| Jan 21, 2013
| 1:24 PM
The New York Rangers made a big push in trading for Rick Nash to improve their chances of winning a championship for the first time since 1994.
"It's the right time for him to be here with us," Rangers coach John Tortorella said.
On the opposite side of...
| May 19, 2013
| 6:55 PM
— The Rangers have been down two games to none before. Heck, the last time it happened was only two weeks ago.
Before Game 3 of the opening series against the Washington Capitals, coach John Tortorella jabbed reporters for having their heads buried...
| May 12, 2013
| 8:57 PM
Henrik Lundqvist slammed his stick in disgust when an overtime loss in Washington put the New York Rangers on the brink of elimination.
Two days later, the star goalie pumped his arm and let out an emphatic yell when his shutout kept the Rangers alive...
| Apr 22, 2013
The season will end Sunday and so will the voting period for the NHL's major trophies. Members of the Professional Hockey Writers' Assn. vote for most trophies; the Jack Adams (Coach of the Year) is selected by the NHL Broadcasters' Assn., and the...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 9:06 AM
The Connecticut Whale completed the Hartford portion of their regular season schedule Sunday, losing 1-0 to the Providence Bruins.
They finished 20-14-2-2 at the XL Center, including 15-4-1-2 in the last 22 home games. With 78 points, the Whale are in...
| Apr 4, 2013
Like the NHL season, the annual deadline-day trading frenzy was late in starting. But a flurry of deals in the hour before Wednesday's noon Pacific time cutoff changed the complexion of several teams and added depth to others hoping for long playoff runs....
| Apr 3, 2013
| 10:48 PM
Major League Baseball--Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh Pirates, 11:30 a.m. (WGN); Detroit Tigers at Minnesota Twins, Noon (FXSP)
Tennis--WTA Family Circle Cup, Noon (ESPN2)
NBA Basketball--Chicago Bulls at Brooklyn Nets, 6 p.m. (TNT); San...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 4:32 PM
The NHL will play its fifth outdoor NHL Winter Classic game (usually slated for New Year’s Day) on Monday, Jan. 2, at 1pm ET, at Philadelphia’s Citizens Bank Park. The Philadelphia Flyers host the New York Rangers in a clash of Eastern...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 8:48 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Sidney Crosby's return after three months of inactivity didn't hurt the chemistry of the Pittsburgh Penguins one bit as they surged closer to the Eastern Conference-leading New York Rangers.
Crosby played for the first time since...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 9:14 PM
Sidney Crosby was on the ice for three of Pittsburgh's five goals, and defenseman Kris Letang was out there for all of them.
The Penguins are suddenly the picture of health, and the NHL's hottest team is making the Eastern Conference playoff race a fight...
| Mar 21, 2012
Ryan Callahan's goal with 2:18 remaining in overtime erased more than eight years of Rangers frustration, allowing New York to claim a 2-1 victory over Detroit at Madison Square Garden.
The winner was set up by defenseman Michael Del Zotto, who held the...
| May 12, 2012
| 8:18 PM
Brad Richards and Michael Del Zotto scored, Henrik Lundqvist made 22 saves, and the New York Rangers advanced to the Eastern Conference finals with a 2-1 victory in Game 7 over the Washington Capitals on Saturday night.
Richards scored less than two...