New York hosts conference rival Ottawa
Ottawa Senators (28-45-6, eighth in the Atlantic Division) vs. New York Rangers (31-35-13, seventh in the Metropolitan Division)
Georgiev makes 29 saves and Rangers blank Flyers 3-0
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Alexandar Georgiev had all the answers against the Philadelphia Flyers.
Georgiev made 29 saves and Ryan Strome scored for the third consecutive game and the New York...
Vesey scores go-ahead goal in 3rd, Rangers top Blues 4-2
NEW YORK (AP) — The St. Louis Blues had a chance to clinch a postseason berth on their own terms, but a stubborn goaltender stood in their way.
New York and St. Louis meet for non-conference showdown
St. Louis Blues (41-27-8, third in the Central Division) vs. New York Rangers (29-34-13, seventh in the Metropolitan Division)
Boston takes home win streak into matchup with New York
New York Rangers (29-33-13, seventh in the Metropolitan Division) vs. Boston Bruins (46-21-9, second in the Atlantic Division)
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...
Motte scores 2 as Canucks beat Rangers 4-1
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Tyler Motte's teammates tried hard to help him get his first NHL hat trick. Instead he had to settle for his first career two-goal game.
NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Ovechkin scored in the fourth round of a shootout without putting the puck in the net, and the Washington Capitals extended their win streak to four games with a 3-2 victory...
Wild end 5-game slide with 4-1 victory over the Rangers
NEW YORK (AP) — Zach Parise and his newest teammate got the Minnesota Wild a much-needed win.
Parise had a goal and an assist, and the Wild ended a five-game skid with a 4-1 win over the New...
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.
Zibanejad, Lundqvist lead Rangers to 6-2 win over Hurricanes
NEW YORK (AP) — With players up and down the lineup producing multiple points, the New York Rangers broke through for a confidence-building victory they desperately needed.
Mika Zibanejad had two goals and two assists to help the Rangers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 6-2 on Tuesday night.
Pavel Buchnevich and Tony DeAngelo also scored twice for New York. Mats Zuccarello had three assists and Chris Kreider added two as the Rangers won for only the second time in eight games.
Matt Murray makes 28 saves, Penguins rout Rangers 7-2
NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Murray stopped 28 shots to keep up his strong play since returning from an injury, and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the New York Rangers 7-2 on Wednesday night for their season-high seventh straight victory.
Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin, Jake Guentzel, Kris Letang and Dominik Simon each had a goal and an assist. Zach Aston-Reese and Tanner Pearson also scored to help the Penguins win for the ninth time in 10 games. Patric Hornqvist had two assists.
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.
Pionk, Zibanejad rally Rangers to 5-3 win over Canadiens
NEW YORK (AP) — Neal Pionk couldn't ever remember scoring on an end-to-end rush before.
The 23-year-old defenseman got the tiebreaking goal on a sensational individual effort late in the third period, and the New York Rangers rallied to beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-3 Tuesday night for their fourth straight victory.
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.
NEW YORK (AP) — Jimmy Vesey's first career hat trick came at a good time for the struggling Rangers.
Vesey scored three times, Mats Zuccarello had two goals and New York beat the Carolina Hurricanes 6-3 on Monday night.
"It's something you definitely want to accomplish," Vesey said. "I was just saying I remember it took me all four years in college to get one. It's nice to have one.
Avalanche roll to 9th straight win, 3-1 over Rangers
DENVER (AP) — Nathan MacKinnon, Erik Johnson and Mikko Rantanen each had a goal and an assist, Jonathan Bernier made 27 saves and the streaking Colorado Avalanche beat the New York Rangers 3-1 on Saturday for their ninth consecutive win.
The Avalanche have won eight straight at home and haven't lost since Arizona beat them on Dec. 27. Colorado has outscored opponents 37-15 in the last nine games and has not trailed during the winning streak.
Buchnevich scores go-ahead goal, Rangers hold off Sabres 4-3
NEW YORK (AP) — The Rangers have been waiting all season for Rick Nash to score in bunches. A fresh line combination may be doing the trick.
Nash scored twice for the second straight game and new linemate Pavel Buchnevich scored the winner late in the third period as the Rangers edged the conference-worst Buffalo Sabres 4-3 on Thursday night.
Minus ill Lundqvist, Rangers find way to edge Penguins 4-3
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ondrej Pavelec stopped 41 shots while filling in for late scratch Henrik Lundqvist to help the New York Rangers to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday night.
Boo Nieves, Jesper Fast, Mats Zuccarello and Pavel Buchnevich scored in support of Pavelec, who drew the spot start because Lundqvist had the flu. Buchnevich provided the game-winner when his centering pass deflected off Pittsburgh's Kris Letang and by Tristan Jarry 11:12 into the third period.
Rangers defeat Oilers 4-2, win 6th straight game
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Rangers have gone from an awful start to the hottest team in the NHL, using the man advantage to help them to a season-high sixth straight win on Saturday.
New York scored two second-period power-play goals en route to a 4-2 victory against the Edmonton Oilers as the Rangers won their fifth straight at Madison Square Garden.
Vesey, Rangers beat Bruins 4-2 for 5th straight win
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Rangers are suddenly rolling thanks to timely scoring and tight defense, especially the brand exhibited against Boston on Wednesday night.
Jimmy Vesey scored two first-period goals 29 seconds apart, Henrik Lundqvist made 31 saves and New York beat the Bruins 4-2 for its fifth straight victory.
Pavel Buchnevich and Rick Nash also scored for the resurgent Rangers, who improved to 8-7-2 despite losing seven of their first eight games.
Rangers rally past Blue Jackets 5-3 for 4th straight win
NEW YORK (AP) — Given three power-play chances in the third period, the New York Rangers converted them all in a comeback victory over Columbus.
Michael Grabner had two goals and the Rangers scored four times in the third to rally past the Blue Jackets 5-3 on Monday night for their fourth straight win.
Kevin Shattenkirk, Chris Kreider and Pavel Buchnevich scored in the third for the Rangers. Mika Zibanejad had an assist on all three power-play goals.
Zibanejad rallies Rangers to 6-4 win over Golden Knights
NEW YORK (AP) — Mika Zibanejad got the tiebreaking goal with 5:39 left and the New York Rangers scored four in the third period to rally for a 6-4 victory over the expansion Vegas Golden Knights on Tuesday night.
Jimmy Vesey, Mats Zuccarello, Chris Kreider, Pavel Buchnevich and Michael Grabner scored for the Rangers, and Henrik Lundqvist made 30 saves. Zibanejad also had assists on the first two goals in the third, helping the Rangers win for the third time in seven games (3-2-2).
Zibanejad helps Rangers rally past Golden Knights, 6-4
NEW YORK (AP) — After two lackluster periods, the New York Rangers turned up the intensity in the third and rallied for a needed win.
Mika Zibanejad got the tiebreaking goal with 5:39 left and the Rangers scored four in the final period to beat the expansion Vegas Golden Knights 6-4 on Tuesday night.
Buchnevich, Nieves lead Rangers to 5-2 win over Coyotes
NEW YORK (AP) — Their youth and a new-look fourth line helped the New York Rangers get a needed win.
Pavel Buchnevich scored twice and added an assist, rookie Boo Nieves had three assists and the Rangers beat the winless Arizona Coyotes 5-2 Thursday night.
Michael Grabner had two goals, Chris Kreider also scored and Ondrej Pavelec stopped 27 shots to help New York get just its third victory of the season in the finale of a season-high six-game homestand.
BOSTON (AP) — With the Rangers struggling offensively, Henrik Lundqvist bailed them out with a vintage performance.
Lundqvist made 32 saves on his 35th birthday and New York got third-period goals from Pavel Buchnevich and Oscar Lindberg to beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 on Thursday night.
"You can never score on him," said Rangers newcomer Brendan Smith, acquired from Detroit before the trade deadline this week. "I got to watch it on the opposite side and it was amazing to be a part of."
BOSTON (AP) — Henrik Lundqvist made 32 saves on his 35th birthday and the New York Rangers got third-period goals from Pavel Buchnevich and Oscar Lindberg to beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 on Thursday night.
New York, which has beaten Boston five straight times, outscored the Bruins 12-5 while sweeping the three-game season series.
Grabner scores 2 goals as Rangers top Maple Leafs 5-2
TORONTO (AP) — Michael Grabner punished his former team while adding to a terrific start to the season.
Grabner scored two goals to help the New York Rangers snap a three-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday night.
Sharp scores twice, Stars hold on for 7-6 win over Rangers
NEW YORK (AP) — Patrick Sharp scored twice, Jamie Benn and Patrick Eaves had a goal and two assists each and the Dallas Stars held on for a wild 7-6 victory over the New York Rangers on Tuesday night.
Cody Eakin had a goal and an assist, Antoine Roussel and Adam Cracknell also scored and the Stars won for the third time in nine games (3-5-1). Radek Faksa and Lauri Korpikoski each had two assists.
Miller helps Rangers rally past Penguins, 5-2
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The New York Rangers aren't about to let the loss of two top forwards derail their hot start.
The Rangers were hit with adversity the previous two days, first on Sunday after learning Mika Zibanejad and Pavel Buchnevich would miss extended time because of injury, and the following day when they fell behind early against their division rival Pittsburgh Penguins.
Hayes, Miller score 2 goals each, Rangers beat Canucks 7-2
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Even without two of their top forwards, the high-scoring New York Rangers rolled past the Vancouver Canucks.
Kevin Hayes and J.T. Miller scored two goals each, Henrik Lundqvist made 36 saves, and the Rangers beat the Canucks 7-2 on Tuesday night.
Mats Zuccarello had a goal and two assists, Nick Holden had a goal and an assist and Brandon Pirri also scored for New York, which was without Chris Kreider and Pavel Buchnevich.
Burrows helps Canucks beat Rangers 5-3 to end 9-game skid
NEW YORK (AP) — Alexandre Burrows scored twice in the third period to help the Vancouver Canucks end a nine-game losing streak with a 5-3 victory over the New York Rangers on Tuesday night.
Henrik Sedin and Sven Baertschi each had a goal and an assist, and Loui Eriksson also scored for the Canucks, who were 0-8-1 with eight straight regulation losses since opening the season with four wins.
Bo Horvat had two assists and Jacob Markstrom finished with 23 saves.
Miller, Fast, Buchnevich lead Rangers past Jets 5-2
NEW YORK (AP) — Although the New York Rangers didn't play an especially dominant style, they did enough to keep up their winning play.
J.T. Miller, Jesper Fast and Pavel Buchnevich scored 4:04 apart late in the second period to lead the high-scoring Rangers to their fifth straight victory, 5-2 over the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday night.