Update, 1:42 p.m.:
To watch at MSG.com, click here.
Although brief, newest Ranger Rick Nash did join Boomer & Carton on WFAN 660AM in New York this morning for a few minutes to talk about the trade.
To listen to the entire interview, click here.
- Judging from his comments, New York was the only place Rick Nash wanted to go. He recognizes the team they have and how close they are to winning a Cup. It’s refreshing to hear great players wanting to come here for a chance at winning, not because of money.
Yesterday, the Rangers announced their preseason schedule—which all hinges on the season starting on time. Here’s the complete list:
2012 RANGERS PRESEASON SCHEDULE
Date Opponent Site&Time
Wednesday, Sept. 26 New Jersey Albany, 7:00 PM
Friday, Sept. 28 New Jersey Newark, 7:00 PM
Saturday, Sept. 29 Philadephia Philadelphia, 7:00 PM
Thursday, Oct. 4 NY Islanders Uniondale, 7:00 PM
Saturday, Oct. 6 Colorado Kansas City, Mo. 8:00 PM
Monday, Oct. 8 Los Angeles Los Angeles, 10:30 PM
- The NHL is warming up Kansas City for hockey again to prepare for the Islanders move in 2015. I kid I kid (not really).
Finally, for all the Dubinsky lovers, it seems as if Mike Rupp will be wearing number 17 next season. There was a conversation between the two on Twitter the other day, but seems to have disappeared *hmm.* Although, if you check out Rupp’s Twitter handle, it has gone from Rupper71 to Rupper17.
- Conspiracy theories I tell you!