NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — For a game between two teams getting ready to pack their equipment and go on vacation at the end of the week, the New Jersey Devils and New York Rangers played some...
Strome. Georgiev help Rangers beat Maple Leafs 2-1 in OT
TORONTO (AP) — The New York Rangers were glad to finally get another win.
Ryan Strome scored 1:48 into overtime as the New York Rangers beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 Saturday night to...
Rangers end 6-game slide with 4-2 win over Devils
NEW YORK (AP) — No matter where they are in the standings, the New York Rangers were just happy to finally get a win.
Vladislav Namestnikov snapped a tie in the third period, and the Rangers...
Rangers too much for rival Devils 5-2
NEW YORK (AP) — Despite their trade deadline-depleted lineup, the Rangers got off to a fast start and dominated the Devils.
Ryan Strome had two goals, Chris Kreider and Jimmy Vesey each had...
Georgiev stops 31 in Rangers’ 6-2 win over Sabres
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Rangers were locked up in another tight game before pulling away at the very end.
It was quite a relief for coach David Quinn.
Rookie Alexandar Georgiev stopped 31 shots and Vladislav Namestnikov scored two of New York's three goals in the final four minutes of a 6-2 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday night.
"It was a relief for about four minutes because for 56 of them it was a one-goal game, and playoff-type hockey," Quinn said.
Georgiev’s 55 saves help Rangers cool off Leafs 4-1
NEW YORK (AP) — After his team allowed 56 shots on goal, Rangers coach David Quinn thought the defense was pretty good.
He had Alexandar Georgiev to thank for that.
Georgiev had a career-high 55 saves to lead New York over the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-1 on Sunday night. Georgiev had the second-most saves in a regular-season game in franchise history. Mike Richter has the record with 59 on Jan. 31, 1991.
DeAngelo gets deciding goal in shootout, Rangers beat Bruins
NEW YORK (AP) — Successful in his only previous shootout attempt, Tony DeAngelo tried the same approach. And he got the same result.
DeAngelo scored the decisive goal in the seventh round of the shootout and the New York Rangers rallied from two goals down in the third period to beat the Boston Bruins 4-3 on Wednesday night.
Kreider, Lundqvist lead Rangers to 4-3 win over Blackhawks
NEW YORK (AP) — After a rough stretch, the New York Rangers are playing their best hockey in nearly two months.
Chris Kreider had a goal and an assist, Henrik Lundqvist moved into a tie for sixth place on the NHL's career wins list and the Rangers beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 Thursday night for their third victory in four games.
Hayes helps Rangers to 5-4 shootout win over Florida
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — New York Rangers coach David Quinn didn't like the way his team played after the first period, but post-regulation heroics helped the club break its three-game losing streak.
Kevin Hayes had the game-deciding goal in the third round of the shootout after Henrik Lundqvist made a couple of big saves in the overtime, and the Rangers beat the Florida Panthers 5-4 on Saturday night.
Lundqvist makes 29 saves, Rangers defeat Senators 4-2
NEW YORK (AP) — Rangers coach David Quinn has set a new tone for his team and the priority has been to outwork opponents.
Marc Staal, Lias Andersson, Chris Kreider, and Mika Zibanejad scored, and Henrik Lundqvist made 29 saves as New York defeated the Ottawa Senators 4-2 Monday night.
"It's a hardworking team," Rangers forward Kevin Hayes said. "If you are not working hard, you are not playing. That's coach's rules. We work hard every night and we are kind of building an identity here."
Rangers’ Buchnevich out 4 to 6 weeks with broken thumb
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Rangers have announced forward Pavel Buchnevich will miss four to six weeks with a broken thumb.
The 23-year-old sustained the injury during the Rangers' 5-4 shootout victory at Columbus on Saturday night. He had a goal and an assist in the game, giving him three goals and three assists in New York's season-best 5-0-1 run.
For the season, Buchnevich is tied for fifth on the team with nine points (five goals, four assists) in 14 games.
Lundqvist, Vesey lead Rangers to 3-1 win over Sabres
NEW YORK (AP) — Henrik Lundqvist was in vintage form in helping the New York Rangers get a big win.
Lundqvist stopped 39 shots and Jimmy Vesey scored twice to lead New York to its third straight victory, 3-1 over the Buffalo Sabres on Sunday night.
"Hank was outstanding tonight," Rangers coach David Quinn said. "We managed a way to get it done. I thought the third period we did a pretty good job of managing the puck and getting it behind them."
Zuccarello, Zibanejad lead Rangers past Panthers 5-2
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Rangers turned to two of their top goal-scorers to rally past the Florida Panthers.
Mats Zuccarello and Mika Zibanejad each scored twice as New York snapped a two-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over Florida on Tuesday night and won for the first time in regulation this season.
Shattenkirk lifts Rangers to 3-2 win over Avalanche in SO
NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Shattenkirk didn't like being held out of the lineup last Thursday. He came through with a strong effort in his second game back.
The defenseman had assists on both Rangers goals in regulation and then scored the deciding goal in the third round of a shootout to lift New York over the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 on Tuesday night.
Quinn gets first win, Rangers beat Sharks in overtime 3-2
NEW YORK (AP) — Brady Skjei used overtime to redeem an earlier mistake and give Rangers coach David Quinn his first NHL victory.
Skjei buried a wrist shot 37 seconds into overtime to lift New York over the San Jose Sharks 3-2 on Thursday night.
"With three-on-three and his skating he's going to be a threat," Quinn said of Skjei. "It was a heck of a goal, that's for sure."
Subban helps Predators beat rebuilding Rangers 3-2
NEW YORK (AP) — The Nashville Predators liked the way a lot of things went in their season opener, especially since they came away with a win.
P.K. Subban scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period, and the Predators held on to beat New York 3-2 Thursday night and spoil the regular-season debut of new Rangers coach David Quinn.
Rebuilding Rangers eye modest goals, not deep playoff run
NEW YORK (AP) — Fully into rebuilding, the New York Rangers aren't thinking about a deep playoff run. They simply want to get better.
The Rangers are coming off a year in which they dealt several stars at the trade deadline, finished last in the Metropolitan Division and missed the postseason for the first time in eight years.
Rangers win in David Quinn’s preseason debut as coach
Neal Pionk scored 1:20 into overtime to lift the New York Rangers to a 4-3 victory over a New Jersey Devils split-squad, giving David Quinn a win in his preseason coaching debut Monday night.
Pionk's goal was the only time the Rangers led in the game. Lias Andersson had two goals and Pavel Buchnevich also scored for visiting New York.
The Rangers hired Quinn from Boston University to be the 35th head coach in franchise history on May 23.
Lundqvist happy to be part of Rangers’ rebuilding
Henrik Lundqvist is entering his 14th season in the NHL, having spent his entire career with the New York Rangers. And although the team is in a rebuilding mode for a future run at their first Stanley Cup title since 1994, the 36-year-old goalie wants to stick around and be a part of that process.
Youthful Rangers focused on getting better after changes
GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Chris Kreider and the New York Rangers have put last season's struggles behind and are just focusing on trying to get better.
"Show up and compete every single day," Kreider said Friday as players skated in groups for on-ice testing. "We want to win games. It's not a developmental league. Right now everyone is 0-0-0 across the board. It's a clean slate for players, clean slate for teams."