Rangers’ Igor Shesterkin didn’t provide many hints for recent strong play

PHILADELPHIA — At first, Igor Shesterkin joked. He had just made his sixth consecutive start and required Shesterkin, who made a key save on the penalty kill late in the Rangers’ 2-1 win over the Flyers, totaling 39 saves. But when asked about what resonated with the goaltender during Saturday’s winning streak (which coincided with […]

Igor Shesterkin shuts out Flames as Rangers push win streak to five

Igor Shesterkin stopped 30 shots for his first shutout of the season and the Rangers beat the Calgary Flames 2-0 on Monday night for their fifth straight win. Will Quill and Jimmy Vesey scored for the Rangers, who are 6-1-1 in their last eight games. Shesterkin earned his 12th career shutout and his second consecutive […]

Rangers’ Igor Shesterkin, Vincent Trocheck win NHL-All Star Game

TORONTO — The final game pitted two Rangers All-Star players against a Rangers All-Star coach. A showdown between New York’s best of the best, including Islanders star center Mathew Barzal. He teamed with the Blueshirts’ No. 1 goalie, Igor Shesterkin, and second-line center Vincent Trocheck to defeat head coach Peter Laviolette. Saturday night, all-star game […]

Igor Shesterkin will find form in frustrating season: Kevin Weekes

Igor Shesterkin will be back representing the Rangers for the second year in a row when the All-Stars gather in Toronto this week, but in the midst of the worst season of his career and without many answers, will be caught up in the development. Shesterkin allowed four goals on 19 shots in his last […]

Igor Shesterkin finally delivered Rangers start they needed

The Rangers have probably asked too much from goaltenders Igor Shesterkin and Jonathan Quick over the past six weeks, when the club has been mired in mediocrity. But at the same time, Shesterkin and Quick aren't doing enough. Granted, they have faced too many Grade A chances over the past six weeks, when the club […]

Rangers’ Igor Shesterkin dishes on All-Star nod

MONTREAL — Igor Shesterkin will represent the Rangers at All-Star Weekend in February, but even the Russian netminder knows he probably wasn't the NHL's first choice. “It's a great honor,” Shesterkin said before Jonathan Quick scored a goal and the Rangers lost 4-3 in a penalty shootout against the Canadiens at the Bell Center on […]

Igor Shesterkin backstops Rangers’ revenge win over Maple Leafs

20.2s044.rangersgamer.xml TORONTO — This was a much different game than the Maple Leafs we saw in New York just a week ago, and the Rangers team was also much different. Instead of open ice, free lanes, and an easy first period, the Maple Leafs faced intense puck battles and little room to cooperate during the […]


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