Tagged: ‘Ryan McDonagh’

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...

Why Kevin Shattenkirk Is NOT The Answer
June 2nd, 2017 at 8:01 AM
***PHOTO1*** Getty Images Around the trade deadline, all of the conversation amongst Rangers fans was about acquiring then St. Louis Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk. He certainly has value to the Blueshirts being a right-handed shot who is good both offensively and defensively. And while he would certainly improve the blue...

Defense Season Recap and Grades
May 30th, 2017 at 8:37 AM
***PHOTO1*** Getty Images Entering the 2016-17 season, the biggest concern for the Rangers was their defensive corps. Aside from team captain Ryan McDonagh, the entire back end was a giant question mark. Would Kevin Klein be able to sustain his successful play from 2015? Could Dan Girardi and Marc Staal...

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...

Blueshirts at The Worlds
May 23rd, 2017 at 8:57 AM
***PHOTO1*** Getty Images The 2017 IIHF World Championships have come to a close with Sweden ultimately taking the gold in an absolute nail-biter over Canada. It's not a stretch to say that the World Championships play second fiddle to the Stanley Cup playoffs each spring but with the Rangers getting...