If it feels like a while since the Rangers have taken the ice, part of that is due to have jam-packed New York's schedule has been, and part of that is due to the nice break the team was afforded after finishing of Pittsburgh in Game 7 on Tuesday. But another day means we're that much closer to opening up the Eastern Conference Finals, and close to dropping the puck in Montreal. Blueshirt Banter will be rolling out a series preview in a few hours, but until then, here are your morning notes.
In yet another touching moment of this New York Rangers' postseason run, the entire team will attend the funeral of France St. Louis on Sunday [Blueshirt Banter] [NY Post] [ESPN NY] [Daily News] [Rangers Rants]
A Q&A with Chris Kreider. [NY Post]