• Rangers and Devils take practice spins at Yankee Stadium in advance of outdoor game

    Summary of 15 articles · Updated Jan 27, 2014
    Sunday’s Yankee Stadium outdoor hockey game was set to a much different background than the NHL outdoor game from the night before. The Devils took care of that in the first. - Rick Nash scored for the fifth straight game, and the New York Rangers used a four-goal second period to beat the New Jersey Devils 7-3 on a cold and snowy Sunday outside at Yankee Stadium. It's where 50,105 fans braved the frigid cold on Sunday to see the Rangers and New Jersey Devils play in the shadow of the famous frieze remiscent of the House That Ruth Built that once stood across the street, the original Stadium where Muhammad Ali defeated Ken Norton, the Baltimore Colts beat the New York Giants for the NFL championship in the "The Greatest Game Ever Played," and the Yankees' home for 26 of their 27 World Series titles. The contrast in images the Rangers and Devils playing hockey on the same piece of earth where Mariano Rivera wept and Derek Jeter blasted his 3,000th hit into the bleachers was undeniable as the teams traded goals early before the Rangers put away the game in the second period with a grand slam of goals four of them en route to a 7-3 win. Having Jaromir Jagr get two assists to pass Mario Lemieux on the all-time list and Patrik Elias score two goals in the snow? Even if this outdoor series continues, that’s a once in a lifetime show from two greats and it’s just plain fun to see. The teams played through the second period as the snow started and increased in intensity, not long after they were forced to wait around
    • Yankee Stadium hockey game between NY Rangers and NJ Devils great... except for the game

      A lot was going on at Yankee Stadium on Sunday afternoon, though very little of it resembled a conventional NHL contest. This was more like an All-Star Game played on an Arctic floe. The game that was supposed to start at 1 p.m. ended at 4:25, with a 7-…
    • Devils top Rangers at Yankee Stadium in a game that lacks significance

      The Rangers topped the Devils 7-3 at Yankee Stadium in a memorable, if overdone, outdoor setting.
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • Aura of Yankee Stadium shines on hockey rink

      The contrast in images -- an NHL game at the same place where Mariano Rivera wept and Derek Jeter blasted his 3,000th hit into the bleachers -- was undeniable as the Rangers defeated the Devils, 7-3, on Sunday at Yankee Stadium.
      Source: MLB.com
    • Rangers overcome slow start, heat up in 2nd period and rally past Devils 7-3 in Yankee Stadium

      NEW YORK, N.Y. - Rick Nash scored for the fifth straight game, and the New York Rangers used a four-goal second period to beat the New Jersey Devils 7-3 on a cold and snowy Sunday outside at Yankee Stadium. The Devils led 1-0 and 3-1 in the f...
    • Rangers rout Devils at Yankee Stadium

      The Rangers trailed early, but stormed back with six straight goals to trounce the Devils, 7-3, at Yankee Stadium.
      Source: CNNSI.com
  • Devils' Brodeur lasts only 2 periods outside at Yankee Stadium in 7-3 loss to Rangers

    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Peter DeBoer said giving goalie Martin Brodeur the starting nod in the New Jersey Devils' first outdoor game was simply the right thing to do. Pulling the struggling future Hall of Famer after two periods might have been an e...
    • Brodeur: Ice at Yankee Stadium was 'worst'

      Devils goalie Martin Brodeur said every other ice he's played on during his 21-year career was better than the ice the New York Rangers and Devils skated on during Sunday's Stadium Series matchup at Yankee Stadium.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Devils watch as bad bounces, odd-man rushes quickly change game vs. Rangers

      BRONX, N.Y. -- "Besides playing the game of hockey, it was unbelievable." That's how Martin Brodeur summed up the nightmare of allowing six goals as the New Jersey Devils were routed by the New York Rangers 7-3 in the Stadium Series matchup at…
      Source: yahoo.com
    • Cory Schneider fine with Stadium Series start going to Martin Brodeur

      If the New Jersey Devils and New York Rangers were playing inside Prudential Center or Madison Square Garden Sunday, Cory Schneider would likely be getting the start. But since the scene is Yankee Stadium as part of the NHL's Stadium Series, the big sta…
      Source: yahoo.com

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