RANGERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RANGERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Zion National Park rangers on lookout for holiday DUIs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58132383-78/zion-driving-national-park.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58132383-78/zion-driving-national-park.html.csp">Zion National Park rangers on lookout for holiday DUIs</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="2014-06-30T15:58:22.313-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 03:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you plan on driving to Zion National Park during the Independence Day weekend, don’t do it tipsy — rangers will be looking for you. Acting Zion Superintendent Cindy Purcell warned Monday that southern Utah’s popular scenic and recreation destination will be expanding its DUI checkpoints and increasing patrols on roads within the park’s boundaries during the holiday period. “Rangers in the national parks have two essential missions,” she said. “One is to preserve and protect natural and cultur...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58132383@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:58:22 MDT Stanley Cup finals: L.A. Kings win title on Martinez’s 2OT goal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58067483-77/kings-game-goal-rangers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58067483-77/kings-game-goal-rangers.html.csp">Stanley Cup finals: L.A. Kings win title on Martinez’s 2OT goal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GREG BEACHAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-13T23:14:48.416-06:00">Updated Jun 13, 2014 11:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Alec Martinez scored 14:43 into the second overtime, and the Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup for the second time in three years with a 3-2 victory over the New York Rangers in Game 5 on Friday night. Marian Gaborik scored a tying power-play goal with 12:04 left in regulation for the resilient Kings, who rallied from yet another deficit before finishing off the Rangers in the longest game in franchise history. Jonathan Quick made 28 saves and Conn Smythe Trophy winner Justin ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580674832014-06-13T23:14:48.416-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-13T23:14:48.416-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Yet the Kings’ memories of that night in June 2012 weren’t a popular subject Thursday as they prepared for the chance to finish another draining, two-month postseason with one big party. “It doesn’t matter where you win the fourth,” Jarret S...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580626052014-06-12T23:25:01.635-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-12T23:25:01.635-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58062605@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 23:25:01 MDT Rangers beat Kings 2-1, stay alive in Cup finals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58060569-77/rangers-kings-lundqvist-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58060569-77/rangers-kings-lundqvist-game.html.csp">Rangers beat Kings 2-1, stay alive in Cup finals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SIMMI BUTTAR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T23:24:37.442-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 11:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Henrik Lundqvist and some soft ice in front of his net kept the New York Rangers in the Stanley Cup finals. Lundqvist made 40 saves in the Rangers’ 2-1 victory in Game 4 that kept the Los Angeles Kings from a sweep on Wednesday night. Twice Los Angeles put the puck on the goal line without getting it all the way across. The last came with 1:11 left in the game when Rangers forward Derek Stepan pushed the puck out of danger after it got behind Lundqvist. “It’s probably the product of m...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580605692014-06-12T23:24:37.442-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-12T23:24:37.442-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58060569@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 23:24:37 MDT NHL: Rangers down Kings 2-1 to stay alive http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58058418-77/rangers-kings-york-angeles.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58058418-77/rangers-kings-york-angeles.html.csp">NHL: Rangers down Kings 2-1 to stay alive</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By IRA PODELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-11T23:19:02.267-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 11:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The champagne the Los Angeles Kings had ready for a coronation stayed in boxes. The New York Rangers suddenly have some life in the Stanley Cup finals. Henrik Lundqvist made 40 saves and had the Madison Square Garden crowd chanting his name in the Rangers’ 2-1 victory in Game 4 that kept the Los Angeles Kings from sweeping them on Wednesday night. Benoit Pouliot and Martin St. Louis each scored for the Rangers, who kept the Kings at bay. Los Angeles leads the series 3-1 and will get i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580584182014-06-11T23:19:02.267-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-11T23:19:02.267-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58058418@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 23:19:02 MDT NHL finals: Stanley sweep? Rangers regrouping after 0-3 start http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58052942-77/rangers-york-game-kings.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58052942-77/rangers-york-game-kings.html.csp">NHL finals: Stanley sweep? Rangers regrouping after 0-3 start</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By IRA PODELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-11T08:26:10.048-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 08:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The gravity of the situation was etched on the face of New York Rangers coach Alain Vigneault. One more loss Wednesday night to the Los Angeles Kings and his squad gets the distinction of being swept in the Stanley Cup finals. No team has been swept in the finals since Detroit did it to Washington in 1998, completing a run of four straight Stanley Cup sweeps. So while the Kings are trying to close out the series, New York’s focus is strictly on moving past disappointment and getting ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580529422014-06-11T08:26:10.048-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-11T08:26:10.048-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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The All-Star goalie had his best game of the finals by far, making 32 saves to put the Kings on the cusp of another coronation with a 3-0 victory over New York in Game 3 on Monday night. Los Angeles escaped with two overtime wins at home and then took complete command inside Madison Square Garden to take a 3-0 series edge. The Kings are a win away from winning their second Stanley...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580483432014-06-09T21:54:39.92-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-09T21:54:39.92-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58048343@www.sltrib.com Mon, 09 Jun 2014 21:54:39 MDT Stanley Cup Finals: Reeling Rangers return home in 2-0 hole http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58043634-77/york-rangers-game-angeles.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58043634-77/york-rangers-game-angeles.html.csp">Stanley Cup Finals: Reeling Rangers return home in 2-0 hole</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By IRA PODELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-08T22:19:36.653-06:00">Updated Jun 8, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The New York Rangers know they will have the raucous Madison Square Garden crowd on their side in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup finals. The whistle and the bounces? That is a whole other story. When the Rangers analyze their two overtime losses to the Kings in Los Angeles, they likely will be happy about much of them — other than the result, of course. New York hasn’t trailed for one second in the nine regulation periods played in the championship round, yet the Rangers return home in an ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580436342014-06-08T22:19:36.653-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-08T22:19:36.653-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58043634@www.sltrib.com Sun, 08 Jun 2014 22:19:36 MDT NHL: L.A. Kings outlast Rangers 5-4 in double OT http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58041576-77/kings-game-york-angeles.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58041576-77/kings-game-york-angeles.html.csp">NHL: L.A. Kings outlast Rangers 5-4 in double OT</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GREG BEACHAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-07T23:36:45.37-06:00">Updated Jun 7, 2014 11:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Captain Dustin Brown redirected Willie Mitchell’s shot 10:26 into the second overtime, and the Los Angeles Kings outlasted the New York Rangers 5-4 Saturday night to take a 2-0 lead in the Stanley Cup finals. Marian Gaborik tied it with 12:24 left in regulation for the Kings, who rallied from another two-goal deficit in their latest exhibition of clutch comeback hockey. In their third straight overtime game, they traded scoring chances with New York before Mitchell teed up a long s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580415762014-06-07T23:36:45.37-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-07T23:36:45.37-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58041576@www.sltrib.com Sat, 07 Jun 2014 23:36:45 MDT NHL Finals: Doughty making his mark with Kings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58037911-77/doughty-kings-angeles-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58037911-77/doughty-kings-angeles-game.html.csp">NHL Finals: Doughty making his mark with Kings</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Greg Beacham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-06T23:46:55.285-06:00">Updated Jun 6, 2014 11:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">El Segundo, Calif. • When Drew Doughty joined the Los Angeles Kings, he could walk around town unnoticed. Almost nobody at the supermarket or on Manhattan Beach realized this slightly pudgy teenager was the No. 2 overall pick in the NHL draft, bound for hockey stardom. After six dynamite seasons with the Kings, including a Stanley Cup title and two Olympic gold medals, the perk of anonymity is all but gone for the defenseman who has led the Kings toward another championship this spring. “It’s ch...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580379112014-06-06T23:46:55.285-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-06T23:46:55.285-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58037911@www.sltrib.com Fri, 06 Jun 2014 23:46:55 MDT NHL: Kings earned Rangers’ respect in Game 1 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58034210-77/kings-rangers-game-angeles.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58034210-77/kings-rangers-game-angeles.html.csp">NHL: Kings earned Rangers’ respect in Game 1</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GREG BEACHAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T23:28:02.205-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Santa Monica, Calif. • Alain Vigneault reviewed only portions of the video from the New York Rangers’ Stanley Cup finals opener before he sat down at their oceanside hotel to explain how it got away. The coach had already formed a few impressions, and they made him even more wary of the Los Angeles Kings. “They’re one of the best teams I’ve seen in a long time,” Vigneault said Thursday. “Areas to exploit, they don’t jump out at you. We’re going to have to be better than we were.” The Rangers rea...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580342102014-06-05T23:28:02.205-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-05T23:28:02.205-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58034210@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 23:28:02 MDT Stanley Cup: Los Angeles Kings 3, New York Rangers 2, in OT http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58029852-77/kings-goal-angeles-los.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58029852-77/kings-goal-angeles-los.html.csp">Stanley Cup: Los Angeles Kings 3, New York Rangers 2, in OT</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GREG BEACHAM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-04T23:15:04.712-06:00">Updated Jun 4, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Justin Williams scored 4:36 into overtime after a turnover by Dan Girardi, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the New York Rangers 3-2 on Wednesday night in the Stanley Cup finals opener. Williams was left alone in the slot after Girardi’s pass from his knees went straight to Mike Richards. Williams put his eighth goal of the postseason past Henrik Lundqvist, who made 40 saves and nearly stole an early win for the Rangers. Jonathan Quick made 25 saves for the Kings, who moved one victo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580298522014-06-04T23:15:04.712-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-04T23:15:04.712-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58029852@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Jun 2014 23:15:04 MDT Stanley Cup Finals: L.A. Kings’ Doughty loses anonymity, not passion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58030177-77/doughty-kings-cup-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58030177-77/doughty-kings-cup-game.html.csp">Stanley Cup Finals: L.A. Kings’ Doughty loses anonymity, not passion</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANDREW KNOLL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-04T23:10:33.742-06:00">Updated Jun 4, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Not many players with two Olympic gold medals and a Stanley Cup find themselves overlooked or misunderstood. But such has been the plight of Los Angeles Kings defenseman Drew Doughty. Doughty, 24, leads all defensemen in points in the NHL playoffs after Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on Wednesday night against the New York Rangers. He has also played more minutes than any other player; the four skaters ahead of him in average time on ice were eliminated by the end of the second ro...</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> 58030177@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Jun 2014 23:10:33 MDT NHL: Well-tested Rangers, Kings to play for Stanley Cup http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58019806-77/finals-kings-rangers-cup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58019806-77/finals-kings-rangers-cup.html.csp">NHL: Well-tested Rangers, Kings to play for Stanley Cup</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ira podell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-02T22:09:37.511-06:00">Updated Jun 2, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Greenburgh, N.Y. • Henrik Lundqvist had his game-day face on at practice. He still smiled and answered all the questions thrown at him Monday about the Los Angeles Kings — the New York Rangers’ long-awaited opponent in the Stanley Cup finals. “Exciting. Long flight,” the star goalie said Monday before he and his teammates headed to California for New York’s first appearance in the finals since winning the title in 1994. “East Coast-West Coast. I’ll look forward to this matchup.” If there wasn’t ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580198062014-06-02T22:09:37.511-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-02T22:09:37.511-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58019806@www.sltrib.com Mon, 02 Jun 2014 22:09:37 MDT NHL: Rangers’ St. Louis, Moore persevere http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58012725-77/moore-louis-rangers-york.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58012725-77/moore-louis-rangers-york.html.csp">NHL: Rangers’ St. Louis, Moore persevere</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By IRA PODELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-31T21:40:01.883-06:00">Updated May 31, 2014 09:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Mourning and heartbreak have accompanied Martin St. Louis and Dominic Moore during the New York Rangers’ run to the Stanley Cup finals. The unexpected death of St. Louis’ mother during these playoffs kept him away from hockey for one day. Moore was out of the NHL for 1 ½ years after his wife contracted a rare and ultimately fatal illness. Now they are finding solace on the ice and in the close-knit New York dressing room. The veteran forwards have provided key goals that have fueled...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580127252014-05-31T21:40:01.883-06:00" id="#license-2014-05-31T21:40:01.883-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58012725@www.sltrib.com Sat, 31 May 2014 21:40:01 MDT NHL Playoffs: Rangers knock out Habs in 6, reach Cup finals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58005198-77/lundqvist-rangers-finals-montreal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58005198-77/lundqvist-rangers-finals-montreal.html.csp">NHL Playoffs: Rangers knock out Habs in 6, reach Cup finals</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ira Podell </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-29T23:13:57.667-06:00">Updated May 29, 2014 11:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Dominic Moore scored in the second period, Henrik Lundqvist bounced back from his worst performance in the playoffs and the New York Rangers beat the Montreal Canadiens 1-0 on Thursday night to advance to the Stanley Cup finals. The Rangers are in the championship round for the first time since winning it all in 1994. Lundqvist and the Rangers shook off a 7-4 road loss Tuesday night and took out the Canadiens on home ice. Lundqvist needed to make only 18 saves in his team-record tyin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580051982014-05-29T23:13:57.667-06:00" id="#license-2014-05-29T23:13:57.667-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58005198@www.sltrib.com Thu, 29 May 2014 23:13:57 MDT