Tagged: ‘Marc Staal’

Hartnett: Expansion Vegas Could Poach Good Player From Rangers
May 23rd, 2017 at 11:09 AM
***PHOTO1*** By Sean Hartnett» More Columns The expansion Vegas Golden Knights will soon assemble the bulk of its roster. What general manager George McPhee does could impact every NHL team in some way. In advance of the June 18-20 expansion draft, teams will turn in their protected lists by June 17. Vegas' selections will then...

Neal Pionk, the Rangers and The Expansion Draft
May 22nd, 2017 at 9:01 AM
***PHOTO1*** It's no secret to any Rangers fan that this summer the Rangers seriously need to upgrade their defense. When you take a look around the league it's not about having a big hulking defense anymore. It's about having a mobile defense that can skate, join the rush, and...

Bad narrative debunking: Staal/Girardi buyouts cost Rangers more money
May 21st, 2017 at 8:28 AM
***PHOTO1*** One of the major topics this year is the futures of Marc Staal and Dan Girardi. It's a necessary evil to discuss, as it's become abundantly clear that neither can compete in the top-four, which is what they are paid to do. They both have flashes and both...

Back To Reality; Moves That Could Happen And Some That Won’t
May 12th, 2017 at 2:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** Fans of teams, especially Ranger fans, wear so much passion on their sleeves, there is some left over for their pockets. After a very disappointing loss to Ottawa in round 2 of the playoffs, fans took to social media to run certain players and a coach out of town. It...

NYR-OTT Game 6 Period By Period
May 11th, 2017 at 7:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** Getty Images First Period This one started about as bad as it could, with one team came to play and one team did not. This period was one where the Rangers skaters pretty much did everything wrong. They were shooting when they shouldn't have and were passing up shots...