WHAT. A. FIGHT. Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz with the fight of the year, hands down. Both fighters treated us to an all out war, 5 rounds of back and forth action with 330 significant strikes (2nd most in UFC history). Of course, the drama leading up to this fight, with all the trash talking […]Read more "McGregor vs Diaz: 2. Fight of the Year."
Once again the New York Rangers have won the sweepstakes for a coveted UFA coming out of college. This time around it was the reigning Hobey Baker winner Jimmy Vesey out of Havard. From the day it was announced that Vesey was not going to sign with the Nashville Predators, the team that had drafted […]Read more "Vesey Watch: Complete."
With the New York Rangers’ season winding down and the thoughts of “coulda, woulda and shoulda,” dancing around the minds of the Blueshirt faithful, let’s dive a little further into it. A lot of people like to play “armchair GM” especially after a trade or an early playoff exit, so why stop? The first round […]Read more "Armchair GM"
The Good The Rangers dominated play for a majority of the 60 minutes against the Pittsburgh Penguins, there’s no disputing that. Unfortunately all that matters is the scoreboard, which at the end of the night read 5-2 in favor of Sidney Crosby and the Pens. Despite having possession for the better half of the game […]Read more "The Good, Bad and Ugly for Game One."
The New York Rangers are set to face their Metro Division rival Pittsburgh Penguins in the first round of this year’s Stanley Cup Playoffs. It seems like Pittsburgh is streaking at the right time while the Rangers are still struggling to set the sails straight, which has been the case for a majority of the […]Read more "Here We Go Again. New York Rangers vs Pittsburgh Penguins."
The day before the trade deadline, new GM Jeff Gorton made a big splash acquiring Eric Staal from the Carolina Hurricanes. The former Carolina captain has spent all 12 years of his career in a Hurricanes sweater. In return, the Rangers sent 2 second-round picks in 2016 and 2017, along with Finnish prospect Aleksi Saarela. Apparently […]Read more "STAAL IN"
If you’re a UFC or Bellator fan you should know this by now. DO NOT GET HYPED FOR A FIGHT BEFORE WEIGH-INS. Injuries during training are rather frequent and many fighters even go into their fights with pre-existing training injuries. It’s a common place within the world of MMA because it’s a difficult sport on the body, […]Read more "With Rafael dos Anjos Out, Who Gets a Shot at Conor McGregor?"