Rangers’ Jake Leschyshyn is hoping to make a different impact in the NHL than his father

Jake Lechien was born when his father, Curtis, was in the eleventh season of his 16-year career in the National Hockey League. Since he was very young, Leschyshyn hasn’t had many vivid memories of what life was like with an NHL player for dad. He does remember his days off around the rink, however, when … Read more

Sammy Blais’ NHL future is in jeopardy after PK Subban’s suspected injury

You know what I’m thinking when I look back at that play in the corner early in the third period of the November 14, 2021 game at the Park that BK Suban removed Sami Bliss’s right knee? I remember the comment an NHL management person made during the 2012-13 lockout that the owners are the … Read more

Rangers aren’t helping themselves by tying up Philip Chittell

There was a decent amount of angst spent in the ice time given to the Rangers’ pingpong ball twins, Alexis Lafrenière and Kabu Kaku, both of whom settled into support roles without much power-play work during their junior careers. But it’s largely a mystery that Filip Chytil, the former Kid Line component who’s made the … Read more

The stats behind the Rangers first half of the season

The Rangers woke up Sunday morning in third place in the D.C. Division and on a 102-point pace after falling short in overtime in the game 41-of-82. against demons. Given how the first eight weeks of the season unfolded, it’s impossible to be disappointed in Rangers’ current midfield position. in narrow division Like the Metros, … Read more

The Rangers are looking to leapfrog the Devils in a pivotal game

A little over a month ago, the idea of ​​the Rangers vying with the Devils for second place in the D.C. Division midway through the season could have been classed as wishful thinking. That’s because, just 33 days earlier, the Devils led the entire NHL and were 14 points ahead of the Rangers, who were … Read more

Mika Zibanejad’s tears came just in time for the Rangers

We know Mika Zibanejad contributes in countless ways even when he’s not scoring. But here’s the thing, the Rangers need their #1 scoring position if they want to make a mark on the NHL. And the No. 93 comes off one of his patented streaks, scoring even when he loses a puck in motion, as … Read more