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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 […]

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/TOR 2/23 Review: Lundqvist & Andersen Shine in an Original 6 Goalie Clinic; Play with the Rangers Alumni, NYR Wins Shoot-Out, Conn Smythe Connection, MSG Hockey’s Show NYR Mount Rushmore, Rangers PK Outplays the Rangers PP Again, Waiting for Nash & Stepan To Break Out, AV Mixes Things Up, Non-Stop Playoff Seeding Changes & More From Another Feel-Good Come From Behind Win

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. After dropping a 3-2 shootout loss to the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night at MSG, the Rangers rebounded in Toronto, winning a shootout themselves, with a final of 2-1. For the Rangers, they held their own against two other Original 6 teams vying for […]

NYR/BUFF 1/3 Review: The Rangers Suffer From “The Itis” & Stink Out MSG Like The Knicks, Lundqvist Struggles Against Another Bad Team As Usual (We Miss You Skapski), More Love For Frank Boucher (PUT HIM IN THE MSG RAFTERS) & More From A Terrible Game

What’s up everyone and welcome to the first blog of 2017, right here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. I hope your New Year went better than the Rangers first game of the New Year. In the first game of 2017, the Rangers laid a stinker, in an uninspiring effort to the lowly Buffalo Sabres, losing 4-1 on Tuesday […]

NYR/OTT 12/27 Review: Rangers Win Their Most Hard-Fought Game in M$G All Season, King Raanta Disposes Another Playoff Team, Nick Holden Has His Best Game as a Blueshirt, Stepan “Steps Up” (Yes, That’s Corny), How To Get a Good Steiner Puck Grab at M$G, Around The League (Holy Torts!) & Much More in This Massive Blog

Miss me? Well it’s good to be back after the Rangers beat the Ottawa Senators, 4-3, at M$G on Tuesday night! To me, this was the Rangers toughest and most hard-fought win of the young season. Welcome everyone to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. It’s been over a week since I did a blog here, […]