Originally posted on Blue Seat Blogs  |  Last updated 1/8/13
With pucks set to drop in just a few short weeks, many questions will arise going into an abbreviated training camp. One of the biggest questions about the Rangers roster specifically is, just how much should we expect to see Martin Biron this season? In two full seasons with the Rangers, Martin Biron has played in 17 and 21 games, or 20% and 26% of the season. This year will be different. On one hand, a reduced amount of games obviously gives guys a chance to rest both physically and mentally. After all, it was Torts who had to convince Lundqvist to start fewer games last season in order to keep the tank full. The result was Hank’s first Vezina. Of course, the other side of the equation is losing a step. Anyone who’s played a sport before knows that such a big part of the game is timing and getting into a rhythm. With a truncated training camp and a compressed schedule, some players will no doubt be off. Perhaps no position relies more on timing and rhythm than the position of NHL...
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