John Tortorella was named coach of the Vancouver Canucks, completing what amounted to a coaching swap with the New York Rangers.
Alain Vigneault was named coach of the New York Rangers, inheriting a National Hockey League team that has made the playoffs in seven of the past eight seasons and hasn’t won a Stanley Cup title since 1994.
John Tortorella was fired today as coach of the New York Rangers, four days after the team was eliminated in the second round of the National Hockey League playoffs.
New York Rangers forward Marian Gaborik will have surgery to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder, the National Hockey League team said.
The New York Rangers sent right wing Marian Gaborik to the Columbus Blue Jackets, parting with the three-time All-Star as they fight for a playoff spot.
Marian Gaborik scored on a power play in overtime to give the New York Rangers a 2-1 victory over the New York Islanders in the National Hockey League.
Marian Gaborik scored three goals, including two against New York Rangers teammate Henrik Lundqvist, to lead his team to a 12-9 victory in the National Hockey League’s All-Star game.
The New York Islanders lost 4-1 to the New York Rangers a few hours after acquiring four-time All- Star goaltender Tim Thomas in a trade from Boston.
The New York Rangers beat the Ottawa Senators 4-2 in the opening game of their National Hockey League first-round playoff series.
The New York Rangers defeated the Washington Capitals 2-1 in triple overtime to lead their National Hockey League playoff series by two games to one.
"Last two months I played with injury, it was not easy."
- Marian Gaborik on Jun 01, 2012