The day before the trade deadline, new GM Jeff Gorton made a big splash acquiring Eric Staal from the Carolina Hurricanes. The former Carolina captain has spent all 12 years of his career in a Hurricanes sweater. In return, the Rangers sent 2 second-round picks in 2016 and 2017, along with Finnish prospect Aleksi Saarela. Apparently […]

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AV’s Questionable Blame Game

Dylan McIlrath is second among New York Rangers’ defenseman in both Fenwick/60 and Corsi/60 minutes throughout his stint in the NHL this season. Regardless, if you listen to a post-game press conference Alain Vigneault is quick to challenge guys like McIlrath to play better. Personally I have no qualms with a coach holding their players […]

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