After taking the day off yesterday, the Rangers reconvened for practice today with Arron Asham (back spasms) as the only player who did not participate.
According to Andrew Gross at the Bergen Record, the lines remained the same...
Carl Hagelin-Brad Richards-Rick Nash
Taylor Pyatt-Derek Stepan-Ryan Callahan
J.T. Miller-Brian Boyle-Marian Gaborik
Darroll Powe-Jeff Halpern-Stu Bickel
...while you never like to see your 40-goal scorer on the third line, I love the balance throughout the line-up. There's really not a line that I hate. Torts has done a good job here.
...man that Asham signing is looking worse and worse by the day. If Bickel has another solid game tomorrow, Asham might not have a spot waiting for him when he's healthy.
After practice Tortorella discussed the importance of Nash's return with Gross...
“I think Nash helped us all. He made an effect on the game right away and right on through it. I think a little bit is with Brad (Richards), he’...