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  1. Jason Akeson's 'short memory' pays off

    Katie Strang

    NEW YORK -- Philadelphia Flyers rookie Jason Akeson has the sort of skill, spunk and confidence that can make him a dangerous player in the playoffs, even with his utter lack of experience. He possesses another important attribute, one that has al...

    Blog | April 20, 2014
  2. NHL -- Nathan MacKinnon has quickly become a pro

    Katie Strang

    Training with Sidney Crosby is just one of the things that has made 18-year-old Nathan MacKinnon's transition to the NHL a smooth one, writes Katie Strang.

    Story | Conversation | January 16, 2014
  3. Devils send Larsson to Albany

    Katie Strang

    The Devils have sent defenseman Adam Larsson down to their AHL affiliate, the Albany Devils, in advance of Thursday night's game against the Dallas Stars. The team announced the transaction Thursday afternoon. Meanwhile, it appears rookie defen...

    Blog | January 09, 2014
  4. Vigneault on Murphy hit: 'Very, very dangerous'

    Katie Strang

    NEW YORK -- Rangers coach Alain Vigneault made it clear after his team's 5-1 win over the Hurricanes on Saturday night that he did not like Ryan Murphy's second-period hit on Derek Dorsett. The rookie defenseman appeared to undercut Dorsett, upend...

    Blog | November 02, 2013
  5. Rapid Reaction: Bruins 3, Rangers 1

    Katie Strang

    What it means: Depth was the difference Saturday night, and the Bruins outmatched the Rangers in a 3-1 Game 5 victory at TD Garden that sent New York home for the summer. A rookie defenseman and an effective fourth line enabled the Bruins to secure a...

    Blog | May 25, 2013
  6. NHL -- New York Minute: with Florida Panthers rookie sensation Jo...

    Katie Strang

    Panthers rookie Jonathan Huberdeau tells ESPNNewYork.com's Katie Strang about his rookie season, the Calder Trophy race and whom he picked to win it all in the NCAA tourney in this week's installment of the New York Minute.

    Story | Conversation | March 26, 2013
  7. Miller makes strong case in MSG debut

    Katie Strang

    Think J.T. Miller is hell-bent on sticking around? The 19-year-old rookie made a strong case for himself Thursday with a tremendous game in his Madison Square Garden debut, igniting the crowd with a goal on his first shift and notching a second i...

    Blog | February 07, 2013
  8. Rapid Reaction: Rangers 4, Islanders 1

    Katie Strang

    New York Rangers prospect J.T. Miller was a crowd-pleaser in his stunning Madison Square Garden debut. The 19-year-old rookie tallied twice in the Rangers' 4-1 win over the New York Islanders. Miller's breakout performance helped the Blueshirts pass ...

    Blog | February 07, 2013
  9. Matteau to stick around Jersey, it seems

    Katie Strang

    Devils 2012 first-round draft pick Stefan Matteau will play Thursday for the Devils, in place of an injured Dainius Zubrus. Zubrus is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Why is this significant? Rookies like Matteau can play five games at the...

    Blog | February 07, 2013
  10. W2W4: Rangers at Devils

    Katie Strang

    At a glance: The Rangers and Devils meet for the first time since a thrilling Eastern Conference finals series in which New Jersey knocked off its Atlantic Division foe on rookie Adam Henrique's overtime goal to advance to the Stanley Cup finals. In ...

    Blog | February 05, 2013
  11. Kreider scratched vs. Philly

    Katie Strang

    Not shocking news by any means considering John Tortorella's ominous comments following Wednesday's game, but rookie Chris Kreider will be a healthy scratch Thursday against the Flyers. The 21-year-old winger sits out after struggling considerably...

    Blog | January 24, 2013
  12. 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs -- Adam Henrique sends New Jersey Devil...

    Katie Strang

    Rookie Henrique was Adam on the spot again, sending Devils to the Cup finals.

    Story | Conversation | May 25, 2012
  13. 2012 Stanley Cup playoffs -- New Jersey Devils' Adam Henrique com...

    Katie Strang

    The Devils are relying on rookie Adam Henrique in big-game situations.

    Story | Conversation | May 18, 2012
  14. Kreider eager after promotion to 2nd line

    Katie Strang

    With the Rangers' offense in dire need of a spark heading into Saturday's Game 7 against the Capitals, the team appears ready to give talented rookie Chris Kreider another shot. After spending two games on the team's fourth line -- a demotion born...

    Blog | May 11, 2012
  15. Big month for Caps netminder Holtby

    Katie Strang

    To say Caps goaltender Braden Holtby has experienced a lot in the past month would be an understatement. Thrust into the starting job with injuries to Washington's top two netminders, Tomas Vokoun and Michal Neuvirth, the 22-year-old rookie led th...

    Blog | May 11, 2012
  16. Making changes: Kreider with Stepan, Callahan

    Katie Strang

    After spending the past two games on the fourth line -- a demotion reflective of his miscues in Game 4 --rookie Chris Kreider has found his way back to the team's second line, apparently. The 21-year-old winger practiced on a line with center Der...

    Blog | May 11, 2012