RANGERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RANGERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NHL playoffs: St. Louis beat Chicago in triple overtime http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57835136-77/game-overtime-beat-scored.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57835136-77/game-overtime-beat-scored.html.csp">NHL playoffs: St. Louis beat Chicago in triple overtime</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T23:13:55.114-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 11:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Louis • Alexander Steen scored at 26 seconds of the third overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 4-3 victory over the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series on Thursday night. Steen beat Corey Crawford off a pair of short passes from Steve Ott and David Backes to cap the longest overtime game in franchise history. “It’s big. We want to start this series off on a good note,” Steen said. “Especially at home in front of our fans.” Ryan Mi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578351362014-04-17T23:13:55.114-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-17T23:13:55.114-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57835136@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 23:13:55 MDT NHL: Coyotes’ playoff hopes dwindle with loss to Predators http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57804877-77/phoenix-coyotes-nashville-dallas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57804877-77/phoenix-coyotes-nashville-dallas.html.csp">NHL: Coyotes’ playoff hopes dwindle with loss to Predators</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T19:07:58.692-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 07:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nashville, Tenn. • Pekka Rinne made 29 saves to lead the Nashville Predators to a 2-0 win over Phoenix on Thursday night, damaging the Coyotes’ playoff hopes. Craig Smith and Patric Hornqvist scored for Nashville, which has won four of its last five. The loss hurt Phoenix’s quest for the Western Conference’s eighth and final playoff spot. The Coyotes entered the day two points behind the Dallas Stars in the wild card race. Both teams have two games remaining, including Sunday’s season finale whe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578048772014-04-11T19:07:58.692-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T19:07:58.692-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57804877@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:07:58 MDT West teams chase low-budget A’s http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57741843-77/west-oakland-manager-fielder.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57741843-77/west-oakland-manager-fielder.html.csp">West teams chase low-budget A’s</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Janie McCauley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T23:45:02.366-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 11:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The big-spending AL West also-rans of recent years once more find themselves chasing those overachieving, low-budget Oakland Athletics. Yet Bob Melvin’s A’s hardly consider themselves the favorite to win a third straight West crown, not in one of baseball’s best divisions that appears to have gotten even better this offseason. “Obviously they won the last two years, so they’re the team to chase,” Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre said. “There are probably teams that probably don’t take them se...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577418432014-03-29T23:45:02.366-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-29T23:45:02.366-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57741843@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:45:02 MDT NHL capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57738402-77/scored-games-flyers-goal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57738402-77/scored-games-flyers-goal.html.csp">NHL capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T17:29:39.649-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 05:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">RANGERS 3, FLYERS 1 NEW YORK • Henrik Lundqvist stopped 30 shots and came within 1:53 of his second shutout in three games, and the New York Rangers stretched their season-best winning streak to five games with a 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night. The second-place Rangers moved three points ahead of third-place Philadelphia in the Metropolitan Division race by winning what could be a playoff preview. New York has eight games remaining, and the Flyers have 10 left. Derek...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577384022014-03-28T17:29:39.649-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-28T17:29:39.649-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57738402@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 17:29:39 MDT Park rangers recover BASE jumper’s body at Zion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57728553-78/park-base-body-leary.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57728553-78/park-base-body-leary.html.csp">Park rangers recover BASE jumper’s body at Zion</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T19:27:37.501-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 07:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Search and rescue crews on Tuesday morning recovered the body of a renowned BASE jumper who may have plunged to his death southern Utah’s Zion National Park as long as a week and a half ago. Park spokeswoman Aly Baltrus confirmed that the body of Sean Leary, 38, of California, was recovered by 11 a.m. after a nearly five-hour effort in which rangers climbed down to the remains 300 feet below West Temple peak of the park’s southern area. Beginning at 7:30 a.m., a National Park Service helicopter...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57728553@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 19:27:37 MDT NHL capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57728132-77/scored-goal-period-third.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57728132-77/scored-goal-period-third.html.csp">NHL capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T23:30:25.483-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 11:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">CANADIENS 2, BRUINS 1 BOSTON • Alex Galchenyuk scored the only shootout goal, and the Montreal Canadiens stopped the Boston Bruins’ 12-game winning streak with a 2-1 victory Monday night. The Bruins fell one game short of their longest winning streak since 1970-71 and two shy of the club record set in 1929-30. But their one point from the shootout loss moved them ahead of Western Conference-leading St. Louis for the most in the NHL with 104. Boston tied it at 1 with just two seconds left on its ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577281322014-03-25T23:30:25.483-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-25T23:30:25.483-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Lundqvist tied the mark of 301 wins with the Rangers, set by Stanley Cup-winner Mike Richter. Lundqvist will have a chance to break the record Sunday at home against San Jose. Chris Kreider also scored for New York (36-28-4). The Rangers went 1-2 on a three-game trip, bou...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57683958@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 18:17:31 MDT NHL capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57670563-77/scored-goal-game-period.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57670563-77/scored-goal-game-period.html.csp">NHL capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-13T16:48:35.859-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 04:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">STARS 3, BLUES 2 ST. LOUIS • Jamie Benn scored 3:42 into overtime on Tuesday, giving the Dallas Stars a 3-2 victory over the St. Louis Blues one night after teammate Rich Peverley collapsed on the bench. Defensemen Alex Pietrangelo and Roman Polak ended lengthy goal droughts for the Blues, who lost for the first time in five games with new goalie Ryan Miller. Colton Sceviour scored a power-play goal for Dallas in the first period. Sceviour and Chris Mueller were promoted after Peverley was sidel...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576705632014-03-13T16:48:35.859-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-13T16:48:35.859-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Lundqvist made 30 saves in shutting out the Red Wings for the second time this season, as New York completed a three-game season-series sweep of its Original Six rival. The Swedish goalie is one win shy of tying Mike Richter’s franchise record of 301. He caught Rangers great Ed Giacomin for the club mark in shutouts. Lu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576597942014-03-10T23:25:27.894-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-10T23:25:27.894-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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The reigning NHL scoring leader got his wish — hours before the league’s trade deadline — in one of 20 trades that involved 38 players Wednesday. Tampa Bay dealt its unhappy captain to the New York Rangers for their rugged captain, Ryan Callahan. “Are we better? I don’t know,” Yzerman acknowledged at a news conference. “We’re different.” St. Louis, who ranks among league lea...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576389542014-03-07T16:16:58.469-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-07T16:16:58.469-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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The first test came at 3:06 p.m. EST in Fort Myers, Fla., after first base umpire Fieldin Culbreth ruled Toronto shortstop Munenori Kawasaki’s throw pulled Jared Goedert off the bag in the sixth inning. “I’m not too sure that you’re not right here,” Culbreth said Blue Jays manager John Gibbons to...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576278872014-03-03T21:37:18.685-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-03T21:37:18.685-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57627887@www.sltrib.com Mon, 03 Mar 2014 21:37:18 MDT