Rangers lost 1962 playoff series to Maple Leafs after missed call

Rangers lost 1962 playoff series to Maple Leafs after missed call

Legendary hockey reporter Stan Fischler writes a weekly scrapbook for NHL.com. Fischler, known as “The Hockey Maven,” shares his humor and insight with readers each Wednesday. This week Fischler takes us back to the semi-finals in the 1962 Stanley Cup Playoffs between the New York Rangers and Toronto Maple Leafs. It was a significant series … Read more

Recap: Cole Plays Overtime Hero, Canes Take Game One

RALEIGH, NC. – Veteran defenseman Ian Cole scored the game-winning goal in overtime Wednesday night, giving the Carolina Hurricanes a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers to kick off their Round Two series. Highlights | Box Score | Video Three Things 1) Just Find A Way After struggling to find their game offensively through … Read more

Sammy Blais’ return to Rangers for NHL playoffs still possible

RALIEGH, NC – Sammy Blais, who tore his ACL in mid-November, was back on the ice with the Rangers for their optional morning skate on Wednesday before Game 1 of their second-round series against the Hurricanes. “It’s a great sign,” head coach Gerard Gallant said. “He’s worked hard and he’s at that stage where he … Read more

Most valuable player of each first-round series selected by NHL.com

One of the most amazing first rounds in the history of the Stanley Cup Playoffs ended Sunday with overtime decisions in each Game 7 played. Three other Game 7s were decided Saturday. The eight first-round series – seven of which required at least six games – were filled with amazing individual performances and clutch heroics. … Read more

Panarin has signature moment for Rangers in Game 7 victory

NEW YORK – Artemi Panarin fought through the stress and aggravation that plagued him throughout the Eastern Conference First Round to deliver his signature moment with the New York Rangers. The magic that made Panarin an early sensation in his NHL career – he won the Calder Trophy voted as the NHL rookie of the … Read more

Game Preview: Round 1, Game 6 vs. NYR

GAME PREVIEW The Penguins and New York Rangers play Game 6 of Round One of the Stanley Cup Playoffs at PPG Paints Arena. To purchase tickets to game 6, click here. Pittsburgh has a 19-14 all-time series record in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Penguins won four of their last five … Read more

Igor Shesterkin learning that NHL playoffs are different beast

Remember that Feb. 26 goaltending duel in Pittsburgh between Igor Shesterkin and Tristan Jarry that went the Penguins’ way, 1-0, on a third-period power-play goal by Evgeni Malkin? Or maybe the one at the Garden on April 7 that turned contentious, with Shesterkin waving goodbye to the Penguins as they left the ice after a … Read more

Rangers no strangers to 3-1 series deficit

The Rangers are no strangers to coming back from a 3-1 series deficit. Here’s how they pulled off the feat in back-to-back years not so long ago. 2014: Second round vs. Penguins The set up: The Rangers won the opener 2-1 in Pittsburgh on Derick Brassard’s OT goal but did not score again until the … Read more

Rangers sticking with Shesterkin after Game 4 loss to Penguins

PITTSBURGH – Igor Shesterkin will be the New York Rangers starting goalie when they try to avoid elimination in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference First Round against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday. “He’s the best goalie in the League,” Rangers coach Gerard Gallant said. “I’m going to go with him.” … Read more

3 Keys: Rangers at Penguins, Game 4 of Eastern First Round

(2M) Rangers at (3M) Penguins 7 pm ET; ESPN, CBC, SN, TVAS, ATTSN-PT, MSG Pittsburgh leads best-of-7 series 2-1 The Pittsburgh Penguins will try to build on a wild win in Game 3 on Saturday when they play Game 4 of the Eastern Conference First Round against the New York Rangers at PPG Paints Arena … Read more