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Relax New York Rangers Fans, You’re Going To Love Dylan McIlrath

June 26th, 2010
"With the 10th overall selection in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft, the New York Rangers select, from the WHL's Moose Jaw Warriors, Dylan McIlrath." Wait, what? Yep, those same Rangers from 2009-10 who couldn't buy a goal with all the money they wasted over the years on Pavel Bure, Eric Lindros, ...

New York Rangers To Sign 2008 2nd-Rounder Derek Stepan

June 9th, 2010
According to Larry Brooks of The New York Post, the New York Rangers have agreed to terms with 2008 second-round pick Derek Stepan. Stepan reportedly agreed to a three-year, entry-level contract worth $875,000 base salary cap. However, as per the NHL's collective-bargaining agreement, the deal cannot be registered with the league ...

When It’s Okay to Root for the Islanders in Madison Square Garden

March 24th, 2010
Tonight, when the Islanders enter Madison Square Garden, I will mutter a phrase that has never escaped my mouth in the last twenty years of my existence. "Let's go Islanders." Now, Rangers fans, before you go out and get lighter fluid and matches and all other kinds of things to inflict physical ...

A New York Rangers Fan’s Letter to Santa Claus

December 16th, 2009
Dear Santa,I know it's pretty late to be sending you a letter, and I've been kind of a prick this year, but this is a very special request. On Christmas Eve, when you're making your rounds, it would mean oh so much to me if you could please find it ...