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NYR/NYI 3/22 Review: Alain Vigneault Costs the Rangers Two Points & Sends Panic Throughout Rangerstown, “Special” Teams Continue To Defecate On Ability To Close Games & Cuckold Fans, Stepan Needs to Earn PP Time, The Rangers Miss Dan Girardi More Than They Miss Lundqvist, Reviewing The New Enforcer Documentary “ICE GUARDIANS” & More From The Worst Ranger Loss of the Season

NOTE: This furious blog is being presented to you by Labatt Blue & Gretzky’s Whisky! What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. This is a blog I rather not be writing. After tonight’s loss, my time would much be better served watching “Law & Order SVU” on my DVR & going […]

NYR/NJD 3/21 Review: Rangers “Scott Norwood” Themselves to an Overtime Loss at The Rock, Big Picture, Penalty Kill Becoming a Problem, Joe Micheletti & His “Little Things”, Rangers Try To Get Tough Without Glass, Schneider & Raanta Come Up Big & More

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. Unfortunately, this will be a quick one, due to a 3:45AM alarm clock in my future. Tomorrow night will be a bit longer, as I want to review the new “Ice Guardians” documentary I saw, comment on James Dolan, plus give some thoughts on […]

NYR/MINN 3/18 Review: King Raanta & Rangers Tame The Wild (Har, Har, Har), The Playoff Push, Never-Ending Line-Up Changes, Political Correctness, The Traveling “Glassholes”, Are We Near the End of Raanta’s NYR Career, Putting The “Special” in Special Teams, A Huge Leslie Jones Rant, Talbot Making History & More

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. Due to a crazy work week and St. Patrick’s Day, I didn’t do a blog about the Rangers/Panthers game. Perhaps that was for the best! Here’s my quick take on the 4-3 OT Florida loss: Two quick NYR goals Laze around and skate aimlessly […]

Farewell to the Joe: My Trip to Detroit with Tons of Pictures, Another Venue That’s Better than M$G, Bob Probert “Tough Guy”, Caesar’s Windsor, Gretzky Whisky and Artie Lange Stand-Up Reviews, The Detroit/Windsor Tunnel, Crazy Cell Phone Bills For Residents, & More from MoTown

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. This is a different blog than the normal ones I do, as this isn’t about the Rangers/Detroit game on Sunday night. This blog will be about my travels, with a few reviews tossed in. As I’ve talked about through the seasons, my friends and […]

NYR/TB 3/13 Review: Rangers Throw Away Two Easy Points, Steve McDonald Award, My Trip to Detroit, Rangerstown Is Now The Kingdom of Raanta, Artie Lange vs Tin Cup Whisky, Steve “Henny Youngman” Valiquette, Scott Norwood Appreciation Night at MSG, The Wild Card Dream Is Closer To Becoming Reality & More From A Disappointing, Yet “It’s OK” Loss from M$G

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. Tonight, I will be recapping the Rangers 3-2 loss to the Lightning of Tampa Bay. Originally, I was going to do two blogs tonight, one on my Detroit trip and one on tonight’s game. However, I have to be up at 4AM for work […]

NYR/CAR 3/9 Review: Rangers Snap Bad Slumps But Fall Apart in the Third Period, Another Controversial Challenge Costs The Rangers, Stepan Woes, Valiquette Shoots Fire, Nash and Lundqvist Join The Scratch List & More From A Game That Should’ve Been Two Points for NYR

What’s up everyone and welcome to another BlueCollarBlueShirts.com blog. Time is of the issue here because the idea of snow drives everyone insane. Even more insane than how bad the Rangers were in the third period of their 4-3 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday night. If you missed my last blog, you can […]

NYR/FLA 3/7 Review: The Glassiah Wins The Broadway Hat & Leads The Rangers To Victory; NYR Spay The Cats in MSG South, PP Gets a Golden Sombrero For Futility, Rangers Raise Ticket Prices Nearly 100% on Season Ticket Holders, Lundqvist Climbs Up The Ladder In Two Milestones, Update on Frank Boucher (Relatives Found!) & More From A Night Where GLASSAMANIA WAS RUNNIN’ WILD!

This is gonna be a fun one! What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. The Rangers just finished declawing (feline puns, get it?) the Florida Panthers, winning 5-2. For the Rangers, as I said last night, this was essentially a home game. Give credit where credit is due, the Rangers finally […]

NYR/TBL 3/6 Review: King Raanta Shuts Out The Bolts in a 1-0 OT Pressure Cooker, The Era of “The Glassiah” Tanner Glass Begins & Why He Should Be Appreciated, My Favorite Picture of the Game, Benoit Allaire, Ranger Problems Still Glaring With A DOA PP & Scoring Drought, Will Nash Turn The Corner & More From A Game Raanta Stole For the Rangers

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com! The Rangers just defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning, 1-0, in OT. Here’s the current mood:   Despite some fans calling this game “meaningless”, before the puck dropped, I wouldn’t subscribe to that theory. While I understand this wasn’t a “must-win” game, the Rangers needed […]

NYR/NJD 2/25 Review: Another Glorious Win In the Kingdom of Raanta, Rangers Play Their Third OT Game in a Row, The Beer Situation at the Goal Bar in the Arena, The Rock’s Security Team Makes My List After a Wrongful Fan Ejection & Non-Stop Incessant Badgering, Can The Rangers “Steal” First Place & More NY Ranger Thoughts & Opinions

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. How is everyone feeling after the Rangers 4-3 OT thriller over their Hudson rivals, the NJ Devils?  This blog will most likely be shorter than usual for several reasons: I was at the game, so I didn’t get the whole MSG broadcast experience. I’ve […]

NYR/CBJ 1/31 Review: Lundqvist Takes His Throne On The Bench Again, Pulled Before The Half-Way Mark, Blames The Team & Walks Out On Interview, Alain Vigneault Gets Two More Years, The Islanders Being Shown the Door & Much More From a Terrible Night in Rangerstown

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. In case you weren’t checking out anything hockey related during the NHL All Star break (After all, that NHL ASG wasn’t hockey, that game was just brutal), here’s a blog I posted over the weekend: Make the New York Rangers Great Again: What I […]