This has been a hectic holiday weekend in the United States–the Thanksgiving holiday and lots of games, which have been generally good for the Rangers prospects and not so good for the NHL team. At this time of year, much of the Rangers scouting staff is on the road, balancing family time with the need [...]
Articles from November 2009
The Rangers blog will be back with more info on prospects after the Thanksgiving weekend. Enjoy your holidays all!!!
Okay, I’ll admit that 19 games seems like a strange number after which to do performance reviews, but patterns have certainly emerged, so I decided that now is as good a time as any. First, the parameters. Only the players through age 26 are included. While this too may sound totally arbitrary, in fact, its [...]
Sorry for the lack of posting last week, but the flu bug had me barely functioning, no less attending games and digging up information. But I am feeling much better and am back to watching and keeping my ears to the ground. Contract Update First, this morning it was confirmed that Tyler Arnason, suspended by [...]
The Rangers have six prospects currently playing NCAA hockey, including two in the WCHA, two playing in Hockey East, and two in the CCHA. Ryan McDonagh, D, University of Wisconsin, Rating: B–A lot has been expected of McDonagh coming into his junior season, and for the most part, he is off to a good start. [...]
It’s November 1, a new month. So let’s go over how the non-professional Rangers’ prospects are performing. To make it simple, I am going to give a quick review and a letter rating for each player, covering the CHL prospects today, and the NCAA players and Euros over the course of this week. BTW, your [...]