About Eric Willsen

Eric Willsen is a recent graduate from Stetson University. After following the New York Rangers for over a decade, he decided to begin pursuing a career in sports journalism. Eric aims to inform and entertain hockey fans around the world, writing Rangers articles for Empire Sports Media and producing the Fireside Rangers podcast.
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New York Rangers goaltender Igor Shesterkin (31) makes a save against the Calgary Flames during the second period at Madison Square Garden
2024-03-02
The New York Rangers had a near-perfect February, going 10-1 across 11 games played. Igor Shesterkin earned seven starts across […]
New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist (30) guards his net during the warmup period before a game against the Calgary Flames at Scotiabank Saddledome
2024-03-02
The New York Rangers have had many incredible players throughout their near-century-long history, but none have earned the hearts of […]
New York Rangers center Mika Zibanejad (93) skates against the Buffalo Sabres during the first period at Madison Square Garden
2024-03-02
The New York Rangers have been overwhelmingly successful this season despite one of their top players not living up to […]
New York Rangers right wing Kaapo Kakko (24) skates against the Washington Capitals during the third period at Madison Square Garden
2024-02-27
The New York Rangers are still on the hunt for a suitable first-line right winger, and until some sort of […]
New York Rangers draft pick Gabriel Perreault puts on his sweater after being selected with the twenty third pick in round one of the 2023 NHL Draft at Bridgestone Arena
2024-02-25
The New York Rangers selected Gabe Perreault 23rd overall in the 2023 NHL draft. He was expected to go much […]
New York Rangers center Matt Rempe (73) looks to deflect the puck against Philadelphia Flyers goalie Samuel Ersson (33) in the second period at Wells Fargo Center
2024-02-25
The New York Rangers have had rookie Matt Rempe on their roster for four games now. He’s quickly taken the […]
New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider (20) celebrates with center Mika Zibanejad (93) after scoring a goal in the second period against the Montreal Canadiens at Madison Square Garden
2024-02-24
The New York Rangers are officially back in the conversation for Stanley Cup contenders as they’ve climbed their way out […]
New York Rangers goaltender Igor Shesterkin (31) makes a save against the New Jersey Devils during the third period at Prudential Center
2024-02-24
When the New York Rangers were in a massive slump this season, many put the blame on struggling goaltender Igor […]
New York Rangers center Vincent Trocheck (16) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against the New Jersey Devils during the third period at Prudential Center
2024-02-23
The New York Rangers took down the New Jersey Devils by a score of 5-1 Thursday night, earning them their […]
New York Rangers center Vincent Trocheck (16) is led off the ice by linesman Libor Suchanek (60) after a roughing call against Trochek and New York Islanders defenseman Alexander Romanov (not pictured) during the third period of a Stadium Series ice hockey game at MetLife Stadium
2024-02-20
The New York Rangers‘ second line has easily been the most dominant in the offensive corps for the entire 2023-24 […]