1. Programming Note

    I am flying to overseas tonight. I am (sadly) fully expecting to not be able to see MSG in London so don't expect game wraps of the rest of the exhibition games on this side of the pond...

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  2. Preseason: Looking Good: Rangers Vs. Senators

    The Rangers looked pretty good in their preseason bout with the Ottawa Senators tonight and pulled out a 2-1 win. It is reason to be giddy as these guys took care of business against an opponent they were supposed to beat - Ottawa's B-team...

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  3. New York Rangers' Captain Conundrum

    There is much debate of late over who will become the 25th captain of the New York Rangers. From all that I have read—and I am not about to link all of the pieces, as both MSM and bloggers ...

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  4. Preseason: Penalty Party In Ottawa

    Yay!!!!! Hockey's back! As you can guess, I am giddy to see the boys back on the ice. And let that serve as a warning that this game wrap runs a bit long as I took notes while I was watching this parade to the penalty box in Ottawa...

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  5. NHL Four-cast: Washington Capitals

    1 - Why is this team worth watching? AO. When you have a player who can do this, and this, and this, and especially this and enjoys it this much, you have it made. Ovechkin's enthusiasm is infectious and a true pleasure to watch...

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  6. An Open Letter To Those Players At Camp

    Hello, and welcome to the New York Rangers,There are some things you need to know before you get the 2008-2009 NHL season started as a member of the Broadway Blueshirts. I will attempt to lay them out for you to make your transition to New York easier...

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  7. NHL Four-cast: Vancouver Canucks

    1. Why is this team worth watching? I don't know about you, but identical twins always trip me out. And I have to say, Vancouver's pair is pretty damn good at hockey. Roberto Luongo, despite a 'down' season of 35 wins, 2...

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  8. Let's Get The Fan Club Going ...

    I was quite pleased when the Rangers signed Aaron Voros and after reading the article on him on the Ranger homepage, I am positively pumped...

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  9. Hypocrisy In Hockey

    The NHL has decided to allow goon Brandon Sugden to play this season. Sugden signed retirement papers with the Columbus Blue Jackets in 2006 but was invited to join the New York Islanders training camp...

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  10. NHL Four-cast: Toronto Maple Leafs

    1 - Why is this team worth watching? Are they? Um, let's see ... why to watch the Maple Leafs ... hmmm ... You can see the downfall of a once proud Original Six team as they try to break a 41 season Cup-less streak...

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  11. Honouring 9/11

    Just wanted to put something up to remind everyone to hold their love ones a little tighter today and to remember friends and family that may have been lost that day or any day. Not necessarily because of the events of 9/11, but just because ...

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  12. Tampa Bay Lightning: NHL Four-Xast

    1) Why is this team worth watching? Apparently this Steve Stamkos kid has a guaranteed roster spot and some sweeeeeet moves. Then there are mighty midget Marty St...

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  13. Congrats, Corey Hirsch!

    Lost in the headlines today, buried under news that Chris Chelios gave Father Time the finger again and Florida locked up their No...

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  14. NHL Four-cast: San Jose Sharks

    1. Why is this team worth watching? Evgeni Nabokov is a superstar—if he wasn't Kazakh he would be a household name. Joe Thornton may not come through in the playoffs but he is still one of the best pivots in the league...

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  15. NHL Four-cast: St. Louis Blues

    1. Why is this team worth watching? Did you know Brad Boyes had 43 goals last year? Dude can score. Manny Legacy? Dude can stop pucks. (I still don't understand why he was run out of Detroit...

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  16. The Trial of Brendan Shanahan

    Hear ye, hear ye, will the First District Night Court of the Blogosphere please come to order!The Honourable Harry T. Stone presiding. Today we will hear the case of Brendan Shanahan v. New York Rangers...

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  17. NHL Four-cast: Pittsburgh Penguins

    1. Why is this team worth watching? Did you enjoy Beijing? If so, the Cole Harbour Crybaby is one helluva diver (and, I must grudgingly admit, a decent hockey player)...

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  18. Killin' Time: Friday Night Edition

    Some Friday night randomness: *As I mentioned in the last blog, I will be heading to Switzerland for the two Ranger games so if there is anyone in Bern, or has been there, please feel free to share your knowledge...

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  19. New York Rangers to Play Limited Rookies in Exhibition

    NHL.com put up a preview article for the Victoria Cup, the match between the New York Rangers and Metallurg Magnitogorsk in Switzerland on October 1st...

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  20. Quick Thought Of The Night

    The Rangers should hold a viewing party at the Garden for the season opener in Prague. According to the Garden's website , both the Theater and Garden proper are booked for the season opener but MSG is free on Sunday ...

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  21. Phoenix Coyotes: NHL Four-Cast

    1 - Why is this team worth watching? There are so many reasons. I heart Dan Carcillo . Dave Strader and Darren Pang are probably the best announcing pair in the NHL. Gretzky freaks out with the best of them...

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  22. Congrats, Trevor Linden!

    The Vancouver Canucks have announced that they will retire Trevor Linden's No. 16 this season. As I mentioned in the past, I have always been a fan of his and this honour is well deserved...

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  23. NHL Four-cast: Philadelphia Flyers

    1 - Why is this team worth watching? They may not be the Broad Street Bullies anymore but you still never know when someone is going to get absolutely hammered. 2 - Are they better or worse than last year? Worse...

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  24. Tough Luck Getting Tickets ...

    Individual tickets will go on-sale on Saturday, September 20 at 12:00 noon. Tickets will be available for purchase at newyorkrangers.com, Ticketmaster charge-by-phone at 212-307-7171 and Ticketmaster outlets...

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  25. NHL Four-cast: Ottawa Senators

    1 - Why is this team worth watching? They have the best line in hockey. Dany Heatley, Daniel Alfredsson and Jason Spezza are simply scintillating (sorry Tampa, they are better than the reunited Vinny, Vinny and Marty)...

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