Columbus Blue Jackets
Reports indicate that the Rangers have finally pulled off a long awaited trade for the Blue Jackets Rick Nash.
The Rangers are at a critical point at the start of free agency. If they do nothing and stick with their roster as currently constituted, they figure to have another solid year that will get them to the second or third round of the playoffs.
Would you trade an entire draft class for one player — namely, defenseman Ryan Murray?
Rangers’ GM Glen Sather has the pieces required to land either Rick Nash or Bobby Ryan but must resist the urge to overpay to acquire either star forward.
The Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Islanders 7-3 victory in the regular-season finale for both teams
Neil Keefe is joined by Brian Monzo, Chris LoPresti and Mike Carver to talk about what happened at the NHL trade deadline, why Rick Nash wasn’t moved and what to expect from the Rangers down the stretch.
It came down to the last minute. But at the end of the trade deadline Monday, the Rangers moved on without Nash.
The Rangers certainly had interest in top forward Rick Nash, they just weren’t going to break up a successful team to pry him away from the Blue Jackets.
The Rangers weren’t able to add a big name at the NHL Trade Deadline but did acquire one of the league’s toughest fighters in John Scott.
While Rick Nash remains the biggest name on the trade block, the Rangers could also use an infusion of physicality and strength. Enter Ott.
We are just under one week until the NHL trading deadline. Nash-sanity has officially begun.
While acquiring Rick Nash would seem like an ideal solution for the Rangers, Columbus’ trade demands will be high. The Rangers are best off passing on Nash and keeping hold of their core.
Derek Stepan lifted the Rangers past the Columbus Blue Jackets in overtime. The Blueshirts won 3-2 in an entertaining and controversial game.
Last week we talked about how tough these four games were going to be against the Flyers, Capitals, Bruins and Blackhawks.
The fierce, long-standing rivalry between the New York Rangers and Philadelphia Flyers could reach new heights at the 2012 NHL Winter Classic at Citizens Bank Park.