NHL Rumors: Bobrovsky, Ho-Sang, Lundqvist, More

In today’s rumor rundown, one NHL insider suggests a couple of landing options for netminder Sergei Bobrovsky, Josh Ho-Sang thinks he’s being buried in the Islanders’ system and Henrik Lundqvist has no interest in leaving the Rangers. Meanwhile, the Kings won’t head outside the organization despite their goaltending troubles and the Hurricanes might be close […]

The Worst NHL Contracts On All 31 Teams

In a salary cap league, every dollar matters. Teams must be able to get as much value out of their players as possible which means making smart financial decisions as one bad contract can affect a team’s future. Even with that in mind, front offices continue to give out bad contracts and they become handcuffed […]

Rangers’ Sweep the Start of a Playoff Push?

Anyone who says they predicted a post-trade deadline mini-surge from the New York Rangers is probably exaggerating at best. Trading away Ryan McDonagh, Rick Nash, J.T. Miller, Michael Grabner and Nick Holden and then putting together their first three-game winning streak since mid-December – following a seven-game losing streak, to boot – couldn’t have been […]

Lundqvist’s 100-Save Brilliance Can’t Mask Rangers’ Defensive Woes

Henrik Lundqvist has built a memorable career out of masking the flaws of his defense. This season is no different as the now-36-year-old has same workload he did a decade ago and a tanking roster that is among the league’s worst in shot shares. His historic back-to-back, 50-save wins during last week’s West Coast road […]

Rangers Rebuild Shouldn’t Last Long

Considering Jeff Gorton’s deadline moves last week, a fan might think that the New York Rangers are done contending for a while. A team whose defense relies on Neal Pionk and John Gilmour and whose forward core employs Cody McLeod will not be competing for a Stanley Cup, the Blueshirts are not far from dominating the Eastern […]