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Silverman: Pin The Rangers' Game 1 Loss Squarely On Torts
The Rangers had an opportunity to jump on top of the Bruins and steal the first game of the series.
Thu May 16, 2013
Rangers' Nash, with no goals vs. Caps, needs to break though against Bruins
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Rangers, Bruins both on roll heading into Eastern semifinals
Nearly everything about the Rangers' Game 7 victory over the Capitals was improbable, and yet the 5-0 drubbing they authored on Monday wasn't even the most surprising result of the night.
Wed May 15, 2013
Rangers bring momentum into 2nd round of playoffs
Nearly everything about the New York Rangers' Game 7 victory over the Washington Capitals was improbable, and yet they won 5-0. On the karma scale, this matchup of Original Six teams is pretty much a dead heat as these classic clubs get set to meet in the postseason for the first time in 40 years.
Tue May 14, 2013
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Blog: Ranking the NHL's First Round Playoff Series
It was exciting for a game or two -- as the Wild clung to whatever chance they had to extend this thing past the standard 5-game loss, the NHL's way of telling a team, "You did pretty well to get that one win but you still got clobbered." This was actually a pretty good series.
Lichtenstein: Blazing-Hot Henrik Lundqvist On Way To Earning His Crown
As a longtime Rangers hater, someone who once rooted for the Russians to rout the Broadway Blues during their tours many years ago, I always found goalie Henrik Lundqvist's nickname disturbing.
Mon May 13, 2013
Report Card for New York Rangers' 1st-Round Playoff Victory
Despite being down 3-2 in the series, the Rangers posted back-to-back shutouts to come back and win the series.
NY Rangers' depth and discipline helps defeat Capitals 5-0 in Game 7
Look at the scoresheet from tonight's 5-0 Game 7 win and you'll see that depth was the story of the victory -- and for the entire series against the Capitals -- and how they dug out of a 2-0 hole.
Rangers' Brad Richards struggling in playoff series
It was a strange and somewhat sad sight. Brad Richards, 32, was on the ice for an optional skate before a back-to-back game, an event generally reserved for fourth-liners, rehabbing players and spares.
Sun May 12, 2013
Rangers playing smarter than Capitals
It's even in large part because the Caps keep insisting on getting even. They still apparently believe the way to retaliate for a bitter one-goal Game 7 loss to the Rangers a year ago is to continue to retaliate.
The Hartford Courant
If You Want Rangers-Bruins, Look To Lundqvist
They haven't met in the playoffs in 40 years. They haven't meant when it has really mattered since Emile Francis was coach and Glen Sather was one of his Rangers players.
Sat May 11, 2013
Stanley Cup Stories: Reimer on hot seat, another Hollywood ending
James Reimer was on his toes, and splitting them, in Toronto's win over Boston on Friday night.
Rangers trying to say in the moment
New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, bottom, skates past his team bench after giving up the game-winning goal against the Washington Capitals in overtime of Game 5 on Friday.
ECQF Game 5: Capitals OT Winner Keeps Homer Series Going, Rangers On The Brink
In a series that has seen the home team win every game, that trend continued in game 5 as the Capitals needed overtime to beat the Rangers 2-1. They now take a 3-2 series lead to Madison Square Garden with the Rangers on the brink of elimination.
There Are More Offensive Problems Than Just Rick Nash.
The Rangers star player has been a factor in the playoffs, but for all the wrong reasons.
Fri May 10, 2013
Caps, Rangers fight for series lead in D.C.
The suddenly-struggling Washington Capitals will try to halt a two-game losing streak in the Eastern Conference quarterfinals when they host the New York Rangers in Friday's Game 5 at Verizon Center.
Thu May 09, 2013
The New York Times
Slap Shot: Capitals' Holtby Focuses on Ending a Losing Streak
Until Games 3 and 4 of a series with the Rangers this week, Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby had not lost consecutive playoff games.
Rangers even series after Game 4 win
The key moment of the New York Rangers' Game 4 win over the Washington Capitals might have occurred off ice between the second and third periods.
Next Task For Rangers: Steal Home-Ice Advantage From Capitals
If the Rangers are going to come all the way back and knock out Washington, they need to figure out how to transport their Madison Square Garden offense to the nation's capital.
Wed May 08, 2013
Capitals vs. Rangers Recap: Holtby Hobbles, Stars Sputter as Caps Fall 4-3
Two nights ago, despite dominating at even strength, the Caps saw their series lead cut in half thanks in part to an endless parade of penalties and the failure to capitalize on a late power play of their own.