Originally posted on NY Rangers Blog  |  Last updated 4/2/13
Andrew Gross at the Bergen Record reports that Jesper Fast skated with the Rangers for the first time today on a line with Brian Boyle and Taylor Pyatt. ...talk about trying to stunt a guy's scoring. Fast is supposed to be an exciting offensive threat with a ton of speed and Torts puts him on a line with these two slugs? Despite Fast skating today, John Tortorella said this about Fast appearing at practice (via Blueshirts United)... "We just want to take a look at him. I had a chance to talk with him before practice, just to say hello. The ony thought process today was that we wanted to look at him. I don't think he had skated since (last) Wednesday out in Hartford. We had a scheduled practice today and it gave us an opportunity for us to take a look at him also." Fast, who was wearing #12, has been skating with the CT Whale this week. Here's a pic of Fast (middle gray jersey) from practice today (via Daily News)... ...so Torts can't trust Kreider who h...
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