Author Archive for Different Matt
Different Matt is our cunning Cornell grad/rugby player. "Diff" joined us just after the switch from being "Mets only" to an all-sports stop. He's a Yankee fan; thus he was "different." Aside from the Yanks, he's a diehard NY Giants, NY Rangers and NY Knicks fan. He also likes long walks on the beach and cappuccinos and nearly died in Las Vegas.
New York, NY – What a week for the Rangers! They had to win three straight games to squeeze past the Caps. They cleared the final hurdle Wednesday night on Derek Stepan’s overtime winner. The goal sent the Garden and the city into raptures and the Rangers into the Eastern Conference Final for a meeting […]
MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NY – After going almost a full week without playing, the Rangers came out rusty in the series opener against the Capitals. It was an ugly affair at the Garden last night for the Blueshirts. They could have lost that game by three or four goals. On the other hand, they could […]
GOTHAM, USA – It’s the best time of year for a hockey addict like myself. (And it’s pretty good right now for Mutts fans). Indeed, Gotham is humming as both the New York hockey teams took command and The Dark Knight returned to clean up The Mess. The NHL playoffs kicked off with the Islanders […]
MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NY – The New York Rangers clinched a playoff berth last week and last night wrapped up the Metropolitan Division with a win against the Angry Ward’s Minnesota Wild. With five games left, the Blueshirts still have a shot at catching the Ducks for top spot in the league. The Los Angles […]
MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NY – The New York Rangers are playing some great hockey right now. They currently sit atop the Metropolitan Division on 95 points, five points ahead of the Fishsticks with three games in hand. And seven points ahead of Sidney & The ice Birdies with two fewer games played. In the absence […]
MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NY – It was a busy run-in to the trade deadline for the New York Rangers. Cigar-chomping GM Glen Sather and company were wheeling and dealing to strengthen the Blueshirts for a deep playoff push. The mayhem started with news that the snow-soaked New Yorkers had acquired defenseman Keith Yandle from the […]