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Monzo: The Rick Nash Effect; Finally, Rangers Land Solution For Goal Woes

You have to give Rangers general manager Glen Sather all the credit in the world. He waited… and waited… and waited…

07/25/2012

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Silverman: Rick Nash And Rangers Now Ready To Roll

The Rangers are clearly one of the elite teams in the league. This trade makes them a legitimate favorite to win the Eastern Conference championship and get to the Stanley Cup finals.

07/24/2012

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Hartnett: Sather Strikes Perfect Deal For Rick Nash

Glen Sather waited patiently and struck a masterstroke in landing 30-goal scorer Rick Nash without having part with his best assets.

07/23/2012

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Rangers Deal For Rick Nash

Reports indicate that the Rangers have finally pulled off a long awaited trade for the Blue Jackets Rick Nash.

07/23/2012

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Silverman: Status Quo Will Not Get It Done For Rangers

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.

07/01/2012

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Hartnett: Rangers Will Suffer If Sather Doesn’t Strike Right Deal

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.

06/22/2012

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Monzo: Rangers Have Pieces To Seal Rick Nash Deal

Last week Monzo talked about New York’s needs, and what could happen through free agency. This week, he looks at two trade possibilities.

06/20/2012

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Keefe To The City: New York Hockey Chat

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.

WFAN–02/29/2012

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Monzo Minor: Rangers Move On Without Rick Nash

It came down to the last minute. But at the end of the trade deadline Monday, the Rangers moved on without Nash.

WFAN–02/28/2012

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Hartnett: No Nash, But Rangers Acquire Blackhawks’ Tough Guy John Scott

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.

WFAN–02/27/2012

Steve Ott of the Dallas Stars takes down Michael Del Zotto of the New York Rangers during the third period at Madison Square Garden on December 13, 2011. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Rangers Should Target Stars Enforcer Steve Ott

While Rick Nash remains the biggest name on the trade block, the Rangers could also use an infusion of physicality and strength. Enter Ott.

WFAN–02/23/2012

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Hartnett: No Need To Break Up Rangers For Rick Nash

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.

WFAN–02/20/2012