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Possible Outcomes for a Lias Andersson Trade

Reading Time: 2 minutesWith the recent news of former seventh overall pick Lias Andersson deciding to remain in Sweden instead of joining the New York Rangers for training camp, let’s look at some possible trade destinations for the young forward. The only way he’ll be able to return to the NHL is via trade after refusing to be apart of the Rangers organization. This was a result of the 21 year old Swedish forward not living up to expectations and severely underperforming. Edmonton Oilers The first possible deal is a clean one for one swap with the Edmonton Oilers....

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Hank or Igor: Who’s in the Crease for the Playoffs

Reading Time: 2 minutesWith the 24 team playoff format accepted, it’s time to look at what the Rangers will do once their best-of-5 series against the Carolina Hurricanes comes.  One of the biggest debates there has been is whether 38-year-old Henrik Lundqvist or youngster Igor Shesterkin will start in goal for the New York Rangers. The King, as Henrik Lundqvist is called, is arguably the best goaltender in Rangers history. But, Lundqvist is definitely regressing, whereas Igor is flourishing. Shesterkin, who was a 4th round pick, took New York by storm, posting a 10-2-0 record in his first 12...

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