Category: ‘Players’

Rangers Storylines To Watch As We Approach Training Camp
August 5th, 2017 at 9:58 AM
***PHOTO1*** RANGERSTOWN (GETTY) Let's be honest, August is the least exciting month of the Hockey year. The Stanley Cup Playoffs are over. The excitement of free agency is over. Yes, we do have various prospect tournaments, showcases, and development camps, however, as exciting as it is to see Lias Andersson...

Options at Center
August 5th, 2017 at 9:19 AM
***PHOTO1*** Trading Derek Stepan and losing Oscar Lindberg to Vegas sent a shockwave through the Rangers lineup this offseason, leaving two major holes at center and turning what was one of the Blueshirts' biggest strengths into what could be their biggest weakness. Although the Rangers did acquire David Desharnais...

Deep dive: An honest look at the Rangers roster right now
August 3rd, 2017 at 3:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** VIGNEAULT The term, "team composition" is one used a lot among team executives and coaching staffs. When putting together a team, especially in the off season, they want to check as many boxes as possible in order to have the most competitive team. The composition of a finished product...

What to expect from Anthony DeAngelo
July 21st, 2017 at 6:09 AM
***PHOTO1*** Since his acquisition in the blockbuster June trade that sent Derek Stepan and Antti Raanta to Arizona, Anthony DeAngelo has been the source of much analysis. From his off-ice issues to his on-ice predictions, DeAngelo is going to have the spotlight on him whether he likes it or not....

What a move to center means for JT Miller
July 17th, 2017 at 6:02 AM
***PHOTO1*** Photo: As currently constructed, the Rangers have a decently sized hole at center. It's the one major flaw of the roster right now that can't be ignored. There are no names in free agency that make sense. There are some trade targets, but anyone worth while...