Tag: playoffs

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/WSH 2/19 Review With Many Ranger Musings: Battle Of The Last Two President Trophy Winners on President’s Day Eve, M$G Tells Families To Get Lost, Jean Ratelle Gets His Day (Because of My MSG Blog, Obviously!) Looking at Lundqvist & Ovechkin and Their Shot at the Stanley Cup, Stop Going Nuts Over Playoff Seeding Because No Matter What – A Metro Team Is Getting F’d, Cam Talbot Setting Oiler Goalie Records & Much More in this Ranger/NHL Manifesto

What’s up everyone and welcome to the latest manifesto here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com! Once again apologies on the short Islander/Ranger blog. When you type up nearly 6000 words and your computer only saves 2000 of them, it will piss you off. I felt I had some good one-liners in that one too. Between the Rangers loss, […]

NYR/CBJ 11/18 Review: Lundqvist Snaps The Rangers Win Streak; Gives Up 3 Horrible Goals in the “Torts Cup”, Grabner For ASG, What This Loss Means & More

What’s up everyone and welcome to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. I’ll try not to go too long tonight and talk about the miserable failure that is Henrik Lundqvist. If you follow me on twitter, know me in real life or read these blogs, you know my opinion on the man – he’s an overpaid, […]

NYR/PITT Game 4 Review: Lundquits Takes His Throne on the Bench Yet Again, Rangers Show Less Life Than Prince, Senile Slats & Young Talent & More In This “I-Told-Ya-So” Reaming

Welcome everyone to another blog here on BlueCollarBlueShirts.com. I got a lot of emails & tweets from readers here looking for a Game 3 recap, but real life beckons. I was able to attend game 3, but wasn’t able to get anything posted here due to my real job. 12 hour work days are brutal, […]

NYR/TBL Game 3 ECF Recap: Lundqvist Chokes Leads, Why I Would Start Talbot In Game 4, Why That Won’t Happen, 5 Goals Not Enough for the “King”, Touchdown Tampa, Nash & More From The Worst Rangers Loss of the Season

Oh wait, wrong sport. Couldn’t tell with Lundqvist in net. Yea, no intro today. You already know. The Rangers lost Game 3 of the ECF, to the Tampa Bay Lightning, 6-5, in overtime. TBL takes the series lead at 2-1. While watching this game, I received more facebook tags, twitter mentions and text messages than […]

Point/Counterpoint with Tampa Bay Lightning Reporter, John Fontana: Previewing the Eastern Conference Finals, Talking Rangers vs Bolts, Callahan vs MSL, Bishop vs Lundqvist, Strengths vs Weaknesses & Much More In This Detailed ECF Preview

The ECF, it’s on! The Eastern Conference Finals starts this Saturday, at 1PM in MSG. You can read my Capitals/Rangers Game 7 Recap, the official Rangers postgame news/notes & get the entire ECF schedule off the main page here on DOINOW.com. Today I am joined by John Fontana (@johnny_fonts on twitter) of the Tampa Bay […]

NYR/WSH Game 1 Round 2 Recap: Adam Graves, Tons of Pics, Klein, Zucc, Lundqvist vs Holtby, The Great #8, Heartbreaking Loss, Defense, Offensive Woes & Much More

Not my best angle & this pic was rushed, but at least I got to see Graves again! Yuck. Fuck. Yuck. Ugh. Welcome everyone to another blog here on DOINOW.com. It’s late, so we’ll skip the usual spiel. You already know to check the archives for previous blogs and all that nonsense. The Rangers dropped […]

Point/Counter-Point: Previewing NYR/WSH with Caps Reporter Rob Parker of JapersRink.com, Keys to the Series, Who To Watch, Predictions & More

Round Two, It’s On! In continuing our Rangers playoff coverage, here on DOINOW.com, I present to you another Point-Counterpoint discussion, this time with Washington Capitals fan & writer for JapersRink.com, Rob Parker. Rob Parker did me the courtesy of talking the Capitals and gave me their view, heading into the second round series with the […]

NYR/PITT Game 4 Recap: Hayes First Career Playoff Goal Is A GWG, Goaltending Superb, Good Teams Win Bad Games, JEFFREY Update, AV & More

How great is this picture? Welcome everyone to another blog here on DOINOW.com! I can’t lie to you. This blog was going to be a very angry and rage-filled blog, full of four letter words and frustration. However, a win is a win, and in playoff hockey, wins are what it’s all about. Was tonight […]

NYR/PITT Recap: Lundqvist Steals The Show with a Vezina Performance, Fleury Almost As Good, PP Woes, Girardi, Around The League & More

Lundqvist outdueled Fleury for the win in Game 1 Welcome everyone to another blog here on DOINOW.com. As always, the right hand of the site is where you will find the archives, live tweets, search button and all that other good stuff. For your life tips of this blog, don’t drink & drive, tip your […]