Katie Strang covers the Rangers, Islanders and Devils for ESPNNewYork.com. She is a graduate of Michigan State University and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.
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Brad Richards put memories of last year's embarrassment behind him.
Could the Rangers really trade captain Ryan Callahan?
Delay, deficit and Devs didn't stop the Rangers at Yankee Stadium.
Heading into the Stadium Series, the Rangers' identity is taking shape.
Henrik Lundqvist got the better of Jimmy Howard in an epic goaltending duel.
Rangers' Ryan McDonagh commands respect on the ice by example.
So, the Rangers paid Lundqvist a king's ransom. Was there really any choice?
Chris Kreider beat his ex-coach with a hat trick, but was gracious in victory.
Class of 2013 Hall of Famer Brendan Shanahan fought for his success.
Rangers center Derick Brassard appears poised to build on last season's success.
Alain Vigneault's training camp focuses on one thing: A Blueshirt Stanley Cup.
Subpar season and an abrasive style gave Torts a short Rangers shelf life.
The Rangers are finally resembling the team we expected them to be.
Rick Nash recorded a goal and an assist to help the Rangers snap their streak.
No love from pundits? The Devils will laugh all the way to the playoffs.
Marian Gaborik's hat trick led the Blueshirts to their first win this season.
The lengthy work stoppage did not temper John Tortorella's expectations.
Nash, far from midseason form, shows Rangers a glimpse of what to expect.
All eyes will be on the two-time 40-goal scorer as he takes ice for the Blueshirts.
The Isles' move to Brooklyn is a coup for the team, its owner and its fans.
As the free-agency period approaches, all three hockey locals are gearing up.
Steve Bernier's Game 6 hit will reverberate through Devils history.
Zilch for Zach? Parise put an end to questions about his goal drought.
Despite an 0-2 hole, Martin Brodeur & Co. still plan to make this a series.
L.A.'s Willie Mitchell was a spare player when the Devils won the Cup in 2000.
Martin Brodeur made big saves in the third period, but guessed wrong in OT.
The Rangers are forced to face facts this summer. Mainly, their lack of goals.
The Rangers' 2011-12 report card shows that there's a lot to proud of.
Rookie Henrique was Adam on the spot again, sending Devils to the Cup finals.
Game 5 loss to Devils could be a sign that the Rangers are running out of magic.
Now that they've found a way to rattle the Rangers, the Devils plan to keep it up.
Prudential Center is Brodeur's house, but Henrik Lundqvist was King of The Rock.
The Devils are relying on rookie Adam Henrique in big-game situations.
Another series, another Game 2, another Rangers chance squandered.
Henrik Lundqvist's shutout led the Rangers to a Game 1 win over the Devils.
Rangers and Devils will pull no punches in this series -- and that's just the fans.
Rangers use grit, guts and goalie to win another Game 7 and reach East finals.
The Rangers once again handed the momentum back to the Caps in Game 6.
Marc Staal is returning to form as one of the league's elite defensemen.
The Rangers were steamed following their critical Game 4 loss to the Capitals.
The Rangers topped the Capitals in Game 3's classic with a total team effort.
Rookie Chris Kreider is paying early dividends for the New York Rangers.
Rangers rookie Chris Kreider did it again for the Blueshirts. This time vs. the Caps.
The Rangers need these five things to avoid another playoff loss to Caps.
Fresh from Boston College, rookie Chris Kreider dazzled again in Game 7.
Brandon Prust knuckled up with Chris Neil, and the Rangers followed suit.
With a loss on Monday night, top-seeded Rangers' big hopes go down the drain.
The Rangers' playoff OT woes continued in their 3-2 loss in Ottawa.
Brian Boyle has become a hero to Rangers fans and a villain in Ottawa.
Rangers, Senators know that Game 2 nastiness was just the beginning.
John Tortorella sensed a shift in Game 1. So he did something about it.
Don't go to sleep on this Rangers-Sens series. It's going to be a great one.
The Rangers clinched the top spot in the East, but they aren't done yet.
The Rangers have sparked a power play that threatened to undercut them.
The players were not the only ones to battle in the Rangers' win over the Devils.
The Rangers are still in first place in the East, but they may not be the best team.
Area NHL players are partnering to promote tolerance and acceptance.
The Rangers seem to be teetering dangerously close to losing their way.
The Rangers got a good glimpse of what trade target Rick Nash can offer them.
An awful start doomed the Rangers and backup goalie Martin Biron.
Henrik Lundqvist continues to play at a high level for the New York Rangers.
Brandon Prust may not score much, but he's the heart of the first-place Rangers.
Brad Richards ended his scoreless slump with the game-winner for the Rangers.
Martin Brodeur's shutout of the Rangers helped the Devils silence their critics.
The Devils proved they could play with the league's elite.
First-place Rangers head into the break determined to improve.
Rangers earn tough, physical win over Bruins in Boston.
The Rangers are in line for some high marks as they hit the halfway point.
With the Winter Classic behind them, the Rangers are ready for the grind.
Marc Staal's long journey back to the ice culminates at the Winter Classic.
Jeff Woywitka, not Brad Richards, was the most notable ex-Star on Tuesday.
Brad Richards looks forward to seeing his ex-teammates. Then he aims to beat 'em.
Former undrafted free agent Dan Girardi is now key to the Blueshirts' defense.
With a win over the Pens, the Blueshirts are showing they can beat the best.
Brandon Prust added some punch to the Rangers-Flyers rivalry in Saturday's win.
PA Parenteau & Co. know the burden's on them to turn the Isles' season around.
"That's why we signed him," Henrik Lundqvist said Tuesday of Brad Richards.
How happy were the Rangers to have a homestand? The answer is in their record.
John Tavares showed glimpses of his stardom in the Islanders win.
For Blueshirts goalie Henrik Lundqvist, Rangers-Islanders rivalry never gets old.
The Rangers will be faced with a travel-intensive schedule to start the season.