Rangers captain Jacob Trouba cried while talking about wife Kelly

Emotional Jacob Trouba expressed immense gratitude for wife Kelly on the same day Tuesday Rangers named him the 28th captain in the history of the franchise, While discussing the captaincy during a conversation with MSG’s John Giannon, the 28-year-old defenseman spoke about Kelly, who is a doctor, and “has done everything” for him to lead … Read more

Jacob Troba earns Rangers captaincy with the courage to be himself

It is not just about the appointment of a captain. It’s all about appointing the right captain. Mark Messier, who knows more about the subject than anyone who wears a blueshirt, believes Rangers made the right choice. Named Jacob Troba as the 28th captain in franchise history. “Leadership, in most cases, is never appointed, but … Read more

Rangers have new backup options for Igor Shesterkin

Alexander Georgiev may have been conspicuous by his absence on the day of Rangers’ breakup last week, but there isn’t much mystery over his condition. Georgiev, a banned free agent, has made no secret that he wants to play longer than the rangers, Although the Blueshirts hung on him during the season in which he … Read more

Rangers re-sign Sammy Blass for a year

Rangers made their first move of the offseason on Thursday, signing wing Sammy Blass to a one-year, $1.525 million deal, per Capfriendly. The deal prevented restricted free agency for Blass, who came in the Pavel Buchnevich trade last season. Blass played 14 matches with the Rangers this season before tearing his ACL. Although he had … Read more

Rangers need to go back to their strength vs. Penguins

Goal-scorers and special teams, throughout the year, were the calling cards of this Rangers team. And on that basis, they should have taken the home ice back instead in a Game 3–7–4 loss of their first-round series against the Penguins. On a five-by-five off any metric you choose, Rangers had the better performance of this … Read more