Updates before the game against Winnipeg

Earlier today the Rangers called up Matt Beleskey from Hartford and sent Tim Gettinger down. Brady Skjei is believed to be out of tonight’s lineup as David Quinn said earlier today that a Ranger defenseman was battling an injury. (Stephenson) According to the Rangers lineup sheet, the third pair on defense is Brendan Smith and Tony DeAngelo. (Stephenson)

Friday’s updates on the Rangers

5:37PM: Quinn spoke and said (NYR): On being vocal at practice, “last night wasn’t acceptable and we felt that today was an opportunity to correct some of the things that have crept into our game and be better against Montreal.” On DeAngelo at forward, “that was more to round out the lines. He won’t be playing forward against Montreal. Vinny is coming up.” On Georgiev starting, “we want to have…

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What David Quinn said after the loss in Ottawa

David Quinn met with the media on MSG following the Rangers loss in Ottawa and said: On the game, “when things didn’t go well we made them worse. There are going to be stretches where you don’t play well and you hope to stop them and be mentally tough enough and get your wits about you and regroup and we never did it. We got worse and worse as the…

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Wednesday’s updates on the Rangers

7:04PM: David Quinn said earlier today (NYR): On if someone is going to be called up, “we are going to talk about that on the plane. It will give us something to do.” Is 7 D possible, “I don’t love it but it is on the table. I want to get Freddy back in, he didn’t deserve to come out. These have been hard conversations because all of these guys…

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Buchnevich discusses Quinn, being scratched and more

In an interview with a Russian publication, Pavel Buchnevich said (Sport-Express): He has about a week until he can get on the ice with a stick and that right now his hand still hurts when he makes a fist. David Quinn has “rightly demanded certain things from me” and that he can’t be the only forward that doesn’t come back on defense. “There is no hostility towards me, he wants…

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Is Rangers assistant GM Chris Drury a candidate for the Flyers job?

Earlier today in his 30 Thoughts Column, Elliotte Friedman mentioned Rangers assistant GM Chris Drury as someone who the Flyers may ask permission to speak to about their vacant GM job. On Insider Trading on TSN, Bob McKenzie also mentioned Drury’s name and said “what is interesting about names like Drury and Mike Futa amongst others, do they go from names that are just out there to somebody that the…

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