Site News: Upcoming Interviews (…and a Terrible Trade Deadline)

As promised, the long-awaited interview with New York Rangers legend Rod Gilbert will be published tomorrow. Rod and I had a chance to discuss his 18 year, hall-of-fame career with the New York Rangers as well as his new athletic product called the “Power Arm”. Many thanks to his PR man Adam Bzura for helping…

Site News: First Poll Results

In the beginning of December, I created the first poll for FNYTSF, wanting to know what readers thought was their favorite topic covered by this blog. Though I was expecting a landslide decision for hockey, and it was that way for a time being, history quickly caught up, although not enough to overtake it. I…

Happy New Year from FNYTSF!

To all my readers who have been following me throughout the year, from the bottom of my heart, I would like to wish each and every one of you and your families and friends a very happy and healthy 2011! I sure hope that everyone made realistic resolutions that they will stick to (I know…

Movie Review: The Hanoi HiltonĀ (1987)

For a movie that tackled such an important part of America’s struggle with Vietnam, it is quite surprising at how few people have seen this movie. The Hanoi Hilton was released in 1987, right on the tail end of a decade that saw the release of several Vietnam movies. Perhaps the American people just had…

Adam Raider Reflects on the NHL Draft, Discusses Rangers, Free Agency

Few hockey writers have a track record such as Adam Raider. A former member of the Professional Hockey Writers Association, Adam has been featured on Beckett Hockey, Blueshirt Bulletin, Hockey Digest, The Hockey Magazine, The Hockey News, and USA Hockey Magazine. On top of that, he is the co-author of 100 Ranger Greats, the book…

Rangers Need to Show Nasty Edge in Game Vs. Flyers

I know I said I was going to take a week-long hiatus from writing hockey, but just like battered-wife syndrome, I keep coming back for more. The occasion is up to par though; can’t beat a Rangers/Flyers afternoon game with so much on the line. The Rangers need this game much more than the Flyers,…

Welcome!

Welcome to my new blog that will be covering the New York Rangers and San Francisco Giants, as well as movies, books, history and current world events. This blog will be a work in progress and should be running smoothly in the next few weeks.