New Jersey Devils fire head coach Pete DeBoer

...three-day Christmas break. The Devils will have a pregame skate at the Prudential Center on Saturday morning before playing the Rangers in New York that night.There are a number of potential candidates, including Adam Oates, a former Devils assistant...

Late rally lifts New York Islanders over Tampa Bay Lightning

...November.In 28 NHL appearances over two seasons with the Rangers, Talbot is 14-9-2 with a 1.80 GAA and five shutouts...shutouts in his first 24 NHL starts.He was signed by the Rangers as an undrafted free agent in 2010.

Rangers top Penguins in overtime

...his offensive skills recently, scored for the second straight game and for the sixth time this season.He rescued the Rangers, who blew a 3-1 lead late in the third period when Pittsburgh scored twice in 24 seconds to tie it.Rick Nash broke...

Braves Notes: Recapping winter meetings

...strongest connection during the week may have come from the Rangers, who have been repeatedly linked to both Upton and Gattis. The Rangers have a strong farm system that the Braves would like...

Big third period helps Rangers rally past Wild

...goal with 3:48 remaining, and Mats Zuccarello put the Rangers ahead 37 seconds later as New York stormed back from...Duclair, 19 and playing his seventh NHL game, got the Rangers back within a goal, setting up Zuccarello's winner...

Rangers remain unbeaten against Flyers this season

...and Lee Stempniak also scored for New York, which swept the Flyers in a home-and home matchup on consecutive days.The Rangers have also won the first three matchups of the season against Philadelphia. The teams will play once more this season...

Martin St. Louis reaches milestone

...I'm proud of that. Doing it in a win, on a goal, it makes it special."Rick Nash and Dan Boyle also scored for the Rangers (10-8-4), who shut out the Flyers for the second time in nine days.Derek Stepan assisted all three goals...

Sabres win third in a row

...The Sabres were playing their first game since Tuesday after the postponementof Friday night's home gameagainst the Rangers due to the severe snow storm in the Buffalo region.ISLANDERS 4, PENGUINS 1In Uniondale, N.Y., Anders Lee scored...

Rangers hire Jeff Banister as manager

...longtime Texas resident, joins the Rangers after spending four seasons as...bench coach under Clint Hurdle, the Rangers' hitting coach in 2010 and someone who members of the Rangers' front office came to admire during...

Rangers cool off Penguins, snap Pittsburgh's seven-game winning streak

...third shutout of the season, and the Rangers snapped Pittsburgh's seven-game...short-handed goal in the third for the Rangers, who broke a two-game losing streak...Pittsburgh, 5-1-1 on the road.The Rangers shook off their lackluster performance...