Blue Notes

Steve Zipay takes you inside the locker room, home and on the road, with the New York Rangers, and also writes about the NHL, off and on the ice.

Del Zotto's dropoff

Michael Del Zotto of the Rangers shoots on

Michael Del Zotto of the Rangers shoots on goal during the first period against the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center. (Oct. 8, 2013) (Credit: Getty Images)

Michael Del Zotto was a healthy scratch for the second time Saturday, and the 23-year-old defenseman, who is a restricted free agent this summer, has yet to find his game offensively or defensively.

Year Gms G A P +/-

2009-10 80 9 28 37 -20

2010-11 47 2 9 11 -5

2011-12 77 10 31 41 +20

2012-13 46 3 18 21 +6

2013-14 16 1 3 4 -4

Tags: Rangers , Michael Del Zotto

advertisement | advertise on newsday

NHL videos

Vote

What was the biggest issue in the Rangers' Stanley Cup loss to the Kings?

Offense Defense Power play Coaching Something else

@stevezipay

advertisement | advertise on newsday