Daily News – Nash utnevnt til visekaptein
Players often are rewarded with leadership roles based on past or projected performances, but Rangers coach Alain Vigneault indicated a different reason for naming Rick Nash an alternate captain for this season.
New York Post – Rangers’ forsvar i limbo etter skade på Klein
The uncertainty over Klein’s status has kept the Rangers from making a roster move in which they pare down to seven defensemen.
Newsday – Klein mister serieåpningen
The Rangers almost made it through without an injury to alter the opening-night roster, but not quite. Top-four defenseman Kevin Klein has a back strain which will keep him sidelined for Thursday’s season-opener against the Islanders at Madison Square Garden.
Blueshirt Banter – Lindberg plassert på IR
Klein’s situation didn’t change the Rangers needing to make a roster move to get compliant, which they did by putting Lindberg on IR.
New York Post – En ny era begynner
All those mileposts have faded into the rearview. Most playoff series won over the last four years except for the Blackhawks and Kings … most playoff games played the last four springs … best team not to win a Cup the last four seasons.
SNY – Kreider tror han har funnet svaret på forrige sesongs problemer
Chris Kreider said that last season he was trying to do too much and spread himself «too thin.» He said that he understands what kind of player he is and that he got away from that last season. Asked how he spread himself too thin, Kreider noted things like carrying the puck through the neutral zone or working on different parts of his game that go away from who he is.
Rangers Report – Fem nøkler for 2016-17 sesongen
The Rangers are looking to rebound from last year’s first round playoff exit. Here are five keys to the 2016-17 Rangers season:
New York Post – Vingeault skifter gir, ber om holdningsendring
Well, this came pretty much out of nowhere. For Alain Vigneault, when asked about attaining consistency and on-ice adjustments the Rangers might adopt this year after defensive-zone chaos rained on any hope they would participate in a 2016 Canyon of Heroes parade, responded not with technical talk but for the need of an attitude readjustment from this year’s remodeled squad.
New York Post – Rangering av samtlige 30 lag