New York Rangers Analysis
Following a stunning Game 7 defeat of the Hurricanes in Raleigh, the Rangers now face the two-time defending Stanley Cup champions with a trip to the Cup Final on the line.
After rallying to squeak by the Penguins, the Rangers have a big challenge on their hands for the second round.
There’s been quite a lot going on in this series.
The Stanley Cup Playoffs return to Madison Square Garden for the first time in five years, with a familiar foe.
In what has been something of an inevitability for the past few months, the Rangers and Penguins are set to begin their playoff runs with an opening round clash
So far, it looks like Chris Drury pushed all the right buttons at the trade deadline.
The Rangers might have some issues at even strength, but they are elite in a couple of other critical areas, fueling their success.
Some appreciation for Ryan Strome.
There’s a Buchnevich sized hole on the Rangers’ roster, and Meier could help the team at 5v5.
Giroux, if made available, makes a ton of sense for the Rangers.