Best post-lockout Ranger tournament: Henrik Lundqvist is your champion

This shouldn’t have come as a surprise to most, but Henrik Lundqvist defeated Dan Girardi yesterday to win the Best Ranger since the 2005 lockout tournament. This tournament was pitched to us by Matt Josephs of Blue Line Station (Twitter: 11Matt_Josephs8), and we would like to thank him for the hard work putting this together. We certainly had a lot…

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Best post-lockout Ranger; Championship Game: Henrik Lundqvist (1) vs. Dan Girardi (2)

Today is the championship game in the Best Ranger since the 2005 lockout tournament. Naturally, it is the two longest tenured Rangers who meet up in the Finals: Henrik Lundqvist, the tournament favorite, and Dan Girardi, the longest tenured defenseman on the club. We want to thank Matt Josephs of Blue Line Station (Twitter: 11Matt_Josephs8) for pitching this idea to…

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Best post-lockout Ranger: Final Four: Dan Girardi (2) vs. Derek Stepan (4)

Henrik Lundqvist beat out Ryan Callahan in yesterday’s Final Four matchup in Best Ranger since the 2005 lockout tournament. Today, #2 Dan Girardi takes on #4 Derek Stepan in the other Final Four matchup, with the winner facing Hank for the tournament title. We want to thank Matt Josephs of Blue Line Station (Twitter: 11Matt_Josephs8) for pitching this idea to…

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Best post-lockout Ranger: Final Four: Henrik Lundqvist (1) vs. Ryan Callahan (1)

With training camp upon us, we enter the Final Four of the offseason tournament for the Best Ranger since the 2005 lockout. As we enter the final days, we want to thank Matt Josephs of Blue Line Station (Twitter: 11Matt_Josephs8) for pitching this idea to us. It was a great success and we hope you had as much fun voting…

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Best post-lockout Ranger: Regional Finals: Brandon Dubinsky (2) vs. Derek Stepan (4)

As the offseason wears on, us and Matt Josephs of Blue Line Station (Twitter: 11Matt_Josephs8) will be running a tournament for the Best Ranger since the 2005 lockout. The last Regional Finals matchup is today, with #2 Brandon Dubinsky taking on #4 Derek Stepan. Stepan was the first to eliminate a #1 seed, taking out Marc Staal in the previous…

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Best post-lockout Ranger: Regional Finals, Jaromir Jagr (1) vs. Dan Girardi (2)

As the offseason wears on, us and Matt Josephs of Blue Line Station (Twitter: 11Matt_Josephs8) will be running a tournament for the Best Ranger since the 2005 lockout. Today’s matchup is #1 Jaromir Jagr vs. #2 Dan Girardi in the Glen Sather Regional Finals. The winner will join #1 seeds Henrik Lundqvist and Ryan Callahan in the Final Four. Jaromir…

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Best post-lockout Ranger: Regional Finals: Ryan Callahan (1) vs. Marian Gaborik (3)

As the offseason wears on, us and Matt Josephs of Blue Line Station (Twitter: 11Matt_Josephs8) will be running a tournament for the Best Ranger since the 2005 lockout. The Regional Finals started yesterday, with tournament favorite Henrik Lundqvist taking out #3 Ryan McDonagh to win the Tom Renney Bracket. Today, #1 Ryan Callahan is up against #3 Marian Gaborik, with…

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Best post-lockout Ranger: Regional Finals: Henrik Lundqvist (1) vs. Ryan McDonagh (3)

As the offseason wears on, us and Matt Josephs of Blue Line Station (Twitter: 11Matt_Josephs8) will be running a tournament for the Best Ranger since the 2005 lockout. The Regional Finals start today, with tournament favorite Henrik Lundqvist taking on #3 Ryan McDonagh. Henrik Lundqvist (Acquired – 2000 draft, round 7) Hank is Hank. He’s a five-time Vezina Finalist, he’s…

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Best post-lockout Ranger: Round 3, Brandon Dubinsky (2) vs. Michael Nylander (3)

As the offseason wears on, us and Matt Josephs of Blue Line Station (Twitter: 11Matt_Josephs8) will be running a tournament for the Best Ranger since the 2005 lockout. Today’s matchup is #2 Brandon Dubinsky against #3 Michael Nylander. The winner will face #4 Derek Stepan in the Alain Vigneault bracket. Stepan was the first to take out a #1 seed,…

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Best post-lockout Ranger: Round 3, Marc Staal (1) vs. Derek Stepan (4)

As the offseason wears on, us and Matt Josephs of Blue Line Station (Twitter: 11Matt_Josephs8) will be running a tournament for the Best Ranger since the 2005 lockout. Today’s matchup is #1 Marc Staal against #4 Derek Stepan. The winner will face the #2 Brandon Dubinsky/#3 Michael Nylander winner in the Alain Vigneault bracket finals. Marc Staal (acquired – 2005…

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