1. How Much Should New York Rangers Be Willing to Give Up for Nail Yakupov?

    The New York Rangers are desperate for goal scoring, and as reported by Larry Brooks of the New York Post and Jim Matheson of the Edmonton Journal , the Blueshirts may be willing to make a deal for Nail Yakupov...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 12 months ago 4,899 reads 38 comments

  2. New York Rangers Rumors: Should Blueshirts Consider Trading Michael Del Zotto?

    The New York Rangers have started to find their way—the Blueshirts have a record of 6-8-0 through 14 games...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 12 months ago 7,760 reads 26 comments

  3. How Bright Is Chris Kreider's Future with New York Rangers?

    The ballad of Chris Kreider has been interesting to say the least, but how bright is the Boxford , MA native's future with the New York Rangers ? Although Kreider ...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 12 months ago 5,398 reads 7 comments

  4. What's Derek Stepan's Ideal Role with the New York Rangers?

    The New York Rangers have not done a great job building their team through the draft over the past few years, but one of the team's biggest steals was taking Derek Stepan in the second round of the 2008 NHL draft...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 12 months ago 2,373 reads 17 comments

  5. Is This Cam Talbot's Chance to Prove He's New York Rangers' Future in Goal?

    For the last few years, the New York Rangers ’ goaltending situation has been well defined, but things have been different early on in 2013-14...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 12 months ago 3,181 reads 8 comments

  6. Pressure Is on Rangers GM Glen Sather in Wake of Islanders' Thomas Vanek Deal

    Thomas Vanek is now a member of the New York Islanders after the Buffalo Sabres sent him to Long Island in a deal that involved Matt Moulson and two draft picks...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 12 months ago 4,197 reads 22 comments

  7. Winners and Losers of Thomas Vanek Trade Between Islanders and Sabres

    The New York Islanders and Buffalo Sabres just completed a monumental trade that is bringing Thomas Vanek to Long Island, according to Arthur Staple of Newsday ...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 12 months ago 16,088 reads 78 comments

  8. How Long Can New York Rangers Survive Without Rick Nash?

    The New York Rangers lost Rick Nash to a concussion during a game against the San Jose Sharks back on Oct. 8, and the team has had trouble scoring ever since...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 12 months ago 6,093 reads 15 comments

  9. Will Cam Talbot Be New York Rangers' Spark Plug in Henrik Lundqvist's Absence?

    Thursday night will be a landmark occasion for the New York Rangers , as it will mark the NHL debut of goaltender Cam Talbot. Henrik Lundqvist is unable to dress, so Talbot will be the team's starter against the Philadelphia Flyers ...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 12 months ago 1,647 reads 1 comments

  10. How Much Patience Should New York Rangers Have with Mats Zuccarello's Struggles?

    Mats Zuccarello entered the 2013 offseason without a contract, but he earnestly wanted to remain a New York Ranger . To accomplish this, he elected for arbitration, which guaranteed him a roster spot for the 2013-14 season...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 12 months ago 5,700 reads 11 comments

  11. Are New York Rangers Showcasing Chris Kreider to Improve His Trade Value?

    The New York Rangers needed to add some forwards to their roster, so they decided to bring Chris Kreider back from the Hartford Wolf Pack...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 12 months ago 3,417 reads 11 comments

  12. Is There a Silver Lining in New York Rangers' Injury-Filled Start in 2013-14?

    The New York Rangers have had a rough start to their season, and things have not gone as planned. The optimism that surrounded the team during the offseason has slowly faded, and there is a reason for fans to be concerned...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 2,752 reads 6 comments

  13. How the New York Rangers Have Improved the Power Play Early in 2013-14

    For the last few seasons, the New York Rangers have had a terrible power play, but that hasn't been the case early on in 2013-14. Last season, the Rangers had the seventh-worst power-play unit in the NHL , and they only converted on 15...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 1,276 reads 0 comments

  14. What Changes Will Alain Vigneault Make to Turn New York Rangers Around?

    The New York Rangers have a losing record of 1-4-0 through five games, and Alain Vigneault is ready to change things around. Vigneault spoke with reporters like Pat Leonard of the New York Daily News , and he has put some players on notice...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 777 reads 2 comments

  15. Who's More to Blame for New York Rangers' Rough Start: Vigneault or the Players?

    There was a lot of optimism surrounding the New York Rangers organization when it was announced that Alain Vigneault was taking over for John Tortorella...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 3,530 reads 5 comments

  16. Players New York Rangers Should Target to Make Roster Alain Vigneault-Friendly

    The New York Rangers have one win through five games thus far, and they have been outscored by a margin of 25 to 9. The spread is pretty lopsided, and the Rangers should start targeting some players so that their roster is Alain Vigneault-friendly...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 5,791 reads 19 comments

  17. What Are New York Rangers' Best Options to Replace Martin Biron, Arron Asham?

    The New York Rangers made some minor shake-ups when they announced the demotion of Arron Asham and Martin Biron...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 3,100 reads 3 comments

  18. Players New York Rangers Should Target to Make Roster Alain Vigneault-Friendly

    The New York Rangers have one win through five games thus far, and they have been outscored by a margin of 25 to 9. The spread is pretty lopsided, and the Rangers should start targeting some players so that their roster is Alain Vigneault-friendly...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. What the Resurgence of 'Broadway Brad' Richards Means for New York Rangers

    Brad Richards leads the New York Rangers in goal scoring, and it is fair to say that no one saw this coming...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 2,596 reads 5 comments

  20. New York Rangers: A Healthy Marc Staal Quietly Becoming an Elite NHL Defenseman

    Zdeno Chara, Erik Karlsson, Shea Weber, Duncan Keith, Alex Pietrangelo and P.K. Subban. These are some of the names of the NHL 's top blueliners, but a healthy Marc Staal will quietly join this echelon of players by the end of the season...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 1,858 reads 3 comments

  21. How Alain Vigneault Will Use Ryan Callahan During 2013-14 Season

    Alain Vigneault was brought in to help utilize the New York Rangers offensive arsenal, but where does that leave a rugged two-way grinder like Ryan Callahan? Callahan was a ...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 784 reads 1 comments

  22. Odds for New York Rangers' 2013-14 MVP

    The New York Rangers have a number of talented players on their roster, but which one will be the club's most valuable player this season? Will it be Henrik Lundqvist for the umpteenth ...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 881 reads 2 comments

  23. Must-See Games in Week 2 of the 2013-14 NHL Season

    Millions of fans welcomed the NHL back with open arms this past week after the season officially started on Tuesday night, and during the upcoming week there are a number of must-see games as well...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 2,451 reads 0 comments

  24. Will Alain Vigneault's System Make Rick Nash a Superstar Again?

    There are a lot of reasons New York Rangers fans are excited to have Alain Vigneault behind the bench, and one of the biggest reasons surrounds Rick Nash...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 1,707 reads 12 comments

  25. Will Move to Left Wing Reinvigorate New York Rangers Star Brad Richards?

    For the majority of his career Brad Richards has skated as a center, but the New York Rangers are going to try out the $60 million man on the left wing...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 1,455 reads 6 comments