Tag: NHL

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 […]

NHL All-Star Weekend Blog: Why Cam Talbot Is The Biggest All-Star Snub This Year on a Long List of Talented “Snubs”, The Four Major Sports & Their All-Star Games, John Scott “A Guy Like Me” Book Review, How The NHL Has Their Head In The Sand With This Game & Much More

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. This blog will be different from the norm, as while I’m talking about two ex-Rangers in Cam Talbot & John Scott, I’m not talking about the New York Rangers here. Stay tuned for Monday’s blog – “Make the Rangers Great Again – What I […]

NYR/CAR 12/3 Review: Rangers Win a Snoozer in Front of a Dead “Kid’s Day” Crowd at MSG, MSG’s Mistakes with Fans, Looking at The Upcoming NHL CBA & NHL Salary Cap vs Other Major Sports & Gary Bettman, The Sopranos & John Giannone, Stepan Has His Best Game of the Season & More

What’s up everyone and welcome to a belated blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. I originally planned to write this like usual, right after the game, but the first forty minutes of this game had me near comatose. I may have drank a copious amount of alcohol on Friday night, making me a tad groggy for this […]

NYR/FLA 11/20 Review: The “Two-TV Era”, The Worst Loss of the Season, Exhibit 37437473 on Why Lundqvist is Overpaid, ZuccVP, MSG Hockey Show, Be Fair to Duclair, Brock Lesnar vs Bill Goldberg, Twitter Death Threats & More

Note: I have probably used the “f-word” more times in this blog than any other blog I’ve ever written. If that offends you, I apologize, but sometimes the “f-word” is needed for emphasis. Plus it’s a free blog and one fan venting! That said, I’m aware of it, and will tone it down in the […]

NYR/STL 11/1 Review: Lundqvist & The Rangers Play Their Best Game This Season, Responding To Larry Brooks, Terrible Refs, Why The Rangers Are The Hottest Team in the NHL, Islanders Crushed, Talbot Up Next & Much More

Welcome everyone to Brian Miller’s favorite Ranger site on the internets, the BlueCollarBlueShirts.com blog! After decimating a tough Tampa Bay Lightning team on Sunday night, the Rangers put on an encore performance on Tuesday night at MSG, defeating a perennial playoff team, the St. Louis Blues by a final of 5-0. This game was a […]

Hat Trick of Book Reviews: Brand New Wayne Gretzky, Stan Fischler & Bobby Orr Books All Discussed!

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. This is the second of three blogs I’m posting here today. Check out my Ranger & Oiler game reviews on the main page of the site. One thing you may not know about me is that I’m an avid reader. Always have been. In […]

World Cup of Hockey Tournament Thoughts: Team Europe vs Canada Caps Off a Disappointing Tournament, USA Hockey, Why the WCH Failed in Front of Nearly Empty Arenas, Favorite NY Rangers, IIHF vs WCH & Much More From a Degenerate Who Saw Every Game

When the World Cup of Hockey was first announced, I was not eagerly anticipating it. In fact, I wasn’t even planning on watching it, because many of the games were on at 3PM EST, a time I’m usually at the real job. However, my work schedule lightened up a bit, so I was able to […]

Off Season Thoughts: Rangers Off To A Rocky Start, Sather Fails Again, NHL PA Union Weak, NYR Schedule, NHL Mount Rushmore, Stamkos, Howe, Will NYR Ever Address The Real Issue, NHL in Vegas, Yandle Cup Bound & More

Miss me? Welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. As always, previous blogs are in the archives, located on the right hand of the site. You can also check the most recent blogs on the homepage. It’s been a while since I’ve done something here, mostly because of my crazy work schedule and because of […]

New York Rangers Looking Ahead: Time For Sather & Crew To Admit They Were Wrong & Failed (Too Bad Dolan Won’t Fire Sather), Dan Boyle vs Larry Brooks, Major Moves Needed, What Can Be Done, What Should & Won’t Be Done (Trade Lundqvist), Who’s Available, NHL Draft, Playoffs, Awards & Much More

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. As always, previous blogs, road-trip reports and all that other good jazz is located on the right hand of the site via the search bar or by clicking the tags. We are a little over a week removed from the Rangers not-so-shocking first round […]