The Rangers are exploring trade options for captain Ryan Callahan as contract extension talks have stalled, the New York Post reported.
Callahan, who will turn 29 on March 21, is set to become a free agent at season's end. According to the Post, he is seeking a seven-year, $42 million contract, one that is out of reach for the Rangers.
When he was asked about the rumors, Callahan told...Read more »
Ticket prices for tonight's showdown between the Rangers and Islanders have significantly risen, according to The New York Times.
The NHL announced that the game, which will be the second this week at Yankee Stadium, has officially sold out despite The Weather Channel projecting a game-time temperature of just 21 degrees.
The Times reported that tickets on the secondary market rose over...Read more »
The condition of the ice at Yankee Stadium will be under intense scrutiny tomorrow night when the Rangers take on the Islanders.
The Blueshirts pounded the Devils, 7-3, on Sunday, but the main story after the game was the poor ice, which Devils goaltender Martin Brodeur said was "the worst ice I ever played hockey on."
The complaints weren't unanimously coming from the Devils' side,...Read more »
Rick Nash will look to continue his big January tonight when the Rangers take on the Islanders at the Garden.
Nash scored two goals in Sunday night's 4-1 victory over the Washington Capitals and enters tonight with three goals in his last two games. Nash, who has been selected to represent Team Canada at the 2014 Winter Olympics, has seven goals this month, his highest one-month total since...Read more »
Henrik Lundqvist will start in goal for the Rangers tonight against the Detroit Red Wings, his sixth start in a row. Due in part to the lockout-shortened season of 2012, however, he hasn't faced the Red Wings since March 21, 2012.
Lundqvist stopped 26 shots en route to a 2-1 overtime win in that game. Still, Lundqvist is just 1-3-1 in his career against Detroit, with a pedestrian .902 save...Read more »