Sean Hartnett

Rangers coach David Quinn stands behind the bench during a game against the Sabres on Feb. 15, 2019, at KeyBank Center in Buffalo.
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Sean Hartnett
March 13, 2019 - 11:52 am
Through 69 games, the Rangers have proven to be a club with an unquenchable competitive fire that often results in come-from-behind, overtime-forcing efforts. Click to read.
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Rangers legend Harry Howell in 2009
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Sean Hartnett
March 11, 2019 - 10:14 am
When you think of Harry Howell, you think of a trailblazer in Rangers’ history. One statistic speaks volumes about Howell’s outstanding contributions to the Blueshirts – 1,160 regular-season games played in a Rangers’ sweater.
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Devils center Blake Coleman (20) shoots the puck during warmups for their game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Jan. 10, 2019, at Prudential Center.
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Sean Hartnett
March 06, 2019 - 10:53 am
The NHL could be closer to adopting new rules that improve player safety and create more offense. There has been an outcry from fans, reporters and analysts for the league to take steps toward make contests more entertaining while prioritizing the well-being of players.
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Rangers defenseman Tony DeAngelo scores against Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby (70) during the shoot-out at Madison Square Garden on March 3, 2019.
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Sean Hartnett
March 04, 2019 - 10:46 am
Questions surrounded Rangers defenseman Tony DeAngelo as he entered his third NHL season. Would he make the Rangers’ opening night lineup? Could he impress new head coach David Quinn? Would the offensively skilled defenseman make good on his offensive potential and prove his consistency in the...
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Boo Nieves Celebrates With The Rangers
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Sean Hartnett
February 28, 2019 - 1:58 pm
On Wednesday, against the NHL’s most dominant team, the Rangers showed that there’s no quitting in their DNA. The Tampa Bay Lightning improved their league-best record to 49-11-4 by defeating the Blueshirts, 4-3 in overtime, but David Quinn’s Rangers did not go down without a fight. After falling...
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Kevin Hayes and Mats Zuccarello celebrate a 5-2 win over the Winnipeg Jets at Madison Square Garden.
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Sean Hartnett
February 26, 2019 - 1:53 pm
This summer will be the most important summer in recent memory for the Rangers. Getting it right could push this franchise one step closer to the ultimate goal, but a few missteps could turn the rebuild into the “Dark Ages – Mark II” and no Blueshirt diehard wants to see a repeat of a seven-year...
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Mats Zuccarello
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Sean Hartnett
February 22, 2019 - 10:07 am
Thursday’s 4-1 defeat to the Minnesota Wild may have been Mats Zuccarello’s final appearance in front of the home fans at Madison Square Garden. Saying farewell to the popular forward would be a tough pill for Rangers fans to swallow, but most have accepted that the most likely outcome is no. 36...
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Sean Hartnett
February 20, 2019 - 2:05 pm
As the Feb. 25 trade deadline draws ever closer, Rangers general manager Jeff Gorton is doing exactly what should be done to aid his club’s rebuild.
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Sean Hartnett
February 13, 2019 - 2:10 pm
Everyone knows that a key aspect of an NHL rebuilding process is identifying high-upside young talents and developing these players into genuine stars.
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Rangers goalie Alexandar Georgiev makes a save against the Pittsburgh Penguins on March 14, 2018, at Madison Square Garden.
Sean Hartnett
February 11, 2019 - 2:09 pm
Rangers backup goaltender Alexandar Georgiev put in a sterling performance on his 23rd birthday to earn a 4-1 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs. Georgiev has never been afraid to challenge shooters. It’s a different kind of style compared to the Rangers’ no. 1 netminder Henrik Lundqvist, who...
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