Rangers’ winning streak ends at 10 with loss to Blue Jackets

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Franchise history will have to be made differently for this Rangers team. The Blueshirts’ record-tying 10-game winning streak came to an end on Sunday night as the club suffered its first loss of the month, 4-2, at the hands of the Blue Jackets in front of a sold-out house. A crowd of […]

Rangers have chance to match team’s longest-ever winning streak

It’s been more than 50 years since the Rangers last won 10 games in a row, but the in-form Blueshirts will have a chance to equal that franchise record Saturday afternoon in Philadelphia. Several factors have contributed to the team’s recent meteoric rise, with Peter Laviolette’s first-place team losing 5-2 at home to Las Vegas […]

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 […]

Islanders looking to build consistency — and their win streak

Just how bad things were for the Islanders before coach Lou Lamoriello pulled the trigger on the coaching change comes with the realization that Thursday’s win over the Lightning was their first back-to-back wins since Dec. 13. be. That’s nearly two months, during which season-long instability swirled around the Isles and nearly derailed the year. […]

Legendary Groundskeeper George Toma’s Super Bowl Streak Comes to an End at 57

George Thoma has been the groundskeeper for every Super Bowl, but that streak will come to an end this year. Thomas officially announced that his Super Bowl streak will end at 57 in an interview with KCUR in Kansas City. January 31, 1993: NFL groundskeeper George Thoma touches up on the green during the Super […]

Rangers credit tighter defense as key to three-game win streak

In Vincent Trocheck’s eyes, most games between two competing teams at this point in the season have a similar flow to the playoffs. When the Rangers defeated the Lightning on Wednesday night, head coach Peter Laviolette noticed that. Trocheck agreed. There weren’t many scoring opportunities or goals, and there weren’t many ways to break through […]

Oilers fall to Golden Knights as 16-game win streak is snapped

LAS VEGAS — Chandler Stephenson scored the go-ahead goal, Addin Hill stopped 30 shots and the Las Vegas Golden Knights ended the Edmonton Oilers’ winning streak at 16 with a 3-1 victory Tuesday night. Edmonton was looking to tie the NHL’s longest winning streak with the Pittsburgh Penguins in 1992-93. Instead, with the game tied […]

Knicks’ impressive streak against teams below .500 set to be tested

The Knicks’ nine-game winning streak has ended, but they still have a winning streak left, and their winning streak will be on the line in their next matchup. Against a team currently on a losing streak (including Tuesday’s game against the Grizzlies at the Garden), Tom Thibodeau’s team has won 11 straight and has an […]

Knicks fall to Lakers, LeBron as nine-game win streak snapped

On Saturday night, LeBron James and the Lakers made their only visit of the season, and stars were shining everywhere you looked, both on Celebrity Row and on the court. But mostly, the capacity crowd once again came to watch and cheer on the hottest teams in the NBA and New York sports. Jalen Brunson, […]

Rangers no match for Golden Knights as winning streak ends

LAS VEGAS — The Rangers had a serious relapse Thursday night. The two-game losing streak of the season felt like a distant memory as the Blueshirts were upset by the reigning Stanley Cup champion Golden Knights and lost 5-1, losing competitively in just five minutes. Both teams have slipped through the midway point of the […]


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