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Rangers beat Caps, set franchise mark for wins and points

Alex Brandon/AP The Rangers celebrate Dominic Moore’s second-period tally vs. the Capitals on Saturday. RANGERS 4, CAPITALS 2 WASHINGTON – The Rangers on Saturday concluded the best regular season in franchise history. At least by the measures of wins and ...

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The Top 10 Islanders moments at Nassau Coliseum

B Bennett/Getty Images Bob Nystrom’s OT goal leads the Islanders to Game 6 win over Flyers and a first Stanley Cup. As the Islanders wind down their era at Nassau Coliseum during the Stanley Cup playoffs, the Daily News takes ...

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Rangers' playoff scenarios: Four possible 1st-rd opponents

Gregory Shamus/NHLI via Getty Images Sidney Crosby and the Penguins remain potential first-round opponents of the Rangers going into the final day of the NHL’s regular season on Saturday. WASHINGTON – The Rangers have four potential first-round playoff opponents: the Pittsburgh ...

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Isles to meet Capitals in playoffs, top Penguins 3-1

Gene J. Puskar/AP The Isles’ Casey Cizikas celebrates his first-period goal. ISLANDERS 3, PENGUINS 1 The Islanders playoff picture came more into focus on Friday, but their potential for a sustained run in the postseason might have taken a serious ...

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Rangers look to power up their game vs. Capitals

Jared Silber/NHLI via Getty Images Rick Nash and the Rangers can set a franchise record for wins in a season on Saturday. WASHINGTON – The Presidents’ Trophy winners will finish their regular season in the president’s backyard. The Rangers (52-22-7, ...

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Lundqvist suffers injury scare in Rangers' loss to Senators

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Henrik Lundqvist writhes in pain on the ice after Ottawa’s Mika Zibanejad fall on top of his knee. SENATORS 3, RANGERS 0 The unthinkable almost happened in Thursday night’s Rangers regular-season home finale at the Garden, but ...

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Islanders in playoffs after Panthers beat Bruins

Claus Andersen/Getty Images John Tavares feels the Islanders will be a ‘hard team to match up against in the playoffs.’ The Islanders are in. Despite being idle on Thursday night, the Isles clinched their second postseason berth in three years ...

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