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Preview: Rangers at Flames

A five-game winning streak has helped the New York Rangers ascend to second place in the Metropolitan Division.The Rangers look to continue their push toward the playoffs on Friday, when they begin a four-game road trip against the Calgary Flames. New York completed a brief two-game homestand with a 4-3 victory over Phoenix on Monday and a 3-1 triumph versus Philadelphia two days later.

Preview: Rangers at Jets

Henrik Lundqvist looks to tie Mike Richter with a franchise-best 301 career victories when the New York Rangers travel to Winnipeg to face the Jets on Friday. The Rangers suffered their second consecutive loss with a 2-1 setback to Minnesota on Thursday and find themselves even with Columbus for second place in the congested Metropolitan Division. Winnipeg dropped a 3-2 shootout decision to Vancouver on Wednesday to suffer its fifth straight setback overall (0-2-3) and fourth consecutive home loss (0-2-2).

Rangers 4, Islanders 1

(Updated: MINOR editing 4TH graph) Rangers 4, Islanders 1: Derick Brassard scored to snap a tie with 7:46 remaining in the third period and Henrik Lundqvist turned aside 38 shots as the host Rangers defeated the Islanders for the second time in three nights.

Preview: Wild at Rangers

(Updated: UPDATING: Minor editing throughout) The New York Rangers attempt to conclude their franchise-record nine-game homestand on a high note as they begin a back-to-back set Sunday against the Minnesota Wild. New York, which opened the season with a nine-game road trip due to renovations at Madison Square Garden, was rewarded by the schedule-makers with a lengthy stretch at home. The Rangers have done anything but take advantage, going 1-4-2 over the the first seven games - with the lone victory coming in a shootout.

Preview: Rangers at Sabres

The New York Rangers are struggling to maintain any consistency, but they have a favorable upcoming schedule, beginning with Thursday's road game against the league-worst Buffalo Sabres. New York, which is 5-6-0 over its last 11 contests, will follow the matchup with a nine-game homestand that will carry the team into Christmas. "If we are going to get some traction and get past that .500 level, we need our top players to play consistently like top players," Rangers coach Alain Vigneault said.

Slumping Rangers G Lundqvist shuts out Caps

Slumping Rangers G Lundqvist shuts out Caps WASHINGTON -- Maybe New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist just needed to face the Washington Capitals to raise his confidence and lower his goals-against average. Ranked 52nd among NHL goaltenders with a 4.21 goals-against average entering the night, Lundqvist stopped all 22 shots he faced Wednesday to record his first shutout of the season and lead the Rangers to a 2-0 win over the Capitals in front of a sellout crowd at Verizon Center.

Rangers fire Tortorella as head coach

(Reuters) - The New York Rangers have fired head coach John Tortorella after another disappointing early exit from the playoffs, the National Hockey League team said on Wednesday. The 54-year-old Tortorella, who joined the Rangers in early 2009, most recently led the team to the best-of-seven Eastern Conference semi-finals, where they lost to the Boston Bruins in five games.

UPDATE 7-NHL results

March 11 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NHL games on Sunday (home team in CAPS) NY Rangers 4 WASHINGTON 1 Columbus 3 DETROIT 2 (SO) Montreal 5 FLORIDA 2 NEW JERSEY 3 Winnipeg 2 (SO) PITTSBURGH 6 NY Islanders 1 Edmonton 6 CHICAGO 5 PHILADELPHIA 3 Buffalo 2 MINNESOTA 4 Vancouver 2 COLORADO 3 San Jose 2 (OT) ANAHEIM 4 St. Louis 2

UPDATE 4-NHL results

March 9 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NHL games on Friday (home team in CAPS) Ottawa 3 NY RANGERS 2 Winnipeg 3 FLORIDA 2 (OT) NASHVILLE 6 Edmonton 0 COLORADO 6 Chicago 2 ANAHEIM 4 Calgary 0

UPDATE 7-NHL results

Feb 20 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NHL games on Tuesday (home team in CAPS) Winnipeg 2 BUFFALO 1 Montreal 3 NY RANGERS 1 OTTAWA 3 NY Islanders 1 TAMPA BAY 4 Toronto 2 San Jose 2 ST. LOUIS 1 NASHVILLE 4 Detroit 3 (OT) CHICAGO 4 Vancouver 3 (SO) Los Angeles 3 EDMONTON 1
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