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Blueshirt Banter Sep 18, 2017
Bantering Points: 9/18/17

Bantering Points: 9/18/17

News and notes for Monday, September 18th, 2017 The Rangers will hit the ice tonight as they welcome the Islanders into MSG for the first pre-season game of 2017. Here are today's news and links: Rangers News: Alex Squadron highlights Jimmy Vesey and Kevin Hayes as two players that must step up if the Rangers want to have successful season (NY Post) Larry Brooks took note Chris Kreider's desire to emerge as a star, as well as Brady Skjei's conditioning test scores (NY Post) Justin Tasch believes that Brendan Smith will add another layer of leadership to the Blueshirts' locker room....
New York Post Sep 12, 2017
Rangers’ young defenseman aims to meet team’s high bar

Rangers’ young defenseman aims to meet team’s high bar

The biggest change the Rangers made this offseason was to their backend, and the biggest reason they were able to make such drastic adjustments is because they believe Brady Skjei can carry quite the heavy load. The 23-year-old defenseman played 80 games for the Blueshirts last season, and has 87 total NHL regular-season games under...
Newsday Sep 12, 2017

Rangers' Brady Skjei spends a busy summer

GREENBURGH, N.Y. -- Free-agent defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk triggered the headlines and the re-signing of Brendan Smith added some snarl to the Rangers blueline this summer.
Blueshirt Banter Sep 5, 2017
When Should the Rangers Pay Skjei?

When Should the Rangers Pay Skjei?

Brady Skjei’s strong rookie season inspired confidence in the New York Rangers’ defensive future. Although limited to a third-pair role, the 23-year-old defenseman made his presence known throughout the regular season and the postseason. The former first-round pick of the Rangers is in the final year of his three-year, $2.775 million entry-level contract (ELC). While the Rangers do not have to extend him until his contract expires, it’s in their best interest to start examining their options and considering their future with the budding defenseman. Over the last two years, Skjei’s...
Blueshirt Banter Aug 30, 2017
Where does Alexei Bereglazov fit in?

Where does Alexei Bereglazov fit in?

The New York Rangers 2017 Training Camp is rapidly approaching and there are plenty of battles and players worth keeping an eye on. Of course, one of the biggest question marks surrounding the Rangers 2016-17 roster is what the third defensive pair will look like. It’s safe to say that we know what the Rangers top two defensive pairs will look like. If Ryan McDonagh and Kevin Shattenkirk isn’t the first pair on opening night the universe may collapse. And there is no reason for Alain Vigneault to break up the Brady Skjei and Brendan Smith pairing, especially after the price that Gorton...

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Rangers Player News

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  • Chris Kreider

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  • Henrik Lundqvist

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  • J.T. Miller

    Miller’s Move to Center Solves One Problem, Creates Another for Rangers

  • Kevin Hayes

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  • Dan Girardi

    J.T. Miller’s position switch creates a different problem

  • Derek Stepan

    J.T. Miller’s position switch creates a different problem

  • Rick Nash

    Miller’s Move to Center Solves One Problem, Creates Another for Rangers

  • Brendan Smith

    Bantering Points: 9/18/17

  • Jimmy Vesey

    Miller’s Move to Center Solves One Problem, Creates Another for Rangers