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Breaking the Ice: 5 Questions for Rangers vs Canadiens

For the seventh straight season, the New York Rangers qualified for the Stanley Cup Playoffs, which is the franchise’s longest streak since 1977-87. The Blueshirts, led by all-time wins leader Henrik Lundqvist, captain Ryan McDonagh and a group of talented position players including Rick Nash, Derek Stepan, Chris Kreider, Mika …

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Breaking Down Active Professional Athletes Who Were Born in New York

Our friends at Rukkus recently broke down every hometown from every active professional athlete from the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, and MLS. We thought it would be interesting to find out where in New York these athletes come from and where they went to high school. Before we dive into …

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Rangers got Faster, Younger, and Cheaper by Adding Zibanejad

New York Rangers fans all in unison checked their phones and Twitter pages and immediately had feedback when hearing about the Derick Brassard, Mika Zibanejad trade. Mostly upset, as Jeff Gorton had traded fan favorite Derick Brassard and a seventh-round pick in the 2018 NHL Draft to the Ottawa Senators …

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An Islander Fan’s Guide to the First Round

After losing to the Philadelphia Flyers in the last game of the season, the New York Islanders solidified their first-round matchup against the Florida Panthers. During the last few games of the season, the Islanders rested many of their ailing starters, calling up rookies from Bridgeport like Scott Mayfield, Ross …

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