In our latest look at the future of the Blueshirts, we profile University of Michigan standout and 2007 6th round pick Carl Hagelin.
When training camp began, John Tortorella told everyone that the team was looking for a few of it’s youngsters to make some strides and win jobs on the big club. After seeing the amount of ice time and the opportunities to prove themselves during preseason contests he gave his young hopefuls, it’s evident he wasn’t [...]
Ryan McDonagh, Defenseman 6-1, 212 lbs. Date of Birth: 06-13-1989 Drafted by Montreal in 1st Round of 2007 NHL Draft Acquired by Rangers (trade) on June, 30, 2009 McDonagh is the type of defensive prospect all GM’s hope to have in their organization’s system. He has an all around game and shows strength at both [...]
Derek Stepan, Center 6-0, 168 lbs. Date of Birth: 06-18-1990 Drafted in 2nd Round of 2008 NHL Draft Stepan is an intelligent playmaker who possesses an all around game and loves to play along the boards and in the corners. After leading his prep school Shattuck-St. Mary’s in scoring (44 goals and 67 assists) during [...]
This is the first in a weekly series of profiles on the youngsters currently in the Rangers organization who will be counted on to contribute in the future. Evgeny Grachev, Center/Winger 6-3, 212 lbs. Date of Birth: 2-21-1990 Drafted in 3rd Round of 2008 NHL Draft. Evegeny Grachev is currently considered by many to be [...]