The heated affair between the Rangers and Flyers is just a preview to a feud that will continue between the Atlantic Division contenders all season. Expect fireworks when the two meet at MSG on November 26th.
Everyone, including myself, was of the belief that the biggest storyline entering Rangers training camp last week would be the progression of new top line center Brad Richards and Marian Gaborik.
For the longest time, rebuilding a team in New York City was not an option. Being competitive while rebuilding? Not possible. Right? Well, the New York Rangers have kind of defied that.
I have a few smaller free agent ideas for the Rangers, but the $50,000 question is: will the Rangers sign top free agent center Brad Richards?
The Rangers have landed young defenseman Tim Erixon and a fifth-round pick in this month’s draft from the Calgary Flames for junior forward Roman Horak and two second-round draft choices.