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.
First impressions on the schedule...
First of all, word is that Michael Del Zotto's reps still negotiating with Sather. We'll know more in the morning if he's in for physicals and on-ice testing conditioning.
On the sked:
14 of first 21 at MSG.
As tweeted, only six back-to-backs; Flyers, Devils have 10, in comparison.
One four game road trip, March 10 to 16. Washington, Buffalo, Winnipeg and Pittsburgh. Two rare afternoon games on that trip.
Both trips to Boston by Feb 12.
Last four games of season are this: NJ at MSG, NY at Florida, NY at Carolina, NJ at MSG.
Isles games: Feb. 7 and 14 at MSG, March 7 at Coliseum, April 13 at Coliseum
Five with Pens, Five with Flyers...
One four game home stand, two three gamers....