Inside look at New York Rangers

Inside look at New York Rangers

NHL.com is providing in-depth roster, prospect and fantasy analysis for each of the League’s 32 teams from Aug. 8-Sept. 8. Today, the New York Rangers. The New York Rangers have the Stanley Cup as a goal and realistic optimism about their chances of winning it for the first time since 1994. The Rangers finished second … Read more

Leafs’ Auston Matthews wins Hart Trophy, Ted Lindsay Award

Leafs’ Auston Matthews wins Hart Trophy, Ted Lindsay Award

Winning the Hart Memorial Trophy felt great. So did winning the Ted Lindsay Award. Goal Maple Leafs star Auston Matthews wishes for more. “I’d be lying if I said that there wasn’t a little bit of angst, wishing you’re still playing right now,” Matthews said after accepting the two biggest awards at the NHL’s awards … Read more

Shesterkin, Rangers top Lightning in Game 2, extend Eastern Final lead

Shesterkin, Rangers top Lightning in Game 2, extend Eastern Final lead

New York leads the best-of-7 series. Game 3 is at Tampa Bay on Sunday. “I think we did a great job limiting them, especially in the first two periods,” Rangers defenseman adam fox said. “We didn’t make too many mistakes. We were able to feel them. We did a good job playing from the middle … Read more

Vasilevskiy-Shesterkin matchup in East Final has teammates picking sides

Vasilevskiy-Shesterkin matchup in East Final has teammates picking sides

GREENBURGH, NY — Barclay Goodrowlike everyone else with the Tampa Bay Lightning and beyond, has touted Andrei Vasilevskiy as the best goalie in the world, the only one you’d want in your net in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Oh, how that narrative has changed for Goodrow. “I’ll take ‘Shesty’ all day,” he said. Of course, … Read more

2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Rangers vs. Penguins first-round preview

2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Rangers vs.  Penguins first-round preview

(2M) New York Rangers vs. (3M) Pittsburgh Penguins Rangers: 52-24-6, 110 points Penguins: 46-25-11, 103 points Season series: NYR 3-1-0; PIT 1-3-0 Game 1: Tuesday (7 p.m. ET; ESPN, CBC, SN, TVAS, MSG, ATTSN-PT) The New York Rangers won three games against the Pittsburgh Penguins in a span of less than two weeks from March … Read more

Trophy Tracker: Matthews, Huberdeau top Hart picks as NHL MVP

Trophy Tracker: Matthews, Huberdeau top Hart picks as NHL MVP

To mark the conclusion of the 2021-22 season, NHL.com is running its fifth and final installment of the Trophy Tracker series this week. Today, we look at the race for the Hart Trophy, given annually to the player adjudged to be the most valuable to his team as selected in a vote by the Professional … Read more

Maybe the Knights’ Jake Eichel isn’t that guy

Maybe the Knights’ Jake Eichel isn’t that guy

Jack EichelPhoto: Getty Images If you’re trying to blow your own face off and fall down a sewer for comedic effect instead of securing a playoff spot, you’d have to give the Vegas Golden Knights an Emmy for their performance last night. Needing just about every point they can get to pass the Dallas Stars … Read more