New York Rangers steal a point, fall in overtime to Dallas Stars

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The New York Rangers came into yesterday’s matchup against the Dallas Stars a bit fatigued, having played in Nashville the day before. They came out flat in this game, playing down to an inferior –albeit very skilled– Stars team. The Rangers were able to steal a point with a late third period goal by Chris…

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Jesper Fast injury: Knee sprain, out 2-3 weeks

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An update on the Jesper Fast injury has come in, courtesy of Andrew Gross, and it is not that good. Fast will be out 2-3 weeks with a first degree knee sprain. The rookie winger was hitting his stride with the Rangers, rotating between third and fourth line RW duties and playing a critical role…

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Game 51: Rebound against Dallas

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The New York Rangers played very well yesterday afternoon against one of the best teams in the entire league, but came away with a loss. Today, they will take on a Dallas Stars team that was the offseason winner, but it hasn’t translated on the ice. Poor goaltending has done them in, as they’ve allowed…

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Rangers hang with Predators, but fall late in the third

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In the first game of a month long string without Henrik Lundqvist, the New York Rangers hung with the Nashville Predators all game long. In the end, they fell 3-2 after a late goal by Mike Ribiero. The Preds had most of the control through the first period, outchancing the Rangers both in quantity and…

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Game 50: Life without Hank starts in Nashville

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The New York Rangers are officially without All World goalie Henrik Lundqvist for at least a month, after taking a puck to the throat last weekend against Carolina. Technically their first game without Hank was Wednesday against the Bruins, but today against the Nashville Predators marks the first game since the announcement. Cam Talbot will…

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Cam Talbot and the Rangers can’t lose scenario

Cam Talbot has a huge opportunity this month. (Scott Levy, Getty Images)

The Rangers obviously endured a significant loss with the news that Henrik Lundqvist will miss around three weeks of the regular season but here’s the thing; if it was going to happen then now is the perfect time, in the perfect situation and with a great schedule coming up. Providing Lundqvist comes back 100% the…

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BSB Fanduel 2/6

Here is the info for today’s FanDuel league: Sign up for FanDuel here, the league link is here. We aren’t high rollers, it’s $2 to play. For those unfamiliar, you are given $55,000 to construct a team of 2 LW, 2 RW, 2 C, 2 D, and 1 G. High fantasy points per game (FPG)…

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Obligatory Evander Kane post

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Disclaimer: This post was written before news broke that Kane is out for 4-6 months after shoulder surgery. In case you missed it over the past few years, Evander Kane has been on the path towards total ostracization by the Winnipeg Jets and the media. It started with the money phone (pictured above). It continued with…

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Henrik Lundqvist out one month with neck injury

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Per Larry Brooks, goalie Henrik Lundqvist will be out one month with a neck injury sustained last week. Hank was struck in the throat with a shot against the Carolina Hurricanes last Saturday, finished the game, and played Monday against the Florida Panthers before being a last minute scratch against the Boston Bruins on Wednesday….

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Many questions facing Rangers leading up to the trade deadline

The 2014-2015 campaign has been something of an odd season thus far. The beginning was marred by injury and ineffectiveness, although that’s not all that weird. Rangers fans have gotten somewhat used to slow starts recently. We had all the Anthony Duclair drama. Some soft goals and Hank debate. Rick Nash’s resurgence. The kids trying…

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