Category Archives: NYR Prospects
The New York Rangers are going to look very different next season both upfront and on the blueline. As you all know, the rebuild is starting soon and many big names will be moved out within the next few months. We’ve written about it quite a bit on the site but today we’re going to look at the ideal Rangers lineup for next season. Now full disclosure: this lineup isn’t based on any rumors or inside info that I have. It’s simply ideas that I have that I think would set the Rangers up best for future success.
Moments ago, the Rangers announced that they have sent forward Vinni Lettieri down to Hartford. In addition, Marc Staal is practicing with the team, while Kevin Hayes and Alexandar Georgiev are not.
Here is our recap of the Rangers 3-2 loss to the Minnesota Wild.
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Prospects are the lifeblood of any organization. Some pan out and some don’t, but what all of these prospects share is a dream and a vision to the National Hockey League. The Rangers have prospects all over the world, but here we’ll focus on the North American prospects in another edition of 3 Stars Of The Week, North American prospects edition. Read more
In a surprise turn of events, the Rangers have recalled Ryan Sproul from the Hartford Wolfpack.
Ondrej Pavelec started in net for the Rangers Friday against the Calgary Flames, however, he left after the first period due to a leg injury. Henrik Lundqvist played fantastic in relief backstopping the Rangers to a 4-3 win. However, we did not know the extent of Pavelec’s injury until now.
Though it hasn’t been officially announced as of yet, according to Larry Brooks of the New York Post and Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet, Rangers defenseman Brendan Smith has been placed on waivers.
The Rangers announced that they have called up defenseman Neal Pionk from the Hartford Wolf Pack.
Many fans blame the New York Rangers struggles on a lack of talent. When a team has pieces worth selling, it’s hard to say they lack talent. However, they are lacking in a key spot, leadership.