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Garth Snow and the Waiver Wire Fail of This Era

February 3rd, 2011
The former San Jose Sharks goaltender might have made the biggest mistake of his career when he left the NHL to go to Russia. Even though his contract was for a boatload of bucks (four years and the equivalent of $6,000,000 per year, tax free in the KHL), it was clear ...

New York Rangers Top 10 Prospects

January 9th, 2011
In the last couple of seasons, the New York Rangers have been seeing a rise in homegrown prospects. With a core already constructed of a few key, homegrown players, the Rangers are thrilled at the future, as they continue to produce quality players through their pipeline. Last season, Rangers fans ...

New York Rangers’ All-Time Shootout Lineup

August 5th, 2010
It's the middle of a boring offseason. The Rangers have made a couple of moves in the last few days, signing Kings forward Alexander Frolov as well as trading "fan favorite" Donlad Brashear as well as minor league forward Patrick RIsmiller to Atlanta for center Todd White, but overall, the ...

New York Rangers Looking for North American Approach to Building Future

July 27th, 2010
After 21 years as a member of the Rangers European Scouting team, Director of player personnel for Europe, Christopher Rockstrom has been let go by the organization. The man who scouted star goalie Henrik Lundqvist is gone. Could this be signaling a trend in the organization against picking European players? In this year's ...

Could Sather Ship Michal Rozsival Out West To Anaheim?

June 16th, 2010
With the NHL draft, and the Free Agent period fast approaching, many teams are looking to shake things up. One such team is the New York Rangers. Although GM Glen Sather has previously stated that he doesn't forsee his team being major players in the free agent market, the man is no ...

Should New York Rangers Look To Move No. 10 Overall Pick at the NHL Draft?

May 6th, 2010
In just seven weeks, 30 NHL GMs and their staffs will hit the draft floor at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. When the Rangers have their turn, it is set to be their highest pick since 2004, when they used the No. 6 overall pick on goalie, and now Phoenix Coyotes ...