Can the New York Rangers pass up on Alexis Lafreniere? By Brian Attard It still doesn’t feel real. It really doesn’t. I know that I lost my voice for 4 days after watching it live. I know that I’ve seen the video of that ping pong ball bouncing around and finding its way up the chute at least 100 times by now. Still, the fact that the New York Rangers really do have … [Read more...] about Can the New York Rangers pass up on Alexis Lafreniere?
I’ll continue the trip I took down memory lane here with a fond look back at another of the magical moments on the Rangers run of 1994. Two days removed from Mark Messier making good on his guarantee to win Game 6, the New York Rangers hosted the New Jersey Devils in one more game, Game 7, to declare a winner in what many believe to be the greatest playoff series in hockey … [Read more...] about Matteau, Matteau, Matteau
This time of year, mid-May to mid-June, I always find myself getting retrospective as the anniversaries from that spring of 1994 come back up again. Another year passes and that wonderful period of time gets a year older and further back in the past. Today, 26 years ago, was one of the most legendary moments in the history of not only the Rangers, and the NHL, but all … [Read more...] about The Guarantee – 26 Years Ago Today
To Trade or Not To Trade, That Is The Question By: Brian Attard From the moment he made his debut in blue as a 20-year-old out of Boston College during the 2012 playoffs, Chris Kreider has been a polarizing figure in Rangerdom. Whether it was the idea of bringing in a young kid (and burning a year off of his entry-level contract) right into the fire of postseason hockey, … [Read more...] about To Trade or Not To Trade, That Is The Question