Tagged: ‘Mats Zuccarello’

No Surprises From The Rangers
June 18th, 2017 at 11:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** Getty Images In what has been a hectic week and a half for hockey fans, the Vegas Golden Knights finally know which players they can poach from the NHL's thirty other teams. And when it comes to the Rangers list of protected players, there really were no surprises...

First Line Season Recap and Grades
May 26th, 2017 at 9:11 AM
***PHOTO1*** AP The line of Chris Kreider, Derek Stepan and Mats Zuccarello was together for just 12% of the Rangers 2016-17 campaign, but when they were, they were very effective. The distribution of Stepan, who racked up 38 assists during the regular season, the speed of Kreider and the playmaking...

The Rangers Expansion Draft Primer
May 24th, 2017 at 8:21 AM
***PHOTO1*** Benjamin Hager/Review Journal On June 20, 2017, the expansion Las Vegas Golden Knights will draft 30 players left unprotected by the rest of the teams in the NHL. The next day, the results will be announced during the NHL awards show (unless they are leaked earlier, of course). There...

Mats Zuccarello Stops to Talk Hockey with 12-Year Old in Oslo
May 21st, 2017 at 7:32 PM
Twelve-year old Edvin Velle, a resident of Oslo, Norway, was imitating his idol outside his house on Friday, when suddenly New York Rangers forward Mats Zuccarello appeared. "Often when I train, I think of NHL players, and suddenly there was one there," Velle told the Oslo-based newspaper Aftenposten. "Zuccarello is my...

Why Mats Zuccarello is Awesome!
May 21st, 2017 at 10:25 AM
***PHOTO1*** If the play of the Rangers diminutive and undersized winger didn't endear Mats Zuccarello into your hearts, then this definitely will. With Zuccarello back in Norway after the Rangers were eliminated in six games by the Senators, he was cruising along and saw a kid ... Read Original...