When the Rangers almost sent Ryan McDonagh to the Oilers

Jeff Marek and Elliotte Friedman discussed on their podcast last year how the Rangers tried to acquire the 4th overall pick in 2016 and select Clayton Keller. Edmonton had the pick and had been discussing a potential deal with the Rangers but the deal appeared to fizzle after Columbus passed on Jesse Puljujarvi and he was available at four for the Oilers. Marek said that the Rangers “really wanted Clayton…

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Henrik Lundqvist’s performance in the Save Streak on Friday

Henrik Lundqvist was the winner of the Save Streak event at the skills competition on Friday.


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Henrik Lundqvist’s suit has quotes from The Godfather

Henrik rocking The Godfather suit! đź’Ż #NHLAllStar #NYR pic.twitter.com/SbCS5sqEgz — New York Rangers (@NYRangers) January 26, 2019 The quotes inside the suit are: “I have learned more in the streets than in any classroom…” “Great men are not born great, they grow great . . .” “Friendship is everything. Friendship is more than talent. It is more than the government. It is almost the equal of family.”


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Is there is a match with the Avs and Rangers for Kevin Hayes?

The Rangers have had scouts following the Avs the last few weeks and there has been speculation in the past linking Kevin Hayes to Colorado. Adrian Dater says that there is almost “no chance” that the Avs will trade for Hayes because Colorado is not going to trade “top prospects or top draft picks” for a rental or short-term help. (BSN Denver) Elliotte Friedman writes at Sportsnet that the Rangers “primary…

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The goal Lias Andersson scored for Hartford on Wednesday

Andersson has six goals and 11 assists in 25 games this season, along with 53 shots on goal and a minus 13. Andersson skated between Ryan Gropp and Steven Fogarty last night for Hartford. (Crawford)


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The improvement the Rangers have made to their farm system

Heading into the season, Corey Pronman ranked the Rangers 11th on his list of farm systems in the NHL. (The Athletic) Last season the Rangers were ranked 29th and Pronman, by his criteria, had the Rangers tied with Philly for having the second “deepest farm system.” (The Athletic) Pronman broke down the Rangers farm system into different tiers, listing Filip Chytil as a “high-end” prospect, Vitali Kravtsov as a “very good”…

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