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Tuch scores OT game-winner, Golden Knights top Rangers 4-3

NEW YORK (AP) -- The Golden Knights needed overtime to earn two points after squandering a third-period lead for the second straight game.Alex Tuch buried a sharp-angled shot just over two minutes into OT, giving the Golden Knights a 4-3 victory over the New York Rangers on Sunday.''It's great to

Hurricanes try to turn things around vs. Coyotes

RALEIGH, N.C. -- For a couple teams that have been struggling, the Arizona Coyotes found their way out at least for one night.The Carolina Hurricanes hope it's their turn when the Coyotes visit Sunday afternoon at PNC Arena.The Coyotes are coming off Friday night's 5-4 overtime victory at the New

Knights, Rangers seek bounce-back efforts from tough losses

NEW YORK -- One thing is almost certain heading into Sunday's game between the New York Rangers and Vegas Golden Knights: Whomever loses probably can't do so in any weirder or agonizing fashion than they did Friday night.A pair of teams looking to bounce back from their roles in a

Stepan scores in OT to lift Coyotes to 4-3 win over Rangers

NEW YORK (AP) -- The Arizona Coyotes had every reason to feel the deck was stacked against them. They had lost four straight and trailed 3-0 in the second period against the New York Rangers.However, instead of accepting another loss, Arizona rallied back to tie the score and Derek Stepan

Coyotes trying to end losing streak by beating Rangers

NEW YORK -- No team in the NHL has run as hot and cold this season as the Arizona Coyotes. If the Coyotes are going to begin another surge Friday night, they'll need to take care of the puck better than they did Thursday night.The Coyotes will look to snap

Rangers’ Shattenkirk out 2-4 weeks with shoulder injury

NEW YORK (AP) -- The New York Rangers say defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk will be sidelined two to four weeks with a shoulder injury.Shattenkirk left in the second period of Monday night's game in Tampa. He took a check around the left shoulder and had a sling on his arm postgame.The

NHL Power Rankings: Lightning Show No Sign of Slowing Down

Tampa Bay dominated Colorado on Saturday by holding the Avalanche’s mighty offense to just one goal. Louis Domingue in net was great with 29 saves, but, most importantly the Bolts exposed a substandard Avs defense. So yes, Tampa is firmly atop the rankings for this week. They've been perhaps the

Stamkos has 3 goals, Lightning beat Rangers 6-3

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Steven Stamkos and the Tampa Bay Lightning are piling up points.Stamkos had three goals to become the first player from the 2008 draft to reach 700 points, and the NHL-leading Lightning won their seventh consecutive game by beating the New York Rangers 6-3 on Monday night.''Stammer

Lightning attack hoping to strike again vs. Rangers

TAMPA, Fla. -- The explosive Tampa Bay Lighting offense hosts a New York Rangers team on Monday that struggles to keep the puck out of the net while away from home.Coming off a 7-1 dismantling of the Colorado Avalanche for a sixth consecutive victory, the Lightning lead the league with

Surprising Rangers visit Panthers

SUNRISE, Fla. -- The Florida Panthers and the New York Rangers are seemingly going in opposite directions ... yet they are in virtually the same spot.The Rangers, who decided this past February to trade assets and start a rebuilding process in 2018-2019 with a first-year NHL head coach in David

PHT Morning Skate: Matthews’ lethal shot; Will Seattle excel in first year?

Welcome to the PHT Morning Skate, a collection of links from around the hockey world. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at phtblog@nbcsports.com.• The Premier League’s all-time leading scorer, Alan Shearer, attended New York Rangers practice. He’s in New York because of the NBCSN Premier League festival that’s

NHL: Rangers still the NHL’s most valuable team – Forbes

(Reuters) - The New York Rangers are the most valuable National Hockey League franchise for a fourth consecutive year at more than double the league average, according to the annual list https://www.forbes.com/sites/mikeozanian/2018/12/05/the-nhls-most-valuable-teams/#1e991f9050e2 published by business magazine Forbes on Wednesday.The Rangers, who missed the playoffs last season, are worth $1.55 billion,

NHL expansion from Original 6 to Seattle

A history of NHL expansion from the Original Six until the addition of Seattle as the 32nd franchise:1942: Boston Bruins, Chicago Black Hawks, Detroit Red Wings, Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers and Toronto Maple Leafs make up Original Six.1967: Great Expansion doubles league in size to 12 with addition of

Atmosphere on display as Islanders return to Nassau Coliseum

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — The New York Islanders knew what to expect. As the players and staff drove home from Saturday morning’s skate at their practice facility not far from Nassau Coliseum, they saw fans already in the arena parking lot tailgating, preparing for the team’s return to the old barn

Rangers honor Vic Hadfield by retiring his No. 11

NEW YORK (AP) -- Vic Hadfield joined his former GAG Line teammates as the latest to have his number retired by the New York Rangers.A banner with his name and No. 11 was raised to the rafters at Madison Square Garden on Sunday in a ceremony before the Rangers hosted

Jets look to continue road success vs. slumping Rangers

NEW YORK -- The Winnipeg Jets will be the road team on Sunday night, but they'll be better-rested than the New York Rangers. And probably in a better mood, too.The Jets will look to lock up a winning record on their Eastern Conference road trip Sunday night when they visit

Rangers look to hand Canadiens their sixth straight loss

The New York Rangers will try and find a way to win on the road when they visit the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday at Bell Centre.The Rangers are road worriers this season with a 3-7-2 record away from home, contrasted with a 10-4-0 record at home at Madison Square Garden.The

Anderson earns 27-save shutout as Senators blank Rangers 3-0

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) -- Craig Anderson is normally not one to show his emotions, but you could hardly blame the Ottawa Senators goaltender for wanting to celebrate.Anderson raised his arms and pumped his fists after stopping 27 shots for his first shutout of the season as the Ottawa Senators beat

Banged-up Bruins host Isles

BOSTON -- Rick Middleton's name is all over the Boston Bruins' record books.It hasn't been enough to send the man they call 'Nifty' into the Hall of Fame -- but it is enough to get his No. 16 raised to the TD Garden rafters prior to Thursday night's game against

NHL roundup: Sabres win tenth straight

Jeff Skinner scored 1:41 into overtime as the Buffalo Sabres extended the NHL's longest winning streak to 10 games with a 3-2 victory over the visiting San Jose Sharks on Tuesday.Skinner tallied in the three-on-three overtime period when San Jose goalie Martin Jones came out and made a weak play

Rangers look to end losing streak vs. Senators

NEW YORK -- For most of this month, the New York Rangers piled up points and emerged as an early surprise of the season.Then came the last 120 minutes and the Rangers encountered their first impediment to their recent progress with consecutive afternoon losses to the Philadelphia Flyers and Washington

Connolly scores in 3rd, Capitals beat Rangers 5-3

NEW YORK (AP) -- Brett Connolly was calling for the puck as he skated up the left side. He quickly put the Washington Capitals ahead when he got a cross-ice pass from John Carlson and helped the Capitals keep their winning streak going.Connolly scored the tiebreaking goal on a one-timer

NHL on NBC: Slumping Flyers take on red-hot Rangers in Friday matinee

NBC’s coverage of the 2018-19 NHL season continues with Friday’s NHL Thanksgiving Showdown between the New York Rangers and Philadelphia Flyers at 1 p.m. ET. You can watch the game online and on the NBC Sports app by clicking here.Last year, the Rangers openly admitted that they were going to

Rangers aim to stay hot at Philadelphia

The sizzling New York Rangers steam into Philadelphia to renew their long and often bitter rivalry with the Flyers on Friday.The Rangers, who are supposed to be in a rebuild, have won three straight and are 9-1-1 in their last 11 games. They have outscored the opposition 11-3 in the

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