Panarin Leads Rangers to 3-2 over Blue Jackets

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Artemi Panarin scored the decisive goal in his return to Columbus, leading the New York Rangers to a 3-2 win over the Blue Jackets on Thursday night. Panarin’s goal was his team leading 13th. He left Columbus after signing a lucrative free-agent contract in the off-season with New York. Serenaded with boos […]

Panarin Powers Rangers to 3-1 Win over Islanders

Artemi Panarin scored twice to lead the New York Rangers to a 3-1 preseason win over the rival Islanders on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden. Panarin, the Rangers’ big free-agent addition this summer, played with both linemates Mika Zibanejad and Pavel Buchnevich for the first time. Buchnevich had an assist on Panarin’s first goal, […]

Blue Jackets’ Foligno on Free Agent Departures

Nick Foligno isn’t bitter or upset about the mass exodus of free agents from the Columbus Blue Jackets this summer. It’s just that in a few cases, he doesn’t quite understand the logic. Nick Foligno (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers) Star winger Artemi Panarin, No. 1 goalie Sergei Bobrovsky and trade deadline acquisition Matt […]

Inside Blue Jackets Fans & Their Enduring Passion

Imagine being a fan of the Columbus Blue Jackets for a second. Imagine your excitement when it was first announced that an NHL franchise was coming to Columbus. Imagine the wide array of possibilities that would be coming to the market. Think back to the day the puck first dropped at Nationwide Arena. Early Optimism […]

New York City Teams Creating Buzz in Offseason

report this ad The New York Rangers’ rebuild got a big boost with the additions of free-agent forward Artemi Panarin and young defenceman Kaapo Kakko with the second pick in the draft. The New Jersey Devils got Jack Hughes at No. 1 overall and traded for P.K. Subban to improve their defence. The Islanders are […]