Steve Zipay takes you inside the locker room, home and on the road, with the New York Rangers, and also writes about the NHL, off and on the ice.
Steve Zipay is an award-winning journalist who has covered events from Super Bowls to World Series and issues from sports marketing to stadium financing.
Based in New York for 25 years, Steve also has been a news editor, a business editor and sports media columnist for Newsday.
In 1997, Steve was a member of the Newsday team that won a Pulitzer Prize for spot news reporting on the crash of Flight 800.
The game story is in the paper and on newsday.com of course, but here are some added quotes and stats and commentary as we edge closer to midnight.
Coach Alain Vigneault, who was hoarse, he said, from shouting at the refs in French, said this of St. Louis's 5 on 3 pass:
"It's something we hadn't practiced since Marty's been with us, but (assistant coach Scott Arniel) did a good job of...Read more »
Here in Raleigh, the Rangers should send out three very solid lines and some intruiging power play units tonight for the first time since the Winter Olympics ended.
Mats Zuccarello, who broke his left hand blocking a shot while playing for Team Norway, will dress, and presumably...Read more »