New York Rangers
The New York Rangers used Carl Hagelin’s overtime goal and spectacular goaltending by Henrik Lundqvist for a 2-1 victory over Pittsburgh on Friday night to advance in the Eastern Conference playoffs.
Kevin Hayes scored at 3:14 of overtime to give the New York Rangers a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference first-round series.
Penguins star Sidney Crosby had a bit of trouble getting into the locker room before the team’s playoff game against the Rangers.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 23 shots and the New York Rangers regained control of their first-round series against the Pittsburgh Penguins with a 2-1 win in Game 3 on Tuesday night.
Sidney Crosby scored twice and the Pittsburgh Penguins evened their first-round playoff series with the New York Rangers with a 4-3 win Saturday night.
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi practiced Friday and is expected to play in Game 2 of the playoff series with Pittsburgh on Saturday night.
Derick Brassard and Ryan McDonough scored in the first period and Henrik Lundqvist made the goals stand up as the New York Rangers won the opener of their playoff series with the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 Thursday night.
The Pittsburgh Penguins face an uphill battle in their opening round matchup wih the Rangers. With that in mind, here are six ways the Penguins can defy the odds and win this series.
It took 82 games to get in, but the Pittsburgh Penguins will compete in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Don’t tell me about the down-the-liners.
With the Pittsburgh Penguins getting ready to take on the New York Rangers in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, Brandon Sutter joined the Starkey and Mueller Show to preview their matchup and talk about where the team is confidence wise.
For several years, thousands of Penguins fans would gather outside of the arena to cheer on the team on a big screen.
A lot of Penguins fans were disappointed Monday when news came down that the team will not be setting up its “big screen” for playoff games later this week.
The Pittsburgh Penguins are embracing their underdog role heading into the playoffs.
With Penguins fans mostly paying attention to the team in the hopes that they made the playoffs as it came down to the final game of the season, they probably haven’t had much time to preview the first round matchup with the New York Rangers.