Sam Rosen talks key to Rangers-Hurricanes series, future in booth

Sam Rosen talks key to Rangers-Hurricanes series, future in booth

MSG Rangers play-by-play man Sam Rosen called the Blueshirts’ entire first-round series win over the Penguins. MSG won’t have live games in this round but will have complete pre-and postgame coverage. Rosen takes a shot at some NHL playoffs Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby. Q: What is the key to the Rangers-Hurricanes series? A: … Read more

Bubble sweep by Hurricanes means nothing to the Rangers now

Bubble sweep by Hurricanes means nothing to the Rangers now

Before this postseason began, the Rangers fielded lots of questions about the 2020 bubble playoffs, where they were swept in the qualifying round in three games by the Hurricanes, now their upcoming second-round opponent. In the eyes of the NHL, those three games in Toronto counted as a playoff appearance for this Rangers team. Technically, … Read more

Sidney Crosby slams helmet rule after Penguins’ Game 7 loss

Sidney Crosby slams helmet rule after Penguins' Game 7 loss

Sidney Crosby believes the NHL’s “terrible” helmet rule cost the Penguins in their 4-3 overtime loss to the Rangers in Game 7 on Sunday. With less than six minutes left in regulation, Penguins defenseman Marcus Pettersson lost his helmet after getting tied up with Rangers left winger Alexis Lafreniere behind the net. By rule, Petersson … Read more

Overtime goal lifts Rangers to Game 7 comeback win over Penguins to win series

Overtime goal lifts Rangers to Game 7 comeback win over Penguins to win series

The resilience, the no-quit fire and the insatiable desire to be a winning club has been at the heart of the Rangers all season long. And that is why this Rangers team was able to rally from a 3-1 series deficit, stave off elimination twice and then force overtime in Game 7 Sunday night before … Read more

It’s time for Rangers, Artemi Panarin to meet the moment in Game 7

It's time for Rangers, Artemi Panarin to meet the moment in Game 7

This is the time and this is the place where these band of Rangers can make their own history and establish themselves as rightful heirs to the Henrik Lundqvist Era. This is the night for Game 7, the Rangers and Penguins going at it one more time on Sunday under the bright lights of Broadway. … Read more

Rangers’ Filip Chytil delivers with his words and his play

Rangers' Filip Chytil delivers with his words and his play

PITTSBURGH — When the Rangers were facing elimination for the first time in their first-round Stanley Cup playoff series against the Penguins, in Game 5 on Wednesday, Filip Chytil spoke with a tone he never displayed in his five NHL seasons. The Czech winger was stern and purposeful with his words, albeit in English, which … Read more

Rangers topple Penguins after Sidney Crosby exit to stay alive

Rangers topple Penguins after Sidney Crosby exit to stay alive

The Resilient Rangers are still here. They staved off elimination Wednesday night in Game 5 of their first-round playoff series with a 5-3 win over the Penguins — who were without star Sidney Crosby from the end of the second period on — in front of a sold-out crowd of 18.006 at Madison Square Garden. … Read more

3 Keys: Penguins at Rangers, Game 5 of Eastern First Round

3 Keys: Penguins at Rangers, Game 5 of Eastern First Round

(3M) Penguins at (2M) Rangers 7 p.m. ET; ESPN, CBC, SN, TVAS, MSG, ATTSN-PT Pittsburgh leads best-of-7 series 3-1 The New York Rangers return home after two road losses facing elimination from the Stanley Cup Playoffs in a must-win Game 5 of the Eastern Conference First Round against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Madison Square Garden. … Read more