IN THE FORUMS >> VIEWS REPLIES  
  ■  Game 4 - Rangers at Maple Leafs - 7:00pm MSG, NHLN 231 53  
  ■  Kravtsov reportedly given permission to talk trade 715 30  
  ■  Kucherov out... 22 0  
  ■  Kakko on IR, Barron called up 115 4  
  ■  Game 3 - Wolf Pack v Bruins 56 0  
  ■  Game 2 - Wolf Pack at Thunderbirds 39 0  
  ■  Game 3 - Rangers at Canadiens 10/16/2021 - 7:00... 617 104  
OTG POLL

Where do you think the Rangers end up this year?

Best in NHL
Beast in East
Best in Metro
3-6 Playoff spot
Wildcard
Out of playoffs

Previous Polls
RUMOR MILL

Saturday - October 16th

On tonight's Hockey Night in Canada intermission report during the Rangers-Canadiens game, it was brought up that the Rangers have approached Kravtsov again about playing in Hartford. No decision yet, but sounds like perhaps the Rangers are trying to find a way forward. With a potential injury to Kaapo Kakko tonight, it means the Rangers top six depth has taken another hit.

  MORE RUMORS...
 INJURY REPORT
Kaapo Kakko 10/16
Blocked a shot in the first period and did not return
 
Ryan Strome 10/15
Was placed in COVID protocol, and will not be available for the game against Montreal
 
  MORE INJURY NEWS...

Question Of The Day

August 19th, 2021

Earlier this year the Rangers won by a margin of nine goals as they beat the Flyers 9-0. How many times has the margin been bigger?

Answer...
SEPTEMBER 24TH, 2014
CAPTION THIS
Read the submissions so far and see if you can come up with the best caption for today's photo

Best Of:
2014-15 ~ 2013-14
2012-13 ~ 2011-12
2010-11 ~ 2009-10

  BIRTHDAYS

Leroy Goldsworthy - 1906
Kjell Samuelsson - 1958
Doug Lidster - 1960
David Liffiton - 1985
Zachary Jones - 2000

  SEARCH BIRTHDAYS
  RANDOM RANGER

ALEXEI KOVALEV
(1992-2004)
  Born: Feb 24 - 1973  
  Position: Right Wing  
  Games Played: 492  
  Goals: 142  
  Assists: 188  
  Points: 330  
  Penalty Minutes: 533  
 
The Rangers should finally do a total rebuild.


Changing The Core
Posted by Michael M. Ramos ≡ 1:26:22 PM - January 30, 2018

For the Rangers core of Henrik Lundqvist, Rick Nash, Ryan McDonagh, Mats Zuccarello, and Marc Staal it's been a great ride. 1 Stanley Cup Finals and 3 Eastern Conference Title games and alot of wins that have Lundqvist as the 8th winingest NHL Goalie of all-time with 426 wins as of now. IF Hank wins just 20 games for his last 3 seasons (for which he already holds the record for 20 win seasons to start a career), Lundqvist will be a top 5 all-time winning goalie. Should the new core be J.T. Miler, Chris Kreider, Jimmy Vesey, Kevin Hayes, and Jesper Fast. Pavel Buchnevich,  Boo Nieves, Vinnie Lettieri have also shown this season that are NHL ready for a role on the Rangers. Lias Anderrson and Filip Chytil are showing alot of promise with the Rangers AHL Wolfpack. The last 4 should be on next seasons opening night roster.

Now, what to do with some of the older core? Does anyone actually see this years version of the Blueshirts as a Cup contender? With Chris Kreider and Kevin Shattenkirk out for most , if not al of the regular season, it's time to THANK the players that brought so much Rangers fun at the Garden and give them a chance to win the Cup with another team as the Rangers rebuild. Everyone is talking about trading Nash, Grabner, Holden, which should get the Rangers some high draft picks and a few prospects. Marc Stall needs to be moved to make room for Anthony DeAngelo which was a key in the Stepan trade. To move Staalt would sem the Rangers will have to eat 1/2 his salary. Ryan McDonagh is tough trading the Captain, but they did trade Ryan Callahan so it is possible. How about a McDonagh for Paciorety even up trade? Both have another year and around the same money. It's harder to see Mats Zuuuuucarello moved but he would bring back at least a #1st round pick in this years deep draft along with a young NHL player and a prospect. The hardest player to see moved would be THE KING. The King has been loyal to the Rangers and the city of NYC. He would probably bring in 2 first round picks, and NHL player, and a top level prospect which is pretty much the ransom they got when Brian Leetch was traded years ago. Most people will think that trading Lundqvist is a non-starter but if the Rangers choose to rebuild, The King deserves a chance to win the Cup, which the Rangers wouldn't bee ready to compete for at least a few years. Rangers fans are willing to do a rebuild as was proven by the when the Rangers changed the core to Callahan, Dubinsky, Lundvist, etc......

If the Rangers are trying to rebuild, it needs to happen all the way. Moving only a few of the players and keeping some that have been along for the 3 conference and 1 Stanley Cup Finals is understandable but not wise. In the world of sports it's a business, not like 20-30 years ago where loyalty and staying with 1 team for a career was the way. Players move all the time, even Gretzky, Bourque, and others have been traded for a chance at the Cup with a new team. I'm all for trading all of our older players and Thank them for giving it their all and good luck trying for the Cup while the rebuild starts. The new core should be J.T. Miller, Chris Kreider, Jimmy Vesey, Pavel Buchnevich, Mika Zibanejed,Kevin Hayes, Jesper Fast, Brady Skjei, Anthony DeAngelo, Lias Anderrson, Filip Chytil, and bring in from the KHL goalie Igor Shesterkin to take over the reigns from The King. If the Rangers make alot of these moves of the older core, they should recieve a few 1st rounders along with their own which should be a top 10. This years draft has a few players that would make an instant impact on next years team in Rasmus Dahlin (defenseman), Andrei Svechnikov (RW), Brady Tkachuk (LW), Filip Zadina (LW), Oliver Wahlstrom (RW), Joe Veleno (C), Bode Wilde(D), Joel Farabee(LW), Ryan McLeod(C), Quinn Hughes(D), as the top of the class. 

This next month will be fun to watch what Rangers town! No matter what happens, #30 Henrik Lundqvist deserves a shot at the Cup one way or another. It's already a lock that The King will have his #30 raised to the Garden rafters and will make the Hockey Hall of Fame, but will he get a real chance to win a Cup? It won't be on this Rangers team as it now stands. Buy or Sell what will the Rangers choose to do? Piecing together a team to be compete for the playoffs just isn't goo enough anymore!

LET'S GO RANGERS!!

 




 Additional stories from Michael M. Ramos:


YOUR COMMENTS

 
October 18th, 2021
AIR CANADA CENTRE
  1 2 3 T
0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0
7:00pm - NHL
Preview Game Thread
  HEADLINES
OCTOBER 18
Young forward still working toward his Rangers moment
Rangers projected lineup: Artemi Panarin finding his shot is key
OCTOBER 17
Rangers takeaways: Alexis Lafreni're is the hometown hero
Rangers left with decisions to make after placing Kaapo Kakko on IR
Quebec native Lafreniere finally gets to play NHL game in hometown
Kakko placed on injured reserve with upper-body injury
Rangers lose another key forward to injury
Rangers' injury woes aren't getting better as star heads to IR
Rangers put up their first win as Filip Chytil steps in to center Artemi...
OCTOBER 16
Chytil gets opportunity to make impression on second line
More news...
  NEXT GAMES
Monday Oct 18th
7:00pm - Road

Thursday Oct 21st
8:00pm - Road

Saturday Oct 23rd
1:00pm - Road

Monday Oct 25th
7:00pm - Home

Friday Oct 29th
7:00pm - Home

Sunday Oct 31st
9:00pm - Road

Tuesday Nov 2nd
10:00pm - Road

Complete Schedule
  CALENDAR
Oct 31   First Ranger game in Seattle
Jan 1   2022 NHL Winter Classic
Jan 28   Lundqvist Number Retirement
Jan 30   First home game against Seattle
Feb 4   NHL All Star Skills Competition
 More important dates...
  STANDINGS
  Team GP W L OT Pts  
  Penguins 3 2 0 1 5  
  Hurricanes 2 2 0 0 4  
  Blue Jackets 2 2 0 0 4  
  Panthers 2 2 0 0 4  
  Sabres 2 2 0 0 4  
  Senators 3 2 1 0 4  
  Maple Leafs 3 2 1 0 4  
  Lightning 3 2 1 0 4  
  Red Wings 2 1 0 1 3  
  Capitals 2 1 0 1 3  
  Rangers 3 1 1 1 3  
  Bruins 1 1 0 0 2  
  Devils 1 1 0 0 2  
  Flyers 1 0 0 1 1  
  Islanders 2 0 2 0 0  
  Canadiens 3 0 3 0 0  
FULL STANDINGS

About Us -  Site Map  -  Contact Us


?Copyright OutsideTheGarden.com 2001-21
This site and rolex replica uk it's content is in no way affiliated replica watches sale with, or representative rolex replica sale of the 
NHL
, NHLPA or the New York Rangers