

It’s time for the New York Rangers to put up or shut up. To this point of the season, the Blueshirts have been consistently inconsistent. And that’s not a good thing. While this team is still very much alive in the playoff race, there’s an artificial deadline on its’ ability to realistically contend. February 26, 2018 is the NHL’s annual …

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BLUESHIRT BULLET POINTS: KINGS HAVE BLUESHIRTS SEEING GHOSTS; RANGERS FALL 4-2

In Blueshirt Bulletin Main Blog, News by Blueshirt Contributor

Is it 2014 or 2018? For Rangers’ fans this game had the feeling of déjà vu. In the 2014 Stanley Cup Final the Blueshirts had multiple two-goal leads, only to cede momentum and the lead to the Kings late. Their 4-2 loss tonight followed the same script. The Rangers came out skating well; forechecking tightly and jumping all over Jonathan …

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Prospect Park: Huska Injures Left Wrist

In News, Prospect Park by Jess Rubenstein

Start with the report that UConn goalie Adam Huska injured his wrist missing both games this weekend. The injury which reportedly happened during practice this week is being called a “sprain”. How long Huska will miss depends on who you listen to; some say 10 days while others say three weeks. Three weeks is the best guess coming at a …