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.
Sather's pre-game remarks on the negotiations, Callahan, St. Louis:
Called Callahan: "Hard-working. tenacious... he was terrific…I think the guy that’s coming in helps us advance a little farther than we expected to this year. A dynamic player…"
On the negotiations: "At some point when you’re negotiating, you have to say “no” or you say yes; in this case, we got too far...Read more »
Poll: Of 1-11 in the standings the East, who improved the most?
Pittsburgh---Adds Marcel Goc, Lee Stempniak
Boston---Adds A. Meszaros
Montreal---Adds T. Vanek
Tampa---Adds R Callahan
Rangers---Add M St. Louis, R Diaz
Detroit--Adds David Legwand
Washington---Adds J. Halak
Devils---Add...Read more »
I wrote the other day that the Rangers were seeking defensive depth, and at the last-minute today, landed some.
In their second trade of deadline day, the Rangers acquired Raphael Diaz, 28, a Swiss-born defenseman, from Vancouver, for a fifth-round draft...Read more »
Some fast excerpts from Ryan Callahan interview on TSN:
"Extremely excited...I'm going to a great organization, heard nothing from good things from players who’ve played there…they’re in the playoff hunt, which is big."
On willingness to re-sign there:
"Right now you just get down there and get settled and get used to my surroundings, once that happens, I’m open to anything if...Read more »
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have acquired forward Ryan Callahan, a conditional second-round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft and a first round selection in 2015 in exchange for Martin St. Louis, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today. The Lightning’s conditional second round pick becomes a first-round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft if the Rangers reach the Eastern Conference...Read more »