Tony Griffo

A Nutley, NJ native, Tony is Seton Hall University graduate currently in his 20th year as a history teacher. Has coached a variety of sports at the high school level and is a fan of the Mets, Knicks, Giants and Rangers, Seton Hall and Notre Dame. Tony will be covering mostly the New York Rangers and Seton Hall Athletics for DoubleGSports.com.

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By Tony Griffo On Thursday, December 18th, 2014
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Nash, Lundqvist Help Douse Flames in Calgary

(Candice Ward / USA TODAY Sports)   Rick Nash continues his blistering pace, as the Ranger’s elite power forward scored two more goals and extend his scoring streak to eleven straight games. His first goal More...

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By Tony Griffo On Sunday, December 14th, 2014
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Blueshirts Shutout Oilers 2 to 0 in Edmonton

Jason Franson/AP   The New York Rangers not only held the Edmonton Oilers to just 16 shots on goal, but kept them scoreless as well. The shutout was the fifth of the season for Henrik Lundqvist and the 55th More...

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By Tony Griffo On Sunday, December 14th, 2014
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Zucc Scores Two as Rangers Beat Canucks in Vancouver

(Jonathan Hayward/THE CANADIAN PRESS)   The New York Rangers offense took it to Ryan Miller and the Vancouver Canucks early and often Saturday night and the results were three first period goals that set the More...

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By Tony Griffo On Tuesday, December 9th, 2014
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Ranger Forward Anthony Duclair to play for Team Canada at World Juniors

Anthony Duclair (Elsa/Getty Images)   The 2015 IHF World Junior Championship will take place from December 26th, 2014 until January 5th, 2015. Countries from all over the world will send teams to Montreal and More...

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By Tony Griffo On Tuesday, December 9th, 2014
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The Rangers Help out Toys for Tots

(Via rangers.nhl.com)   On Wednesday December 10, the New York Rangers will host a “Toys for Tots” drive at All American Ford on River Street in Hackensack, NJ between 5 and 8pm. If you bring an unwrapped More...

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By Tony Griffo On Tuesday, December 9th, 2014
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Garden of Dreams Night at MSG

The New York Rangers and Madison Square Garden have combined to form the Garden of Dreams Foundation and it has done some amazing things in the past few years. And last night was no exception. It started off with More...

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By Tony Griffo On Tuesday, December 9th, 2014
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Klein and Rangers Beat Penguins in OT

Howard Simmons/New York Daily News   The New York Rangers and the Pittsburgh Penguins were engaged in another wild game at the Garden last night, as a two goal lead was lost, but the victory won in Overtime. The More...

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By Tony Griffo On Monday, December 8th, 2014
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Brandon Wimbush leads Prep to State Championship, 34 to 18

(Via irish.nbcsports.com)   At MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ on Friday evening, December 5; Brandon Wimbush needed a very good game to defeat Paramus Catholic HS. His St. Peter’s Prep Marauders had More...

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By Tony Griffo On Monday, December 8th, 2014
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Rangers Dropped by Red Wings in Detroit

(Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)   The New York Rangers jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the first period on Saturday night at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, but in a 62 second span in the second period, it all fell More...

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By Tony Griffo On Saturday, December 6th, 2014
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Seton Hall Volleyball Falls to BYU in the NCAA Tournament

(Photo by BYU Photo/Jaren Wilkey)   The Seton Hall Lady Pirates went up against the best blocking team in the nation in BYU and it showed, as they fell in three straight sets: 16-25, 18-25 and 17-25. Once again, More...

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By Tony Griffo On Thursday, December 4th, 2014
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Habs and NHL Legend, Jean Beliveau, Passes at 83

(Ryan Remiorz/Canadian Press)   This past Tuesday, December 2, 2014; the Montreal Canadiens and the entire NHL were saddened to hear of the passing of Jean Beliveau. Not only was Mr. Beliveau a ten-time Stanley More...

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By Tony Griffo On Sunday, November 30th, 2014
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Successful Season For Secaucus HS Girls Volleyball End With No. 3 Ranking

(Via Highschoolsports.nj.com)   Secaucus HS Girls Volleyball finished the 2014 season with a record of 33-2, a Hudson County Championship, a Group 1 State Championship and a berth in the Tournament of Champions. More...