The Rangers are still not playing their best hockey yet heading into the second half

The Rangers’ 60 minutes in shutting out the Golden Knights 4-1 well in the park Friday night was a microcosm of the now-completed pre-All-Star portion of the season. Because, other than being recognized for the necessary star work by Garou Hallak at the network, the Rangers haven’t been all that impressive. They made a lot … Read more

The Rangers pull away to win against the Vegas Golden Knights at Garden

The last time the Rangers led by one goal before the third period, Wednesday in Toronto, they gave up the tying goal with just over four minutes left and eventually lost in overtime. On Friday, after taking a goal early in the third period at Madison Square Garden, the Rangers built their lead and eventually … Read more

Winter Wildlife Wonders | News, sports, jobs

Photos by Gary Brandenburg – A winter wonderland of frosty tree limbs helped add beauty to the landscape last week. Freezing mist/fog allowed moisture to build up on the trees in an amazing way. The opportunity to make new photographs was the theatre. All the photographer had to do was find a willing subject or … Read more

James Dolan praises Rangers’ Stanley Cup chances: ‘Really cook’

Somewhere between addressing Madison Square Garden’s controversial use of facial recognition software, which somehow turned into a threat to ban drinking at the facility, Rangers owner James Dolan has offered some high praise for his hockey team. “The Rangers really cook,” he said on Fox 5’s “Good Day New York” Thursday while wearing a scarf … Read more

Before the game: Jose Mourinho wants to return to Chelsea

Jose Mourinho is eager to return to England next season amid frustration over a lack of financial support from Roma. The ideal scenario would be an extraordinary third spell at Chelsea and his representatives have announced he would be interested in any vacancy at Stamford Bridge, but the club has made it clear it intends … Read more

The Jets have long-range options if the top QB targets don’t work out

The Jets are in the market for a quarterback… again. This is the third and final installment in a series that explores their choices this season. Part three looks at some of the less likely options. The Jets are expected to be swinging for the fences in their pursuit of the new quarterback, but if … Read more

Rangers shoot more but Gerard Gallant says there is room for improvement

The words were said by Vitaly Kravtsov of Rangers, but frankly, they could have come from any player, at any time, who was playing reasonably well, but didn’t score. “I don’t worry about goals or points,” Kravtsov told The Post two weeks ago when he was in the midst of a race for the second … Read more

Bills addressing pig theft, funding for rural mental health advances in the House of Representatives on Friday

Utah lawmakers on Friday approved funding for two additional mental health crisis response teams for Cache County and Winta Basin. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — House lawmakers wrapped up the second week of the ongoing legislative session by approving funding for mental health crisis reception centers … Read more

Victoria Azarenka has asked to remove her shirt before the Australian Open semi-finals

Victoria Azarenka was ordered to take off a shirt she was wearing in a bizarre scene ahead of her Australian Open semi-final loss on Thursday night. After a thrilling first set, reigning Wimbledon champion Elena Rybakina clinched the tiebreaker and won the match 7-6, 6-3. Before the match, Azarenka walked into the Rod Laver Arena … Read more

James Dolan threatens to stop selling alcohol at Rangers game

Rangers fans may find themselves without any alcohol for the next game. Owner James Dolan threatens to choose a night at the park, possibly a Rangers game, to shut down liquor sales in response to the New York State Liquor Authority investigating Dolan over his facial recognition technology that has led to attorneys suing him … Read more