Great Players: Rod Gilbert, Brian Leetch, Henrik Lundqvist
Rival team: New Jersey Devils
New York Rangers Tickets
Since the team's founding in 1926 by George Lewis "Tex" Rickard, the New York Rangers have been competing in the National Hockey League. Only a year into the team's founding, the Rangers won the Stanley Cup in the 1927-28 season. The team won the championship again during the 1932-33, 1939-40 and 1993-1994 seasons. The Rangers won the division title in 1931-32, too. Seeing as Rickard was also the owner of Madison Square Garden, the major sports and events arena became home to all New York Rangers games. The Rangers logo remained consistent over the decades as a shield with "New York" written across it. Quite a number of Rangers players have been inducted into the hall of fame, including Brian Leetch for his defensive play and team leadership, Brad Park for his defensive play, Jean Ratelle as the NHL’s sixth all-time scorer, Bryan Hextall for his goalie work and Mark Messier for 10 seasons as a Ranger. To see a live game yourself, buy New York Rangers tickets at StubHub today.
What was the New York Rangers’ record in 2018?
The New York Rangers’ season record in 2018 was 32 wins to 36 losses and 14 ties. The team's final ranking was seventh in the NHL Metropolitan Division.
Who is the head coach for the New York Rangers?
The head coach for the New York Rangers is David Quinn, who started in 2018. He previously coached at Boston University, where he earned two Hockey East Tournament Championships for the Terriers. Quinn also earned The Beanpot (2014-15) and made four appearances at the NCAA Tournament. He served as head coach for the Lake Erie Monsters and worked as an assistant coach with the Avalanche. Quinn also worked with Northeastern University and the University of Nebraska-Omaha.
Where can I see a New York Rangers game?
Madison Square Garden is home to the New York Rangers and has been since the team’s founding in 1926. The venue has been hosting numerous sports and entertainment events since 1879. It not only hosts the New York Rangers but also the New York Knicks. Madison Square Garden is where the Rangers earned the 1994 Stanley Cup Championship. This historic arena is also where Muhammad Ali fought Joe Frazier in 1971 and where both the Democratic and Republican National Conventions took place. Located on West 31st and West 33rd Streets and Seventh Avenue, Madison Square Garden has been where some of the most famous and historic figures have stood. The venue continues to host home games for the New York Rangers. Be sure to buy your tickets to a Rangers game at StubHub, the world's largest online ticketing marketplace.
Who are the rivals on the New York Rangers' schedule?
The biggest rival team to the New York Rangers is the New Jersey Devils. Part of this has to do with the fact that both teams are located so close to each other, sharing each side of the Hudson River. The two teams faced off against each other in 1994 during the Eastern Conference Finals. The rivalry was further fueled when the Devils won the Stanley Cup in 1995. The Rangers and Devils met during the playoffs in 1997, which the Rangers won.
Who are the best players for the New York Rangers?
The team leaders for points is Artemi Parain, who also holds the lead in most goals and assists. Brendan Lemieux is the team leader for penalty minutes.Back to Top
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