Tag: NYR

NYR/OTT Round 2 Game 1 Review: Rangers Need a “My Shiney Hiney” To Pry Their Heads Out of Their Asses, Only Three Players Show Up, Dominating Lundqvist Effort Wasted, Glass > Pavel “Wide-Right” Buchnevich, No Intensity, Ottawa Fans Are A Bigger Joke Than This Game & More

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. Tonight, the Rangers dropped the first game of their best of 7 second round series with the Ottawa Senators, losing 2-1. For Ranger fans, this was an ugly loss, because the whole game felt like those end of the season “Hank tune-up” games, where […]

NYR/PITT 4/9 Review: Rangers Close the Season With Class, American Rangers Shine, Captain Mac Named Team MVP, Zuccarello Repeats as Steve McDonald Award Winner, A Swedish Goalie Finally Beats Pittsburgh, Early Playoff Predictions & Much More, as NYR Now Try To Take Down The French Canadiens

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. This is going to be a short one tonight, but I promise a bunch of content before the playoffs start. I’m even doing a guest spot on the “Hudson Valley Hockey Podcast” this week, so I’ll plug that once that is online. I opted […]

“The I Told You So Blog”: Cam Talbot Sets The Edmonton Oilers Season Record For Wins, Vindication Against the Short-Sighted Ranger Fans Who Said Talbot Would Never Be a Starter, Talbot’s Worth To Edmonton, The Best Year in Talbot’s Life Can Only Get Better, Gretzky vs McDavid & Much More From WIN 41!

NOTE: This blog is dedicated to the few Ranger fans that believed in Talbot, like @fixxser, Dolgin, Rob Stuchiner, Travis Jackson, JEFFREY and to all my new found Edmonton Oiler fan/friends over the last two seasons! For better or worse, Oiler twitter fans have always been more realistic about expectations than Ranger fans. Plus, who […]

Return of BCBS: Looking at NY Rangers vs Montreal Canadiens In The First Round, Hank’s Record in Montreal, NYR Closes The Season With 3 “Meaningless” Games, The Olympic Debate, How American and Canadian Fans Differ, Remembering Kerri Strug & Why I Have To Agree with Bettman, Cam Talbot Proves To Every Nay-Sayer That He’s an NHL Starter & More NHL/NYR Thoughts & Opinions

What’s up everyone and welcome to a different type of blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. Since I last left you, Henrik Lundqvist & the Rangers lost to the Pittsburgh Penguins in a shootout. I blogged about that game here: NYR/PITT 3/31 Review: Crosby Owns Lundqvist Again; Lundqvist Winless Since Return, Explaining Why Crosby Is Dirty, MSG […]

NYR/LA 3/25 Review: King Raanta Shuts Out & BEATS LA, The Return of Lundqvist & Wondering How Long His Leash Will Be in the Playoffs, Finding Sam Rosen, The Joe Micheletti Comedy Hour, Rick Nash Grinds My Gears, A Rare Stepan Goal, Line Changes & More Ranger Ranting & Ravings

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com! It’s been three nights since the Rangers lost back-to-back games to their most hated rivals, in the Devils & Islanders. To me and to many, the reason the Rangers lost those games was because of anemic, weak and pathetic special teams. King Raanta did […]

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/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 […]