Tag: av

BCBS Blog: One Summer Month Down, One to Go, Latest Ranger Updates, In-Depth “The Game, 30th Anniversary Edition” by Ken Dryden Book Review, USA > Sweden, Lundqvist’s New Pads, Andersson & Staal, Adidas/Reebok/CCM Confusion, Jagr Watch, Dealing with Basement Trolls, Donald Trump & Are the Rangers Done Making Roster Moves?!

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog/manifesto, here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. It is August 3rd as I write these words, which means NFL preseason games will come and go & before we know it, NHL preseason games will take place too. As I talked about in my last blog, I am not a summer guy, […]

In-Depth Tie Domi “Shift Work” Book Review & Tons of New York Rangers Thoughts & Opinions: Shattenkirk’s First NYR Press Conference, Polishing The Turd Known as the Nassau Coliseum, No Love For Tanner Glass, Thank You Kevin Klein, The Ruff vs AV Storyline Begins, Jagr Watch, The 2013-2014 Rangers, MSG Networks & Much More

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. If you are of the Irish Casper-white skin descent such as me, I send you my sympathies, during this brutal time of year. While I try to avoid the sun as much as possible, the limited exposure I’ve taken this summer has my skin […]

The Rangers Half-Rebuild Continues With Questionable Player & Personnel Decisions: Two Ranger Back-Up Goalies Become Starting NHL Goalies In Three Years, Derek Stepan Joins Dan Girardi As The Latest Salary Cap Victim, Thoughts on Stepan, Wrong Coach Fired, Lundqvist Continues To Get a Free Pass, Fan-Friendly 2017-2018 Schedule, NHL Draft, Snowflake Hockey Fans Get Offended By Trump Voting Players & Anticipating Free Agency Next Week

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. For a season that’s over and with the summer officially here, you would think we would have some down time as Ranger fans. That isn’t the case, as the Rangers have started work on destructing their 2016-2017 team and continue to build around the […]

NYR/OTT Round 2 Game 2 Review: NYR Lose in Horrid Fashion; Now in 0-2 Hole, Dave Maloney Rules, Lundqvist Finally Implodes & Reverts To Regular Season Self; Blows Multiple Two-Goal Leads As Pageau & Crew Put Up a Touchdown, Nightmares of NYR’s Past, AV Haters Go Wild, Round 1 Feels Like Ages Ago, Hockey Media & More From a Trainwreck at the Tire Fire Arena

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. Sorry for the tardiness with this latest blog entry. I gotta say, getting tweets & emails saying “where’s the blog?” makes it somewhat easier, as I struggle to re-live this terrible nightmare, which was Game 2. Of course, I also have my “hate” readers, […]

THE MASSIVE PURE GLEE DOUBLE BLOG: The Rangers Move to the 2nd Round, The $$$ Stars Shine In Round 1, First Round Report Card, My Electrifying Experience at M$G During Game 6, RANGERSTOWN in NYC, Corsi Garbage, Ticket Scalping, Stubhub, Ottawa On Tap, Let The Brassard vs Z-Bad Debates Begin, Cam Talbot & Much More NHL/Ranger Thoughts & Opinions

NOTE: WELCOME TO THE FIRST EVER DOUBLE BLOG. As I’ve mentioned before, I’m just a fan with an opinion on many topics. I do not care about website hits or web traffic, because I do not profit off this site. I could break a 6000 word blog into four different blogs for quadruple the traffic, […]

New York Rangers 2016-2017 Season Report Card: Grading Every Single New York Ranger & NYR Team Staff At The End of the Regular Season. Plus: NYR/MTL First Round Preview!

NOTE: This blog is a monster of a blog, clocking in at 7000+ words. I probably could’ve broken it up into three separate parts, but I’m not really concerned about site hits or crap like that. After all, this is a fan blog, not a business. I know this is a doozy, so feel free […]

NYR/PITT 3/31 Review: Crosby Owns Lundqvist Again; Lundqvist Winless Since Return, Explaining Why Crosby Is Dirty, MSG Broadcasts Are Getting Just As Corporate As M$G Itself, NYR Still Seeking First Home Win Since 2/19, AV Mixes Up The Lines Again & Much More From a Lifeless & Dead M$G

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. Tonight, the Rangers lost a 4-3 SO decision to the Pittsburgh Penguins. This was a shootout loss, which means it just increased the Rangers odds of clinching the first wild card. It really seems to be a done deal anyway, it’s just a matter […]

NYR/SJS 3/28 Review: NY Rangers (and Cam Talbot!) Clinch a Playoff Spot & Perhaps Exceed Expectations, Lundqvist Gives Up 10 Goals in Two Games (But It’s Not His Fault!), How Long Can People Ignore Raanta vs Lundqvist, Grabner Gets The “Stepan Disease” & Is Now “Shark-Bit” (Har, Har, Har), AV is Mind Boggling, Terrible Officiating, Looking Ahead & Much More From the Rangers 5-4 OT Loss

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. As I type this sentence that you’re reading right now, it’s now 2:00AM. We’re a half hour removed from the Rangers 5-4 OT loss to the San Jose Sharks. I did pop a “5 Hour Energy Shot” at puck drop, around 10:43PM. However, I […]

NYR/ANA 3/26 Review: Five Past Lundqvist (BUT IT’S NOT HIS FAULT!), Admitting Lundqvist Has Peaked, Crappy Refs, Are the Rangers Destined To Be One & Done Let’s Chew Gum, Stepan & Nash Both Score In The Same Game Again, Watching The Inevitable But Knowing You Can’t Do Anything About It, Kevin Klein Returns But MSG Ignores It & Much More From An Ugly Loss

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. In case you missed last night’s late game, you can get my 5000 word manifesto on King Raanta’s shutout here: NYR/LA 3/25 Review: King Raanta Shuts Out & BEATS LA, The Return of Lundqvist & Wondering How Long His Leash Will Be in the […]

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 […]