Saturday night the New York Rangers would face off Against the Toronto Maple Leafs at The Garden to open up a three game home stand that the Blueshirts desperately need. The Leafs were exposed by the Islanders the other night which means that the Rangers should have an opportunity to do the same. The first [...]
It looks like the Staal brothers will be playing together for quite some time as the Carolina Hurricanes have inked Jordan Staal to a 10 year extension that officially kicks in at the start of the 2013-14 season. Staal will make $4.5 million in the final year of his current contract.
Welcome to the second installment of “If I were the GM.” Previously we covered the potential signing of free agent LW Ray Whitney in an effort to boost the Rangers offense. Today we consider whether the Ducks might be willing to discuss either of their two stud scoring forwards, Bobby Ryan or Corey Perry, and [...]
After coffee cup #4 today I had a flash of brilliance. It flew in and out of my head as fast as Marian Gaborik skates down the ice. With that image in my head, I began to think. Usually, me thinking results in ADD-like thoughts, and this case of thinking surely did not disappoint. I [...]
… this is great news. It’s definitely going to take him a few games to show the Marc Staal everyone is used to, but having him back on the ice is a HUGE boost for the Rangers defense.
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(Update 12:51pm ): New York Rangers head coach John Tortorella just said that New York Rangers defensemen Marc Staal WILL be returning from his concussion to play the Philadelphia Flyers in the Winter Classic. (Update 10:37am): John Tortorella said yesterday “same lineup from last game”, so are the reports of Marc Staal’s return today at the [...]
… losing Eminger really hurts the Rangers right now. Hopefully Bickel/Erixon can help hold the fort down until Staal/Sauer/Eminger are healthy enough to return to the line-up.
BlueShirts United reports that Marc Staal is progressing very well in regard to his comeback from post-concussions symptoms. This comes in light of otherwise terrible news of all-stars around the league going down with concussions (see: Giroux, Pronger, Letang, etc.) “The last week has gone really well with the workouts I have been doing, ramping [...]
According to Jim Cerny of rangers.nhl.com, John Tortorella had the following to say about Marc Staal: …Of course, this is great news to hear. Clearly, Staal has a long road back, but at least he has gotten back on that road. While some fans may want to see Staal back as soon as possible, it [...]