New York Rangers Storylines to Watch

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The New York Rangers will raise a banner to start the season on Thursday. No, it’s not the banner that includes a ring ceremony and a day with Lord Stanley, but one that says they were the second best team in the NHL last season. The Eastern Conference Champion banner has all of the fanfare […] READ MORE


2014-15 NHL Prop Bet Guide

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People get excited about preseason hockey for different reasons. Some watch for new line combinations or schemes. Some watch to see if specific players are going to make the opening day roster. I get excited because preseason hockey means Vegas has dropped their odds on point totals. Despite what all the commercials and pamphlets say, […] READ MORE


Puck Drop Preview: 2014-15 Philadelphia Flyers

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Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2014-15, where our hockey department gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Makes sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for the standings […] READ MORE


Puck Drop Preview: 2014-2015 New York Rangers

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Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2014-15, where our hockey department gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Makes sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for the standings in […] READ MORE


Best Of The Rest: New York Rangers – Mike Richter

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Welcome to LWOS’ Summer Hockey Series, Best of the Rest.  Plenty of sites do a version of a 30 greats in 30 days series, but this year we are doing something a little bit different.  We want to look at the best player from each team who is not in the Hockey Hall Of Fame.  […] READ MORE


Who Will be the Next New York Rangers Captain?

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The New York Rangers are one of a few teams around the NHL to find themselves captain-less this offseason. They were also the only team to be captain-less during the season after they traded former captain Ryan Callahan to Tampa Bay for Martin St. Louis (the Lightning made the clear choice to give Steven Stamkos […] READ MORE


Panic Time? New York Rangers Off-Season Watch

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New York: bright lights, big city, the concrete jungle, a tough group of SOB’s through and through, unless you’re talking about their sports teams. The whole city is one giant panic button when it comes to sports and someone is always pushing the button. Seasons in New York are measured by championships, but according to most New […] READ MORE


Potential New York Rangers Free Agent Targets

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By now we all know the top free agents very well (thanks to my colleague Ken Hill who you should follow on twitter- @LWOSpuckhead) but that is great if you are the fan of a team with something called “cap space”. The Rangers do not have much cap space so this is about who they […] READ MORE


Brad Richards bought out by The New York Rangers

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Sorry, Brad Richards, it wasn’t your fault. Nobody forced Glen Sather to offer you a front loaded contract that expires when you’re 40, and you didn’t write the new CBA punishing all those front loaded contracts. In a world before the new collective bargaining agreement you would have played to your hearts content in New […] READ MORE


Is it Time to Start a San Jose Sharks Rebuild?

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Windows matter. Not the ones you roll down to blast your favorite Jurassic 5 song in the summer, but the ones that dictate your opportunity to win the Stanley Cup.  The “window” is what brings you the Martin St. Louis trade, the Ryan Miller deal, and the Jarome Iginla acquisition last year. Your window can […] READ MORE