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Rangers clinch Presidents’ Trophy

Newark, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – Kevin Hayes notched a goal and two assists to help the New York Rangers clinch home-ice advantage throughout the upcoming playoffs via a 4-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils at Prudential Center. New York’s fifth win in a row secured the club both the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference and the Presidents’ Trophy, ... Read More »

Stepan, Rangers take down Blue Jackets in OT

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Derek Stepan tied the game late in regulation then won it with 49.6 seconds remaining in overtime, as the New York Rangers stopped the hottest team in the NHL with a 4-3 decision over Columbus at Madison Square Garden. Martin St. Louis and Dan Girardi also tallied for the Rangers, who pulled into a tie ... Read More »

A-Rod returns, but Yanks fall to Blue Jays

Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Alex Rodriguez’s return took center stage leading up to the New York Yankees’ season opener, but Drew Hutchison and the Toronto Blue Jays ended up stealing the show. Hutchison’s six strong innings and a five-run third off Masahiro Tanaka carried the Blue Jays to a 6-1 Opening Day win in Rodriguez’s first major league game since ... Read More »

Yankees at #9 in AL on SportsNetwork 2015 MLB Projections

By Chris Ruddick The Seattle Mariners haven’t been to the postseason since 2001 and they’ve never been to a World Series. Both of those droughts are going end this season as the Mariners are poised to win their first championship. The road back to the playoffs started last offseason, when Seattle made a bold move in free agency, signing second ... Read More »

Rangers nip Jets thanks to Kreider

Winnipeg, MB (SportsNetwork.com) – Chris Kreider scored the winner late in the third period and Henrik Lundqvist stopped 32 pucks as the New York Rangers clipped Winnipeg, 3-2, at MTS Centre. Mats Zuccarello and Derick Brassard also lit the lamp for the Rangers, who had dropped three of four coming in. Lundqvist earned his first win since Feb. 2, the ... Read More »

Jets add TE Davis

Florham Park, NJ (SportsNetwork.com) – The New York Jets have signed veteran tight end Kellen Davis to an undisclosed contract, the team announced Wednesday. Davis has appeared in 101 games over seven NFL seasons, primarily as a blocker and special-teams contributor. The 29-year-old owns just 50 career catches and has recorded just three over the past two years. A fifth-round ... Read More »

Bruins outplay Rangers in Lundqvist’s return

Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) – Milan Lucic’s two first-period goals set the tone, and the Boston Bruins spoiled Henrik Lundqvist’s return to the ice with a 4-2 victory over the New York Rangers. Lundqvist, sidelined for New York’s last 25 games by a vascular injury caused by being struck in the throat by a puck, appeared rusty in his first game ... Read More »

Rangers rout Senators, stop Hammond’s streak

Ottawa, ON (SportsNetwork.com) – The clock finally struck midnight for Andrew Hammond. The New York Rangers scored five times on the Ottawa Senators’ red-hot goaltender in just two periods of play en route to a 5-1 rout that gave Hammond his first regulation loss in the rookie’s 16th career NHL start. Thursday’s result, combined with Boston’s overtime loss to Anaheim, ... Read More »

Mets’ Wheeler has successful Tommy John surgery

Tampa, FL (SportsNetwork.com) – New York Mets pitcher Zack Wheeler underwent successful surgery to repair the flexor pronator tendon and reconstruct the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow, the team announced Wednesday. It’s expected to take about 14 months for the 24-year-old to be ready to pitch. Wheeler was set to begin his third season in the Mets’ rotation. ... Read More »

Grizzlies rout Knicks, clinch playoff berth

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Zach Randolph had 23 points and seven rebounds, Marc Gasol added 21 points and eight boards and the Memphis Grizzlies routed the New York Knicks 103-82 on Monday night. With the victory, Memphis secured its fifth consecutive playoff berth, its third straight 50-win season and 100th win for head coach Dave Joerger. “It is more ... Read More »