Ratelle, Lindros to have numbers retired

/ Aug 29, 2017

Ratelle, Lindros to have numbers retired

The New York Rangers will retire Jean Ratelle's No. 19 and the Philadelphia Flyers will retire Eric Lindros' No. 88 this season. The Rangers will raise Ratelle's number to the rafters before their Feb. 25 game against the Detroit Red Wings, and the Flyers will ...

Legendary broadcaster Bob Wolff dies at 96

Jul 18, 2017

Legendary broadcaster Bob Wolff dies at 96

Bob Wolff, the only sportscaster to call play-by-play of championships in all four major North American professional team sports, has died. He was 96. Son Rick Wolff said his father died peacefully Saturday night at his Nyack home. Wolff broadcast the NFL's championship game, World Series, ...

Penguins beat Rangers, win series

/ Apr 24, 2016

Penguins beat Rangers, win series

The end of two springs' worth of playoff angst for the Pittsburgh Penguins came suddenly, crammed into 14 minutes of pure exhilaration, one highlight-reel sequence piled atop another. And perhaps it's fitting that Pittsburgh's relentless five-game demolition of the New York Rangers — completed during ...

Klein's first two-goal game sparks Rangers

/ Mar 17, 2016

Klein's first two-goal game sparks Rangers

Kevin Klein's turnover in the opening minutes led to the Anaheim Ducks' opening goal. The veteran Rangers defenseman sure came up with an improbable way to make up for it. Klein had the first two-goal game of his 11-year NHL career, scoring the tiebreaker with 6:41 ...

/ Mar 14, 2016

Sheary steps up to help Penguins beat Rangers

With one of their top players out for several weeks, the Pittsburgh Penguins are going to need some help to make the playoffs. Conor Sheary did his part on Sunday. Sheary scored twice, Matt Cullen had the go-ahead goal in the third period and the short-handed ...

Islanders score late to edge Rangers

/ Mar 7, 2016

Islanders score late to edge Rangers

Cal Clutterbuck's late goal helped the New York Islanders cap a stellar road trip and edge closer to the Rangers in the playoff race. Clutterbuck scored the tiebreaking goal with 1:28 remaining in the third period, and the Islanders fended off the New York Rangers ...

Raanta helps Rangers edge Capitals

/ Mar 5, 2016

Raanta helps Rangers edge Capitals

Antti Raanta made 32 saves while subbing for the injured Henrik Lundqvist and Derek Stepan scored as the New York Rangers bounced back from a loss in Pittsburgh to beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 Friday night. Raanta was pressed into duty after Lundqvist was ruled ...

/ Feb 27, 2016

Rangers legend Bathgate dies

Andy Bathgate was just fine without a flashy nickname. While Bernie "Boom Boom" Geoffrion and Bobby "The Golden Jet" Hull became known for their powerful slap shots and colorful monikers, Bathgate could score with the best of them — and settled for just plain ...

Lundqvist joins elite goaltender fraternity

/ Feb 26, 2016

Lundqvist joins elite goaltender fraternity

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist celebrated a milestone night in style. Chris Kreider and Tanner Glass scored and Lundqvist made 35 saves as the New York Rangers beat the St. Louis Blues 2-1 on Thursday night. Lundqvist got his 30th victory of the season, joining ...

Blackhawks rally past Rangers

/ Feb 18, 2016

Blackhawks rally past Rangers

The Chicago Blackhawks are heading to the White House to celebrate their third Stanley Cup in six years, and they are bringing along a Russian rookie who could help them win another championship. Artemi Panarin scored his first hat trick and the Blackhawks rallied to ...