Press Release - New York Rangers President and General Manager Glen Sather announced today that the club has acquired a fifth round pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft from Florida in exchange for forward Casey Wellman. Wellman, 24, skated in 57 games with the Connecticut Whale and Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League (AHL) [...]
Good Gravy. That about sums up my feelings on last night’s game. It made me loathe the shootout even more. Now, I’m not saying that the Rangers played well enough last night to be worthy of 2 points. But I was baffled at the line up that the coaching staff decided to go with. The [...]
According to Jim Cerny, the New York Rangers have traded Erik Christensen and a 7th round pick to the Minnesota Wild for forward Casey Wellman, who will be assisnged to the CT Whale. …While this is not devastating news, it is news nonetheless. Christensen had his moments, but ultimately, it was his disappearing acts he [...]
According to TheFourthPeriod.com, The New York Rangers are offering forwards Wojtek Wolski and Erik Christensen, while some rentals are available in Columbus as the Blue Jackets are willing to move Vaclav Prospal, the Edmonton Oilers to part with Ales Hemsky and the Carolina Hurricanes with Tuomo Ruutu. … this makes sense for the Rangers to [...]
… this would be a wise decision by the Rangers and both EC and Wolski to accept and go to the AHL. They need to play games. Period.
… uh oh, Torts just pissed off the Pro Avery Lifers. I do not like Christensen and rather have anyone else in this lineup than him. Poor move by Torts.
When Sean Avery was waived at the end of the preseason, it created a wave (no pun intended) of emotions amongst Rangers fans everywhere. Some felt that Avery simply wasn’t the same player he was back in 2007 and 2008 for the Rangers, while others felt that Avery never was really given a chance to [...]
In Jeremy Roenick’s latest blog for NHL.com he takes a look at Sean Avery and his return to the New York Rangers. Sean is a beautiful skater, a very good stickhandler, and he’s a smart player. He can do many more beneficial things for the Rangers than just be a pain in the butt. … [...]
Well, he’s back. After a one month stint in the AHL, Sean Avery has been re-called to the New York Rangers and Avery Nation couldn’t be any happier. Ever since word came down that the Rangers were thinking about re-calling Avery from the AHL, I all of a sudden felt like Shelley Duvall in “The [...]
New York Rangers coach John Tortorella has shifted the lines around for tonight’s home opener against the Toronto Maple Leafs and here are what the lines will look like: Ruslan Fedotenko – Brad Richards – Marian Gaborik Brandon Dubinsky – Derek Stepan – Ryan Callahan Wojtek Wolski – Brian Boyle – Brandon Prust Eric Christensen/Mike [...]