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RANGERS LOOK TO CAP WASHINGTON ELITES

New York RNEW YORK RANGERS at WASHINGTON CAPITALS
Wednesday, Dec. 28, 7:30 p.m.
Verizon CenterWashington, D.C.
Rangers: 22-8-4 (48 pts)
Capitals: 17-15-2 (36 pts)
* All information through NHL games on Dec. 27

TODAY’S GAME:

The Rangers will face-off against the Washington Capitals today at Verizon Center (7:30 p.m.), to begin a three-game road trip culminating in the 2012 Bridgestone Winter Classic at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Blueshirts currently rank first in the Atlantic Division standings, and first in the Eastern Conference, with a record of 22-8-4 (48 pts). The Rangers enter the contest having defeated the New York Islanders, 3-0, on Monday at Madison Square Garden to extend their winning streak to five games, and are 7-2-0 in their last nine. The Blueshirts have now registered at least one point in 21 of their last 26 games (19-5-2). The Capitals enter the contest with a 17-15-2 (36 pts) record to rank 11th in the Eastern Conference, and have lost four of their last six games (2-3-1). Following tomorrow’s contest, the Rangers will face-off against the Florida Panthers on Friday, Dec. 30, at BankAtlantic Center (7:30 p.m.), in their final game of 2011.

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THREE TIMES THE CHARM? SOME GOALS WOULD HELP!

Rangers Chase Centered 4CNY RANGERS vs. WASHINGTON CAPITALS
2011 Stanley Cup Playoffs – Eastern Conference Quarterfinal, Game Three
Sunday, Apr. 17, 3:00 p.m.
Madison Square Garden • New York, NY
Rangers (Regular Season): 44-33-5 (93 pts)
Capitals (Regular Season): 48-23-11 (107 pts)

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YOU CAN’T WIN IF YOU CAN’T SCORE

New York R  VERSUS   Washington

NEW YORK RANGERS POST-GAME NOTES
Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, Game Two
April 15, 2011 – New York Rangers 0, Washington Capitals 2

Official Game Summary: http://www.nhl.com/scores/htmlreports/20102011/GS030112.HTM

Official Event Summary: http://www.nhl.com/scores/htmlreports/20102011/ES030112.HTM

WHALE-FEST REPORT

bruce mug shot 1By Bruce Berlet

EAST HARTFORD, CT – Like any sports program, the Trinity College women’s hockey team has written a history in its 13 years, though most of it wasn’t much to pass along for the first decade.

Then four years ago, 11 freshmen from around the country arrived on the Hartford campus hoping to rewrite that mostly forgettable history.

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RANGERS, NHL VERSION OF NFL’S “NO-NAME DEFENSE”

New York R VERSUS Washington

In 1972, the Miami Dolphins because known as the “No-Name Defense” because Miami’s impressive offense received much more publicity. Well, nobody is mistaking the 2010-2011 NY Rangers as an offensive juggernaut, but the team has carved out an identity and continues to play some of the leagues best defensive hockey and they’re doing it primarily with third and fourth line-esque players and a constant stream it seems of Connecticut Whale call-ups.

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